Open Sky Group and Matson Logistics announce today their inclusion in the Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) 100 Best Supply Chain Projects 2018. Open Sky Group, a global specialist for implementing JDA Software solutions, has worked with Matson Logistics, a leading third-party logistics service provider, for over a decade on supply chain software improvement projects. Most recently the two companies worked together to upgrade Matson’s JDA Warehouse Management software at its 1.1-million-square-foot logistics campus in Savannah, GA. The project won the recognition because of the way the two companies worked together to redefine processes for Matson, taking advantage of the functionality in the newest versions and for the tremendous cost-savings achieved.
Should I upgrade my WMS now? If you’re asking yourself that question lately, we’ve got the five questions you should be asking yourself in order to get to an answer. Upgrading can get a little complicated because sometimes the differences between an old and a new version of software are so huge that an upgrade becomes more like a new software implementation. So, how do you know when or even if you should upgrade your supply chain software, such as a Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)?