PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Steelwedge, a provider of cloud-based planning solutions and services that inform better decision-making for global organizations, will participate in “SCM World Live Americas” a gathering of leading supply chain practitioners held Feb. 8-11 at Turnberry Isle Hotel & Resort in Miami, Fla.
At Live Americas, Steelwedge will sponsor the “Culinary Tour,” held for attendees on Monday, Feb. 8—a walking tour through the local restaurants in Miami’s vibrant Wynwood neighborhood via one of the largest open-air street art collections in the world. The tour begins at 1:00 PM and will visit five restaurants, which could include Made In Italy Gourmet, Suviche Wynwood, Mmmm Wynwood, R House, Jimmy’z Kitchen Wynwood, The Butcher Shop, Wynwood Kitchen and Bar, Pride and Joy, Fireman Derek’s World Famous Pies, Coyo Taco, Babbo, Miami Wine and Zak The Baker.
SCM World Live is a cross-industry gathering designed exclusively for current and future global supply chain leaders. This strictly invitation-only retreat brings together senior executives from across the extended supply chain to engage in open and frank dialogue.
“This year’s conference theme of ‘Innovation Powers Growth’ nicely mirrors the value Steelwedge customers derive from our planning solutions,” said Pervinder Johar, Steelwedge CEO. “We have long led innovation in revenue-first planning to drive growth for our customers, from delivering the industry’s first cloud S&OP platform to architecting the first consumer-grade planning platform utilizing the power, scale and performance of Silicon Valley’s most modern technology. We’re proud to sponsor a conference that recognizes that growth and innovative technology are inexorably linked, and look forward to exchanging insights with the leaders who will be gathered there,” he added.
Gartner categorized Steelwedge as a leader in its 2015 Magic Quadrant for Sales & Operations Planning System of Differentiation, and a visionary in its 2016 Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record. To view a copy of the S&OP report, go to 2015 Magic Quadrant for Sales & Operations Planning System of Differentiation.
Organizations use Steelwedge’s cloud planning platform and services to align product, sales, demand, supply, strategy, operations and financial decisions across roles, geographies, products, time horizons, channels, customers and suppliers to improve efficiency and outcomes. Steelwedge’s PlanStreaming cloud combines predictive, prescriptive and responsive analytics and technology to equip organizations to be ready to act in time with opportunity, especially in highly competitive markets where continuous planning is essential and efficiently responding to changing conditions is advantageous. Named a leader in the Gartner 2015 Sales and Operations Planning Magic Quadrant, Steelwedge is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. Visit www.steelwedge.com.
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