January 24, 2011 07:05 ET

INSIGHT Named as Food Logistics Top IT Provider for 7th Consecutive Year

Expertise in Helping Numerous Leading Food Companies Meet Supply Chain Objectives

MANASSAS, VA--(Marketwire - January 24, 2011) - INSIGHT, Inc., a top international provider of supply chain planning solutions for the world's foremost companies, today announced being named to Food Logistics' Top 100 IT Provider list for the seventh consecutive year. INSIGHT was chosen for its robust strategic solutions that empower clients to achieve operational excellence with healthier profits.

Each year, the editors of Food Logistics recognize 100 technology and solution providers that help grocery and food service distributors and manufacturers reach their business goals. "The selection is based on the providers' proven track record and expertise in the industry. In 2010, the magazine focused its theme on bouncing back through tough economic times with technology," said Kathy Doherty, editor-in-chief, Food Logistics magazine.

"INSIGHT has been selected to this prestigious list for seven years in a row, which validates our commitment to deliver genuine value for customers with optimized supply chain networks that reduce costs, improve cash flow, streamline operations, and deliver high service levels," said Dr. Jeff Karrenbauer, president of INSIGHT. "Our solutions gather and analyze huge volumes of information from across the supply chain, enabling companies to quickly identify potential savings opportunities, mitigate business risks, control inventory, and maximize profitability."

The Food Logistics Top 100 listing provides a guide for decision-making grocery and food service distribution and manufacturing executives. After receiving nomination forms from end users and solution providers, the editorial staff culled through more than 140 submissions to compile this year's listing. Final recipients are featured in the November-December 2010 issue of Food Logistics, as well as online at

About Insight, Inc.

INSIGHT provides optimization-based supply chain design software and consulting services developed specifically to meet the dynamic business challenges of globalization, disruptions, and mergers/acquisitions prevalent in today's business environment. Founded by supply chain and logistics experts in 1978 with the goal of using world-class technology to add intelligence to decision making, INSIGHT solves the supply chain management issues of the world's foremost companies, including Abbott Laboratories, BASF, Clorox, ExxonMobil, Goodyear, GE, Kellogg, Nestle, PepsiCo, Pfizer, Procter & Gamble, Toyota, and Unilever.

SAILS, INSIGHT's award-winning flagship product, can accurately represent a company's current business practices, from raw materials sourcing to capacity planning through delivery to the end customer. Insight Enterprise Strategy (IES) is the first and only product which combines full supply chain design capabilities with the cost and demand impact of marketing initiatives, thereby generating profit-maximized corporate strategies. The X-System®, a proprietary optimization engine, powers a family of planning and scheduling solutions, from the design of a global supply chains to crew scheduling, troop deployments, and transportation procurement. 

In addition, INSIGHT provides optimization components, partnering with third party software providers to deliver best-of-breed solutions. Our software and services help design optimal supply chain networks that minimize costs and free up capital, streamline operations, maximize profits, and increase customer service levels. For more information, please visit us on the Web at

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