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LLamasoft to Present at the Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference

August 25, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 25, 2016). LLamasoft, a global leader in supply chain optimization software and solutions, will present at the Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference August 29-31 in Atlanta. The event, in its eighth year, brings together logistics and supply chain professionals from non-government organizations, industry, government, military and academic institutions to share best […]... Read More >>

Argos and LLamasoft Shortlisted in 2016 European Supply Chain Excellence Awards

August 24, 2016

Nominated in the category of Supply Chain Strategy and Design Towcester, England (August 24, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, is delighted to be shortlisted along with customer Argos for the 2016 European Supply Chain Excellence Awards, in the category of Supply Chain Strategy and Design. This year sees […]... Read More >>

FIDELITONE Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru

July 14, 2016

FIDELITONE Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru Third party logistics provider to use LLamasoft for last mile delivery route optimization ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 14, 2016). LLamasoft, a global leader in supply chain optimization software and solutions, is pleased to announce that FIDELITONE, a provider of last mile delivery, inbound materials management, order fulfillment, service parts management […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft & LISTech Announce Alliance for the Mexican Market and Joint Participation at the XVI National Forum of Merchandise Transportation

July 7, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 7, 2016) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions and LISTech, a Mexican company with specialization in technology and mobility applications for the logistics industry, have announced an alliance for the commercialization of LLamasoft transportation optimization technology in Mexico. This alliance will allow logistics and transportation companies […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Veraction Announce Global Partnership

June 29, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. and MEMPHIS, Tenn.  (June 29, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions; and Veraction, a leading provider of Transportation Spend Management solutions, have announced an OEM partnership, whereby Veraction will resell LLamasoft supply chain design technology. By enhancing its transportation spend management offering with LLamasoft supply chain […]... Read More >>

EY Announces LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Technology Award Winner in Michigan and Northwest Ohio

June 27, 2016

2016 marks 30 years of ingenuity in America ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 27, 2016) — LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, is proud to announce that President, CEO and co-founder of LLamasoft, Don Hicks was named the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2016 in the Technology category for the Michigan and Northwest […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Food & Drink Supply Chain 2016

June 21, 2016

Towcester, UK. (June 21, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will exhibit at the 2016 Food and Drink Supply Chain Conference in London. LLamasoft’s Director of Customer Success Management and Solution Design for EMEA, Fraser Ironside will also present at the conference. The one-day, industry-led conference and networking event will […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Supply Chain & Logistics Summit & Expo 2016

June 15, 2016

Towcester, UK. (June 15, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will exhibit at the 18th Annual EMEA Supply Chain and Logistics Summit and Expo in Barcelona. LLamasoft EMEA Professional Services Director Jon Nicholas will also present at the conference. The Summit is one of the largest for supply chain professionals […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host Sixth Annual SummerCon Supply Chain Conference in New Orleans

May 26, 2016

Event to feature customer presentations by Cisco Services, IKEA, Starbucks and more May 26, 2016 (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will welcome supply chain practitioners from numerous industries to the sixth annual SummerCon conference, June 15-17 at the Hilton Riverside in New Orleans, Louisiana. This year’s event […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host Supply Chain Innovation Workshop in Shanghai

May 12, 2016

May 12, 2016 (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology and solutions will host a Supply Chain Innovation Workshop in Shanghai. On Thursday, May 19 LLamasoft China will host supply chain and logistics leaders from throughout the region for a one-day workshop. The event will offer customer case study sessions […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Caterpillar, Inc. to Present at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016

May 10, 2016

Supply chain design leader also to exhibit at North American event ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 10, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions will present and exhibit at the Gartner North American Supply Chain Executive Conference May 17-19 in Phoenix. The annual conference will draw supply chain leaders from many of […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and PepsiCo to Present at Supply Chain Marathon Conference in Brazil

May 5, 2016

May 5, 2016 (ANN ARBOR, Mich.) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will exhibit and present next week at the Supply Chain Marathon Conference May 10-11 in São Paulo, Brazil. LLamasoft will present two sessions at the conference. On May 11 at 11:30 a.m. Sales Director for LLamasoft Brazil Paulo Nazario […]... Read More >>

Super Retail Group Selects LLamasoft for Supply Chain Modeling and Data Analytics

May 4, 2016

LLamasoft will be partner of choice for supply chain design May 4, 2016 (ANN ARBOR, Mich). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, is pleased to announce that [following a competitive selection process] Super Retail Group has selected the LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru and SupplyChainGuru.com supply chain modeling platform and the LLamasoft […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Transplace Shipper Symposium

May 3, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 3, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present at the Transplace Shipper Symposium May 10 in San Antonio. LLamasoft Product Manager for Data Services, John Trestrail, will present on a panel titled “Driving ROI through Network Optimization” from 3:50-4:35 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10. In […]... Read More >>

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. Selects LLamasoft as Supply Chain Modeling Platform

April 28, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 28, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, is proud to announce that U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. has selected the LLamasoft supply chain design platform to optimize its distribution network. U.S. Silica is a leading producer of commercial silica sand used in industrial products and the oil and […]... Read More >>

Kurt Salmon US Inc. Japan Branch and LLamasoft K.K. Form Business Alliance

April 27, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 27, 2016). LLamasoft’s Japanese office, LLamasoft K.K., and Kurt Salmon US Inc.’s Japan Branch officially announced that they have formed a new business alliance in Japan. Kurt Salmon is a global retail management consultancy with deep expertise in supply chain operations. The company offers execution-oriented consulting services that supports client companies […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at CSCMP Roundtable Event in St. Louis

April 21, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 21, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present at a Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Roundtable event April 28 for the St. Louis chapter. The theme of the event is “The New Era of Supply Chain.” LLamasoft Vice President of Public Sector Solutions, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Detroit Techweek 100 Innovators for 2016

April 19, 2016

CEO Don Hicks makes the list of Ambassadors with other prominent area leaders ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 19, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader of supply chain design software solutions, has been named to the Detroit Techweek 100 for 2016. The list, now in its fifth year, recognizes organizations and leaders in the Detroit Metro area […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at University of Arkansas Spring Supply Chain Conference

April 12, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 12, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, will present at the University of Arkansas’ Spring Supply Chain Conference April 20 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The theme of this year’s conference is Supply Chain Management “Uber Trends”. From 10:15-11:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 20 LLamasoft Vice President of Solution Strategy […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Brzoznowski to Present at Logistics Summit & Expo 2016

March 31, 2016

Supply chain design leader also exhibiting at annual Mexico conference ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 31, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will exhibit at the upcoming Logistics Summit and Expo 2016 in Mexico City. LLamasoft EVP Toby Brzoznowski will also present at the conference. The conference is one of the […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present Value of Supply Chain Design at the Chief Supply Chain Officer Exchange

March 9, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 9, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present at the Chief Supply Chain Officer Exchange March 10 in Dallas. This invitation-only event will draw senior supply chain leadership from leading organizations. At 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 10, LLamasoft Vice President of Solutions Strategy, Jeff […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Panama Logistics Summit 2016

March 3, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 3, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present at the Panama Logistics Summit in Panama City, Panama on Friday, March 11. The event is hosted by the Panama Maritime Chamber. At 10:30 a.m., Arturo Villarreal, LLamasoft Director of Solution Design for Latin America will present, […]... Read More >>

Global Supply Chain Optimization Hampered by Poor Data and Lack of Focus on Strategic Collaboration

February 24, 2016

Fifty percent of supply chain professionals polled say crucial data is either late or inaccurate ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 24, 2016). Today LLamasoft, the global leader of supply chain design software solutions, shares results of a recent poll showing that the majority (60 percent) of supply chain managers say their organization is too focused on […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor and Present at RILA Supply Chain Conference

February 23, 2016

EVP Brzoznowski to lead omni-channel panel with representatives from Michael Kors and Cabela’s ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 23, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will both sponsor and present at the Retail Industries Leader Association (RILA) Supply Chain Conference February 28-March 2 in Dallas. One of the largest annual gatherings […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at European Supply Chain Directors Forum

February 22, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 22, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will present at the European Supply Chain Directors Forum in Prague. The focus of this year’s conference is Transformation, Culture and Collaboration. On Thursday, February 25 from 11:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m. LLamasoft’s Senior Director of Supply Chain Visibility Kevin Boake will […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present with Expeditors at CSCMP Roundtable Puget Sound Event

February 18, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 18, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present with Expeditors at a CSCMP Roundtable event hosted by the Puget Sound chapter on February 25. The theme of the event is “Technology in Action: Transforming Logistics.” LLamasoft Vice President of Professional Services, Mike Detampel will present […]... Read More >>

Three LLamasoft Executives Named to 2016 ‘Pros to Know’ by Supply and Demand Chain Executive

February 17, 2016

Baker, McFarland and Stegmier named to annual list of industry experts ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 17, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, is pleased to announce that three members of the senior leadership have been named to Supply and Demand Chain Executives list of ‘Pros to Know’ for 2016. TC Baker […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Sugar Foods to Present at CSCMP Atlanta Roundtable Event

February 16, 2016

Supply chain leaders to present on using design to improve operations ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 16, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design, will present alongside Sugar Foods at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Atlanta Roundtable event on Thursday, February 25 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The joint presentation will cover […]... Read More >>

Siemens Building Technologies Selects LLamasoft for Supply Chain Design

February 11, 2016

LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru Will be Standard Supply Chain Modeling Platform for Siemens Building Technologies Division ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 11, 2016) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that Siemens Building Technologies Division has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the standard application for supply chain design.  The […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at CSCMP Western Michigan Roundtable Event

February 10, 2016

Two senior members of the LLamasoft team to speak on topic of women in supply chain leadership ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 10, 2016). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced its participation in a Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Western Michigan Roundtable event February 17 at the DeVos […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Expanded Partnership with PwC to Collaborate with Japan and SEA Region Customers

January 28, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 28, 2016) — LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, has partnered with PwC in Japan, a global network of firms in 157 countries with more than 208,000 people with a growing supply chain design presence in Japan. “As PwC is already a premier partner with LLamasoft, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host Supply Chain Design Conference in Tokyo

January 26, 2016

Event to draw supply chain leaders from Japan and Southeast Asia Region to discuss the importance of supply chain design ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 26, 2016) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will host its first Supply Chain Exchange conference on February 24, 2016 at the Bellesalle Tokyo Nihonbashi. The […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor and Present at Jump Start Conference

January 12, 2016

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 12, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, will sponsor and present a session at the Jump Start 2016 Conference January 18-20 in Atlanta. The conference will draw shippers, carriers and logistics and technology providers around the theme “Igniting Supply Chain Strategy”. From 12:45-1:15 p.m. on […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Closes Out Historic Year of Growth, Acquisitions and Product Development

December 29, 2015

Supply chain software leader looks to focus on new product launches and innovations in 2016 ANN ARBOR, Mich. (December 29, 2015) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, is wrapping up a year of exponential growth, innovation and development.  With multiple acquisitions, continued hiring surge and expansion into new products, it […]... Read More >>

Home Retail Group Selects LLamasoft as Supply Chain Design Partner of Choice

December 22, 2015

LLamasoft Will be Standard Tool for Supply Chain Modeling December 22, 2015 (ANN ARBOR, Mich). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, announces that Home Retail Group has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru as its tool of choice for supply chain modeling. Home Retail Group is the UK’s leading home and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Global VP of Marketing to Participate in CMO Roundtables Summit Webinar

