Varsity Logistics at POWERUp 2024: Driving the Future of IBM i Shipping

Don’t miss Varsity Logistics at COMMON POWERUp 2024, May 20-23

In a world consumed with ever-evolving technology, it can be overwhelming to try and keep up with the latest and greatest advancements. However, valuable opportunities for companies to sharpen up their knowledge and skill sets on the systems they use daily do exist. For businesses utilizing IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems, the COMMON POWERUp trade show is the ideal event to learn, network, and explore all things IBM i.

Varsity Logistics is thrilled to exhibit at this one-of-a-kind event, focused on high-quality, IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems education. The show will take place in Fort Worth, Texas, from May 20th-23rd at the Fort Worth Convention Center. POWERUp 2024 will offer an agenda packed with over 300 sessions, 100+ speakers, and unlimited opportunities to network with IBM professionals, industry peers, and the experts behind the integrated solutions empowering the industry. Educational sessions will cover a diverse range of topics including IT, security, system management, client connectivity, and AI. [See full agenda]

As your trusted partner for parcel and LTL multi-carrier shipping software (MCSS) built exclusively for IBM i (AS/400) Power users, Varsity Logistics will be showcasing our comprehensive shipping solution at the event. The exhibition hall at POWERUp 2024 will be the largest IBM i-related expo of its kind, empowering attendees to experience the latest technology solutions driving the future for their organizations. Attendees can stop by booth #314 for the opportunity to discover what makes Varsity the only holistic shipping solution built for the IBM i, including:

  • Customization and Flexibility: Varsity understands each business has unique shipping needs. That’s why our shipping software offers customization options and flexible modules to adapt to specific workflows, business rules, and industry requirements, guaranteeing an optimized shipping solution that’s tailored to each customer’s needs.
  • Reporting and Analytics: Varsity’s software provides comprehensive insights into shipping performance, carrier utilization, cost analysis, and other key metrics. This capability empowers businesses to make informed decisions, optimize shipping strategies, and identify areas that need improvement for enhancing the shipping process or reducing costs.
  • ERP and WMS Integrations: Our software is the only holistic plug-and-play MCSS built natively for IBM i systems that offers seamless integration with all major and custom ERP and WMS systems, making implementation and data exchange completely uniform.

Make sure you also stop by this valued Varsity partner:

Friedman CorporationBooth #316

  • Friedman Frontier is the #1 ERP software for the complex, high-volume, make-to-order manufacturer, specifically for the window, door, cabinet, and furniture industries and other industries that engineer, build, or assemble to order. Frontier helps manufacturers reduce employee costs, reduce lead-times, increase customer service levels, and provide growth in revenues without adding significant costs.

Is your organization in need of a comprehensive shipping solution tailored to IBM i users? Varsity’s multi-carrier shipping solution is designed to automate operations, streamline shipping workflows, and optimize your shipping strategy. Discover the ways you can connect with our team of shipping experts at POWERUp 2024, or swing by our booth #314!

Can’t make the show? Explore Varsity’s suite of robust shipping solutions for IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems users or contact our team to begin your journey towards efficient and cost-effective parcel and LTL shipping.

Discover Cutting-Edge IBM i Shipping Solutions: Varsity Logistics at Manhattan Momentum 2024

Save the date to experience Varsity’s cutting-edge shipping software, May 14th – 17th

As the world of modern supply chain continues to evolve and grow, businesses are constantly seeking opportunities to connect, inspire, and recharge, especially those running on IBM i (AS/400) Power systems. Manhattan Momentum 2024 provides a unique opportunity for supply chain professionals to connect with like-minded individuals, provide and receive inspiration, and find time to recharge their motivation towards long-term logistics success.

Varsity Logistics is excited to join Manhattan Associates for their annual user event, Momentum 2024, the premier event for supply chain commerce professionals. This year, the event will take place in San Antonio, Texas, from May 14th – 17th at the JW Marriott San Antionio Hill Country Resort.

