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Minneapolis, MN, March 19, 2008 – SPS Commerce, the leading provider of SaaS EDI services, today announced that its Chief Strategy Officer, Jim Frome, has again been named a Provider Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive.The Supply & Demand Chain Executive Provider Pros to Know is a listing of individuals from a software firm or service provider, consultancy, or analyst or research firm who have a vision for the 21st century supply chain and have personally helped clients apply technology or processes to modernize their supply chains.This past year, Mr. Frome has been a frequent speaker and author of published articles on visionary topics including globalization, SaaS EDI, and Trading Partner Integration Centers.“This year’s Provider Pros to Know have shown themselves to be thought-leaders in their respective supply chain segments,” said Andrew K. Reese, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “Their efforts in developing the tools and processes necessary for supply chain transformation, and in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, are helping raise Supply Chain’s status within the enterprise and have earned them a place on this year’s Provider Pros listing.”The full listing of the 2008 Pros to Know is available in the February/March 2008 issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine and on the Supply & Demand Chain Executive web site at www.SDCExec.com/2008Pros.“Jim Frome’s vision and leadership has led many of our CPG and retail customers to advance their use of B2B integration to electronically connect with global trading partners such as freight forwarders, sourcing agents, 3PLs and more, resulting in improved supply chain visibility and shorter fulfillment cycles,” stated Archie Black, president and CEO of SPS Commerce. “Only with a SaaS model, like the one used by SPS Commerce, could these supply chain partners connect and share necessary order and shipment information without any infrastructure requirements. We are pleased that Mr. Frome has been again recognized for his contribution to our industry.”To view Mr. Frome’s latest whitepaper, please visit http://www.spscommerce.com/n_news/wp/overview.shtml.About Supply & Demand Chain ExecutiveSupply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. On the Web at www.SDCExec.com.About SPS CommerceSPS Commerce is the leader in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) B2B integration, connecting every partner in the supply chain. Retailers, manufacturers and 3PLs have selected SPS Commerce as their outsourced provider to automate and integrate their trading relationships. Using the SaaS model, SPS Commerce dramatically lowers setup and on-going costs, along with the time and risks of traditional EDI software by outsourcing the entire B2B communication process. The company’s offerings leverage its multi-tenant architecture, multi-party sharing, comprehensive knowledge of thousands of retailer’s business processes and specifications and integration expertise with a variety of systems for accounting (Great Plains, Quickbooks, MAS series), ERP (Oracle, NetSuite, SAP), packing and shipping (Agile, InSite, Scancode), and WMS (HighJump, Infor, Manhattan Associates). SPS Commerce is the recognized SaaS leader in B2B integration with more than 10,000 recurring revenue customers, pre-built integrations spanning 2,700 unique fulfillment workflows across 1,200 retailers, grocers and distributors, a customer satisfaction rate of 93% and the most comprehensive SaaS product suite available. SPS Commerce is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For additional information, please contact SPS Commerce at 866-245-8100 or visit www.spscommerce.com.SPS Commerce is a registered trademark of SPS Commerce Inc. SPSCommerce.net and the SPS Commerce logo are the property of SPS Commerce, Inc. All other names and trademarks are the property of their respective holders.