Press Release: Competitive Insights listed as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s 2017 Market Guide for Supply Chain Cost-to-Serve Analytics Technology

Competitive Insights listed as a
Representative Vendor in Gartner’s 2017 Market Guide
for Supply Chain Cost-to-Serve Analytics Technology

Atlanta, Georgia USA (June 22, 2017)--Competitive Insights, LLC announces it has been cited in Gartner’s Market Guide for Supply Chain Cost-to-Serve Analytics Technology as a Representative Vendor for the second year in a row. Competitive Insights believes in realizing the true value from transactional data. On the announcement by Gartner, Jim Hardy, former Senior Vice President at Under Armour, shared “I have deployed Competitive Insights’ solutions at two Fortune 500 companies. In both cases the ongoing insights on revenue, profit and cost improvement opportunities provided a significant and recurring ROI. I searched to see what the market offered and CI's solutions are absolutely unique.”

According to Gartner, “This research provides an overview of the supply chain cost-to-serve analytics market. Supply chain leaders responsible for strategy can use this research to understand the definition, trajectory and representative players in the market.” Competitive Insights enables companies to maximize the value from their data by applying proficient expertise, proven methodologies and efficient solutions focused on specific customer defined visibility needs.

Competitive Insights solutions are dedicated to delivering repeatable, intentional solutions that focus on activity, cost-to-serve, and/or profit visibility for every product sold to every customer through every channel. Each solution supports repeatable data governance, strategic planning and operational improvements using performance visibility for smarter growth.

Competitive Insight’s CEO Richard Sharpe stated “we value Gartner’s globally recognized research and are honored to have received this designation from Gartner two years in a row. It is a tribute to all of the people at Competitive Insights who have worked so hard to deliver tailored and meaningful solutions to all of our Customers.”

Gartner, Market Guide for Supply Chain Cost-to-Serve Analytics Technology, Stan Aronow, 22 June 2017

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About Competitive Insights, LLC

Competitive Insights, headquartered in Atlanta, was founded in 1998. The firm provides both supply chain Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and professional analytical services to enterprise customers including some of the nation’s most recognizable brands. CI’s proprietary mix of software and services collects and processes customers’ transactional data from multiple sources to support cross-functional, fact-based decisions that support the reduction of operating costs, maximizing profits, and mitigating operating risks.

For more information, contact:

Tami Kitajima

Competitive Insights

[email protected]

+1 770.922.4400, Ext. 306