Throughout the four days of the show, there will be a full agenda packed with over 70 educational sessions, covering a variety of industry topics including supply chain execution, sustainability, omnichannel commerce, and AI. With over 1,200 industry professionals in attendance, there will be ample opportunity to network with supply chain experts and leaders. Additionally, the discovery center will feature more than 60 trade show exhibitors, showcasing the newest innovations driving the future of supply chain commerce.

Make sure to check out this session with Varsity partner, IBM:

Maximizing MAWM Extensibility – Building a ProActive CoE Organization with Bryanna LaMour, Supply Chain Delivery Executive at IBM | Wednesday, May 16th at 10:30am

  • Gain valuable insights from Cencora and IBM Consulting as they share their journey building an MAWM ProActive COE! Discover how to maximize ROI, implement best practices, and learn from their experiences to drive successful extensibility within your MAWM ecosystem.

Varsity Logistics will be exhibiting our parcel and LTL multi-carrier shipping solution designed uniquely for IBM i (AS/400) Power systems users, alongside showcasing our integration with Manhattan PKMS (Manhattan WMi). Our team is looking forward to connecting with fellow supply chain professionals, discovering new supply chain innovations, and showcasing our top-tier shipping software. You can stop by the booth or schedule a private meeting with Varsity’s IBM i shipping experts to further explore how Varsity can revolutionize your supply chain and streamline your IBM i shipping operations.

Can’t attend the show? Learn more about Varsity Logistics, the only holistic shipping solution built for the IBM i, in our resource center or contact our shipping experts to discover how we can meet your business’s unique supply chain needs.

Explore Shipping Software for IBM i at MODEX 2024 with Varsity Logistics

Explore Varsity’s industry-leading shipping software for IBM i at MODEX 2024

The rapid growth of modern commerce demands innovation and agility, especially for IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems users navigating the complexities of today’s supply chain. But what if there was an opportunity to connect with peers, explore emerging technologies, and gain valuable insights to overcome common IBM i shipping challenges and propel your operations forward? Look no further than MODEX 2024, the full spectrum supply chain solution trade show.

This year, Varsity Logistics, your trusted partner for multi-carrier shipping software built exclusively for IBM i Power Systems users, will be exhibiting alongside ProShip, Inc. at booth C7298. The show takes place from March 11th-14th in Atlanta, Georgia, bringing together supply chain professionals from all parts of the industry. It’s the perfect opportunity for businesses and suppliers to showcase their end-to-end supply chain solutions and technologies driving the future of supply chain operations.

Our team of IBM i shipping experts understands the unique challenges you face:

  • Modernization hurdles: Juggling outdated interfaces and limited functionalities can hinder your agility.
  • Integration headaches: Connecting your IBM i system with other applications can be complex and time-consuming.
  • Manual processes and errors: Relying on manual processes can lead to errors and decrease productivity.

Varsity’s comprehensive IBM i solution empowers you to overcome these challenges with a web-based interface to streamline shipping management for everyone on your team, regardless of technical expertise. In addition, Varsity’s seamless integration with your IBM i environment eliminates integration headaches and ensures smooth data flow. Finally, with automated tasks and error reduction, shippers can automate key tasks, minimize errors, and boost productivity.

Our team of IBM i shipping experts are thrilled for the opportunity to connect with supply chain professionals, explore top-tier solutions, and to share our industry-leading multi-carrier shipping software suite built exclusively for IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems users. Schedule a meeting with one of our shipping experts at the show to learn how Varsity can streamline your shipping operations and unlock the full potential of your IBM i infrastructure.

With over 1,175 of the leading solutions in both manufacturing and supply chain on display at the show, and over 200 expert-led seminar sessions, there’s sure to be something of interest to everyone attending MODEX 2024. Several technology companies seamlessly integrated with Varsity’s IBM i solution will also be exhibiting. Make sure to visit these key partners:

Infor – Booth #A12214

Infor®, with over 30 years of experience, is a global leader in industry-specific cloud software solutions that empower businesses around the world. With over 60,000 organizations relying on us for digital transformation, we provide end-to-end solutions to help you build a better business. Infor, positioned as a leader for a 5th consecutive time in the 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Warehouse Management Systems, and its WMS caters to the evolving needs of modern businesses, emphasizing agility, usability, and exceptional outcomes.

