ATLANTA, June 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Supply Chain Commerce Solutions provider Manhattan Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq:MANH) today announced that Norix Furniture, a leading manufacturer of robust products for continuous-use environments, has selected Manhattan SCALE™ to streamline and optimize its warehouse operations.
"We needed a Warehouse Management System partner that leads the industry and can play a strategic role in our overall business objectives," said Brad Rollins, logistics & distribution manager, Norix Furniture. "After a thorough search, we chose Manhattan Associates because of their strong, proven reputation of designing innovative supply chain technology. We have a very ambitious five-year growth plan, and Manhattan SCALE will enhance our supply chain operations, helping us reach our company's goals."
Manhattan SCALE is built on a common Microsoft-based platform and enables companies to rapidly adapt to changing operational needs, while quickly achieving return on investment. The product suite features supply chain intelligence, trading partner management, yard management, warehouse management, labor management and transportation execution capabilities.
"The Manhattan SCALE platform will enable Norix to simplify supply chain processes, reduce operations costs, and improve inventory flow, allowing them to efficiently seize new opportunities," said Darryl Barr, director, Manhattan Associates. "We are thrilled to play such a pivotal role in Norix's long-term strategic growth plan.
About Norix Furniture
For more than 30 years Norix has provided secure furnishings and fixtures for every application. The product line has expanded to include industries and environments such as corrections, behavioral healthcare, transportation, educational institutions, fire/police stations, commercial facilities and military installations. We surpass common durability by engineering for the most challenging environments to create robust furniture for every application. The privately held company is headquartered in West Chicago, IL with sales representatives and dealers throughout the U.S. In 2012, Norix launched Safe Environments, a news and information blog serving architects, designers, administrators, and facility managers involved in the design, construction, and operation of challenging environments. For more information, please visit http://www.norix.com.
About Manhattan Associates
Manhattan Associates brings companies closer to their customers. We design, build and deliver market-leading Supply Chain Commerce Solutions that drive top line growth by converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution and efficiency. Our software, platform technology and unmatched experience help our customers around the world adapt to the challenges of the omni-channel marketplace. For more information, please visit www.manh.com.
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