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.
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perception: In the broader enterprise applications marketplace, Manhattan is regarded as a WMS vendor with little or no transportation management capabilities. Its marketing strategy lacks the intelligence to resolve PkMS's highly interrelated warehousing and transportation features. The nuances of this interoperability are lost when Manhattan's message reaches the IT community. Undefined Internet product strategy: Apart from its success in providing fulfillment back-ends for Internet retailers (See TEC