OAKLAND, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2013) - GT Nexus announced today that The Children's Place has selected its technology platform and services to enable its global supply chain and support business growth.
The Children's Place is the largest pure-play children's specialty apparel retailer in North America. The company designs, contracts to manufacture and sells fashionable, high-quality merchandise at value prices. The retailer operates 1,116 stores and an online store at www.childrensplace.com.
"By acquiring the GT Nexus Platform, The Children's Place is equipping its supply chain to be more responsive, efficient and customer centric," said Sean Feeney, CEO of GT Nexus. "Using GT Nexus, The Children's Place will have an opportunity to enhance its supply chain to deliver high quality, low cost, trend-right merchandise quickly and efficiently through each channel."
The Children's Place will deploy GT Nexus to automate and streamline processes in the following areas:
- Order collaboration
- Factory management
- Supply chain visibility
- Transportation management
About GT Nexus
GT Nexus operates the world's largest cloud-based business network and execution platform for global trade and supply chain management. Over 25,000 businesses across industry verticals, including adidas Group, Caterpillar, Citi, Columbia Sportswear, DHL, Electrolux, Levi Strauss & Co., Kohl's, Nestlé, Pfizer, Renault, and Sears share GT Nexus as their standard, multi-enterprise collaboration platform. This enables all network participants to operate against a core, real-time and always on set of information across multiple supply chain functions, allowing them to optimize the flow of goods, funds and trade information, from the point of order through final payment. For more information please visit us at www.gtnexus.com.