Entries by jlerma

New Year, New Forecasting Opportunities

Prophet by Baxter is a software as a service (SaaS) focused on inventory planning and execution. Baxter optimizes inventory by combining proven technology with planning expertise to deliver service supply chain excellence across 8 key practice areas. A fundamental requirement of supply chain management is accurate demand forecasting. Over-forecasting results in excess inventory and associated […]

Why an Austin software maker that’s been profitable for almost 24 years just raised $25 million

Source: Austin Business Journal By Mike Cronin  –  Staff Writer, Austin Business Journal Oct 12, 2017, 2:55pm CDT A $25 million investment in Austin-based Baxter Planning Systems Inc. by Polaris Partners LP, a venture capital firm headquartered in Boston, will enable the company to expand in size and enter a new market. Baxter Planning Systems […]

Baxter Planning Systems Receives Strategic Growth Investment from Polaris Partners

AUSTIN, TX— (Marketwired – October 11, 2017) – Baxter Planning Systems, a supply chain SaaS company, has received a growth investment from Polaris Partners. Baxter’s software platform, Prophet, helps OEMs optimize their aftermarket operations by significantly reducing inventory and transport costs while improving service levels. Greg Baxter, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Baxter, said “We are […]