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Press Releases from Axxom Software AG (22 total)

New Axxom software helps DPD to increase efficiency in staff planning and schedu …

DPD, a leading international provider of parcel services, decided to implement the solution ORion-PI of Axxom Software AG for its staff planning tasks at its Villingen-Schwenningen depot. A special feature of the software is a new developed scheduling algorithm that allows DPD to combine automated planning with the experience of its shift supervisors. With this new solution, DPD is able to cope with an increasing number of shipments, reducing

Smart optimization solutions for warehouse and supply chain management

Munich / Germany, March 9, 2011 – For the first time from 21 to 24 March, Axxom Software AG will present its warehouse and supply chain optimization portfolio at the US trade fair ProMAT in Chicago (IL). At stand 3481, the optimization experts will show how companies can significantly reduce warehouse and supply chain costs and improve their service level at the same time by employing workforce planning, warehouse optimization

Axxom`s principal consultant honored as Pro to know

Munich, March 3, 2011 – Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, nominated Dr. Maren Martens, Vice President Optimization & Consulting at Axxom Software AG, as Provider Pro to Know in the supply chain industry. The renowned magazine honors Dr. Martens as thought-leader in the supply chain industry, helping companies to cope with actual challenges in logistics and supply chain

Axxom goes app

“Axxom goes app” – that’s the motto of Axxom Software AG at this years’ trade fair IMHX (hall 20, booth F95) to be held from November 16 - 19 in Birmingham (UK). In addition to its standard applications, the company is presenting its new strategy for smartphone and pad software. The Axxom apps are intended to enable the user to plan and to optimize logistics, staff planning, supply chain and

Calculating logistics services efficiently

Munich, July 28, 2010 – Axxom Software AG has developed a new efficient offer calculation solution for logistics services: ORion-PI® Tender Management. The software enables logistics service providers to easily and accurately calculate offers for warehouse outsourcing and warehousing services, thus increasing the financial planning reliability when responding to bid invitations. Axxom will present the solution for the first time at the IMHX fair (hall 20, booth F95) taking place

Axxom awarded as top supply chain solution provider

Axxom Software AG has been awarded as one of the leading supply chain service and solution providers by the renowned US-magazine Supply & Demand Chain Executive. With the inclusion in its Top 100 provider list the journal stated that Axxom and its solution and services assist customers achieve supply chain excellence and prepare their supply chains for the post-recessionary return to growth. As an example, the various modules of Axxom`s solution

MAN optimizes vehicle delivery with ORion-PI® of Axxom

Axxom Software AG will support MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG in analyzing and optimizing its European vehicle delivery network. Therefore, Axxom will model the distribution network with its solution ORion-PI®, analyze different scenarios and identify concrete optimization potential. This way, MAN wants to increase transparency in vehicle delivery and to analyze further possibilities to optimize the network – for example by the implementation of regional hubs. Every year, several ten thousand commercial vehicles

Optimal Supply Chain Design despite Uncertainties

In cooperation with Henkel, Bergische Universitaet Wuppertal and the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Axxom analyzed the impact of fluctuating parameters on production and logistics networks. In a recent, successfully finished two-year research project the involved parties identified and developed new approaches and concepts for considering volatility in supply chain design. The new approaches allow a robust supply chain optimization, which considers uncertainties in input parameters for the supply chain design. For this,

Axxom presents new solution for freight rate optimization

Axxom Software AG presents its new software ORion-PI® Freight Rate Optimization from 2nd till 4th of March at the trade fair LogiMAT in Stuttgart. The solution helps to find the most cost-efficient provider and freight rate for road, air and sea transports as well as for parcel delivery. Thus, a double-digit reduction of transport costs is possible. In addition, Axxom presents new functionalities of its software ORion-PI® Staff Planning &

Axxom achieves significant sales and profit growth in 2009

Axxom Software AG has closed the 2009 fiscal year with a significant sales and profit growth. The company recorded a double-digit percental revenue increase. Axxom’s earnings developed positively with a remarkable increase, too. The Munich-based company also is confident about the current year, expecting similar growth rates. A strong international business was Axxom’s key growth driver. Large-volume orders from Brazil, Japan and the USA increased the foreign sales volume to

New Concept for Supply Chain Optimization

With ORion-PI® Network Scale Savings Axxom Software AG has developed a new approach for even more realistic and efficient supply chain optimization. The concept allows users to consider complexity costs and economy of scale effects when analysing and improving their logistics and production networks. From 2nd to 4th of March 2010 Axxom presents the approach for the first time at trade fair LogiMAT in Stuttgart (hall 5, booth 240). Today, transport,

