DUBLIN, Calif., DATE (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — iTradeNetwork, the leading global provider of on-demand supply chain management and intelligence solutions for the food and beverage industry, is proud to announce General Availability for iTradeOrder–a new fresh trading, traceability, inspection, and analytics platform specially tailored to ambitious mid-market retailers.
“As mid-market retailers increasingly compete against mega-retailers like Amazon, it’s clear that there aren’t very many low-investment ways for them to significantly boost their top and bottom lines,” comments Rhonda Bassett-Spiers, iTradeNetwork President and CEO. “At the same time, consumers are becoming more selective with their purchasing decisions, especially in categories like organic and locally-sourced, and larger retailers have balance sheet advantages and ways to drive growth through digitization that many mid-market players currently don’t have. iTradeOrder is a SaaS offering that can drive big growth for the mid-market with small investment.”
Using iTradeOrder, mid-market retailers can now access iTrade’s industry leading network of over 5,000+ trading partners to quickly discover new vendors and products that will help them both satisfy their customers’ evolving needs and win new customers. Built on the foundation of iTrade’s industry-leading OMS procurement platform, iTradeOrder’s planning, order management, accounting, and logistics modules not only streamline back-office processes, they also reduce store-level shrink and keep shelves stocked with the freshest products available.
“More than just order management, iTradeOrder’s integration with our existing traceability and inspection analytics suites make it a true supply chain analytics platform,” adds Rene Cardenas, Head of Marketing and Strategic Planning. “If a retailer’s digital transformation strategy includes maximum visibility into their supply chain as well as partner discovery, fresh-to-go and mobile pick-up, iTradeOrder can make that vision real. Enterprise functionality without the enterprise-level investment.”
iTradeOrder is one in a string of innovations iTrade has brought to the market in the last 12 months, including Transit–a Palletized ASN traceability solution, an SFCA Module that drives compliance for the Safe Food for Canadians Act, and iTrade Blockchain–the food and beverage industry’s first homegrown blockchain solution.
About iTradeNetwork, Inc.
iTradeNetwork, Inc. is the leading global provider of on-demand supply chain management and intelligence solutions to the retail, hospitality and foodservice industries. Built upon deep industry expertise, a rich data foundation and our industries’ most extensive trading partner network, ITN’s collaborative solutions allow distributors, manufacturers, operators, retailers, suppliers and wholesalers of all sizes to reduce cost, grow revenue and strengthen trading partner relationships. Today, ITN’s growing customer list includes over 5,000 global companies. For more information, visit: www.itradenetwork.com