December 8, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (December 8, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, today announced that Global Vice President of Marketing, Ginger Stegmier, will present on the CMO Roundtables Summit webinar on Wednesday, December 9. The live panel discussion is one in a twelve-part series of webinars focused on the growing […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host SummerCon 2016 in New Orleans

December 1, 2015

Sixth annual supply chain design conference to draw supply chain leaders from around the globe ANN ARBOR, Mich. (December 1, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will host its sixth annual supply chain design conference, SummerCon 2016, June 13-17 at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. The five-day event starts with […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor and Present at the Supply Chain Event in Paris

November 17, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 17, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will speak and exhibit at the Supply Chain Event 2015 November 17-18 at the Port de Versailles – Pave 5.3 in Paris. LLamasoft and its new strategic partner, Barloworld SCS, will be presenting and exhibiting at the conference, whose […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named ‘Technology Company of the Year’ at 2015 MLive Deals of the Year Awards

November 16, 2015

Supply chain leader also honored with eighth consecutive Fast Track Award  ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 16, 2015) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been named the “Technology Company of the Year” at the 2015 MLive Deals of the Year Awards. LLamasoft was also honored with its eight consecutive Ann Arbor SPARK […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Ranked 269th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500™

November 13, 2015

Supply chain design leader named to the list for the fourth consecutive year ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 13, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced it has ranked 269 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 list of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Continues to Expand Operations with More than Twenty Open Positions

November 11, 2015

Career event on November 19 focused on product development and applied research opportunities ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 11, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, continues its growth with more than twenty open positions across its global locations, with a large number of opportunities in the software development organization. LLamasoft will […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Expands Supply Chain Design Training and Coaching Offerings

November 10, 2015

Ann Arbor, Mich. (November 10, 2015) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has expanded its supply chain modeling training and coaching offerings to help customers foster internal design competency, leading to more rapid business impact. The LLamasoft supply chain design platform is used by large businesses around the world to […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Acquires Barloworld Supply Chain Software Division

November 3, 2015

Continues expansion of global footprint and supply chain planning platform Creates new strategic relationship with Barloworld Logistics ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Nov 3, 2015) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions announced that it has acquired Barloworld’s Supply Chain Software (SCS) Division, including all technology, software applications, and the Barloworld SCS team. LLamasoft and Barloworld […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft’s Salvador Murguia Named to Board of Soy Logístico

October 20, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (October 20, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced that Salvador Murguia, Business Development Director for Mexico for LLamasoft, has been named to the board of Soy Logístico, a recently launched logistics organization. Soy Logístico, which translates to “I Am Logistics” is an organization created by the […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Secures $50 Million in Funding from Goldman Sachs

September 29, 2015

Supply chain technology company continues to push innovation in the marketplace ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September29, 2015). LLamasoft, a supply chain software innovator, announced that it has closed a $50 million Series B financing round with affiliates of Goldman, Sachs & Co.  The minority investment will be used to fund numerous technology development and growth initiatives.  […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present and Sponsor at the Expologistica 2015 Event in Brazil

September 21, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 21, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions will present and exhibit at the ILOS Expologistica 2015, September 22-24 in Rio de Janiero. The event is the largest of the year for the supply chain industry in Brazil. LLamasoft will present four sessions at the conference. […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in London

September 17, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 17, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will present during and sponsor the 2015 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, September 23-24 in London. The conference will draw supply chain executives from some of the most influential companies across Europe and include case study presentations as well as […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present with General Motors at Automotive Logistics Conference

September 15, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 15, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will exhibit and present at the Automotive Logistics 2015 conference, September 22-24 at the Marriott at the Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit. The conference, in its 16th year, draws logistics professionals in the automotive industry from across North America. LLamasoft […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at INFORMS Midwest Practice of Analytics Conference

September 14, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 14, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present at the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Midwest Practice of Analytics Conference September 16 at the Gleacher Center in Chicago. INFORMS is the largest society in the world for professionals in the field of […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at Cincinnati CSCMP Roundtable

September 8, 2015

Brzoznowski to present on innovations in supply chain design ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 8, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in the supply chain design software solutions, will participate at the Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Cincinnati Roundtable on September 10. The event will be held at the Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce. LLamasoft Executive […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at Cincinnati CSCMP Roundtable

September 1, 2015

Supply chain design leader to sponsor and present several sessions at event ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 1, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain software solutions, will sponsor and present at the Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference September 27-30 in San Diego. The conference is the organization’s largest event […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at CSCMP Peru Conference Series

August 27, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 27, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will participate in two CSCMP events this week in Peru. LLamasoft is experiencing rapid growth in Latin America, with heightened focus in the Peruvian region over the last year. On Thursday, August 27, Senior Vice President for LLamasoft, Alejandro Nieto […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Adds New Transplace, Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium and Xeneta Reference Data for Strategic Supply Chain Modeling Use

August 26, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 26, 2015) – Today LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced partnerships with three influential supply chain companies to provide increasingly detailed data to its modeling customers. Transplace, a 3PL and supply chain technology company and long-term LLamasoft partner, increased engagement with LLamasoft customers by providing intra-Mexico […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies for 2015

August 13, 2015

Supply chain design leader experienced 252 percent growth in last three years ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 13, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, announced its inclusion on the 2015 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. LLamasoft ranked 1,614 of 5,000. This is LLamasoft’s second year […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host Open House at Ann Arbor Headquarters Co-Hosted with Ann Arbor SPARK

August 12, 2015

Supply chain design leader’s growth continues with numerous open positions around the globe ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 12, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will host a recruiting mixer to welcome the community to learn more about the company’s recent and sustained growth. Ann Arbor SPARK, an economic development organization for […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to 2015 Michigan Business & Professional Association’s Best and Brightest Companies To Work For™ in Metropolitan Detroit

August 11, 2015

Supply chain design leader named to list for the third straight year August 11, 2015. (ANN ARBOR, Mich). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, has been named to the 2015 list of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work for In Metropolitan Detroit by the Michigan Business & Professional Association (MBPA). This […]... Read More >>

Bob McFarland Joins LLamasoft as SVP of Global Sales

August 4, 2015

August 4, 2015 (ANN ARBOR, Mich). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, announced the appointment of Bob McFarland as Senior Vice President of Global Sales. McFarland will lead business development efforts for the LLamasoft team worldwide. McFarland brings decades of experience in the technology industry to his role with LLamasoft, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and LOCOM Enter Strategic Partnership

July 31, 2015

Cooperation bundles transatlantic supply chain competence (Reposted from locom.com) LOCOM, the company for supply chain planning and software situated in Karlsruhe, Germany, has begun a strategic partnership with the American company LLamasoft, Inc., seated in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The purpose of the partnership is to bundle continental competence, create a thoroughly global range of performance, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to List of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners by SupplyChainBrain Magazine

July 21, 2015

Supply chain design leader acknowledged in list’s thirteenth year ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 21, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, has been named to SupplyChainBrain magazine’s thirteenth annual list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners. Nominations for inclusion on this list are submitted by customers to recognize their supply chain partners […]... Read More >>

Added Perspectives to the LLamasoft Acquisition of IBM LogicTools Application Suite

July 20, 2015

by Bob Ferrari As seen in Supply Chain Matters, here.  In April, Supply Chain Matters alerted our readers to news that supply chain design and analysis technology provider LLamasoft had acquired IBM’s LogicTools supply chain network design applications business unit, including rights to LogicNet Plus, Inventory, Product Flow Analystand Transportation Analyst. At the time of the announcement, our initial view was that this deal […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at the 17th Annual European Supply Chain and Logistics Summit

June 11, 2015

Supply chain design leader to share insight on creating value through optimal design ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 11, 2015) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced its participation at the 17th Annual European Supply Chain and Logistics Summit in Barcelona. The event draws supply chain and logistics professionals from throughout Europe. […]... Read More >>

SummerCon Supply Chain Design Conference to Celebrate Fifth Anniversary

June 9, 2015

LLamasoft Annual Conference Held in Park City, Utah June 24-26 ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 9, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will host its fifth annual supply chain design conference, SummerCon, June 24-26 at the Canyons Resort in Park City, Utah. The only conference dedicated to practitioners of and thought leaders […]... Read More >>

Nineteen of Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2015 Have Designed with LLamasoft

May 27, 2015

Ann Arbor, MI (May 27, 2015) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has supported supply chain design projects for three-quarters of the global companies recognized as part of the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2015.* The annual Supply Chain Top 25 report identifies global supply chain leaders and highlights […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Brzoznowski to Present at SAP Logistics and SCM 2015 in Prague

May 26, 2015

Prague event is SAP’s largest for supply chain professionals ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 26, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will present at the SAP Logistics and SCM 2015 conference in Prague June 1-3. The event is SAP’s largest for supply chain professionals. LLamasoft executive vice president and co-founder, Toby Brzoznowski, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP Nieto Appointed to the SCM Advisory Board of Leading University in Peru

May 21, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 21, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced the appointment of Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto as an Advisory Board member of the Career of Industrial Engineering and Supply Chain Management at the Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC) in Peru. UPC is one […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Participate in the Supply Chain Leaders in Action (SCLA) Annual Executive Forum

May 19, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 19, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced its participation in the Supply Chain Leaders in Action (SCLA) Annual Executive Forum May 27-29 in Bonita Springs, Florida. The theme of this year’s event is “Fueling Growth in a Capacity Strained World”. This annual invitation-only event draws […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named SIIA CODiE Award Finalist for Best Supply Chain Management Solution

May 12, 2015

Supply chain modeling software leader recognized for flagship product Supply Chain Guru ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 12, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced its selection as a 2015 Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Award Finalist in the software category of Best Supply Chain Management Solution for […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

May 7, 2015

LLamasoft customer Land O’Lakes to share insights on transportation planning and modeling ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 7, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced its sponsorship and participation in the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference May 12-14 in Phoenix. The annual North American conference draws thousands of supply chain professionals and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at 5to LatAm Retail Congreshop in Chile

May 4, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 4, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced its participation in the 5to LatAm Retail Congreshop this week in Santiago, Chile. The conference will focus on varying types of technology retailers rely on to drive success, including supply chain design software. LLamasoft Senior Vice President of International […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present with Masco at CSCMP Eastern Michigan Roundtable

April 28, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 28, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced their participation at a Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Eastern Michigan Roundtable event to be hosted at the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments offices in Detroit. LLamasoft Director of Solutions, Bill Kincaid, will present, alongside Yousef […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Enterprise Simulation Planning to Drive Future Strategy

April 22, 2015

by Toby Brzoznowski (As seen in Supply & Demand Chain Executive here) Predicting the future. It sounds a little out there, but when organizations design the structure and policies for future supply chains, that is essentially what they are trying to do. They are asking questions like: How will the supply chain perform two months […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present on Supply Chain Design at Peru Cargo Week

April 16, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 16, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced its participation at Peru Cargo Week, April 22-24 at the Centro de Exposiciones Jockey Plaza in Lima, Peru. LLamasoft Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will present two sessions. The first, on Wednesday, April 22 is, “Strategies […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at CSCMP Columbus Roundtable Spring Forum

April 15, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 15, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced co-founder and Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will speak at the Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Roundtable Spring Forum in Columbus, OH. The theme of the half-day event is Supply Chain by Design. Brzoznowski will present, […]... Read More >>

