JDA® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS), The Supply Chain Company ®, today announced that Anheuser-Busch InBev, (Euronext: ABI), (NYSE: BUD), a leading global brewer and one of the world’s top five consumer product companies, selected JDA® Transportation Manager, JDA® Transportation Modeler, JDA® Transportation Planner and JDA ® Agile Business Process Platform (ABPP) in the first quarter of 2012.
Based in Leuven, Belgium, Anheuser-Busch InBev manages a portfolio of well over 200 beer brands that includes global flagship brands Budweiser ®, Stella Artois ® and Beck’s ®, fast growing multi-country brands like Leffe ® and Hoegaarden ®, and strong “local champions” such as Bud Light ®, Skol ®, Brahma ®, Quilmes ®, Michelob ®, Harbin ®, Sedrin ®, Klinskoye ®, Sibirskaya Korona ®, Chernigivske ® and Jupiler ®, among others. In addition, the company owns a 50 percent equity interest in the operating subsidiary of Grupo Modelo, Mexico's leading brewer and owner of the global Corona ® brand.
Successful implementations of JDA ® Transportation and Logistics Management solutions in its Argentina, Brazil, Russia and U.S. operations have led to greater efficiencies, improved customer service and a reduction of the company’s carbon footprint. As a result, Anheuser-Busch InBev has now chosen to roll out the solutions to its Benelux, Germany and United Kingdom operations.
“Anheuser-Busch InBev’s selection of JDA’s transportation and logistics management solutions is further proof that more and more leading businesses like AB InBev are recognizing how creating transportation efficiencies can be a competitive differentiator in their business,” said Razat Gaurav, senior vice president, Europe, Middle East, Africa, JDA Software. “By having all logistics-related activities on a common platform, the JDA solutions can help decision makers with an improved holistic view of their operating environment to improve decision making, reduce their environmental impact, improve profitability and increase service levels.”Tweet this: Anheuser-Busch InBev selects @JDASoftware Transportation & Logistics Mgmt solutions for German and UK operations. http://jda.com/twinbev About JDA Software Group JDA ® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS), The Supply Chain Company ®, is the leading provider of innovative supply chain management, merchandising and pricing excellence solutions worldwide. JDA empowers more than 6,000 companies of all sizes to make optimal decisions that improve profitability and achieve real results in the manufacturing, wholesale distribution, transportation, retail and services industries. With an integrated solutions offering that spans the entire supply chain from materials to the consumer, JDA leverages the powerful heritage and knowledge capital of acquired market leaders, including i2 Technologies ®, Manugistics ®, E3 ®, Intactix ® and Arthur ®. JDA’s robust services offering, including complete solution lifecycle management via JDA Cloud Services, provides customers with leading-edge industry practices and supply chain expertise, lower total cost of ownership, long-term business value, and 24/7 functional and technical support. To learn more, visit jda.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. RSS Feeds: JDA press releases: www.jda.com/rss.asp?a=pressJDA news: http://www.jda.com/rss.asp?a=newsJDA events: http://www.jda.com/rss.asp?a=events Social Networks: Web: www.jda.comBlog: http://blog.jda.comTwitter: www.twitter.com/JDASoftwareFacebook: www.facebook.com/JDASoftwareGroupLinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/JDA-SoftwareYouTube: www.youtube.com/user/JDASoftwareSlideShare: www.slideshare.net/JDASoftware This press release contains forward-looking statements that are made in reliance upon the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are generally accompanied by words such as “can,” “will,” “ensure,” “help,” “enable” and “expect” and other words with forward-looking connotations. In this press release, such forward-looking statements include, without limitation, comments from Mr. Gaurav that JDA’s solutions can provide certain benefits to companies, including improved profitability and increased service levels. The occurrence of future events may involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to: (a) our solutions may not perform exactly as we anticipate; (b) there may be implementation and integration problems associated with our solutions; and (c) other risks detailed from time to time in the “Risk Factors” section of our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Additional information relating to the uncertainty affecting our business is contained in our filings with the SEC. As a result of these and other risks, actual results may differ materially from those predicted. JDA is not under any obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.