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Kinaxis Spotlights Supply Chain Digital Innovations at Kinexions Tokyo - Customers and partners gather in Japan to talk supply chain digitization, transformation, and community

November 27, 2019

OTTAWA and TOKYO, Nov. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Kinaxis® Inc. (TSX: KXS), the leader in empowering people to make confident supply chain decisions, has announced it is bringing its digital innovations on the road to Japan, Dec. 4, 2019. The event, an extension of the company's annual user conference, Kinexions'19, brings together customers, partners, and staff from across the Asia Pacific region to learn about, discuss, and share best practices on how to accelerate the journey towards an end-to-end digital supply chain.

Driven by the theme of "Supply Chain Innovation to Win at the Global Market," Kinexions Tokyo will feature networking opportunities, an inspiring keynote by Mr. Osamu Uehara, Board of Director of NPO Supply Management Institute Nippon and customer-led case studies from leading supply chain companies including Panasonic, Procter & Gamble, and BASF. This private event will highlight the latest in Kinaxis digital supply chain innovations, each of which are designed to help businesses reach objectives, maximize profit, and provide the visibility to respond quickly to rapid changes in supply and demand.

"As we continue to grow in the Asia Pacific region, it is important to us to bring Kinexions to our customers and partners where they live and do business," said John Sicard, CEO, Kinaxis. "Kinexions Tokyo is a perfect opportunity to discuss ideas and implementation best practices and create a community that shares resources and works together to solve the specific challenges of customers in the region."

About Kinaxis Inc.
Eliminating volatility in your supply chain is impossible, but managing it is not. Trusted by top brands, Kinaxis® gives people the confidence to know they are making the best supply chain planning decisions to maximize business performance. We solve complex business problems in easy-to-understand ways by combining human and machine intelligence to plan for any future, monitor risks and opportunities and respond at the pace of change. With the support of our community of supply chain experts and using our unique concurrent planning technique and single integrated planning platform, customers can realize higher revenue, lower costs and fewer risks. For more Kinaxis news, follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter or Facebook.

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