SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Jan. 4, 2023 – Blue Yonder, the leader in digital supply chain transformations and omni-channel commerce fulfillment, was recognized for the first time in the 2022 Gartner Market Guide for Retail Distributed Order Management Systems1.

Blue Yonder attributes its recognition to several bold strategic moves and investments to bring a differentiated OMS solution to the market. Blue Yonder’s Commerce and Order Management (OMS) microservice solutions are augmentative, highly scalable, and performant, helping companies meet customer expectations and providing accurate promises while reducing the cost to serve. The microservices provide responsive real-time inventory visibility, profitable and capacity aware order sourcing and orchestration, and omni-channel fulfillment.

“As the shopper journey has evolved, companies can’t risk being left behind in the rush to improve their omni-channel offers – they need to be doing it today. Blue Yonder’s Commerce and OMS solutions can be up and running in six weeks or less!,” said Omar Akilah, corporate vice president – Commerce, Blue Yonder. “We offer a modern approach to order management that enables our customers to augment or replace their existing solutions, quickly delivering capabilities to meet customer expectations and demands. With this approach, technology is no longer the bottleneck to company’s realizing their business strategy.”

Blue Yonder’s Commerce and OMS microservices offer:

  • Function-First Microservices: Solutions offer inventory availability, optimization-powered delivery dates and options, and commitment-based order orchestration and fulfillment, infused with artificial intelligence (AI) / machine learning (ML).
  • Scale & Performance: Ability to support companies during retail peak customer traffic with response times in milliseconds.
  • Unified Customer Journeys: Across all channels at any time, Blue Yonder helps companies meet customer expectations by enabling easy integration into a company’s front-end experiences and out-of-the-box adapters.

Based on these capabilities, Blue Yonder’s Commerce and OMS microservices help companies increase conversion and reduced abandonment, decrease cost-to-serve, and enable rapid digital transformation.

The Gartner Market Guide provides an overview of distributed order management vendors in the market and their offerings today. Customers can use the report to help identify and shortlist vendors whose capabilities and coverage areas match their business goals. It also guides retailers looking to add or update their OMS with direction on what to look for. To learn more visit:

To learn more about Blue Yonder’s Commerce and OMS microservices, stop by Blue Yonder’s booth at this year’s National Retail Federation (NRF) 2023: Retail’s Big Show  Jan. 15-17, 2023, in New York City. Several Blue Yonder customers will be sharing their journey and how Blue Yonder is helping them win in today’s ever-evolving retail landscape.

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1 Gartner, Market Guide for Retail Distributed Order Management Systems, Tom Enright, 21 December 2022

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Blue Yonder is the world leader in digital supply chain transformations and omni-channel commerce fulfillment. Our end-to-end, cognitive business platform enables retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers to best fulfill customer demand from planning through delivery. With Blue Yonder, you’ll unify your data, supply chain and retail commerce operations to unlock new business opportunities and drive automation, control and orchestration to enable more profitable, sustainable business decisions. Blue Yonder – Fulfill your Potential

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