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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. The university is being supported by LLamasoft alliance partner Optilon.

Sweden’s Lund University is ranked as one of the top 100 in the world, providing education and research in engineering, science, law, social sciences, economics and management, medicine, humanities, theology, fine art, music and drama. The university’s 47,700 students and 7,500 employees are based at campuses in Lund, Malmö and Helsingborg.

“Lund University is using Supply Chain Guru in high-profile research projects modeling potential effects of collaboration between various supply chain stakeholders in retail,” said Dr. Henrik Sternberg. “I also find Supply Chain Guru to be a valuable classroom tool for my own supply chain management course at Lund.”

“We’re pleased to support Lund University as part of the growing number of prestigious organizations benefiting from LLamasoft technology in Scandinavia,” said Richard Barkevall, CEO, Optilon.

“Having an active role in university supply chain management programs is exciting for us because it gives LLamasoft the opportunity to share best practices for supply chain design with the next generation of practitioners and get valuable usability feedback that helps us improve our technology,” added LLamasoft co-founder and Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski.

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