Gander Mountain Selects Manhattan Associates to Enable Omni-Channel Processes
ST. PAUL, Minn. & ATLANTA, April 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Manhattan
Associates (Nasdaq:MANH) today announced that Gander Mountain, the nation's
largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, camping, and marine
products and accessories, has selected Manhattan Associates' Enterprise Order
Management and Store Inventory & Fulfillment solutions to help drive their
omni-channel enterprise transformation. Manhattan's solutions will help Gander
create a seamless experience for their customers across channels with a single
view of inventory, and to allow Gander shoppers to control how and when they
take delivery of Gander merchandise.
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"We were looking for a software company to partner with to help us through our
omni-channel transformation," said Derek Siddons, vice president of
Omni-Channel Strategy at Gander Mountain. "Manhattan's proven track record
with large and successful omni-channel retailers was a key for us in the
decision making progress. Aside from the application itself, the Manhattan
team as a group demonstrated they could work with us, bring people and
technology together, and deliver a true omni-channel solution.
"In a highly competitive environment where the cross-channel sale is becoming
more and more important for the industry, order management and the associated
in-store execution capabilities are the most critical piece of the retail
infrastructure to get right," added Siddons.
"We are delighted to be joining Gander Mountain on their omni-channel
transformation," said Eddie Capel, president and chief executive officer,
Manhattan Associates. "The faith they've placed in our software and our teams
is a testament to our long record of product investment and project success
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About Gander Mountain
Gander Mountain Company operates the nation's largest retail network of stores
for hunting, fishing, camping, and marine products and accessories.
Established in 1960, Gander Mountain offers the best assortment of outdoor
equipment, firearms, camping supplies, fishing and marine products, technical
and rugged outdoor apparel, and technical and casual footwear, as well as
gunsmith and archery services. Our stores feature the best selection of
national, regional and local brands as well as our own brands. There are 121
conveniently located Gander Mountain outdoor lifestyle stores providing
approximately 6.6 million square feet of retail space in 24 states. For the
nearest store location call 888-542-6337 or visit www.GanderMtn.com.
About Manhattan Associates, Inc.
Manhattan Associates continues to deliver on its 23-year heritage of providing
global supply chain excellence to more than 1,200 customers worldwide that
consider supply chain optimization core to their strategic market leadership.
The company's supply chain innovations include: Manhattan SCOPE®, a portfolio
of software solutions and technology that leverages a Supply Chain Process
Platform to help organizations optimize their supply chains from planning
through execution; Manhattan SCALE™, a portfolio of distribution management
and transportation management solutions built on Microsoft .NET technology;
and Manhattan Carrier™, a suite of supply chain solutions specifically
addressing the needs of the motor carrier industry. For more information,
please visit www.manh.com.
CONTACT: Will Haraway
Manhattan Associates, Inc.
Manhattan Associates, Inc.
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