雅戈尔集团创建于1979年，经过30年的发展已形成了以品牌服装为龙头的纺织服装垂直产业链。目前，雅戈尔在全国拥有772家自营专卖店，各品牌商业网点2632家。Infor M3 帮助雅戈尔改进完善了业务流程，提升了雅戈尔整体的工作效率和管理水平。
ISO and IPCA certified AccuSpec Electronics provides electronic manufacturing services for customers outsourcing either all or part of their electronic assemblies in the industrial, medical, military, and aerospace markets. The ten week implementation of Infor ERP SyteLine has improved efficiency, on-time delivery—with an 85% return rate reduction —and reduced inventory.
A leading designer and manufacturer of application-specific input devices for OEM manufacturers upgraded its legacy system to Infor ERP SyteLine in six months. The company automated numerous processes resulting in operational efficiencies, 98% inventory accuracy, and overall employee acceptance with a low total cost of ownership and the scalability to meet future business needs.
A wholesale distributor with 33 locations in six states responded to demands from customers and vendors to use electronic data interchange (EDI) for sending invoices by implementing Infor’s Commerce Connect. After using Infor ERP SX.enterprise successfully, ARS easily added Commerce Connect, resulting in time savings, greater invoicing accuracy, and postage cost savings of $45,000 per year.
After implementing Infor ERP A+ and Infor ERP Storefront with off-the-shelf functionality, the Canadian ceramic tile and stone distribution company found that stable functionality and fast, easy upgrades helped to significantly improve employee productivity and customer service.
AUNDE Brazil replaced several of its enterprise application tools with Infor Automotive, a suite of enterprise software solutions for automotive companies. With Infor Automotive, AUNDE can fully integrate all its manufacturing operations into one system, optimizing process planning and control. The solution’s business-specific capabilities have helped AUNDE reduce inventory levels, increase productivity, and eliminate waste. In addition, Infor Automotive simplifies AUNDE’s complex production process by providing the company with real-time identification and tracking of all products.
Zildjian implemented Infor F9 in approximately three weeks and was one of the first companies to use it with the SyteLine system. "Infor F9 requires no maintenance once the initial setup is complete. We have scheduled it to update automatically every night, so the Infor F9 data tables and the SyteLine data tables are always in sync."
A world-class manufacturer of high quality bricks has leveraged technology to increase its data visibility with Infor ERP LN, resulting in cost reductions, minimized scrap, real-time order status, and a competitive advantage to keep the company looking towards the future.
Bluegame selected Infor™ ERP Express (VISUAL), a lexible system from a vendor experienced in the nautical industry, with the help of BEE NewTech, an Infor partner. With Infor™ ERP Express (VISUAL) Bluegame was able to expands both product volume and customization capabilities. This partnership with Infor allows Blue Game to best leverage their strategic experience in the shipyards market to support the business realities in this sector.
A longtime Infor ERP Business (SyteLine) customer, Brentwood routinely reassesses its technology infrastructure. "Every seven to ten years, our company wants to re-evaluate what's out there to see if there's a better product for our business," says Kenneth Kemp, Brentwood's IT manager. Like any other company in an industry as competitive as plastics, Brentwood constantly seeks to increase workforce efficiency, product quality, and operational excellence by improving the speed of access to data throughout the company. The most recent assessment came at a crucial moment. Despite being mired in of one of the toughest recessions that manufacturers had ever seen, Brentwood still maintained a healthy 45% rate of growth over six years. The company needed its technology to support that level of growth while keeping margins strong. Managers also wanted to consolidate their list of software vendors to improve global visibility for all operations and provide users easier access to data.
With Infor ERP Business (SyteLine), Brookline Engineering Laboratories has gained the ability to support all continuous improvement processes, simplified and reduced the number of process steps and transactions, and maintained the high quality levels required by ISO 9000 standards. The company’s revenue recently reached record levels.
Carlton Taylor Industries expects to achieve significant cost savings through integration, efficiency and productivity improvements through its implementation of Infor ERP Business (SyteLine).
Carson-Dellosa Publishing Company, Inc., one of the leading educational publishing companies in the United States, implemented Infor ERP FACTS Warehouse Management, improving distribution center operations. The company realized inventory reductions of 15-25% in 5 months, increased tracking capabilities, and improved throughput, efficiency, and accuracy across the entire organization.
Computer Designs is a manufacturer of custom thermoformers for the medical, surgical, electronic, and OEM markets. The company focuses on quality, striving to meet its customers ever-changing requirements with innovative designs and flexible customer service. Based in Whitehall, Pennsylvania, Computer Designs also has plants in North Carolina, Arizona, and Puerto Rico. To learn more, visit www.computer-designs.com.
