Friday 21st Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

E2open acquires icon-scm

E2open has acquired icon-scm, the supply chain planning and collaboration systems provider, in a deal valued at some $34 million.

It will combine icon-scm’s integrated planning and analytics capabilities with the E2open Business Network.

The E2open Business Network integrates a number of business process management solutions, including multi-tier planning, response management, and analytics.

“I am pleased to announce the addition of icon-scm to E2open and our Business Network of more than 36,000 trading partners around the globe,” said Mark Woodward, president and CEO.

“By bringing together icon-scm’s planning and response technologies and E2open’s portfolio of cloud-based connectivity, business process, and analytics solutions, we will create the industry’s first integrated platform for supply chain control towers.