-- Conference Will Also Offer Opportunity to View SPS Commerce`s Newest Hosted Internet Service Offerings --
St. Paul, MN, March 16, 2001 - SPS Commerce Inc., the leading Supply Chain Integration Service provider, has been chosen to receive a Crossroads 2001 A-List Award for its SPSConnect Program. Open Systems Advisors, Inc. (OSA), organizers of the Crossroads Awards, chose SPS Commerce specifically for its innovation in enabling the supply chain for large enterprises and their entire base of trading partners. SPS Commerce was selected for the prestigious Crossroads Award based on extensive interviews with SPS Commerce`s customer base.
SPS Commerce is a proven leader in business-to-business e-commerce solutions for the retail community. More than 70 major businesses including Fingerhut, Walgreen Co. and REI rely on SPS Commerce`s services for supply chain efficiency. Businesses choose SPS Commerce for its innovative, cost-effective solutions and proven return-on-investment.
In addition to receiving the Crossroads 2001 A-List Award, SPS Commerce will also be demonstrating its newest service at the Eighth Annual Crossroads Conference. Senior SPS Commerce executives, including Vice President Jim Frome, will be available to discuss the business benefits of using a hosted Internet solution to enable e-commerce and automate electronic supply chains for retailers and their suppliers.
The conference will be held March 18-21, 2001, at the Wigwam Resort in Phoenix, AZ. To schedule a briefing or personalized demonstration at the show, please contact Avatar Harris at (617) 926-6665 x 251 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
About the Crossroads A-List Awards The Crossroads A-List Awards clearly outline the business benefits, concisely summarize the technology differentiators, validate solutions with real customer experiences, and provide a basis for informed dialogue between business and technology partners.
The Crossroads A-List Awards focus on enterprise computing, the integrated system supporting the business process from the supply chain through the back office all the way to customer interaction. Winners are determined after a detailed review of the vendors` products or services and strategies. In-depth, confidential interviews with experienced customers are the cornerstone of the judgment process.
Eighth Annual Crossroads Conference Winners of the Crossroads 2001 A-List Awards and their customers will be recognized at the Crossroads Conference to be held March 18-21, 2001 at the Wigwam Resort in Phoenix, AZ. Additional information on the conference can be obtained by contacting Meleena Erikson at 617.859.0859 or email@example.com
About Open Systems Advisors, Inc. Founded in 1989, Open Systems Advisors, Inc. (OSA) provides a real-world perspective on using new technology in business. OSA`s research is based on an ongoing and in-depth dialogue with hundreds of seasoned IT executives and business leaders who are using emerging technologies to achieve business results. OSA reports the Crossroads Decisions, confers the Crossroads A-List Awards and produces the Crossroads Conferences.
For additional information, contact the company at: Open Systems Advisors, Inc., 268 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116, 617/859-0859; www.crossroads-osa.com
About SPS Commerce SPS Commerce is a leading Supply Chain Integration Service Provider. The Company specializes in helping large enterprises optimize their supply chains by providing transaction management, application integration and other supply chain services to their small- and mid-size trading partners via a hosted Internet service. It has helped key enterprises, including Sears Roebuck & Co., Kmart, Target Corp., Cisco Systems, Walgreen Co. and Dura Automotive, electronically enable and integrate over 25,000 small and mid-sized trading partners into their e-supply chain. SPS Commerce is headquartered in St. Paul, MN. For more information, visit the Company at www.spscommerce.com or call 651-603-4400.
SPS Commerce is a registered trademark of SPS Commerce Inc., SPSConnect, spscommerce.net and the SPS Commerce logo are the property of SPS Commerce, Inc. Crossroads is a registered trademark, and Crossroads A-List, Crossroads Decisions and Bizno-tech are trademarks of Open Systems Advisors, Inc. All other names and trademarks are the property of their respective holders.
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