Custom Plastic Specialties, a promotional products printer, used EPAK to help their staff make the transition from their DOS-based system to Syteline ERP. They currently use EPAK to maintain their business process documentation, roll out new processes and support their Syteline ERP users.
Darmex—a manufacturer of high-quality chemical products used by the rubber industry in general and the automotive tire industry in particular—needed an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that would enhance the company’s processes. Darmex implemented Infor™ ERP VISUAL, which helps identify and avoid bottlenecks in production. In turn, this helps reduce manufacturing costs per unit, and increases capacity without adding inventory. Since implementing this solution, Darmex has realized significant improvements in productivity, scheduling, and quality control, which have contributed to an overall company growth rate of approximately 25%.
The Asian Pacific region of one of the leading international suppliers of integrated logistics and material handling solutions implemented Infor ERP SyteLine and realized a savings of AU$500,000 annually in licensing costs, which is contributing significantly to its business growth.
One of the world’s largest manufacturers of vital marine products incorporated Infor ERP SyteLine for accounting and manufacturing, including issuing purchase orders, scheduling, planning, invoicing, and business analysis. The open architecture allowed easy customization, resulting in greater efficiencies throughout all departments, and built-in business intelligence enabled analysis of sales trends and reporting to compare sales and inventory.
After deploying Infor ERP SX.enterprise and Infor SCM Demand Planning, a global distributor of fasteners for MRO and OEM markets significantly improved its business processes while growing to reach its revenue goal—almost seven times larger than the pre-implementation point—in five years. The company also saved $500,000 in warehouse safety stock in one warehouse in one year, improved inventory accuracy to about 99.7%, and more than doubled its pick rate.
After relying on disparate systems that couldn’t communicate, the manufacturer of kitchen cookware successfully integrated all of its production operations with Infor ERP VISUAL. The results were reduced lead times and inventory, streamlined and automated processes, and visibility into production levels that led to improved deliveries. Productivity and customer satisfaction soared.
A leading Midwest distributor of data and telecommunications products expanded its business by over 50% without increasing staff, reduced its AR check posting time by 75%, and improved efficiencies in various areas following implementation of Infor ERP SX.enterprise.
Ferrari has been based in Maranello, Italy since the 1940s. At more than 250,000 square metres, the factory's 45 buildings house more than 3,000 workers and combine passion, innovation, and technology to create the company's GT and Formula 1 cars. In 1998, Ferrari adopted ERP Baan IV to support the main production processes for sports cars, racing cars, and spare parts. A dozen years later, by migrating to Baan’s next-generation product, Infor ERP Enterprise (LN), the company gained deeper functionality while leveraging their long-term investment and transitioning more than 10 years’ worth of IT knowledge without having to reshape the IT team or its know-how. Infor ION will provide business and technical integration for a complex environment.
After implementing Infor ERP VISUAL, a manufacturer of chemical resin materials for the architecture and design industry boosted revenues from $3 million to $70 million within five years, increased productivity in sales and all accounting processes, improved accounting accuracy of each product cost, and developed a more seamless engineering process.
After implementation of Infor ERP Express (VISUAL) and Infor ERP Express Easy Lean (VISUAL), the manufacturer of ground-penetrating radar and electromagnetic induction equipment quickly saw improved decision-making through greater visibility into one data source across the enterprise, on-time delivery improvements—from 60% to over 90%—and significant reductions in inventory and associated costs. Revenues and profits also increased without additional headcount or IT infrastructure.
The manufacturer of systems and components in the plastics extrusion industry deployed Infor ERP Business (SyteLine) in the cloud to quickly integrate all disparate systems and support growth without increasing IT costs, provide one data source accessible in real time to users everywhere, and maximize visibility across all business units for improved decision-making. The company can monitor the shop floor; easily perform financial reporting; and closely track prospect, customer, and account information to improve customer service.
After implementing Infor ERP Business (SyteLine), Governair has grown its business from $21 million to $35 million in just two years, with plans to reach $50 million soon. The manufacturer of HVAC systems for commercial and industrial use has integrated its disparate systems and provided real-time visibility into all its operational processes, increasing productivity, improving decision-making, accelerating time to market, and boosting customer satisfaction and loyalty.
Graphicast, Inc. is the premier supplier of ZA12 (zinc aluminum alloy) castings. Founded in 1978 and based in Jaffray, NH, Graphicast has built a reputation as an innovative and collaborative supplier of machined and as-cast parts to a wide range of industries, including medical and diagnostic equipment manufacturers. For more information, visit www.graphicast.com.
