NEW YORK, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/
Kurt Salmon, a global management consulting firm, today announced that it has sold its GoalPost® software business unit to Knighted, a leading developer of supply chain software solutions.
GoalPost has been providing comprehensive, user-friendly labor management software solutions for more than 30 years. GoalPost has provided many Fortune Global 1000 companies with the strong foundation to support distribution center, call center and retail store labor performance management programs that deliver significant cost savings and service improvements.
"The integration of GoalPost into Knighted's suite of supply chain software solutions will provide a significant advantage as companies look for ways to better manage overall supply chain costs, productivity and service," said Jack Horst , partner at Kurt Salmon.
"With the worldwide supply chain software market expected to exceed $8 billion annually in 2012, the Knighted acquisition of GoalPost will uniquely position our company to create solutions for the global market," said Craig Wilensky , EVP and partner at Knighted. "As labor costs become the primary expense in distribution, this new value proposition provides our customers with sophisticated labor solutions to manage their businesses."
About Kurt Salmon and Knighted
Kurt Salmon, formed by the merger of Kurt Salmon Associates and Ineum Consulting, is a global management consultancy of more than 1,400 consultants in 13 countries across five continents. Our clients are industry leaders who benefit from our deep industry and functional expertise. www.kurtsalmon.com.
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Knighted () provides web-enabled logistics software specializing in warehouse management software (WMS), warehouse control software (WCS) and labor management software (LMS) for the retail, e-commerce, route distributors, 3PL, and consumer goods manufacturing markets.
Knighted has been in operation since 1995 and is headquartered in Ossining, NY. Knighted also has operations in Atlanta, GA and Pennsylvania. Key customers include Barnes & Noble, Payless Shoesource, Macy’s, Restoration Hardware, Ross Stores and Nike.