Penske Logistics has selected a software solution from JDA Software Group to assist with its global supply chain management operations. Penske will utilize JDA’s Warehouse Management and Warehouse Labor Management solutions.
“We’ve invested more than $20 million in a variety of technology improvements to help fortify our existing infrastructure and keep our company on the leading-edge of supply chain technology,” said Marc Althen, president, Penske Logistics. “We’re pleased to be working with JDA in a new way and we have a history with them as a valued technology partner.”
Penske Logistics operates more than 19 million sq. ft. of warehouse space on behalf of its customers.
“We are delighted to help Penske Logistics integrate and optimize its distribution logistics operations,” said Hamish Brewer, chief executive officer, JDA Software. “The selection of JDA Warehouse Management provides Penske Logistics with a market-leading global execution platform to support complex order fulfillment requirements. Coupled with their JDA Transportation Management solutions, it enhances their position as the dominant provider in the crucial customer-facing last mile with world-class functionality that creates a competitive advantage for their blue-chip customer base.”
JDA provides supply chain solutions.
“By tightly integrating JDA Warehouse Management with its previously deployed JDA Transportation solutions, Penske Logistics can execute on advanced upstream transportation plans with visibility into warehouse constraints such as dock profiles, and labor and warehouse capacity,” said David Johnston, senior vice president, supply chain, JDA Software. “This gives them the ability to create more realistic and optimal loads that can be executed by the warehouse for a strategic advantage in a highly competitive market.”