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Blue Yonder (formerly JDA Software) is a company developing an AI-driven platform that optimizes business planning and execution. It leverages artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to predict and prevent disruptions a business and delivers category management, supply chain management and execution, retail planning, store operations, and workforce management solutions. The company also provides discovery, enablement, expansion, and customer support services. Blue Yonder serves manufacturing, retail and services, distribution and logistics, hospitality, travel, and entertainment industries.
TypePrivate
Founded1985
HQScottsdale, AZ, US
Websiteblueyonder.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)3,864(+3%)
Job Openings531
Revenue (Y, 2017)$544 M(+15%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Blue Yonder

Girish Rishi

Girish Rishi

Chief Executive Officer & Director
Jolene Peixoto

Jolene Peixoto

Vice President
Nathalie Carruthers

Nathalie Carruthers

Executive Vice President, Chief Associate Success Officer
Derek Butts

Derek Butts

Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer
Kevin Iaquinto

Kevin Iaquinto

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Martin Felli

Martin Felli

Chief Legal and Administrative Officer
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Blue Yonder Office Locations

Blue Yonder has offices in Scottsdale, Boston, Irving, Palo Alto and in 28 other locations
Scottsdale, AZ, US (HQ)
15059 N Scottsdale Rd #400
Boston, MA, US
320 Congress St #401
Irving, TX, US
9001 Cypress Waters Blvd 4th floor
Palo Alto, CA, US
3000 El Camino Real Building 4, 2nd Floor
Rockville, MD, US
9713 Key W Ave #200
Rogers, AR, US
903 N 47th St #402
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Blue Yonder Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1985

Blue Yonder total Funding

$575 m

Blue Yonder latest funding size

$575 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Blue Yonder investors

Blue Yonder's latest funding round in October 2016 was reported to be $575 m. In total, Blue Yonder has raised $575 m
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Blue Yonder Revenue

Blue Yonder's revenue was reported to be $544 m in Y, 2017 which is a 14.3% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Y, 2017)

544.0m

Revenue growth (Y, 2016 - Y, 2017), %

14.3%
USDY, 2016Y, 2017

Revenue

476.0m544.0m

Revenue growth, %

14%
USDY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

128.6k
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Blue Yonder Operating Metrics

Blue Yonder's Customers was reported to be 3 k in Jun, 2020.
Jun, 2020

Customers

3 k

Patents and Patent Applications

400
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Blue Yonder Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
YantriksJuly 27, 2020

Blue Yonder Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Blue Yonder Online and Social Media Presence

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Blue Yonder Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    73/100

  • Compensation

    C

    63/100

  • Diversity

    D

    52/100

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Blue Yonder News and Updates

Insights on the Healthcare Supply Chain Management Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Blue Yonder, Cerner and Infor Among Others

Dublin, Sept. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Healthcare Supply Chain Management Market Research Report by Component (Hardware and Software), by Deployment (Cloud-Based and On-Premise), by End User, by Region (Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, Middle East & Africa) - Global Forecast to 202…

UST Accelerates Digital Transformation for Retailers by Partnering with Blue Yonder

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, announced that it has expanded its partnership with Blue Yonder, a leader in digital supply chain and omni-channel commerce fulfillment, to offer services for Blue Yonder's retail...

Panasonic inks $7.1B deal to acquire supply chain software firm Blue Yonder

Electronics giant Panasonic Corp. today announced that it has signed a $7.1 billion agreement to acquire Blue Yonder Inc., a developer of software for managing enterprise supply chains. The deal comes less than a year after Panasonic purchased a 20% stake in Blue Yonder. Of the $7.1 billion the com…

Panasonic Nears Deal for AI Software Firm Blue Yonder

Panasonic Nears Deal for AI Software Firm Blue Yonder

$ 9.45 Billion Growth in Supply Chain Management Software Market | Featuring Blue Yonder Group Inc., BluJay Solutions Inc., and E2open LLC among others | Technavio

NEW YORK, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The supply chain management software market is expected to grow by USD 9.45 billion during 2021-2025, according to Technavio. The report offers a detailed analysis of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the supply chain management software...

JDA Software Demos Some Exciting New Products

JDA featured the Luminate Control Tower at their user conference. This SaaS based solution provides real-time visibility to shipments, orders at risk of not being fulfilled, supply chain constraints, and other supply chain issues. More importantly it is visibility with REMEDIATION.
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Blue Yonder Blogs

Panasonic + Blue Yonder – And the Industrialization of Supply Chain

As an engineer, I tend to look at things differently. While most people would appreciate a product for what it is, I’m always curious how something is made or how it works. I want to take it apart and tinker with it. Although I admit... The post Panasonic + Blue Yonder – And the Industrialization of…

Panasonic Completes Acquisition of Blue Yonder

Acquisition accelerates the Autonomous Supply Chain™ by combining IoT and AI/ML to deliver smarter, more connected supply chains and optimized multi-channel commerce OSAKA, Japan – Sept. 17, 2021 – Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Blue Yonder, the leadin…

A Purpose-Built Supply Chain Platform Strategy and the 6 C’s

A recent headline article in The Washington Post said it best: “Supply headaches stretching from Asian factory towns to the American Midwest are intensifying as the economic recovery tries to outrun the highly infectious delta variant. … The pandemic has exposed fragile global supply chains... The p…

Diversity and Inclusion Makes Me a Better Leader

Today’s DIVE In blog is an inspiring conversation with an accomplished female leader: Silke Gray Head of Global Customs, Export and Export Control at Hilti Group. With 30+ years’ experience in a male dominated industry she has encountered many different leaders and leadership styles, and... The post…

Supply Chain Dive: Vaccine mandate adds another wrinkle to warehouse, distribution hiring crunch

Story originally appeared in the Supply Chain Dive on the Sept. 14, 2021. Excerpts from the story below. To see the full story visit SupplyChainDive.com. “Supply Chains are struggling – high costs, scarce capacity and raw materials, etc. – and the mandate is another constraint... The post Supply Cha…

3 observations after 5 years leading a PE-backed company

Prisest’ na dorozhku is a Russian custom of sitting on your luggage before embarking on a journey. To reflect on what you leave behind and to envision the path ahead. As Blue Yonder transitions to a new governance structure, we leave a stakeholder behind: our investor-partners... The post 3 observat…
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Blue Yonder Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blue Yonder founded?

    Blue Yonder was founded in 1985.

  • Who are Blue Yonder key executives?

    Blue Yonder's key executives are Girish Rishi, Jolene Peixoto and Nathalie Carruthers.

  • How many employees does Blue Yonder have?

    Blue Yonder has 3,864 employees.

  • What is Blue Yonder revenue?

    Latest Blue Yonder annual revenue is $544 m.

  • What is Blue Yonder revenue per employee?

    Latest Blue Yonder revenue per employee is $140.8 k.

  • Who are Blue Yonder competitors?

    Competitors of Blue Yonder include Revionics, ToolsGroup and Manhattan Associates.

  • Where is Blue Yonder headquarters?

    Blue Yonder headquarters is located at 15059 N Scottsdale Rd #400, Scottsdale.

  • Where are Blue Yonder offices?

    Blue Yonder has offices in Scottsdale, Boston, Irving, Palo Alto and in 28 other locations.

  • How many offices does Blue Yonder have?

    Blue Yonder has 33 offices.