‘Battle for Talent Is Global’: Rust Belt Seeks Visa Reform

April 15, 2015

by Frances Kai-Hwa Wang (Originally published on NBCNews.com here) After about 233,000 H-1B visa applications outstripped the cap of 65,000 in less than a week for the third year in a row, business and economic leaders across the Midwest—including Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York—spoke out on the need for H-1B visa reform. “It’s a significant issue to […]... Read More >>

Miebach Consulting to Sponsor LLamasoft SummerCon 2015

April 10, 2015

Global Consulting Firm to Provide Summit Level Sponsorship for Annual Supply Chain Design Conference ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 10, 2015) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that Miebach Consulting will sponsor the SummerCon 2015 supply chain design conference at the Summit Level, the highest sponsorship available. The five-day event, […]... Read More >>

Thousands of Michigan’s high-tech employees at mercy of visa lottery

April 9, 2015

Meet the Ann Arbor software company with four employees who will be kicked out of the U.S. if they don’t win a visa lottery. by Nate Bomey  (Originally published in the Detroit Free Press here) In a post-industrial, global economy, the most vital asset for companies is talent. So it’s remarkable that U.S. immigration policy […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Growth Continues with Upcoming Recruiting Activities

April 8, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 8, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, continues its exponential growth with today’s announcement of three upcoming events to draw the best talent in the supply chain industry. On Thursday, April 9, LLamasoft will host Global Detroit, an organization that works with the immigrant population in southeast […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Twin Cities CSCMP Roundtable

April 7, 2015

Leveraging the Cloud and Big Data to Enable Continuous Supply Chain Design / Optimization ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 7, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, will present at the Twin Cities Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Roundtable event in Minneapolis April 10. The Twin Cities CSCMP branch is one […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Hosts Grand Opening and Regional Training Event in New Atlanta Office

April 6, 2015

Supply chain leader expands North American presence ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 6, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software, today announced an office expansion with a new location in Atlanta’s popular Buckhead neighborhood. To celebrate this expansion, LLamasoft will  host a grand opening reception and recruiting event from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Acquires IBM’s LogicTools Supply Chain Applications Business Unit

April 1, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 1, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions announced that LLamasoft has acquired IBM’s LogicTools supply chain applications business unit. This acquisition will include the LogicNet Plus, the Inventory and Product Flow Analyst and the Transportation Analyst products as well as the related technology and support team. LLamasoft will begin […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Costs and the Robinson-Patman Act

April 1, 2015

by Steve Banker (Originally published on Forbes.com here) There is a rarely litigated – but often irritating – antitrust and distribution law known as the Robinson-Patman Act. The Act prohibits sellers from setting different prices for competing purchasers of like commodities, except when justified based on differences in volumes or cost of sale. In short, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Brzoznowski to Present at SAP Logistics and SCM 2015

March 30, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 30, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced its participation in the SAP Logistics and SCM 2015 conference March 30-April 1 in Las Vegas. The event is the primary SAP supply chain event in North America. From 4:45-6 p.m. on Monday, March 30 LLamasoft co-founder and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present with Miebach Consulting at ProMat 2015

March 24, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 24, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced its participation in the ProMat 2015 conference, March 23-26 at McCormick Place in Chicago. The event will draw manufacturing, distribution and supply chain professionals from many of the world’s largest and most successful companies. From 2:15-3 p.m. […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Senior Vice President Alejandro Nieto to Present at WTG Brazilian Supply Chain and Logistics Summit

March 19, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 19, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced its participation in the WTG Brazilian Supply Chain and Logistics Summit in Sao Paolo, Brazil. LLamasoft has experienced accelerated growth throughout Latin America, particularly in Brazil. From 12:30-1:05 p.m. on Monday, March 23, LLamasoft Senior Vice President of […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Richmond Supply Chain Forum in Northamptonshire

March 13, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 13, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, will participate in the Richmond Supply Chain Forum on March 17 at Whittlebury Hall in Northamptonshire, UK. The event will draw supply chain and logistics professionals from across Europe. LLamasoft Strategic Accounts Director for Europe, UK, Tom Davies will present, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft’s Focus on Latin America Continues with Expansion in Mexico and Central America

March 12, 2015

Salvador Murguía Joins Supply Chain Leader to Drive Growth in Region ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 12, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, announced even more expansion in their rapidly growing Latin American business efforts, including the addition of Salvador Murguía as Regional Director. Murguía will lead sales and business development for […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor Logistics Summit & Expo March 18-19 in Mexico City

March 11, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 11, 2015) – LLamasoft, global leader in supply chain design technology, will sponsor the Logistic Summit & Expo, March 18-19 in Mexico City. The event will draw logistics and supply chain professionals and executives from Mexico and Central America to discuss trends and projections that will shape the course of the […]... Read More >>

Rethinking the Global Supply Chain

March 1, 2015

by Joseph O’Reilly (Originally published in Inbound Logistics here) Shifting global dynamics and internal business process changes are compelling manufacturers and retailers to challenge the status quo and reinvent their supply chains Demand is a fickle thing. In today’s global, e-commerce-oriented economy, that one simple truth resonates. Against a backdrop of geopolitical provocations, social conflict, […]... Read More >>

Two LLamasoft Leaders Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s Annual List of “Pros to Know” for 2015

February 26, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 26, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, today announced two members of the organization have been named as “Pros to Know” in this year’s list of leading supply chain professionals by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. Neelima Ramaraju is the director of global health applications at […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor Food Shippers of America’s 60th Annual Logistics Conference

February 24, 2015

LLamasoft to Sponsor Food Shippers of America’s 60th Annual Logistics Conference  ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 24, 2015) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will sponsor the Food Shippers of America’s 60th Annual Logistics Conference, March 1-3 in San Antonio. The focus of this year’s conference is “A Changing Environment Demands Changing […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor Retail Industry Leaders of America (RILA) Retail Supply Chain Conference

February 17, 2015

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (February 17, 2015) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will sponsor the Retail Industry Leaders of America (RILA) Retail Supply Chain Conference in Orlando, February 22-25. The four-day conference is expected to draw hundreds of attendees and thought leaders from the world’s largest retailers and showcase the latest […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Continues Expansion throughout Latin America with Focus in Andean and Caribbean Regions

January 27, 2015

Maria Camila Piñeros Joins Supply Chain Design Software Leader ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 27, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, today announced even greater expansion in Latin America including new business initiatives in the Andean and Caribbean regions. With offices currently in Bogotá, Sao Paulo and Mexico City, LLamasoft is actively […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and CHAINalytics Partner to Provide Integrated Access to Freight Market Intelligence

January 22, 2015

North American transportation data now available to joint customers through Chainalytics’ FMIC and LLamasoft’s Data Guru integration ANN ARBOR, Mich. and ATLANTA (January 22, 2015) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, and Chainalytics, a recognized global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence, today announced the integration […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Webcast Series Demonstrating Value of Supply Chain Design

January 20, 2015

Focus on implementing smarter business processes and SaaS-based modeling ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 20, 2015). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced two webcasts for the first quarter of 2015 to provide insight into the technology and organizational best practices used by global companies to create Supply Chain Design Centers of Excellence. […]... Read More >>

Combating the Driver Shortage Problem with Transportation Optimization

January 15, 2015

by Rebecca Koke (Originally published on Logistics Viewpoint here) North America is facing a huge shortage of truck drivers, and the problem is expected to get worse.  In order to continue moving product, trucking companies are pushing more and more freight onto the rail system, but that solution is not sustainable as it is also […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Names TC Baker New Vice President of North American Sales

December 9, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (December 9, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, today announced that TC Baker has joined the organization as vice president of sales. He will be responsible for sales of LLamasoft solutions throughout the United States and Canada. Baker brings more than 25 years of experience in the supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Introduces the Industry’s First SaaS-Based Supply Chain Design Platform: SupplyChainGuru.com

December 4, 2014

Enables a Sustainable Supply Chain Design Business Function ANN ARBOR, Mich. [December 4, 2014] — LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design solutions,introduces SupplyChainGuru.com, the industry’s first SaaS application solely focused on the supply chain design business process. SupplyChainGuru.com is advancing supply chain design by enabling businesses to increase the scope and influence […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Host Fifth Annual SummerCon Conference in Park City, Utah

November 19, 2014

World’s only conference dedicated to supply chain design expected to draw more than 500 attendees ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 19, 2014) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced it will host the fifth annual SummerCon supply chain design conference June 22-26, 2015 in Park City, Utah. The five-day event offers two days […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present with RS Components at Integrated Supply Chain UK and Ireland Conference

November 18, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 18, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, will sponsor and present with RS Components at the Integrated Supply Chain UK and Ireland Conference, November 26-27 at the Park Plaza Victoria  in London. LLamasoft Strategic Accounts Director, Tom Davies will co-present with LLamasoft customer RS Components on […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Ranked Number 139 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2014 Technology Fast 500™

November 13, 2014

Attributes 830% Percent Revenue Growth to  Market Opportunity, Solution Maturity and a Service-Driven Culture Ann Arbor, Mich. (November 13, 2014) — LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design technology, has been ranked 139 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft, Inc. Recognized with Seventh Consecutive Ann Arbor SPARK FastTrack Award

November 10, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 10, 2014)—LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been honored with its seventh consecutive Ann Arbor SPARK FastTrack award for demonstrating consistent year-over-year growth. “The FastTrack award winners demonstrated that they have what it takes to not only grow their businesses, but to do so consistently, over time,” […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks to Present at CSCMP Peru Roundtable at PAD Business School

November 6, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 6, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that President and CEO Don Hicks will present at CSCMP Peru Roundtable at the PAD Business School in Lima, Peru. Hicks will present, “Winning Through Better Supply Chain Design” from 5:00-6:30 p.m. on Thursday November 13. In this […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Leadership to Present at the Third International Forum of Logistics in Peru

November 4, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 4, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that President and CEO Don Hicks and Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will present at the Third International Forum of Logistics in Lima, Peru. Nieto will present “Found Money—How Modeling Technology Can Uncover Hidden Cost […]... Read More >>

Why Businesses are Elevating Supply Chain Design from a Project to a Core Business Process

November 4, 2014

by John Ames (This was originally published on Logistics Viewpoints, here) When I speak with new customers, many of them tell me how in the past they viewed supply chain design as an optimization project that was completed every three to five years, often by third-party firms. Now these large, multi-national businesses are bringing supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Participate with Deloitte in Paris Supply Chain Roundtable Discussion Sponsored by Supply Chain Magazine

November 3, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 3, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced their participation in a supply chain roundtable discussion alongside LLamasoft Premier Partner, Deloitte from 9-11:00 a.m. at the Neuilly-sur-Seine near Paris. The event is being sponsored by Supply Chain Magazine.   Participating in the roundtable discussion for LLamasoft will […]... Read More >>

Insights from Ryder Innovate 2014

November 3, 2014

by Adrian Gonzalez (This originally appeared on Talking Logistics, here) I have long argued that third party logistics providers (3PLs) should set themselves apart from the competition by fully harnessing the power and value of their customer and employee communities. The reason is simple: companies want their 3PL partners to provide them with insights about leading industry […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Exhibit at APICS 2014 in New Orleans

October 20, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (October 20, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, will exhibit at the APICS 2014 Conference on October 19-20 at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. APICS 2014 will attract more than 1, 800 supply chain and operations management professionals from 40 countries. “APICS events provide […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft VP of Solutions Strategy to Present at CSCMP Upstate South Carolina Roundtable