MTM-based benchmarking for higher logistics efficiency

From 21st to 23rd of October Axxom Software AG will present new services for benchmarking of productivity in warehouses and distribution centers at the German Logistics Congress in Berlin (booth W/19). Axxom evaluates logistics efficiency using MTM time components and an innovative methodology in which processes and MTM times are derived directly from the warehouse layout. Thus, many laborious steps usually necessary using MTM methods can be omitted. By comparing

New recipe for bakery products supply chain: Unifine Food & Bake Ingredients opt …

Munich, September 2nd, 2009 – The Unifine Food & Bake Ingredients group will use ORion-PI® Value Network Optimization of Axxom Software AG to optimize its European supply chain. By simulating different network scenarios with the software, Unifine wants to increase the level of transparency and to identify and realize saving potentials. Unifine Food & Bake Ingredients is a leading European food ingredients specialist for bakeries, confectioneries, producers of ice-cream as

Realistic simulations for an optimal warehouse and space management - new versio …

The new version of the solution ORion-PI® Logistics Optimization of Axxom Software AG provides several new features and functions for the improvement of warehouse processes. Using realistic simulations of different scenarios, the software allows for example the efficient analysis and optimization of warehouse assignments, pick strategies or different warehouse and material handling technologies. Thus, the new version of ORion-PI® supports companies in designing new as well as in restructuring existing

Axxom announces best half-year results in company history

Axxom Software AG has completed first six months of 2009 with the best half-year results in company history. Operative earnings developed positively and invoiced revenues grew by 20 percent compared to the first half year of 2008, which had also been very strong. Basis for this successful business development has been a high demand for Axxom’s innovative solutions with their short payback periods in current economic downturn. Additionally, Axxom’s cost

MAN reorganizes European container network with software of Axxom

MAN Nutzfahrzeuge decided to implement ORion-PI® of Axxom to optimize its European empty container network. By using the software MAN wants to reduce transport costs, to enhance security of supply by optimal container availability and to increase transparency about flow of commodities, processes and costs. Six main and ten sub locations provide Man’s European production plants with more than 30 different containers of around 1.800 suppliers. The commercial vehicle manufacturer will

Software simulations for an optimized Supply Chain

Avery Dennison, a global leader in pressure-sensitive technology and innovative self-adhesive solutions for consumer products and label materials, uses Axxom`s software ORion-PI® Value Network Optimization to optimize the supply chain of its Fasson Roll North America (FRNA) division. The software enables FRNA to easily analyze and simulate different scenarios for its production and distribution network and to identify and realize optimization potential. Fasson Roll North America (FRNA) produces rolls of

Axxom presents new major release of ORion-PI® APS for integrated and specific p …

For the first time, Axxom Software AG presents the new major release of its planning solution ORion-PI® Advanced Planning & Scheduling (APS) at Achema (hall 10.01, booth H43). The software allows a holistic, company-wide consideration of sales, staff and production planning and considers task specific functionalities with individual workflows. To model business processes and planning tasks realistically and support them with specific developed optimization algorithms – this is the basic

HAVI Logistics chooses Axxom for its strategic and tactical logistics planning

“The Global Lead Logistics Provider” HAVI Logistics relies on Axxom`s solution ORion-PI® Value Network Optimization for its strategic logistics, distribution and sourcing planning. HAVI Logistics uses the software in internal supply chain projects to support strategic and tactical planning and optimization of production and logistics networks. HAVI Logistics is "The Global Lead Logistics Provider" for the Food Service Industry and provides total and exclusive service for more than 5,500 delivery points

With intelligent logistics against the financial crisis - Axxom presents new log …

Against the background of the financial and economical crisis, Axxom Software AG presents numerous new solutions for short-term supply chain and logistics optimization at LogiMAT. From 3rd to 5th of March 2009, Axxom shows innovations for intralogistics optimization, workforce management and network optimization at the trade fair in Stuttgart (hall 5, booth 410). The solutions help companies improving their cash flow at low investments within a short time. For the first

New Do-it-yourself-Tool for Network Optimization

Axxom Software AG introduces ORion-PI® Consultant, the first expert system for network optimization to the market. This „do-it-yourself“-tool allows companies holistically to design, analyse and optimize their value chain network on their own. Axxom presents the new solution for the first time at the German Logistics Congress in Berlin from 22nd till 24th of October (booth W/19, room Wintergarten, Hotel InterContinental). A lot of executives are cautious to optimize their company

Axxom forms a strategic partnership with renowned Australian supply chain consul …

Australian supply chain consulting company GRA Pty Ltd and German technology provider Axxom Software AG have agreed on a strategic partnership. GRA will use Axxom’s ORion-PI® software in its consulting projects and also distribute the product suite. By the cooperation, GRA strengthens its consulting capabilities and Axxom extends its presence in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region. Considering the demand for supply chain optimization solutions in the region Asia Pacific,