HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software, has announced that A&R Logistics has selected HighJump Warehouse Advantage and HighJump Billing Management to efficiently manage inventory and control costs in warehouses and rail yards throughout the country. A&R Logistics is a leading logistics services provider, as well as a provider of bulk plastic and dry flowable transportation.
With the HighJump WMS, the company expects to dramatically improve efficiencies in all areas of warehouse operations, including receiving, put-away, picking and shipping, as well as automate packaging operations. HighJump Billing Management will help improve billing accuracy and service by enabling activity-based billing of each client according to their distinct attributes. This ensures accurate billing for value-added services and will help A&R Logistics provide superior inventory control and control costs.
A&R Logistics chose HighJump Software because of its highly scalable and configurable solutions, as well as the commitment of its people. The open architecture allows A&R personnel to configure the software to its exact needs while retaining the ability to seamlessly upgrade the solution when needed. As a result, the HighJump WMS will grow along with the company and provide a low total cost of ownership.
"Our business is growing quickly and is expected to continue on a rapid growth pace for the foreseeable future," said Joe Lerro, vice president, warehouse and packaging, A&R Logistics. "HighJump has already demonstrated their ability to adapt by defining a WMS solution for our initial site that meets our customers' business needs. We are pleased to partner with HighJump for a WMS that will scale and adapt with our expanding business."
"We are proud that the unique flexibility of our solutions will help A&R Logistics strengthen its ability to handle ever-changing customer demands and provide superior customer services," said Gary Nemmers, senior vice president and general manager, supply chain execution group, HighJump Software. "The company has been successful because it has responded to customer needs, and our adaptable software will help take it to the next level of complexity and accuracy."
HighJump Warehouse Advantage manages some of the most highly regulated and complex distribution environments in the world. It gives companies a foundation of WMS best practices, as well as the ability to build company-specific processes using HighJump Software's unparalleled adaptability tools. Working alongside HighJump Warehouse Advantage, HighJump Billing Management eliminates the need for many paper-based processes and creates a single billing platform across all supply chain applications involved in providing logistics services. Using HighJump Warehouse Advantage and HighJump Billing Management together helps 3PLs ensure all warehouse activities are properly billed.