October 17, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (October 7, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Vice President of Solutions Strategy, Jeff Metersky will present at the Upstate South Carolina Roundtable branch of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) on Tuesday, October 14 in Greenville, South Carolina Metersky will present “Found […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Exhibit at BVL International Supply Chain Conference in Berlin

October 17, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (October 17, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, will exhibit at the BVL International Supply Chain Conference October 22-24 at Hotels InterContinental and Schweizerhof in Berlin. The event is one of the most highly attended conferences of its kind, drawing attendees from across Europe. LLamasoft has been […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor International Forum for Supply Chain & Expo.Logistica

October 9, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (October 9, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions will sponsor and exhibit at the  International Forum for Supply Chain & Expo.Logística, October 14-16 at Hotel Royal Tulipin Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. LLamasoft Managing Director of Latin America, Carlos Valderrama, will co-present with Operations and Logistics Director for […]... Read More >>

Statement

October 6, 2014

October 1, 2014 LLamasoft is sad to share the news of the passing of Jeff Barron. Joining LLamasoft in 2008 took the helm as the Vice President of North American Sales in 2013. Jeff was a great leader, a true representative of the LLamasoft culture and a vital member of the team. He will be missed.... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks to Present at the INFORMS Southeast Michigan Symposium at Michigan State University

October 1, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (October 2, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that President and CEO Don Hicks will present at the second annual Informs Southeast Michigan Symposium at the Kellogg Hotel at Michigan State University in Lansing, Michigan on Friday, October 3. LLamasoft is a proud sponsor of the […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and CLX Announce Agreement to Offer European Truckload and Global Ocean and Parcel Data to LLamasoft Customers

September 24, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 24, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, and CLX Logistics, a supply chain benchmarking and consulting firm, announced an agreement to offer European truckload, global ocean and global parcel data to LLamasoft customers for use in strategic supply chain design. CLX has offered a dedicated […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Strategic Alliance with Miebach Consulting

September 22, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(September 19, 2014)—LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has partnered with Miebach Consulting, a global supply chain business consulting and engineering firm, for the use of LLamasoft supply chain design solutions as Premier Partner,  in North America, Latin America and Spain. As a result of this strategic consulting alliance, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Executive Vice President to Present with Nike at CSCMP Annual Global Conference

September 18, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 18, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present with Jason Trusley, Sr. Director, Global SC Innovation for Nike at the CSCMP Annual Global Conference in San Antonio. Brzoznowski  and Trusley’ s session on Why Supply Chain Design is […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in London

September 8, 2014

ANN ARBOR, MI (September 8, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions will sponsor and exhibit at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference September 10-11 at Park Plaza Westminster Bridgein London, UK. The theme of this year’s event is “Leading the Decade: Creating and Sustaining Excellence in the Supply Chain” and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at APICS Professional Development Series in St. Louis

September 4, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (September 4, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Vice President of Solutions Mike Detampel will present at the APICS Professional Development Series (St. Louis Chapter) dinner at 5:30 p.m. on September 9 at the Clayton-Crowne Plaza. Detampel will present “Advances in Supply Chain Design: Building […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks to Present at Optilon Supply Chain Conference

August 28, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 28, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that President and CEO Don Hicks will present at the Optilon Supply Chain Conference in Stockholm, Sweden. Hicks will present “Advances in Supply Chain Design: Process and Technology” at 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 4. In this […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP of International Sales to Present at CSCMP China Conference

August 26, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 26, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will present at the CSCMP China Conference in Beijing, China. LLamasoft is a proud sponsor of the event. Nieto will present “Like Money in a Coat Pocket – […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to 2014 Inc. 5000

August 25, 2014

List recognizes fastest growing privately-held companies in the U.S. ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 25, 2014) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced its inclusion on the 2014 Inc. 5000, a list recognizing the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. LLamasoft is ranked 1,301 of 5,000. To be considered for inclusion, organizations […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at Tompkins Supply Chain Leadership Forum

August 22, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 22, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present at the Tompkins Supply Chain Leadership Forum in Nashville, TN. Brzoznowski’s session on “Advances in Network Optimization” will be held at 12:30 p.m., August 26 in the Armstrong 1 […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Michigan Business & Professional Association’s Best and Brightest Companies To Work For™ in Metropolitan Detroit

August 13, 2014

Supply Chain Design Software Leader Honored for Second Straight Year ANN ARBOR, Mich. (August 13, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, has been named as one of the Best and Brightest Companies To Work For in Metro Detroit. The awards are sponsored by the Michigan Business and Professional Association and are […]... Read More >>

Ryder Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

July 22, 2014

LLamasoft Will be the Primary Tool for Supply Chain and Transportation Network Design ANN ARBOR, Mich (July 22, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that Ryder has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the primary application for supply chain design and vehicle route optimization throughout the company’s […]... Read More >>

PDF: Majority of Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2014 Companies Have Leveraged LLamasoft Technology

July 22, 2014

What characteristics do the best-run supply chains in the world share? How do they view supply chain improvement? How do their numbers stack up? Download the PDF newsletter, featuring Gartner content, to read how LLamasoft has helped 18 of the 25 companies design better supply chains. PDF Download... Read More >>

LLamasoft Honored with a 2014 Compass Award from the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association

July 15, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 15, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced today their receipt of a 2014 Compass Award from the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA). LLamasoft was awarded an Award of Merit in the Product Development category for the new customer Training Center at LLamasoft headquarters. Entries were […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to SupplyChainBrain’s 100 Great Supply Chain Partners

July 3, 2014

Award recognizes impactful supply chain technology and solutions providers ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 3, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, today announced it has been named to the 100 Great Supply Chain Partner list published by SupplyChainBrain. The honorees were selected through customer nominations. Award criteria were based on an online […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named as Corp! Magazine’s 2014 Michigan’s Economic Bright Spots Award Winner

July 2, 2014

Award focuses on economic growth throughout the state ANN ARBOR, Mich. (July 2, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in the supply chain design solutions, has been named as one of Corp! Magazine’s 2014 Economic Bright Spots Award Winners. The award, in its seventh year, focuses on economic growth throughout the state of Michigan. A number […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain News: Trip Report – LLamasoft User Conference

July 1, 2014

Supply Chain News: Trip Report – LLamasoft User Conference Well Attended Event Shows Company’s Growing Success; Unilever Segments Its Logistics Costs by SCDigest Editorial Staff (As seen in Supply Chain Digest here) I am just back from the LLamasoft SummerCon user conference on the University of Michigan campus, joining 500 or so other attendees packed into the […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and CHAINalytics Announce Partnership

June 25, 2014

LLamasoft and CHAINalytics Announce Partnership North American Truckload Data Available to Joint Customers through Chainalytics’ Freight Market Intelligence Consortium (FMIC) ANN ARBOR, Mich. and ATLANTA (June 25, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, and Chainalytics, a supply chain market intelligence firm and consultancy, today announced a partnership to integrate […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Hosts Bill Nye ‘The Science Guy’ at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

June 25, 2014

After Delivering Keynote Address at SummerCon Supply Chain Design Conference ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 25, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, hosted Bill Nye ‘The Science Guy’ at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum Wednesday afternoon. Nye was in the Ann Arbor area after delivering a keynote address at LLamasoft’s SummerCon supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SummerCon to Draw 500+ Attendees

June 23, 2014

Fourth Annual Supply Chain Design Conference Breaks Registration Record ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 23, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, will host its fourth annual customer conference, SummerCon, at the Michigan League in Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 25-27, 2014. The three-day event, with two days of pre-conference training, has over 550 […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Cassidy Turley Partner to Provide Facility Cost Data for Strategic Supply Chain Modeling

June 18, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. and WASHINGTON, DC — June 18, 2014 – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, and Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., have announced a partnership whereby Cassidy Turley will provide industrial real estate cost data and other information for top U.S. markets […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named as a 2014 Top 100 Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics

June 17, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 17, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, has been named as a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for 2014by Inbound Logistics magazine. Inbound Logisticsreleases the annual list based a number of criteria including scalability, simplicity, fast ROI and ease of implementation. Using questionnaires, personal interviews and other […]... Read More >>

Deloitte and LLamasoft Announce Alliance

June 16, 2014

NEW YORK and ANN ARBOR, Mich., June  16, 2014– Deloitte and LLamasoft, Inc., a leading provider of supply chain design solutions, have entered into an alliance to provide strategic supply chain risk management solutions to help companies improve their management of global supply disruptions. The alliance combines Deloitte’s third-party risk management experience with LLamasoft’s supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP of International Sales Alejandro Nieto to Present at European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit in Barcelona

June 13, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (June 13, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will present at the European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit in Barcelona, Spain. Nieto will present “Like Money in a Coat Pocket–Uncover Hidden Cost Savings in Your Supply Chain” […]... Read More >>

Schneider Electric Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

June 11, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich (June 11, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that Schneider Electric has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the standard application for supply chain design throughout the company’s global enterprise. Schneider Electric is a leading global manufacturer of equipment for electrical power distribution and […]... Read More >>

Majority of Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2014 Have Designed with LLamasoft

June 10, 2014

Ann Arbor, MI (May 21, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has supported supply chain design projects for over half of the global companies recognized as part of the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2014.* The annual Supply Chain Top 25 report identifies companies that demonstrate leadership in […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Health and Humanitarian Logistics Center Conference in Mexico City

June 5, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (June 5, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Managing Director for Africa, Middle East and India, Ryan Purcell, will present at the Health and Humanitarian Logistics Center Conference, June 4-5 in Mexico City. Purcell’s presentation, “Supply Chain Design in the Complex Field of Health and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Major Advances in Multi-Stop Route Optimization for Minimized Transportation System Costs

June 4, 2014

Transportation Guru 8.1 Features Continuous Moves Optimization, Periodic Shipment Balancing and Scheduling and Fleet Optimization ANN ARBOR, MI (June 03, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces significant technology and usability enhancements in the 8.1 release of Transportation Guru transportation network design software. Transportation Guru is the only application […]... Read More >>

Refreshing Your Logistics Network: 6 Steps to Success

June 3, 2014

(As seen in insiderPROFILES here) Even the most well-designed logistics network starts to show its age over time. At some point, you’ll want to hit the refresh key, and take a new look at where you operate warehouses and distribution centers, what inventory you keep in each facility, and how you move goods from place to […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Brzoznowski to Present at SAPICS Supply Chain Conference in South Africa

May 29, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 29, 2014) LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, announced that they will present and exhibit at the SAPICS Supply Chain Conference June 1-3 Sun City, South Africa. LLamasoft will exhibit alongside partner Business Modeling Associates, a leading supply chain solutions provider in the South African region. LLamasoft Executive […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, ‘100 Great Supply Chain Projects’

May 21, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 21, 2014) LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design solutions, was named as part of the 2014 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, “100 Great Supply Chain Projects.” The “100” list recognizes leadership in creating supply chain excellence for customers through innovative solutions. The full report will be available […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Sponsor at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

May 19, 2014

GARTNER Supply Chain Executive Conference, Phoenix AZ May 20, 2014 – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design, announces it will sponsor and exhibit at the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference May 20-22 in Phoenix, AZ. The conference will draw supply chain executives from major organizations to discuss and share ideas around the theme […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present on Panel at Supply Chain Leaders in Action Annual Executive Business Forum

