Cumberland-based supply chain commerce solutions provider Manhattan Associates Inc. on Tuesday announced it has won The Australian Business Award for Product Innovation 2014, for its distribution management solution, Manhattan SCALE. The award recognizes product leadership through the practical application of innovative solutions for new and existing markets and by providing a point of differentiation from competitors.
Manhattan SCALE is a portfolio of distribution management and transportation management solutions, built on a common Microsoft-based platform or Microsoft .NET technology and designed to be rapidly implemented and deployed to meet the needs of organizations around the world.
In Australia, companies such as Fashion Biz, eStore Logistics and GraysOnline use Manhattan SCALE to drive customer service and profitability improvements through more streamlined warehouse operations, better inventory visibility and increased efficiencies and productivity.
“We are very honored to receive the 2014 Australian Business Award for Product Innovation for our globally recognized and industry leading solution, Manhattan SCALE. We have a strong focus on research and development, investing more than $300 million in our Supply Chain Commerce Solutions since 2006,” said Raghav Sibal, managing director of Australia & New Zealand at Manhattan
Associates. “This ensures our solutions are regularly updated, helping our customers to stay one step ahead of the competition in their respective industries. This award is further testament to our ongoing commitment to our customers here in Australia and around the world.”
“We are extremely fortunate to work with some of Australia’s most innovative brands, who not only bring our solutions to life, but also use our technology to drive best practice within the industries in which they operate,” Sibal said. “In particular, many companies in the retail sector have derived considerable benefit in the area of customer service improvement and margin enhancement.”
The Australian Business Awards are an international, all-encompassing awards program honoring organizations that demonstrate the core values of business excellence, product excellence, sustainability and commercial success in their respective industries. The awards are an opportunity for organizations to gain a competitive advantage by having their projects, initiatives, contributions and products and services recognized.
Nominations from organizations throughout Australia were received this year in 10 categories including The Australian Business Award for Enterprise, Technology, Service, Brand and Marketing Excellence.
For more information, visit www.businessawards.com.au.