Our Trusted Partners | Johnson Stephens Consulting

Johnson Stephens Consulting partners with a variety of software, consulting, and hardware firms to provide exceptional service to our clients across all functions of their supply chain. Below is a list of trusted partners we have formed a relationship with over the years.


Hy-Tek Material Handling Inc. is the premier turnkey provider of material handling and systems solutions for an extensive range of industries including manufacturing, distri­bution, retail, construction, food, electronics, and automotive. Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners have been providing customers large and small with custom-made solutions. Employee-owned Hy-Tek, serves customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico from offices in Georgia, Kentucky, Ohio, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. Through its main divisions— Industrial Equipment and Integrated Systems, Hy-Tek delivers cost-effective, efficient solutions for every material handling application.


Next View Software, Inc. is a team of experienced and innovative engineers that develop and implement supply chain software solutions for customers around the world. The founders of Next View have extensive experience in the supply chain software market including software development, implementation and support as well as product marketing and business development. Our founders grew up in the supply chain software market and started Sonica Software Corporation in 1994. Sonica was a leading provider of one of the industry’s first highly-configurable warehouse management system. Sonica’s success ultimately led to the sale of the company to a leading material handling system integrator in 2000.


Over 750 of the world’s most innovative companies across industries rely on LLamasoft to answer complex supply chain questions. LLamasoft offers productized applications and innovative solutions to accelerate adoption of AI with deep expertise in machine learning, optimization, simulation and advanced analytics capabilities to improve decision making. LLamasoft technology helps business leaders design operational strategies to achieve profitability and growth goals. The company creates a true end-to-end view of global supply chains to enable decisions along strategic, tactical and operational time horizons.


Optricity offers a platform of warehousing optimization, design and analysis software solutions to enhance operational precision within the workplace. By utilizing a unique blend of domain expertise, advanced mathematics and software engineering skills, Optricity has developed innovative technologies to support warehousing professionals and improve operational clarity in distribution centers around the world.


Our story starts with the operator. The question ‘How do I manage my building?’ has been, to date, left to the operators to answer. Today’s supply chain execution tools like WMS, WES, and WCS provide rich functionalities to execute work, but together, they fail to help operators manage the complexity found from the receiving dock to the shipping dock. Compounding matters for the operator, technology disruptions like robotics, IoT, advanced automation, virtual and augmented reality, and other point solutions are invading an ecosystem that is already challenged by the ever-changing consumer.


Your supply chain is the lifeblood of your business. It’s mission critical—your strategic advantage.

It’s also increasingly complex. You’re handling more products, from more suppliers, and fulfilling through more channels. It’s harder to recruit and retain people. Your customers’ expectations for choice, convenience, speed, and price continue to rise. As these pressures grow, so does the competition. To get ahead, you have to move faster. Technology can help. But, without a sound strategy, technology can introduce more complexity into your supply chain.

That’s why you need more than a vendor. You need a global partner with a proven track record of delivering efficiency and a lower cost of ownership today—plus the flexibility, agility, and innovation to help you realize your strategic roadmap. Today, tomorrow, and beyond.


We saw an opportunity to build a conflict-free platform focused around the client’s needs. The formula was simple. Hire best-in-class professionals, foster total collaboration, provide superior services and allow our team to customize the solution based on project objectives. We are on a mission to challenge the industry, raise the bar of excellence and improve our communities.


DiCentral has nearly two decades of experience in solving complex EDI and supply chain integration challenges. As markets continue to fluctuate, leading organizations rely on DiCentral to innovate while they integrate with their trading partners.

Speech Interface Design

Since 1993, retail, distribution and manufacturing companies have turned to Speech Interface Design for Voice Picking and Voice-Directed Work solutions to improve their operational and bottom line performance. We are Experts in Delivering the Value of Voice.


As one of the country’s leading procurement service providers (PSP), Navigo offers the dedicated resources, category expertise, and infrastructure you need to turn transportation into a strategic weapon. In today’s competitive business environment, effective transportation management reduces costs, improves operational efficiencies, and provides competitive service and cost advantages.


As healthcare costs continue to rise, the need for greater savings and predictive outcomes is clear. By combining their 50 years of managed care experience, GMSI’s founders have developed the systems, benchmarks and staff to provide integrated, seamless, and specific managed care and cost containment solutions that meet the needs of Insurance Companies, TPA’s, Self-Insured Employers, Government Agencies, Work-Force Investment Boards and Medical Professionals. Our unique blend of technology and healthcare combine to form sound business answers to the challenging questions faced by our valued customers!

Quetech Ltd.

Quetech Ltd. is a leader in time study and work sampling software solutions for PCs, smartphones and tablets. Their products, available for Android, iOS, Windows and Web allow industrial engineers and work measurement professionals to measure, analyze and improve productivity.

Traverse Systems

Traverse Systems is an interdisciplinary team of engineers, operators, and industry experts who work day-in and day-out to build best-in-class enterprise solutions that redefine business partnership management and supply chain success. For 18 years, we have served some of the world’s most respected brands including CVS, Burlington Stores, Pep Boys, Tractor Supply, Kohl’s, and more. Markets and consumer expectations are changing rapidly, and old operational models are breaking under the pressure. Our job is to mitigate those risks with technology and expertise that optimizes performance and execution.

Klawsky Consulting

Klawsky Consulting is a boutique consulting firm specializing in Strategic Workforce Solutions that add value and optimize workforce effectiveness. By using highly effective Business Psychology processes and methodologies, job candidates who will succeed as employees are identified, current employees who will be effective leaders are recognized, and legal risks are managed with defensible validation strategies; all without disruption to current workforce effectiveness levels and with shorter payback periods than almost any other solution. For over 25 years we have worked in tandem with clients to achieve their strategic business goals by realizing the full potential of their most important resource–their people.

Spalding Software

Spalding Software has been developing productivity enhancing software products since 1985. We are dedicated to providing effective, affordable solutions for your electronic information needs. Our commitment to customer satisfaction comes from our roots as information technology consultants to some of the world’s largest companies, and that’s why you’ll find our customer service second to none. We believe satisfied customers are our best source of advertising, so you can depend on us for fast, effective solutions now and in the future.

NCS Partners

We’re an award-winning innovative company with a deep heritage in delivering Supply Chain Solutions. Our impressive portfolio of customers includes global leaders in Retail, 3PL, e-Commerce, Healthcare, Transportation and Logistics, Agricultural, and Food and Beverage.


Bricz is a next generation supply chain solutions provider. We are a mix of enterprising supply chain leaders and meticulous execution specialists with a passion for supply chain. We help explore opportunities and generate value in every brick used to build your supply chain.

Bricz services include:

Supply Chain Execution Assessment | Software Selection | Supply Chain Management Software Implementations | Design & Solution Architecture | Project Management | Change Management | Managed Services