May 12, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 12, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions will participate in a panel discussion titled “Using Big Data as a Competitive Weapon” at the Supply Chain Leaders in Action (SCLA) Annual Executive Business Forum at the Scottsdale Resort and Conference Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. Senior Vice President […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at SAPinsider Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement Conference in Nice

May 9, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 9, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions will sponsor the SAPinsider’s Logistics & SCM, PLM, Manufacturing, and Procurement 2014. The event takes place at the Nice Acropolis Convention Center in Nice, France, May 14-16. LLamasoft EVP Toby Brzoznowksi will present “Strategies for designing your supply chain […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Partners With Automatic Forecasting Systems (AFS)

May 8, 2014

AFS Autobox Demand Planning and Forecasting Software Available to LLamasoft Customers ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(May 8, 2014)–LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has partnered with Automatic Forecasting Systems (AFS) to provide AFS’s Autobox demand planning and forecasting technology to LLamasoft customers for use in strategic supply chain modeling. AFS has focused on […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at Virginia Maritime Association 2014 International Trade Symposium

May 7, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 7, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present at the Virginia Maritime Association 2014 International Trade Symposium in Norfolk, Virginia. Brzoznowski will moderate a panel titled “A Blueprint to Resiliency in Logistics Management” also featuring Director of North […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP of International Sales to Present at Integrated Supply Chain Conference in Turkey

May 1, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (May 1, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will present at the Integrated Supply Chain Conference in Istanbul, Turkey. Nieto will present “Like Money in a Coat Pocket – Uncover Hidden Cost Savings in Your Supply Chain” […]... Read More >>

Grupo Nutresa Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru and Data Guru

April 30, 2014

LLamasoft Will be the Standard Tool for Supply Chain Design ANN ARBOR, Mich. and MEDELLIN, Colombia (April 30, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces that Grupo Nutresa has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the standard application for supply chain design throughout the company’s global enterprise. The company […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Introduces Data Guru for Business Analysts

April 27, 2014

Enables Any Analyst to Transform and Publish Big Data without Programming Knowledge ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 27, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, introduces Data Guru, a breakthrough desktop data transformation application that enables data analysts to access, manage and transform enterprise data without extensive training or IT intervention. […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at Warehouse Education and Research Council Conference

April 25, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 24, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present at the Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) show in Chicago. Brzoznowski, along with Jake Barr, CEO of Blue World Consulting and Mike Jones, President of St. Olge Company, will […]... Read More >>

EY Announces LLamasoft, Inc. Founder, President and CEO Donald A. Hicks is an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award Finalist in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region

April 24, 2014

Ann Arbor, MI. (April 22, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces that LLamasoft Founder, President and CEO Donald A. Hicks has been selected by Ernst & Young as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014 Award in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio Region. The awards […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks to Present at LatAm Supply Chain & Logistics Strategy Summit

April 22, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 22, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that LLamasoft founder, President and CEO, Don Hicks, will speak at the LatAm Supply Chain and Logistics Strategy Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Hicks will present “How Supply Chain Design Technology is Enabling Radical Supply Chain Transformation in […]... Read More >>

ThinkLink Supply Chain Services and LLamasoft Partner to Deliver Supply Chain Design Solutions in India

April 17, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. and Gurgaon, India. (April 17, 2014) ThinkLink SCS and LLamasoft, Inc. announce an alliance partnership enabling ThinkLink to deliver LLamasoft supply chain design software in the burgeoning Indian market. ThinkLink, one of India’s premiere supply chain service providers, will resell, implement and support LLamasoft strategic supply chain design solutions such as supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft VP of Solutions Strategy to Present at CSCMP NyConn

April 15, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 15, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Vice President of Solutions Strategy, Jeff Metersky will present at the New York-Connecticut (NyConn) branch of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). Metersky will present “Found Money: How Modeling Technology Can Uncover Hidden Cost Savings […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Institute for Supply Management Delaware Conference

April 9, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 9, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will present on supply chain design at the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Delaware Conference on April 10 in Wilmington. The LLamasoft co-presenters, Senior Vice President of Solutions John Ames and Sales Director for Chemicals and Energy George Pateryn […]... Read More >>

Sweden’s Lund University Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

April 8, 2014

LLamasoft Will be the Standard Tool for Supply Chain Management Research and Teaching ANN ARBOR, Mich. and STOCKHOLM (April 8, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces that Sweden’s Lund University has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as its supply chain modeling technology of choice for research and teaching. […]... Read More >>

Wayfair Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru

April 3, 2014

LLamasoft Will be the Standard Tool for Supply Chain Network Optimization and Transportation Route Optimization ANN ARBOR, Mich. (April 3, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces that Wayfair has selected LLamasoft as the standard application for supply chain network design and transportation route optimization throughout the company’s global […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks Leads Event in Bogota

April 2, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. and BOGOTA (May 02, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, is hosting an executive breakfast in Bogota, Colombia for industry leaders to discuss trends and best-practices in supply chain design. LLamasoft founder, CEO and President Don Hicks will present real-life case studies and lead discussions. The breakfast, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP Alejandro Nieto to Participate in Supply Chain Panel at CSCMP Conference in Mumbai, India

April 1, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (April 1, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will participate on a panel discussion at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) India Conference 2014. The panel will be held from 5:40-6:20 p.m. on Friday, April […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Speak on Supply Chain Design at Logistics Summit and Expo 2014

March 31, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (March 31, 2014) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Managing Director of Latin American Solutions, Carlos Valderrama, will present at the Logistics Summit and Expo 2014 in Mexico, City. The presentation titled, “Leadership through Supply Chain Design Excellence” will be held from 11:30 a.m.-noon on Wednesday, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Present at SAP Supply Chain Management 2014

March 28, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich. (March 28, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present at SAP Supply Chain Management 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. Brzoznowski’s presentation “Supply Chain Modeling Techniques Proven to Uncover ‘Hidden’ Bottom-Line Savings” will be at 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft SVP of International Sales to Speak on Supply Chain Panel at Bush Institute

March 25, 2014

LLamasoft SVP of International Sales to Speak on Supply Chain Panel at Bush Institute   Ann Arbor, Mich. (March 25, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced today that its Senior Vice President of International Sales Alejandro Nieto will participate in a panel discussion for the Business Horizon Retreat for […]... Read More >>

RS Components Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

March 19, 2014

LLamasoft Will be the Standard Tool for Supply Chain Design ANN ARBOR, Mich. and LONDON (Mar. 20, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that RS Components has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the standard application for supply chain design throughout the company’s global enterprise. RS Components […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Toby Brzoznowski to Speak on Supply Chain Design at Supply Chain Transportation USA Conference

March 13, 2014

Ann Arbor, Mich (March 13, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will deliver two presentations at the Supply Chain Transportation USA conference in Atlanta, Ga. The conference is part of the MODEX 2014 manufacturing and supply chain industry expo. Brzoznowski’s presentation “Found […]... Read More >>

Alejandro Nieto Joins LLamasoft as Senior Vice President of International Sales

March 11, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (March 11, 2014) — LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that Alejandro Nieto has joined the company’s leadership team as senior vice president of international sales. Nieto has responsibility for sales of LLamasoft solutions internationally, including Latin America, EMEA and APAC regions. Nieto brings to LLamasoft […]... Read More >>

ITC Infotech Partners with LLamasoft – Strengthens Strategic Supply Chain Offerings

March 3, 2014

The partnership equips ITC Infotech to execute complex consulting assignments globally. Benefits from LLamasoft supply chain design software: Supply Chain Guru, Transportation Guru and Data Guru. ITC Infotech joins an elite list of LLamasoft partners including leading IT consulting majors and business consulting companies. ITC Infotech, a leading global IT services and solutions company, today […]... Read More >>

Three LLamasoft Executives Named Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine “Pros to Know” for 2014

February 25, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Feb 25, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, congratulates its Supply & Demand Chain “Pros to Know” for 2014: co-founder and Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski, Vice President of Solution Strategy Jeff Metersky and Vice President of Applied Research Nejat Karabakal. The “Pros to Know” is […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Hosts Fourth Annual SummerCon Supply Chain Design Conference

February 5, 2014

Keynotes include Bill Nye “The Science Guy” and Authors Lora Cecere and Rebecca Costa Ann Arbor, Mich. (Feb. 5, 2014)—LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, will host its fourth annual SummerCon supply chain design conference June 25-27 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The three-day event with two days of pre-conference training is […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks to Present at Annual BGSA Conference

January 21, 2014

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (January 20, 2014) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that LLamasoft founder, President and CEO Don Hicks will present at the BGSA Conference in Palm Beach, Fla. Hicks will participate in a panel titled, “Supply Chain Technologies:  What’s New and Exciting?” on Tuesday, January 23. He […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Conferences to Attend in 2014

January 9, 2014

(As seen in Logistics Viewpoints here.) January 8, 2014 Supply Chain Conferences to Attend in 2014 By: Steve Banker I’m involved in a local chapter, and I find that to also be well worth the effort, particularly the tours of local warehouses, ports, intermodal facilities, etc. Beyond CSCMP, which I think every professional should attend, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft recognized as Vendor of the Year by SCM World ‘Supply Chain 2013: Best of the Best’

January 8, 2014

(As seen in SCM World.) December 20, 2013 Excerpt from Weekly insights with Kevin O’Marah VENDOR OF THE YEAR – LLAMASOFT Among the most successful research projects conducted this year was our study of manufacturing footprint designs. The recommendations included the use of supply network modelling to simulate the complex trade-offs involved in making big […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Food Logistics FL100 Software and Technology Providers List for 2013

December 18, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Dec 18, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been named to the Food Logistics FL100 Software and Technology providers list for 2013. LLamasoft joins this exclusive list of software, equipment and technology providers whose products and services play a significant role in food and beverage […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Recognized as a World Class Team Supplier to Northrop Grumman Corporation

December 16, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Dec. 16, 2013) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been recognized as a World Class Team supplier to Northrop Grumman Corporation. LLamasoft was one of 32 suppliers honored for their outstanding performance in support of Northrop Grumman’s Socio-Economic Business Programs (SEBP). The award is based on a […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Releases Data Guru

December 4, 2013

New Class of Software Bridges the Gap between Big Data and Business Intelligence ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Dec. 4, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces the release of Data Guru, a desktop data productivity tool that enables business analysts and supply chain modelers to connect to all of their […]... Read More >>

Jeff Metersky Joins LLamasoft as Vice President of Solutions Strategy

November 26, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. [Nov. 26, 2013] — LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that Jeff Metersky has joined the company’s leadership team as vice president of solutions strategy. Metersky will have global responsibility for designing comprehensive supply chain design solutions comprised of technology, services, support, education and training […]... Read More >>

Software firm LLamasoft lands on Fast 500 tech list with 630% growth

November 17, 2013

For the second year in a row, Ann Arbor supply chain design software company LLamasoft was ranked as one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America. LLamasoft moved up 41 spots on the Deloitte Fast 500 in the rankings to No. 175 after experiencing 630 percent growth in revenue between 2008 and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Ranked #175 on 2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500

November 15, 2013

Second Consecutive Year and Second Fastest Growing Michigan Company   ANN ARBOR, Mich.[November 15, 2013] — LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been named one of the fastest growing companies in North America on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 for 2013. LLamasoft was ranked 175 on this list of the […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Recognized with Sixth Consecutive FastTrack Award from Ann Arbor SPARK