Manhattan Associates – Booth #C7270

Manhattan Associates is a global technology leader in supply chain and omnichannel commerce. We unite information across the enterprise, converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution. Our software, platform technology and unmatched experience help drive both top-line growth and bottom-line profitability for our customers. Manhattan Associates designs, builds and delivers leading edge cloud solutions so that across the store, through your network or from your fulfillment center, you are ready to reap the rewards of the omnichannel marketplace.

Manhattan Seminar Sessions:

Looking for an all-in-one shipping solution built specifically for IBM i users to automate your operations, streamline your shipping processes, and overcome common pain points? Explore all the ways you can connect with our shipping experts on-site at MODEX 2024, or visit us at booth C7298 alongside ProShip!

Are you unable to attend the show? Discover more about Varsity’s #1 shipping software solution for IBM i (AS/400) Power Systems users in our resource center or reach out to us to explore how we can help you find the best shipping solution for your unique needs.

Join Varsity Logistics at the 2023 VAI Prevail Conference

Join Prevail Gold Sponsor Varsity Logistics in Orlando for VAI’s biggest tech event of the year

As the digital landscape continues to evolve at a rapid pace, the convergence of technology and business has gained an unprecedented level of importance. For this reason, Varsity is joining VAI experts to network with peers at the PREVAIL 2023 Conference, hosted by partner, VAI. This conference brings together VAI customers, VAI content experts and select technology partners. Here, they have the ideal avenue for discussing and addressing business challenges and opportunities involving enterprise management software.

Varsity Logistics is ecstatic to attend and exhibit this year as an event Gold Sponsor at Prevail. The event will be held at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort in Orlando, Florida. The event takes place from September 21-22, providing a space for business leaders interested in software and technology to come together. Varsity Logistics is looking forward to showcasing our industry-leading shipping software and providing attendees the opportunity to learn more about Varsity’s deeply integrated shipping and TMS functionality with VAI’s S2K Enterprise.

Why Attend the Conference?

This two-day show is packed with an exciting variety of events to attend including keynote speakers, ample time for networking, and educational sessions with hands-on labs. A range of topics will be covered from business leadership and growth to analytics and even security, allowing attendees to walk away with an actionable education that can be immediately put to use. Attendees will have dedicated time to connect with partners of VAI, like Varsity Logistics, to explore additional functionalities and technology that can seamlessly integrate with their VAI S2K Enterprise ERP solutions, yielding greater operational efficiencies and ROI.

Varsity and VAI S2K

For over a decade, Varsity Logistics has been established as a leading provider of multi-carrier transportation management systems catering to enterprises operating on IBM i (iSeries, Power, AS400) systems. Businesses leveraging VAI S2K can benefit from a streamlined, pre-built integration for customers shipping 100 or more packages a day. As the preferred shipping software partner of VAI, S2K users are now empowered to utilize a unified system for seamless shipping operations with any parcel or LTL carrier. 

Read more about the power of Varsity’s and VAI’s partnership.

Varsity Logistics is the number one shipping software for IBM i enterprises. Varsity offers shipping software solutions for parcel and freight shipping, along with a library of additional add-on capabilities. By utilizing Varsity’s shipping software solutions, customers can ensure total satisfaction with seamless order fulfillment and delivery management.

Download the Varsity and VAI brochure to learn more about how these two technologies work together.

Make sure to stop by our booth to meet the Varsity team and learn more about how our shipping software works. We will have staff on hand to answer any of your questions. If you can’t attend, feel free to reach out to our team with any questions or learn more in a personalized demo.

For more information on attending VAI, visit See you in Orlando!