RedPrairie Launches Global Resource for Supply Chain

RedPrairie Corporation launches, a digital platform at the heart of a multi-channel program established to deliver content and commentary targeted to supply chain and retail executives as they strive to achieve and sustain competitive advantage in an era of relentless globalization and ever-changing market demands.

Commerce in Motion, a RedPrairie sponsored program, will offer research, commentary, networking events, and interactive tools for those looking to streamline the flow of goods from raw materials into the hands of the consumer.

The program features numerous resources that document the specific challenges and opportunities inherent in today's global marketplace, and connects real-world supply chain and retail practitioners with assets from industry thought leaders including Capgemini, Microsoft and Tompkins Associates, as well as with each other.

"Tompkins Associates is excited to participate in Commerce in Motion," says Jim Tompkins, president and chief executive officer for Tompkins Associates. "We applaud its goal of providing a forum whereby supply chain thought leaders and industry leaders can come together to provide content, engage in conversation, debate, and exchange ideas to address the needs of organizations competing in today's global economy. With our track record of successful engagements, Tompkins Associates is eager to share our collective insights and expertise in this new forum."

Complimentary resources currently offered through include:

  • A supply chain strength test
  • A real-time global commerce heat index
  • A comprehensive executive report on turning transformational business trends into sustainable competitive advantage
  • An upcoming webinar on the rise of social, mobile and local shopping technologies
  • Infographics, commentary, white papers, and more.

"Helping companies navigate the global marketplace in which we all compete is our mission at Commerce in Motion," says David Bruno, director, RedPrairie Center for Commerce Studies.

"Considering the relentless pace at which the supply chain landscape evolves, combined with the constant demands of the hyper-connected consumer impacting business up and down the supply chain, we have endeavored to offer supply chain and retail leaders an interactive and insightful resource to help them compete more effectively."