Using Transport Instead of BTL for Load Building

Our team was tasked to design and implement a solution for a client that would drive Load Building functionality with Recommended Shipments from Blue Yonder’s Fulfillment application. Through a … [Read more...]

S&OP: The Wait is Over

Last week I was fortunate to be able to attend IE Group’s S&OP Innovation Summit in Boston, along with industry thought leader and JBF alliance partner Bill Nienburg, CEO of Integrated Business … [Read more...]

Video: Creating a Simple DSW Audit Trail

Click this link for the video: Audit Trail Video will take about 20 seconds to load. In this video, I demonstrate how to create a load-level audit trail for the DSW Action 'Disband Freight … [Read more...]

‘Standing’ Orders in JDA Transport

I'm often asked by clients whether the JDA Transport module is capable of handling 'Standing Orders' or 'Static Orders' (meaning orders that repeat on a set frequency, often daily, and usually to the … [Read more...]

Centralizing the Private Fleet, Part Two

In Part One of this feature, I described the first two benefits of private fleet centralization - Cross Facility Optimization and Operational Expertise. These two benefits usually provide the tangible … [Read more...]

Centralizing the Private Fleet

This is part one of a two-part series. Over the past 20 years, many companies have recognized the benefits of implementing transportation management systems and planning their inbound freight … [Read more...]

Pallet and Cube Calculation by Pieces

One of the elements that keeps consulting work interesting is uncovering new or hidden features within the application your working with. At one of my recent clients, I discovered a piece of … [Read more...]

Transport 7.4 Migration – Line Item Detail Issue

Background I'm currently working with a client upgrading from TM 7.0 to 7.4. In the 7.2 timeframe, JDA (Manu at the time) introduced 'Line Item Detail' functionality to the Order transaction. This is … [Read more...]