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Supply Chain Shorts for the Week of April 8, 2013
In this week’s Shorts, we talk about JDA’s release of JDA eight; Retails Solutions’ value proposition; and a recent visit to Oz Development. What have you been

yellow sapphire gemstones  9, which is no yellow brick road). While Oz has what appears to be solid value propositions, with, reportedly, the phones ringing off the proverbial hooks to prove it), even Oz’s president,  Darius Grala  will admit the story is not an easy one to tell. Its core mission is all about delivering mass customized integrations, in the areas of eCommerce ( OzLink Channel ), warehouse ( OzLink Mobile ), and shipping ( OzLink Shipping ), on a subscription basis. Oz has prebuilt integrations to  NetSuite

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