Baxter Planning honored for the 17th consecutive year in August issue of SupplyChainBrain

Austin, TX – August, 15, 2020 — Baxter Planning, the pioneer and recognized leader in inventory planning and optimization solutions, announced today that it has been selected as one of SupplyChainBrain’s 100 Great Supply Chain Partners for the 17th year in a row, and will be featured in the 2020 August issue of SupplyChainBrain magazine.

“For 18 years running, SupplyChainBrain has published our much-anticipated list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners — a select group of companies whose customers recognize them for providing outstanding solutions and services. Our six-month online poll of supply chain professionals requires specific criteria to nominate vendors and service providers whose solutions have made a significant impact on their company’s efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance. This year’s field of nominees was competitive and inspiring – coming from all sectors of supply chain management. Your company should be proud to be named amongst the 100 Great!” – Brad Berger, Publisher, SupplyChainBrain

Earlier this year, Baxter Planning launched new Planning Analytics capabilities arming customers with enhanced reporting functionality. Planning Analytics simplifies planning by providing quick access to data insights, further extending the company’s leadership in this area. Baxter Planning’s innovative and collaborative approach to service parts planning continues to provide value to its customers while repeatedly earning accolades throughout the industry and in publications like SupplyChainBrain.

“Beyond our exclusive technology, this recognition is made possible by our capacity for attracting and retaining the best supply chain talent. We are tremendously excited about the talent we’ve recruited this year from Gartner Top 25 supply chain programs as well as experienced leaders from service supply chain organizations,” said Phillip Kennedy, Baxter CMO & EVP, Sales.

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About Baxter Planning
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, with employees around the globe, Baxter Planning was founded in 1993 by Greg Baxter, who saw the need for a solution to address the lack of planning technologies in the market designed to address the unique needs of service supply chains. Now a worldwide leader in aftermarket supply chain planning, Baxter helps customers plan billions in service parts inventory every day. The list of Global 2,000 enterprises and growing startups deploying solutions from Baxter include Verizon, Nokia, Tokyo Electron, Stanley Black and Decker, SONY, Johnson & Johnson, and many others. Baxter’s differentiated combination of a SaaS platform featuring Planning as a Service enables supply chain organizations to deliver dramatic improvements in post-sales service levels while increasing profitability and cash flow. Baxter has been on SupplyChainBrain’s “List of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners” for 17 consecutive years and recognized multiple times as one of the “Best Places to Work in Austin.” For more information, visit or email us at