JDA and IVADO Partnership Officially Launches at Montreal Office

JDA Labs launched the official kick-off of Apogee, the data science research initiative in the areas of the logistics, supply chain and retail industries. The program, which is a joint initiative between JDA Labs and IVADO, will enable collaborative research between JDA Labs scientists and their academic counter-parts, and will involve six professors and ten…

Read More

Innovating Through Mistakes

“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” is the advice we often get at life’s difficult moments. The other bit of mildly needling advice is that “it’s not what happens, it’s how you deal with it that counts.” It turns out that science underpins these truisms, and moreover, there are important lessons for economies, corporations…

Read More

JDA Labs Holds Meetup on Data Science and Technologies for Innovative Decision Making

JDA Labs recently held a meetup on Optimization Algorithms and Graph Databases: Tools for Better Decision Making. It was an evening based around data science and technologies for innovative decision making. A Mathematical Approach to Optimal Inventory Decisions The first topic presented a mathematical approach to make optimal inventory decisions: Inventory management, a new look…

Read More

The Evolution of the Warehouse: How Innovation is Changing the Supply Chain – Part 1 of 3

Evolving customer behavior is causing many changes in the supply chain industry, and the pace of change is happening so fast that it’s dislocating many established companies and portions of the economy. These changes are impacting workplaces around the world, and distribution centers (DCs) aren’t exempt. Supply chain managers are under pressure to focus on…

Read More

A Sneak Peek into Using Augmented Reality (AR) for Tire Loading

If you saw the recent blog post, InstructAR: Using Augmented Reality (AR) in the Warehouse to Improve Efficiency, then you’re familiar with 3-D visualization of instruction based tasks within the warehouse. And while JDA’s Transportation Management Solutions have world-class algorithms that optimize trailer loads, execution of those plans during the physical loading process can be quite…

Read More

JDA Invests in Montreal’s Academic Ecosystem to Help Further Operation Research and Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Here at JDA, we know innovation is critical to profitable growth and efficiency, which is why we invest in it to help organizations leap ahead of their competitors. We also know how important research around it, which is why we’re investing  in Montreal’s academic ecosystem to further its operation research and AI for real-time decision…

Read More

A Sneak Peek into the Innovation Hub at FOCUS

FOCUS brings retail, warehouse and manufacturing professionals together to share best practices and hear how industry leaders are delivering real results with the help of JDA’s innovations.  An exciting new addition to FOCUS is the Innovation Hub at the center of the Delivery Zone, where attendees have the opportunity to experience industry use cases leveraging…

Read More

JDA’s Center of Excellence – Growing to Support our Global Business

Since opening in 2004, JDA’s Center of Excellence has come a long way in affirming the company’s vision to form an integrated, customer-focused, associate-centric, global supply chain center of excellence that delivers unparalleled value to customers through continuous innovation and best-in-class quality. This week, our move into a new 300,000-square foot facility in Bangalore, is…

Read More