November 7, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (November 7, 2013)—LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been honored with its sixth consecutive Ann Arbor SPARK FastTrack award for demonstrating consistent year-over-year growth. “To grow a business is an amazing accomplishment, but to grow it consistently at a rate of 20 percent or more is an […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named as Inc. 2013 Hire Power Award Honoree

October 30, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Oct 30, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been honored as one of the nation’s top job creators by the 2013 Inc. Hire Power Awards. LLamasoft was chosen based on Inc.’s list of private companies that were credited for generating the largest number of American jobs […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Introduces the K2 Enterprise Supply Chain Design Platform

October 22, 2013

ANN ARBOR, MI (Oct 22, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces the release of K2 Enterprise, a  new technology platform, offered both on-premise or on-demand in the cloud, that elevates supply chain modeling and design from a personal workstation function to an enterprise-wide collaborative design and knowledge management […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Executives to Present at CSCMP Annual Global Conference

October 16, 2013

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Oct. 16, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that LLamasoft President Don Hicks and Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski will present at the CSCMP Annual Global Conference in Denver, Colo. Hicks will serve as moderator for “Supply Chain Technology:  Hype versus Reality – Tales from […]... Read More >>

Lafarge Tarmac Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

October 9, 2013

LLamasoft Will be the Standard Tool for Supply Chain Design ANN ARBOR, Mich and LONDON (Oct 9, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that Lafarge Tarmac has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the standard application for supply chain design throughout the company’s global enterprise. Lafarge Tarmac […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Innovative Supply Chain and Transportation Network Design Software Release

October 8, 2013

Supply Chain Guru 8.0 Features Advances in Inventory Optimization, Multi-Objective Optimization and Mapping Technologies ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Oct 8, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces significant technology and usability enhancements in the 8.0 release of Supply Chain Guru and Transportation Guru supply chain and transportation network design software. […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Breakthrough in Multi-Echelon Inventory Optimization Technology

October 2, 2013

Inventory Guru enables companies to right-size safety stock levels through better understanding of demand behavior Ann Arbor, MI (Oct 2, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces a significant breakthrough in multi-echelon inventory optimization technology that helps companies better understand demand variability, leading to right-sized safety stock  and a […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft CEO Don Hicks to Present on Supply Chain Design at the Renaissance Venture Capital Fund Annual Meeting

October 1, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Oct. 1, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that LLamasoft President and CEO Don Hicks will present at the Renaissance Venture Capital Fund Annual Meeting in Allen Park, Mich. Hicks is the founder of LLamasoft and a supply chain industry visionary, specializing in strategy and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Recognized as One of 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by Michigan Business & Professional Association

September 26, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Sept. 25, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has been named one of the top 101 Best and Brightest companies to work for in metropolitan Detroit by the Michigan Business and Professional Association. The award is based on performance in several categories measured through an employee […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft CEO Don Hicks to Present at IPC Management Meetings in Chicago

September 23, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Sept. 23, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that LLamasoft President and CEO, Don Hicks, will present at the IPC Management Meetings. Hicks is the Founder of LLamasoft and a supply chain industry visionary, specializing in strategy and technology issues.  His presentation, “Supply Chain Design […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Multi-Objective Optimization Gives Businesses Holistic View of Trade-Offs Across Multiple Objectives

September 10, 2013

Rapid, Automated Trade-Off Analysis Across 19 Supply Chain Objectives Ann Arbor, MI (Sept 10, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, introduces multi-objective optimization technology that enables businesses to analyze the trade-offs between multiple supply chain objectives for faster, more informed decision making. In the real world there are multiple, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP to Speak at the Optilon Supply Chain Optimization Seminar in Stockholm

September 4, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (September 4, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Toby Brzoznowski, Executive Vice President and Co-founder of LLamasoft will present at the Optilon Supply Chain Optimization Seminar on Thursday, September 5 in Stockholm. Optilon, a LLamasoft partner and premiere provider of supply chain optimization services, is hosting executives from leading Nordic corporations at its annual […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and ALK Technologies Partner to Provide Industry Standard PC*MILER® for Strategic Supply Chain Modeling

August 27, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Aug 27, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, and ALK Technologies, experts in GeoLogistics™ and navigation software, today announced a partnership to offer ALK’s PC*MILER routing, mileage and mapping software solution to LLamasoft customers for use in supply chain design. The partnership with ALK provides LLamasoft […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft to Present at Tompkins Supply Chain Leadership Forum

August 23, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Aug. 23, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announced that Jason Brewer, Managing Director of Alliances for LLamasoft, will present with Tompkins Co-Founder and EVP John Spain at Tompkins Annual Supply Chain Forum. Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium, the premier source for supply chain benchmarking and best […]... Read More >>

Majority of Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2013 Have Designed with LLamasoft

August 20, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (Aug 20, 2013) –LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has supported supply chain design projects for over half of the global companies recognized as part of the Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2013.* The annual Supply Chain Top 25 report identifies the companies that best demonstrate leadership […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Introduces New Supply Chain Design Training Facility

August 1, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (August 1, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions announces the opening of a new training center featuring expert-led product training courses as well as instruction in strategic supply chain modeling techniques and methodologies. Located at LLamasoft headquarters in downtown Ann Arbor, MI, the newly dedicated facility […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Builds Database for Global Supply Chain Development

July 31, 2013

(As seen on thomasnet.com.) July 22, 2013 By: Pat Toensmeier LLamasoft Inc., which makes a supply chain design software, has extended its reach by signing an agreement with Drewry Maritime Research of London to include that company’s Container Freight Insight and Sea & Air Shipper Insight benchmarking products. “There is a procurement aspect to it,” […]... Read More >>

What is the Difference Between Supply Chain Network Optimization and Simulation?

July 29, 2013

Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft EVP featured in Supply Chain Digest Newscast July 29, 2013 Supply Chain Digest’s Newscast – “What is the Difference Between Supply Chain Network Optimization and Simulation?” Watch this informative newscast on Supply Chain Digest’s Web site now.... Read More >>

Stay Competitive by Adding Production Modeling to Supply Chain Designs

July 28, 2013

(As seen in insiderPROFILES here) By: Toby Brzoznowski, Executive Vice President, LLamasoft, Inc. July 1, 2013 At one time, production modeling was used by plant-level operations engineers for a sole purpose: to utilize capacity and schedule production. However, many of the world’s leading companies have realized that expanding their production modeling strategy to include production footprint […]... Read More >>

On-Demand Videocast: Harnessing Big Data for Enterprise-Scale Optimization

July 28, 2013

In this videocast Don Hicks, founder, president and CEO of LLamasoft and supply chain insiders James Cooke discuss the evolution of network design and optimization, and how new technologies like cloud computing and in-memory data have opened the door to an extremely valuable new era of enterprise-scale optimization. They discuss how companies can now create […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Presents at Vicenda Executive Forums in South Africa on Supply Chain Modeling Techniques to Find Hidden Costs

July 25, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (July 25, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced that Toby Brzoznowski, Executive Vice President and Co-founder of LLamasoft will present at two Vicenda Executive Forums in South Africa this week. Brzoznowski will present at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town on July 26 […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Drewry Announce Partnership

July 18, 2013

Drewry’s Global Ocean Container and Air Freight Rate Benchmarks Available to LLamasoft Customers for Use in Supply Chain Modeling Ann Arbor, MI, US and London, UK (July 18, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, and Drewry Maritime Research, the leading provider of freight rate benchmarking today announce a partnership to […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Launches Data Services to Provide Reference Data for the Supply Chain Design Community

July 16, 2013

Easy Access to Data Significantly Reduces Model Building Time Ann Arbor, MI (July 16, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, has announced the release of Data Services, a new offering that provides reference and benchmark data to LLamasoft customers and others in the supply chain design community. By providing […]... Read More >>

Transportation Simulation: Who Needs It?

July 16, 2013

(As seen in Logistics Viewpoints here.) June 24, 2013 By: Steve Banker If you have a lawn mower, why would you need a lawn service? If you have an iPod nano and a cell phone, why would you also need an iPhone? If you have a transportation management system (TMS) and a network design tool, […]... Read More >>

Guest Commentary: Like Money in a Coat Pocket: Uncover Hidden Cost Savings in Your Supply Chain

July 16, 2013

(As seen in Logistics Viewpoints here.) By: Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft EVP July 16, 2013 Is there anything better than putting on last year’s jacket and finding money in the pocket? The money was right there, but hidden just below the surface of that coat pocket. There are a few things that make this “found money” […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces New Reference Rate Tariff Powered by SMC³ for Use in Strategic Supply Chain Design

July 9, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (July 9, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced a new reference rate tariff based on specifications provided by LLamasoft and created by SMC³, the leading provider of data, technology and education to the freight transportation community. The fully-integrated modeling tariff accessible via RateWare XL […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Sherpa Video Receives Award of Excellence

June 11, 2013

Ann Arbor, MI (June 11, 2013) – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, was recognized with a 2013 Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA) Compass Award during the recent TMSA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Sherpa video was given an Award of Excellence in the category of Marketing […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft: Supply Chain Design, Modeling, and Analytics Across Product Lines

April 18, 2013

(As seen on The TCG Blog.) April 18, 2013 By: Bob Eastman LLamasoft, long known for strong supply chain design expertise, says that “supply chain design, modeling and analytics” is the more appropriate way to think about this Ann Arbor, Michigan-based firm. Now the last independent supply chain network design firm, LLamasoft focuses on the supply […]... Read More >>

Leading Chinese Dairy Producer Mengniu Selects LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

April 8, 2013

LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that Mengniu, one of China’s leading dairy producers, has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru as the primary supply chain design tool for their corporate logistics and production planning team. Mengniu produces milk, yogurt, ice-cream and cheese in 20 production plants located throughout […]... Read More >>

Learn to Love Big Models and Big Data for Enterprise-Scale Optimization

April 4, 2013

LLamasoft Senior Vice President Toby Brzoznowski was featured in Supply Chain Digest with his article: Learn to Love Big Models and Big Data for Enterprise-Scale Optimization: “Supply chain executives have yearned for true end-to-end supply chain analytics for many years. But this level of detailed analysis has always seemed just beyond technical reach. Recently, new […]... Read More >>

Should Supply Chain Design be a Core Competence?

