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Demand management solution enhances the capabilities of Junction Solutions’ vertical-specific solution set for retail and aligns with the company’s on-demand strategy.
DENVER, CO—Junction Solutions (www.junctionsolutions.com), a provider of vertical, market-specific on-premise and on-demand software applications and services for the multi-channel retail, food and beverage and distribution industries, today announced a global partnership with JustEnough Software, a leading provider of demand management solutions. The partnership provides Junction Solutions and Microsoft Dynamics® AX customers with a proven option for merchandise and assortment planning, demand forecasting, inventory planning, allocation and replenishment. JustEnough’s software is seamlessly integrated with the JunctionMCR™ solution set and Microsoft Dynamics® AX for Retail.
JustEnough offers its solution both OnCloud and OnSite. This aligns with Junction Solutions’ on-demand and on-premise strategy to provide its customers access to its fully featured, vertical-specific solution set for retail, JunctionMCR, in the way that best suits the customer’s business.
“The partnership with JustEnough enables us to offer best-of-breed merchandise and assortment planning functionality that fits well with our multi-channel retail solution that is fully integrated with Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail out of the box,” said Chris Hafenscher, Junction Solution’s senior vice president of strategic alliances. “The breadth of capabilities within the Junction Solutions and JustEnough software delivers a powerful solution set with the functionality and flexibility our customers need to control costs, improve efficiencies and be more competitive.”
“Retailers are challenged with meeting customer expectations while also managing expenditures and protecting margins in a dynamic marketplace,” said Todd Kolber, JustEnough’s vice president of sales. “Our partnership with Junction Solutions provides an integrated, cost-effective solution for our mutual customers to extend the value of their retail technology investments in order to achieve their business goals.”
Junction Solutions and JustEnough have an exclusive agreement in the United Kingdom where they jointly deliver solutions to customers such as Icon Live, a business leading the way in providing jewellery and accessories to major retailers in over 40 countries.
Founded in 1994, JustEnough is a global leader in Demand Management solutions. JustEnough services more than 500 of the world’s leading brands including Allocation and Replenishment of inventory at Kenneth Cole, Merchandise and Assortment Planning at Levi Strauss, Sales Forecasting at Kraft Foods, Inventory Planning for IDS Group (Li & Fung) and Nissan, and Mobile Sales Force Automation at SAB Miller, Cadbury and Heineken.
OnCloud, OnSite and OnMobile, JustEnough’s Demand Management solutions, help retailers, distributors and brand owners to forecast their customer demand, plan their assortments, allocations and inventory, shape their demand and then execute on those plans. JustEnough is headquartered in the United States with offices worldwide. Learn more at www.justenough.com.
About Junction Solutions
With offices throughout the U.S. and U.K., Junction Solutions provides vertical-specific on-premise and on-demand software applications and services that help organizations enhance operational performance, reduce costs, expand delivery channels and strengthen relationships. Built on Microsoft Dynamics® AX and designed specifically for Multi-Channel Retail, Food & Beverage and Distribution companies, Junction Solutions’ innovative offerings focus on enterprise resource planning, (ERP), supply chain management (SCM – demand, order, warehouse, yard and distribution management), human capital management, merchandising, order entry management, call-center management, eCommerce engagement and fulfillment. The company was named 2010 Microsoft Dynamics® Retail Partner of the Year. For more information, please visit www.junctionsolutions.com.