Blue Ridge Recognized as a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for the 4th Year

Inbound Logistics Names Top Providers for 2016

ATLANTA --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- April 27, 2016

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Blue Ridge, a global leader in cloud demand forecasting, planning, replenishment, allocation and analytics, has been named by Inbound Logistics as a Top 100 Logistics IT Provider for 2016. This is the fourth year Blue Ridge has been recognized for supply chain planning technology that enables retailers and distributors to increase revenue, turns and margins by delivering extreme precision in forecasting and planning inventory.

“Today's business leaders are struggling to balance the need for advanced planning against the demands for supply chain agility, reducing inventory touches, and wrangling the complexity of omni-channel distribution regimes,” stated Felecia Stratton, editor of Inbound Logistics magazine. “Blue Ridge continues to provide solutions to help meet those challenges.”

Every April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence. Drawn from a pool of more than 300 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way in 2016. Editors seek to match readers' fast-changing needs to the capabilities of those companies selected. All companies selected reflect leadership by answering Inbound Logistics readers' needs for scalability, simplicity, fast ROI, and ease of implementation.

Recently named a leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record, Blue Ridge sees its inclusion in the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers list as another honor for bringing innovative demand forecasting and planning capabilities to the market. "Our solution provides uniquely precise supply chain planning capabilities that improve demand forecast accuracy, increase supply chain visibility, and drive sustainable improvement to our customers’ bottom line through the power of our cloud-native platform," stated Greg White, CEO of Blue Ridge. "As one of the industry's foremost awards, it's an honor to be included again in Inbound Logistics' list of the Top Logistics IT Providers."

About Inbound Logistics 
Since its inception in 1981, Inbound Logistics' educational mission is to illustrate the benefits of demand-driven logistics practices, give companies the knowledge to help them match the inbound flow of materials to their demand, and align their business process to support that shift. Inbound Logistics offers real-world examples and decision support to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, and offset rising transport costs, supporting business scalability across their value chain. More information about demand-driven logistics practices is available at www.inboundlogistics.com.

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