Giant Tiger Selects Manhattan Associates to Optimize Canadian Supply Chain
ATLANTA, August 14, 2012
Global supply chain optimization provider Manhattan Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: MANH) today announced that Giant Tiger Stores Limited, a Canadian family discount retailer, has selected solutions from the Manhattan SCOPE® supply chain portfolio to optimize its distribution and supply chain processes.
With its Home Office located in Ottawa, Ontario, Giant Tiger operates 206 stores, employing more than 7,000 people throughout Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Alberta, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and British Columbia.
“Optimizing our distribution and supply chain processes with the help of Manhattan Associates enables us to drive our products to stores with more efficiency, improving customer service and delivery time,” said Mike Lewis, executive vice president, chief information officer, Giant Tiger Stores Limited.
Giant Tiger selected Manhattan’s Warehouse Management, Slotting Optimization and Labor Management solutions from the Distribution Management suite of the Manhattan SCOPE® solutions portfolio, along with Supply Chain Intelligence solution to monitor the performance of its supply chain processes.
Manhattan SCOPE is a comprehensive portfolio of supply chain solutions that leverages the industry’s first and only Supply Chain Process Platform to deliver cross-application optimization and integration, running supply chain operations with notably less cost and effort while still leveraging best-of-breed supply chain software to improve performance and efficiency.
Giant Tiger is a Canadian family discount retailer, providing on trend family fashions, groceries and everyday needs at low prices. Giant Tiger operates 206 stores, employing more than 7,000 people throughout Ontario, Quebec, Manitoba, Alberta, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and British Columbia. The Home Office and main distribution center are located in Ottawa, Ontario.
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 optimization 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 organizations optimize 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.