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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 Ratings4.3
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)3,627(+3%)
Job Openings381
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 34 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

89/100

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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

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.

Spinnaker Client is the Recipient of Coveted JDA Software Real-Results Award

DALLAS, May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spinnaker, the global provider of supply chain consulting and returns management solutions, announced today their client, BIC Corporation, has been awarded the Real Results award for "Best Savings" at the JDA ICON conference in Dallas, Texas. JDA ICON...
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Blue Yonder Blogs

ICON Session Recap: TRAXION’s E-Commerce-Calibre Services and Digital Supply Chain Execution Solutions

During ICON 2021, I had the pleasure to speak with Nestor del Rio, Logistics Director at TRAXION Logistics, a leading transportation and logistics company based in Mexico, during the session “E-Commerce-Calibre Services and Digital Supply Chain Execution Solutions.” Here is a recap of the key... The…

Launching BYourself

Mike Boughton has been with Blue Yonder for a decade and is also the associate resource group (ARG) lead for the new Blue Yonder ARG BYourself (our ‘BY’ ‘take’ on Be Yourself – BYourself!). This ARG aims to bolster support, affirmation, and equality for our... The post Launching BYourself appeared f…

HEMA Buttons Up Omni-channel Supply Chain Transformation with Blue Yonder

Department store retailer increases forecast accuracy leading to improved planner productivity and better fulfilment with AI/ML-powered Luminate Planning AMSTERDAM and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – June 2, 2021 – Ensuring the right inventory is available to meet customer demands became even more important dur…

Part 2, Insights from the 2021 Logistics Executive Survey: The New Normal of Logistics

Our recently launched 2021 Logistics Executive Survey aims to seek out the “New Normal of Logistics.”  The survey tracks the pulse of the market as logistics operations are emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic to periods of adjustments, redefinition, and eventually a new equilibrium. In Part... The p…

This Pride Month, I’m Respecting the Privilege of Coming Out

Every year as Pride month comes around, I talk a lot about courage. As a gay man who grew up on a dirt road in rural Louisiana during the ‘80s, I’ve needed enormous amounts of courage my entire life — the courage to stand up... The post This Pride Month, I’m Respecting the Privilege of Coming Out ap…

Three Ways Retailers Can Succeed in a Post-Pandemic World

In many parts of the world, but unfortunately not all, consumers are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. After nearly 15 months of minimizing and even avoiding shopping trips to protect their health, consumers are making their way back to the outside... The post Three Ways Retailers Can Succeed…
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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 3,627 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 $150 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 34 other locations.

  • How many offices does Blue Yonder have?

    Blue Yonder has 39 offices.