Manhattan Associates Retains Frost & Sullivan’s ‘Asia Pacific WMS Provider of the Year’ Award
SHANGHAI and ATLANTA , February 13, 2012
Leading consulting company Frost & Sullivan has named Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ:MANH) as its 2011 Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) Provider of the Year in Asia Pacific. Manhattan becomes the first company to retain the regional award for three consecutive years. The award was presented to Manhattan Associates at an awards ceremony hosted at the Fullerton Hotel in Singapore.
Fay Cheng, Consulting Associate at Frost & Sullivan, said, “Manhattan Associates operates within an extremely competitive marketplace. However with the number of clients it is winning, the pace of innovation in its solutions and the quality of service it is able to consistently provide to its clients, Manhattan was the standout nominee in this year’s WMS category.”
The Frost & Sullivan Warehouse Management System Provider of the Year Award recognises the best-in-class Warehouse Management System provider in Asia Pacific and is conferred to the vendor that has demonstrated strong business growth as well as a consistently high performance level in delivering its solutions to companies across the region. Frost & Sullivan defines the Asia-Pacific region to include Australia, China/Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and the group of countries that make up the economic grouping of ASEAN nations - Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam.
Jeff Baum, Manhattan Associates’ senior vice president, International (Asia Pacific), commented, “Winning Frost & Sullivan’s award is a great honour for us and doing it three years in a row is a truly phenomenal achievement. The global economic outlook in 2012 is an uncertain one however we’re optimistic we will see continued investment by organisations from across the Asia Pacific region as they focus on supply chain efficiency improvements, building more agile supply chains and getting to grips with a fast-changing world which includes multi-channel commerce and increasing levels of unpredictability.”
Manhattan Associates continues to deliver on its 22-year heritage of providing global supply chain excellence to more than 1,200 customers worldwide that consider supply chain optimisation core to their strategic market leadership. The company's supply chain innovations include: Manhattan SCOPE® a portfolio of software solutions and technology that leverages a Supply Chain Process Platform to help organisations optimise their supply chains from planning through execution; Manhattan SCALE™, a portfolio of distribution management and transportation management solutions built on Microsoft .NET technology; and Manhattan Carrier™, a suite of supply chain solutions specifically addressing the needs of the motor carrier industry. For more information, please visit www.manh.com.