Based in Atlanta, Georgia, $78 million Manhattan Associates, Inc. develops, markets, and supports supply chain execution systems for distribution center management and Internet fulfillment. 1999 was a difficult year for the vendor, marked by reorganization and management turnover in the midst of rapid corporate expansion. Completing its transition to an Internet enabler will be important for Manhattan's long term future.
systems are supplemented by RF extensions for remote data entry. SLOT-IT is a dynamic slotting system that optimizes the placement of items in a pickline. ASN Enabler is an Internet extension to PkMS for sending advanced ship notifications. Manhattan''s applications have been used to support fulfillment operations by many on-line companies, such as J. Jill Group, Patagonia, and Cornerstone International, but only by integration to other products that create the web storefronts and handle the transaction