Austin, TX – August 30, 2019 — Baxter Planning, the pioneer and recognized leader in inventory planning and optimization solutions, announced today that it has been included on SupplyChainBrain‘s list of 100 Great Supply Chain Partners for the 16th consecutive year and will appear in the 2019 August issue of SupplyChainBrain magazine.

“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 a qualified response, asking them 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 their Center of Excellence methodology which drives continuous customer value to increase service levels, optimize inventory, and improve efficiency. Mike Nilsson leader of Baxter’s Customer Success team stated “The methodology begins with understanding our customer’s supply chain objectives, then leverages multiple processes including our Best Practice Scorecard to provide provide structure for continuous improvement and alignment with attainment of those objectives.  Baxter Planning’s innovative and collaborative approach to service parts planning, continues to be recognized throughout the industry and in publications like SupplyChainBrain.

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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. Now a worldwide leader in aftermarket supply chain software, 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 (PaaS) 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 16 consecutive years and recognized multiple times as a “Best Places to Work in Austin.” For more information, visit or email us at