Blue Ridge Named Food Logistics’ Top 100 Software and Technology Provider

Blue Ridge Named Food Logistics’ Top 100 Software and Technology Provider for the Fourth Consecutive Year.

Atlanta, GA — December 16, 2016 — Blue Ridge, a global leader in cloud demand forecasting, planning, replenishment, allocation and analytics, today announced that Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Blue Ridge to its 2016 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list for the fourth consecutive year.

“The software and technology sector continues to generate new and exciting opportunities for growers, food manufacturers, grocery retailers and the many logistics providers that support them,” notes Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director at Food Logistics. “Today’s cloud-based solutions and mobile connectivity are helping create tools that are more flexible, affordable and responsive, making software and technology even more valuable to those in the global food supply chain.”

 Quote startLeading grocery retailers and eight of the top 20 foodservice distributors are using our unprecedented forecasting precision to reduce costs, meet customer demand, and assure product availability without creating excess and misaligned inventory.Quote end
The FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list serves as a resource guide of software and technology providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain.

A leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record, Blue Ridge sees its inclusion in the FL100 list as another honor for its innovative Cloud-native demand forecasting and supply chain planning solution.

“Leading grocery retailers and eight of the top 20 foodservice distributors are using our unprecedented forecasting precision to reduce costs, meet customer demand, and assure product availability without creating excess and misaligned inventory,” said Greg White, CEO of Blue Ridge. “Inclusion in this prestigious list is confirmation that Blue Ridge technology is positively impacting our customers’ supply chain and improving their bottom line.”

About Food Logistics

Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain and other industries with print, digital and custom products, events and social media.

About Blue RIdge

Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning and Price Optimization solutions empower distributors and retailers to tap into undiscovered margin through enterprise-wide inventory intelligence, automation and synchronization. Blue Ridge uniquely combines demand forecasting with pricing strategy, so that businesses can proactively understand the unpredictable and allocate the right inventory – right-priced across the entire mix – to accelerate top- and bottom-line results. In a world where the only constant is change, Blue Ridge provides more certainty, more speed, and more assurance – so companies can see the why behind the buy, and respond faster to the unexpected. That’s why major retailers and distributors rely on Blue Ridge for a more foreseeable future. For more information, go to www.blueridgeglobal.com