Areté Inc., located in Pennington, New Jersey, is a software and consulting firm committed to delivering elegant, effective supply chain optimization solutions.

Since its inception in 1984, Areté has acquired knowledge, requirements and functional requests from many clients, and has used this knowledge to develop comprehensive solutions tailored to meet specific industry needs. Areté has built a top-notch reputation for delivering state-of-the-art software, effective consulting services, and excellent product support to many clients around the world.


Areté has enjoyed particularly productive long-term working relationships with both large and small clients and has created a host of widely-used, proven software tools and consulting solutions across industries. Areté's product line offers solid solutions for stock planning, full goods production, order and deployment scheduling, materials planning, requirements planning, near/mid/long-term demand planning and collaborative forecasting, in addition to offering process consulting services to help customers design and implement process solutions.

We work with clients of all sizes and requirements around the world. Our client base extends across five continents (North America, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia). These represent more than 200 plants and nearly 700 warehouses that are forecasting, planning and scheduling, managing inventory, and/or deploying product between them.

Areté is a privately-held, client-centered, solution-focused firm that welcomes the opportunity to speak with customers to explore individual requirements.