press release

Spinnaker to Exhibit at JDA FOCUS 2017 as a Sponsor in Las Vegas
JDA FOCUS 2017 is the largest customer event for professionals focused on retail and supply chain planning and execution.

Houston, TX. April 24, 2017 – Spinnaker, the global provider of supply chain consulting, announced today their participation at the JDA FOCUS conference in Las Vegas, at the MGM Casino and Convention Center. From April 25-28th, JDA’s annual global conference will bring together more than 2,000 retail and manufacturing professionals to network, share best practices and hear how industry leaders are delivering real results with the help of JDA's innovative solutions.


As a 7th year sponsor and a 2015 JDA Alliance Partner of the year, Spinnaker will attend and exhibit at the global conference to share the message of choosing the right partner for implementing, upgrading, and optimizing JDA enabled supply chains. Spinnaker attends and sponsors this event to share with a global audience the fantastic projects they support at Fortune 500 companies who have chosen JDA. George Fowler, Spinnaker’s Vice President of JDA Consulting and Support Services, stated, “This singular event is one we look forward to all year and can’t wait to meet with all of our customers and hopeful new customers at JDA FOCUS 2017.  This year we will be celebrating not only our client’s successes but also Spinnaker’s 15th year in business.”


In addition to sponsoring the event, Spinnaker will also be speaking with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits.  The session will highlight Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits’ supply chain transformation enabled by JDA supply chain solutions. With a variety of opportunities on the table, the team first re-engineered the end-to-end planning process and organization and then leveraged the new system's capabilities to identify and drive quantifiable business results. Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits and Spinnaker will discuss the approach taken and how industry-changing results have been achieved.


In 2016, Spinnaker’s JDA practice recorded another record year of significant growth and revenue generation. Spinnaker is a leading, full-service JDA solutions provider, specializing in integrating Supply Chain Business Optimization with JDA technology. Spinnaker’s staff of JDA professionals has the know-how to help you leverage your JDA investment to increase operational efficiency, reduce costs, maintain business continuity, and maximize the return on your JDA investment dollars.  Our consultants work with leading companies in the Chemical & Energy, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Products & Food / Beverage, High-Tech & Telecommunications Equipment, Industrial Manufacturing & Distribution, Medical & Pharmaceutical, and Retail & Apparel. In tune with your unique business needs, Spinnaker has provided Strategic Planning, Solution Optimization, Application Implementation, and Managed Services Support services for companies ranging from mainframe to the web; client server to the cloud.  


As one of the most successful implementers of JDA solutions from mainframe through version 2016, Spinnaker has developed a reputation for delivering quality solution implementations that significantly improve our client’s bottom line. Whether you want a best-in-class implementation partner or a managed services provider to operate and maintain your solution, Spinnaker recognizes the complexities of your industry and your unique business needs.


Join us at Booth #8A to discuss how Spinnaker can amplify your success by being your JDA supply chain partner!