microsoft dynamics ax at Biagi BrosCARMEL, Ind. (March 21, 2011/PRNewswire) – Blue Horseshoe, a software development and solutions firm has completed implementation of its Warehousing for Dynamics AX (WAX) solution for Biagi Bros., a national transportation and warehousing company based in Napa, Calif.  Biagi Bros. operates more than 300 semis and 700 tractor-trailers involved in national interstate and intrastate liquid, bulk and common freight carrier transportation and 16 warehouse facilities strategically located throughout the United States. The company’s Ontario, Calif. warehouse is the first of Biagi Bros. facilities to go-live with WAX, with rollout to the other facilities scheduled over the next 12-18 months.

Biagi Bros. selected Blue Horseshoe to implement the Microsoft Dynamics AX Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and Blue Horseshoe Intellectual Property’s (BHIP)Warehousing for AX ( WAX) and Business Intelligence as a Service (BIAS) solutions throughout its facilities. WAX embeds advanced supply chain capabilities into Dynamics AX to significantly extend warehousing functionality without using a separate Warehouse Management System (WMS), while BIAS integrates seamlessly into Dynamics AX to provide real-time data for fulfillment invoicing, freight reconciliation and carrier performance. Together these solutions provide:

  • real-time, global view of business operations;
  • enhanced customer satisfaction;
  • an external customer portal in which customers can see real-time inventory and order status;
  • improved profit and loss visibility;
  • bin-level inventory, real-time inventory visibility and lot tracking; and
  • improved charge capture through real-time fulfillment data, freight reconciliation and carrier performance.

“Biagi Bros. is a progressive, growing company, and we’re really happy to see our solutions helping them achieve their goals by becoming more efficient and profitable,” says Kevin Paul, vice president of Blue Horseshoe.

Nick Biagi, director of information technology at Biagi Bros. adds, “We selected Blue Horseshoe because the company has an impressive track record of implementing solutions across a number of different industries and verticals. It’s been truly amazing to see what a difference a complete financial and warehouse management system makes.”

About Blue Horseshoe

Blue Horseshoe is a privately held solution services firm that has been providing expert consulting and packaged software solutions to Fortune 500 and mid-market businesses throughout the world since 1983. Based in North America, Blue Horseshoe assesses business needs and applies world-class business applications to improve profitability and increase efficiency. For more, visit www.bhsolutions.com.

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