Austin, TX, August 23, 2018 – Baxter Planning (Baxter), the pioneer and recognized leader in inventory planning and optimization solutions for the service supply chain, today announced its participation in the Field Service Amelia Island conference. Field Service Amelia Island is the conference where 200+ cross-industry service, support, and customer care leaders come together to build world-class service and support operations. The event will be taking place at The Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island, FL from August 27 – 29, 2018.

Former Baxter customer, Randal Hill from Carestream Health (retired) will lead a session entitled, Case Study: Field Planning And Inventory Management. The discussion will be focused on the Baxter installed base planning project that Randy implemented for US field engineers which led to a 15% reduction of priority orders, improved first time call completion, and better leverage of Carestream’s field inventory investment. Learn step-by-step how Randy achieved these results along with actionable items for other service organizations to implement immediately.

Baxter and their user community continue to be thought leaders in the field service inventory management space while supporting field service events and conferences worldwide. For further details about the Field Service Amelia Island conference, please visit

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 proprietary 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 Fortune 500 enterprises and growing startups deploying solutions from Baxter include Verizon, RICOH, Stanley Black and Decker, NetApp, 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 14 consecutive years and recognized multiple times as a “Best Places to Work in Austin.”  For more information, visit or email us at