April 4, 2013

LLamasoft and LLamasoft Senior Vice President Toby Brzoznowski was featured in a recent article in Supply Chain Digest: Should Supply Chain Design be a Core Competence? Read full article here “In an increasingly complex and dynamic supply chain world, should supply chain design really be a core competence in most organizations? The reality is that […]... Read More >>

Don Hicks to Speak at Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit 2013

March 20, 2013

The latest advances in supply chain design technologies are allowing organizations to virtually start with a clean slate when modeling, analyzing and optimizing their ideal supply chain. Don Hicks, President and CEO, LLamasoft, will speak March 21 in Shanghai, China to an audience of global supply chain leaders in his presentation, “Designing Supply Chains for Breakthrough Performance.” […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Credited in Supply Chain Digest Article: The Tax Efficient Supply Chain

March 7, 2013

Taken from Supply Chain Digest article: The Tax Efficient Supply Chain “Supply chain network design tools continue to be used by many supply chain leaders not only on a continuous basis to support decision-making in an increasingly complex and dynamic environment, but also for a growing list supply chain problem types. That was one of […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru Selected by UTi Worldwide to Optimize Client Supply Chain Networks

March 6, 2013

March 6, 2013–LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that UTi Worldwide Inc., a leading provider of logistics, supply chain and transportation solutions has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru to support their Supply Chain Design & Innovation team in its mission to provide clients with cutting edge optimization and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru Selected by UTi Worldwide to Optimize Client Supply Chain Networks

March 6, 2013

March 6, 2013–LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that UTi Worldwide Inc., a leading provider of logistics, supply chain and transportation solutions has selected LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru to support their Supply Chain Design & Innovation team in its mission to provide clients with cutting edge optimization and […]... Read More >>

On-Demand Videocast: Why Supply Chain Design has Become a Must-Have Skill for Today’s Business Leaders

March 5, 2013

Watch the videocast co-sponsored by LLamasoft and Supply Chain Digest, intended for companies considering use of supply chain design software, looking to better manage supply chain risk, or keep pace with the latest decision support tools for supply chain strategy and beyond. Featuring Toby Brzoznowski, Executive Vice President of LLamasoft, Inc. Watch recorded videocast on […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Interview with Steve Hochman – Head Supply Chain Planning at EMEA Nike

December 4, 2012

The head of Supply Chain Planning at EMEA Nike, Steve Hochman, was recently interviewed and cited LLamasoft: “…The benefits of the relationship are primarily strategic: It provides us with access to technology, the ability to co-develop innovative solutions, and potentially significantly reduce our supply chain’s carbon footprint.” Read the full article from Inspired Speech... Read More >>

Video: LLamasoft’s Toby Brzoznowski in CSCMP’s Supply Chain Quarterly Interview

December 4, 2012

Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft executive vice president, discusses the latest developments in applications for supply chain modeling and simulation. Watch video Watch CSCMP’s Supply Chain Quarterly interview with LLamasoft’s Toby Brzoznowski... Read More >>

On-Demand Webinar: Winning Through Better Supply Chain Design

December 4, 2012

View this on-demand webinar hosted by Logistics Management and LLamasoft. The webcast features LLamasoft’s Toby Brzoznowski explaining why supply chain design has become a critical business function. Watch webinar now... Read More >>

LLamasoft Appoints Iain Kerr as Vice President of Sales

November 28, 2012

November 28th, 2012 ANN ARBOR, Mich.  — LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, today announced that Iain Kerr has joined the company’s leadership team as vice president of sales. Kerr is responsible for worldwide sales of LLamasoft solutions. “LLamasoft continues to be a high-growth company,” said Toby Brzoznowski, LLamasoft’s executive […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named To Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™

November 14, 2012

November 14th, 2012 ANN ARBOR, Mich. — LLamasoft, Inc., a global provider of supply chain design software solutions, has been ranked #216 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. LLamasoft grew 389% in revenue during the period between 2007 […]... Read More >>

DETROIT FREE PRESS: Ann Arbor-based software firm Llamasoft grows with global customers

November 12, 2012

November 12th, 2012 Detroit – For global companies, supply chain disruptions can be devastating. Witness the Japanese automakers, for example, which endured major production shortages in the aftermath of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami that dramatically reduced their vehicle output. Read the rest of the story here.... Read More >>

LLamasoft Honored for Rapid Growth and Technology Innovation

November 6, 2012

November 6th, 2012 ANN ARBOR, Mich — LLamasoft, Inc., a global provider of supply chain design solutions, has been recognized with two prestigious business awards by local Ann Arbor, Mich. organizations. The company is an AnnArbor.com 2012 Deals of the Year (DOTY) award recipient for the technology category and was also honored with its fifth consecutive […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Launches Transportation Guru Transportation Network Design and Analysis Solution

October 31, 2012

October 31st, 2012 ANN ARBOR, Mich – LLamasoft, Inc., a global provider of supply chain network design solutions, today announced the launch of Transportation Guru, a new application that enables the design and analysis of global transportation networks. Transportation Guru is the first application to integrate sophisticated vehicle routing and mode selection functionality with network […]... Read More >>

MK Capital Invests in Supply Chain Design Software Leader LLamasoft®

October 29, 2012

October 29th, 2012 CHICAGO — MK Capital announces it has led a $6.1 million investment in LLamasoft, Inc., the global leader in supply chain design software. LLamasoft enables companies to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability, and risk mitigation, with unparalleled supply chain design and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft® Completes Financing to Accelerate Growth and Innovation

October 25, 2012

October 25th, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI–LLamasoft, Inc., the world’s leading provider of supply chain design software and solutions, announced that it has accepted a major investment to accelerate its product, technology and market expansion. MK Capital and Nike Inc, provided this first institutional financing for the 10 year old company, which has over 100 employees, […]... Read More >>

Nike Partners with LLamasoft For Sustainable Supply Chain Innovation

October 23, 2012

October 23rd, 2012 BEAVERTON, Ore. – NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has entered a strategic partnership with LLamasoft, Inc., to co-develop supply chain solutions that offer both logistics and environmental benefits. Nike has been a customer of Michigan-based LLamasoft for two years. Today’s announcement of a formal commercial relationship, in addition to a minority investment from NIKE, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Teams with MWPVL International

October 15, 2012

October 15th, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI—MWPVL International , an industry-leading supply chain and logistics consulting firm, has announced a partnership agreement with LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology.  MWPVL International will now use LLamasoft products, including its flagship product Supply Chain Guru®, to enhance their practice and deepen their product offering and portfolio.  […]... Read More >>

ToolsGroup and LLamasoft Ally for Supply Chain Optimization and Planning

September 20, 2012

September 20th, 2012 ToolsGroup and LLamasoft today announced a new strategic alliance to bring their complementary best-in-class supply chain optimization and planning solutions to the market. Both companies are seen as innovators and leaders in their respective fields, with LLamasoft focusing on supply chain design and ToolsGroup on supply chain planning. This new alliance will help both […]... Read More >>

Mach1 Global Services Delivers Expanded Services & Value To Its Customers Partnering With LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru®

August 24, 2012

August 24th, 2012 Mach1 Global Services, a leading provider of logistics, supply chain and freight forwarding solutions has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® to support their supply chain design and operational excellence initiatives. “We focus on common sense solutions that drive uncommon value,” stated Eric Bond, President of Mach1 Global Services. “LLamasoft is able to help […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Opens Canadian Office in Toronto

August 16, 2012

August 16th, 2012 LLamasoft, Inc., the world leader in supply chain design solutions, is pleased to announce the opening of a new Canadian office in Toronto.  LLamasoft, based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been expanding rapidly and has already opened offices in the United Kingdom, South Africa, Colombia and China, providing supply chain design software […]... Read More >>

Transplace and LLamasoft Partner to Provide Enhanced Benchmarking Services and Supply Chain Optimization for Customers

August 15, 2012

August 15th, 2012 Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, today announced a partnership with LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, that will integrate Transplace truckload benchmarking data into LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru® software. The partnership will enable the transportation industry leaders to better provide customers with real-time shipping data […]... Read More >>

Scott Sheldon, LLC and LLamasoft Team Up to Provide Supply Chain Solutions

July 31, 2012

July 31st, 2012 Scott Sheldon, LLC. experts in Supply Chain Engineering who assist clients in optimizing their supply chains by driving operational, strategic, and technological alignment has announced a partnership with LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology. Scott Sheldon will now use LLamasoft products, including its flagship product Supply Chain Guru®, to enhance their […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to “100 Great Supply Chain Partners” for 5th Consecutive Year By SupplyChainBrain Magazine

July 10, 2012

July 10th, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. –LLamasoft, the global leader in Supply Chain Design solutions, has been recognized by SupplyChainBrain magazine as one of the 100 Great Supply Chain Partners of  2012.  This is the fifth year in a row that LLamasoft has earned this prestigious honor. SupplyChainBrain’s 10th annual list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners is […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Unveils New Cloud-Based Application for Their Supply Chain Design Platform

June 25, 2012

June 25, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI – LLamasoft today unveiled the K2 Cloud Solver, a major breakthrough in Supply Chain Design technology.  LLamasoft’s CEO Don Hicks introduced the new application to a group of over 250 Supply Chain Design professionals at SummerCon 2012, the annual conference on Supply Chain Design in Ann Arbor, MI. K2 […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Announces Breakthrough in Transportation Route Design Technology

June 18, 2012

June 18th, 2012 LLamasoft, the leader in supply chain design technology, today announced the commercial release of its new Transportation Guru™Route Design technology, further expanding their Supply Chain Design platform. This new Transportation Guru™ Route Design module will be available as a completely integrated extension to LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® application.  This breakthrough in design technology enables users […]... Read More >>

St. Onge Company, Buck Consultants International and LLamasoft Team Up to Drive Supply Chain Results

May 30, 2012

May 30th, 2012 St. Onge Company (St. Onge) and Buck Consultants International (BCI), who assist clients in optimizing their supply chains from strategy development and supply chain design, through location selection, facility design and implementation, have announced a partnership with LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology. St. Onge and BCI will now […]... Read More >>

Damco Chooses LLamasoft As Its Supply Chain Design Partner

May 9, 2012

May 9th, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI – Damco, part of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, one of the world’s leading providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management services, has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® and Transportation GuruTM  to support their crucial supply chain design challenges and initiatives. With its corporate office in Copenhagen, Demark, […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named “Cool Vendor” by Leading Analyst Firm

May 3, 2012

May 3rd, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI – LLamasoft, the leader in supply chain design technology, today announced has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the Cool Vendors in the SAP Ecosystem, 2012*  report by Gartner, Inc. According to the report, “This year’s Cool Vendors provide innovative solutions that address recurring SAP customer challenges, such as […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Named to Top 100 Logistics IT Providers by Inbound Logistics Magazine

April 17, 2012

April 17th, 2012 Ann Arbor, MI – LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, today announced that it has been named to Inbound Logistics magazines’ 2012 Top 100 Logistics IT Providers list. “The selection process was incredibly challenging for the editorial staff as they had to select 100 logistics IT leaders from close […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Leads Supply Chain Design Discussion in China

April 2, 2012

Ann Arbor, MI – April 2, 2012 – LLamasoft, the leading provider of supply chain design and predictive analytics software, actively supports the optimization of supply chains in China, and recently led discussions on the topic at the Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit 2012 in Shanghai on March 20-24. The MSCO2012 conference welcomed 25 supply chain expert speakers from around […]... Read More >>

Impact Fulfillment Services Chooses LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru®

March 19, 2012

Ann Arbor, MI – Mar 19th, 2012 – Impact Fulfillment Services, a full-service logistics and fulfillment company, has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® to support their supply chain and logistics design initiatives. Impact Fulfillment Services provides world class contract packaging services including contract assembly, promotional design, product launch, multi-channel programs, distribution, warehousing, and inventory control services for […]... Read More >>

Kenco Delivers Value To Its Customers With LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru®

March 12, 2012

Ann Arbor, MI – Mar 12th, 2011 – Kenco, a leading provider of value-added distribution, public warehousing, transportation services and intelligent information technology, has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® to support their supply chain design and operational excellence initiatives. For over 60 years, Kenco has built lasting customer relationships because it is the 3rd party logistics provider (3PL) that […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Invests to Guarantee Deeper Long-Term Customer Success

