March 27, 2003, 12:00 AM

Mountain Hardwear improves order flexibility for its retailers

Mountain Hardwear, a manufacturer of outdoor clothing and gear, has implemented a web-based supply chain and inventory management system to provide more flexibility in the way it can process orders from different retailers.

 

With a growing base of retailers who have different operating systems and preferences, Mountain Hardwear, a manufacturer of outdoor clothing and gear, has implemented a web-based supply chain and inventory management system to provide more flexibility in the way it can process orders from different retailers.

Mountain Hardware, which sells through retailers including REI Inc. and Galyan`s Trading Co., has deployed web-based supply chain execution software from V3 Systems Inc. Tim Metz, Mountain Hardwear`s IT manager, says he chose the web-based system because it makes it easier and faster to process orders for a growing number of products from multiple retailers. A key advantage of the system, he says, is that it easily accommodates different business processes that multiple trading partners follow, such as the different ways they prefer to route purchase orders.

"It will allow us to increase order processing velocity and inventory accuracy while we continue to provide excellent service to our customers," he says. "Those benefits, combined with a 90-day deployment, will translate quickly into a measurable return on our investment."

 

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

From IR Blogs

FPO

Przemyslaw Mankowski / E-Commerce

How a Polish e-commerce firm gained approval to operate in China

Quarticon, a provider of personalization and remarketing technology, found a local partner, paid attention to ...

FPO

Thom O'Leary / E-Commerce

Five ways to buy valuable time for a replatforming project

Fast-growing retailers are often racing against the clock as they move from one e-commerce platform ...

Advertisement