February 28, 2012

Ann Arbor, MI – Feb 28, 2012 – LLamasoft, the leader in supply chain design technology, today announced the creation of a new dedicated Customer Success team to study, measure, and improve the overall customer experience using LLamasoft technology. Consisting of an experienced executive, solutions personnel, and a user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) development […]... Read More >>

Solving Efeso and LLamasoft Partner to Drive Supply Chain Results

February 8, 2012

Paris, France / Ann Arbor, MI – February 8, 2012 – Solving Efeso, a global consultancy that incorporates strategic, operations, and change management capabilities in one integrated team, and offers proven methods and proprietary techniques to deliver a truly world-class performance in strategy execution and operations, has partnered with LLamasoft. The partnership adds LLamasoft’s Supply Chain […]... Read More >>

Warehousing Forum: Prioritizing Your Customers

February 2, 2012

February 2nd, 2012 Editor’s Note: In considering the costing of warehouse services, perhaps the most complex decision is to determine the profitability of individual customers. Many managers do it in a haphazard manner, and others do not do it at all. We recently learned that a solution provider has addressed this issue, and we were […]... Read More >>

Second Annual Supply Chain Design Conference Draws International Audience

January 30, 2012

Ann Arbor, MI – January 30, 2012 – LLamasoft, the leader in supply chain design, announces its 2nd annual Summer Conference on Supply Chain Design, which will take place in Ann Arbor, Michigan on June 20-22, 2012. Last year more than 100 business executives from 12 countries representing 60 companies from around the globe gathered to discuss supply […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft’s Growth Fueled by Strong Supply Chain Design Demand

December 16, 2011

Ann Arbor, MI – Dec 21, 2011 – LLamasoft, the leader in supply chain design, continues to realize significant gains by posting a second consecutive year of greater than 80% revenue growth based on strong sales of its flagship product Supply Chain Guru®. With volatility and rapid change as the new business norm, a company’s competitive position […]... Read More >>

CHEP Saves Millions With LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru

November 29, 2011

November 29th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – CHEP, a global leader in managed, returnable and reusable packaging solutions, recently selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® to support their supply chain design and strategic planning initiatives. CHEP serves many of the world’s largest companies in industry sectors like consumer goods, fresh produce, beverage and automotive. Its 300 million […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Co-Hosts Latin American Supply Chain Event

November 16, 2011

November 16th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – Over 90 senior business executives from Latin America met this week in Mexico to discuss supply chain optimization, simulation and design, including an executive from Kellogg Company in Mexico, who presented Kellogg’s experiences using LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® product to optimize its supply chain. Because the flow of material […]... Read More >>

Beverage Distributor Lion Chooses LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru

November 1, 2011

November 1st, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI — Lion, a leading food and beverage company in Australia and New Zealand, has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® application to support the supply chain design and analytics initiatives of its Beer, Spirits & Wine division in Australia. Lion brands include, Tooheys, Hahn, James Boag, James Squire, West End and […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Design Popularity Reflected at Fall 2011 Events

October 20, 2011

October 20th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – Supply Chain Design has been on the agendas for all the significant 2011 supply chain conferences, and continues to trend upward this fall as LLamasoft presents its vision at the APICS, CeMAT, Logistics and Supply Chain Forum, and the Supply Chain and Logistics Summit. LLamasoft industry experts have provided […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Presents Supply Chain Design Vision to Chemical Industry Leaders

October 12, 2011

October 12th, 2011 Newton Square, PA – Over 100 leaders from global chemical companies gathered in Newton Square Pennsylvania yesterday and today for the Chemical Industry SAP User’s Group (CISUG), and LLamasoft was on hand to present its vision for supply chain design. During the event, LLamasoft shared best practices that leading chemical and petroleum […]... Read More >>

Campbell Soup Company Chooses LLamasoft Supply Chain Guru

September 27, 2011

September 27th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – Campbell Soup Company, a $7.5 billion Fortune 500 organization, has selected LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® application to support their supply chain design and analytics initiatives. Using a design system like Supply Chain Guru enables a company to model and optimize its end-to-end supply chain network to achieve […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Delivers Supply Chain Design Sessions at CSCMP Global Conference

September 19, 2011

September 19th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – An estimated 2,900 supply chain professionals from around the globe will gather at CSCMP’s Annual Global Conference, where LLamasoft executives will be sharing their Supply Chain Design expertise. Volatility, changing demographics, supply risk, and globally integrated supply chains are the new norm in business. In order for […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft and Trade Extensions Partnership Offers Complementary Supply Chain Design and Strategic Sourcing Solutions

August 31, 2011

August 31st, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – LLamasoft and on-line sourcing and optimization leader Trade Extensions, have signed an agreement that enables each to offer the other’s solutions to its customers. Trade Extensions, with US headquarters in Houston, TX, provides global strategic sourcing solutions to large companies, including Cargill, BP, Alcan, Kimberly-Clark and Unilever. One […]... Read More >>

Retail Grocer Smart & Final Chooses LLamasoft for Supply Chain Design

August 23, 2011

August 23rd, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – Smart & Final, the premier retail grocer of distinct, restaurant-quality product assortment and low warehouse prices, has chosen LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® to help design and optimize its supply chain. Headquartered in Los Angeles, where it was started 140 years ago, Smart & Final Stores LLC operates nearly […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Continues International Expansion in Latin America and Africa

August 1, 2011

August 1st, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – Following on the heels of June’s office opening in Shanghai China, LLamasoft today announced two more office openings in Bogotá, Colombia and Cape Town, South Africa. LLamasoft has been steadily increasing its business in several key industries within Africa and throughout Latin America, including consumer products, retail, public […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Selected As 2011 Great Supply Chain Partner By SupplyChainBrain Magazine

July 27, 2011

July 27th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – Building on the momentum of its successful summer conference on Supply Chain Design and the groundbreaking release of Supply Chain Guru V7.0, LLamasoft has now been recognized by SupplyChainBrain magazine as one of the 100 Great Supply Chain Partners of 2011. SupplyChainBrain’s 9th annual list of 100 Great […]... Read More >>

Make Don’t Chase: LLamasoft’s Don Hicks and Toby Brzoznowski

July 20, 2011

(As seen on www.concentratemedia.com) July 20, 2011 By Jon Zemke There’s a difference between building a business and building an acquisition. The co-founders of LLamasoft, Don Hicks and Toby Brzoznowski, know a bit about the latter and a lot about the former. In fact, they know enough about building a business that they have created […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Guru® Version 7.0 Sets New Standard for Supply Chain Design

July 19, 2011

July 19th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – LLamasoft, the leading provider of supply chain design and predictive analytics software, has just release its most ambitious software upgrade to date, Supply Chain Guru® version 7.0. Volatility, changing demographics, supply risk, and globally integrated supply chains are the new norm in business. In order for companies to […]... Read More >>

Supply Chain Design Conference Draws International Audience

July 8, 2011

July 8th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – More than 100 business executives from 12 countries representing 60 companies from around the globe gathered in Ann Arbor Michigan to discuss supply chain design. LLamasoft, the leading vendor of supply chain design and predictive analytics software and solutions, hosted the event. The ability for organizations to design supply […]... Read More >>

SD Retail Consulting & LLamasoft Team up to Build Best Practices in Supply Chain Design & Predictive Analytics

June 27, 2011

une 27th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – SD Retail Consulting – a versatile, boutique consulting group with global resources, serving the retail and related industries – has partnered with LLamasoft to incorporate Supply Chain Guru to power their supply chain services team. Supply Chain Guru will be integrated with SD Retail’s services approach and expertise […]... Read More >>

AT KEARNEY Becomes Certified Solution Partner for LLamasoft

June 21, 2011

June 21st, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – A.T. KEARNEY, a long-time alliance partner of LLamasoft and user of Supply Chain Guru supply chain design technology, has been selected by LLamasoft to be elevated to one of its Certified Solution Partners (CSP). The CSP program was developed to provide LLamasoft clients and prospects with consulting partners with […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Opens Asian Business Office in China

June 13, 2011

June 13th, 2011 Shanghai, China and Ann Arbor, MI U.S.A. – LLamasoft Inc. today announced the official opening of their new business office in Shanghai, China. The staff within this new office includes business development, professional services, and customer support personnel. As LLamasoft continues to expand its position as the market leader in Supply Chain Design […]... Read More >>

Kurt Salmon and LLamasoft Continue to Build Momentum in Retail Supply Chain Design & Analysis Market

May 13, 2011

May 13th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – As the retail sector continues to adapt to the new realities of the economic conditions across the globe, Kurt Salmon and LLamasoft build upon their previous successes across a variety of sectors to strengthen their leadership and innovation in delivering supply chain design analysis. “Our large retail clients are […]... Read More >>

The Foschini Group (TFG), South Africa’s foremost specialty retailer chooses LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® for Supply Chain Network Design and Inventory Optimization

April 8, 2011

April 8th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – The Foschini Group (TFG), one of the foremost specialty retailers in South Africa, has selected Ann Arbor based LLamasoft Inc. to provide software services for supply chain network design and inventory optimization. TFG will license LLamasoft’s Supply Chain Guru® software to establish an in-house center of excellence around supply […]... Read More >>

Supply chain software firm LLamasoft plans to add 20 employees in 2011

March 21, 2011

(As seen on www.annarbor.com) March 21, 2011 By Nathan Bomey Business news director or Ann Arbor-based software firm LLamasoft, sales growth is nothing new. The company has averaged 66 percent annual revenue growth since it was formed eight years ago. But now the firm is reporting a surge in interest in its supply chain management […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft strengthens its commitment to Network Design Solutions for Retail

February 17, 2011

February 17th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – LLamasoft Inc. is announcing its presence at this year’s Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Logistics Conference February 20th-23rd in Orlando, FL. This is the first time LLamasoft will be exhibiting at the conference and further strengthens the company’s commitment to the retail-based solutions for designing and improving supply chain […]... Read More >>

Network Optimization is a Proven and Powerful Technique

February 1, 2011

(As seen on www.spinnakermgmt.com) Network Optimization is a proven and powerful technique for determining the optimal structure of the supply chain network to minimize cost, maximize profit, or trade-off the various resources within the supply chain network to achieve your strategic objectives. Spinnaker leverages Supply Chain Guru® by LLamasoft to provide supply chain modeling and […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft EVP Toby Brzoznowski selected as Supply and Demand Chain Executive “Pros to Know”

February 1, 2011

February 1st, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, this week announced the 11th annual listing of Pros to Know in the Supply Chain Industry. LLamasoft’s Executive Vice President, Toby Brzoznowski, was among the professionals named to this exclusive list based […]... Read More >>

Pet Supplies “Plus” Selects LLamasoft as partner for Supply Chain Modeling and Strategic Planning

January 10, 2011

January 10th, 2011 Ann Arbor, MI – Pet Supplies “Plus”, the nation’s third largest pet retailer has selected Ann Arbor based LLamasoft Inc. as a partner for supply chain modeling and strategic planning. In this partnership, Pet Supplies “Plus” which operates over 244 stores across several states has selected LLamasoft as their partner for supply chain […]... Read More >>

LLamasoft Continues Rapid Growth and Market Momentum

December 14, 2010

December 14th, 2010 Ann Arbor, MI – Throughout 2010, LLamasoft solidified its leadership position in the Supply Chain Design and Predictive Analytics market space. As one of the few independent software companies in the market, LLamasoft’s aggressive strategy of investment in new software development and consistent growth of a professional support team has paid significant dividends, […]... Read More >>