Deploying Infor ERP VISUAL Easy Lean meant a wide range of improved processes for this manufacturer of fasteners and precision machine parts. The company reached 95% on-time shipment rates, cut lead time by 20%, and reduced production setup times by 20%. It also became a net exporter to China.
Group Dekko experienced dramatic reductions in inventory, quoting time, and the time it takes to move customer orders into production after implementing Infor ERP iEnterprise (LX). The company has also increased on-time shipping and supports global sourcing through Infor’s multilanguage and multicurrency capabilities. Group Dekko has also easily implemented several complementary Infor systems, and has partnered with Infor for close to 30 years.
Peng Quan, Project Director, GAC Motor explains why China’s fourth-largest auto maker chose the Infor Automotive Exchange solution over SAP and Oracle. He cites Infor’s quality, industry specialization and best TCO.
By implementing Infor SyteLine, Herman Miller was able to reduce US inventory by $1.2 million in two years, tripled their production capabilities, and enhanced their JIT (Just-In-Time) supply chain. Herman Miller is also upgrading to the latest version of ERP Business, including Infor ION, to integrate and enhance inter-company, company-supplier, and company-customer communications.
With around 30,000 machines from mini-diggers, to bulldozers and other heavy vehicles, through to building equipment such as caulking hammers and fences, HKL is the first stop for builders, artisans, industry and communities in Germany. HKL has implemented latest version of the Baan solutions, Infor ERP Enterprise (LN). â€œCompared to its predecessor, this software has undergone major expansion and already meets our requirements in terms of service, administration, purchasing and finance to such a degree that we will only need to make minor changes.
The Australian car manufacturer uses Infor Barcode in its warehouse to receive goods directly in the warehouse, print a barcoded receipt label to identify all parts, and look up and adjust stock levels. HSV also uses the solution to ship and invoice sales directly from the barcode scanners and print a shipping label. The company has realized significant efficiency improvements in receiving and shipping with fewer resources.
Hutchinson, which supplies rubber auto parts to automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), needed an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that would help the company compete more effectively in the global marketplace. Since implementing Infor™ ERP XA, Hutchinson has streamlined its Argentine manufacturing operations and improved global collaboration, cutting costs, inventory, and redundant business processes worldwide. The solution has also helped Hutchinson increase customer satisfaction, and improve lead times and operational efficiency.
Hydro-Scape Products, Inc, a major distributor of landscape and irrigation products, deployed Infor™ ERP SX.enterprise to streamline and automate its business processes, increasing the speed and accuracy of serving its customers, as well as improving productivity and profitability.
A distributor of industrial supplies uses Infor ERP A+ to significantly reduce its inventory through supply chain collaboration as well as improve customer service satisfaction and increase top-volume sales with no cost increases. The company is well on its way toward reducing its $24 million-dollar on-hand inventory by 30 percent.
A leader in developing advanced sensor technologies for homeland security and other applications needed to gain visibility into the financial records of all acquired divisions and to accommodate their diverse requirements. After implementing Infor ERP VISUAL, the company realized tremendous cost savings, increased productivity, and gained immediate access to key data for improved decision-making.
Immucor, which manufactures blood reagents that test 35% of the world’s blood supply, was able to expand globally and handle the related growth in orders, inventory, and financial processing as well as deal effectively with multiple currencies, languages, and tax systems, all while maintaining costs, with help from Infor ERP Baan.
J&E Manufacturing Company is a contract manufacturer of precision metal components. J&E's extensive range of in-house capabilities includes sheet metal fabrication, stamping, welding, CNC turning, CNC milling, powder coating, screen printing, and assembly. The company chose to implement Infor ERP Express (VISUAL) and Easy Lean to reduce workload and errors, improve the visibility of workload and due dates, and to better manage inventory. Since implementation, the company has reduced missed ship dates, required fewer people to schedule production and order materials, improved on-time delivery and productivity, and decreased the amount of on-hand inventory required.
A full-line manufacturer of equipment for meat production, food processing, packaging, and labeling used Infor ERP XA for CRM to study sales trends and learn more about its customers, enabling the company to seek new opportunities in the marketplace.
L&H is a leading after-market supplier in the mining industry—a world-class rebuilder of heavy mining equipment and engineer, design, and manufacture alternative replacement parts for the surface mining industry. The company sought to enable concurrent scheduling, gain better control of operations processes, and replace their existing ERP solution with one that could support growth in sales. With the implementation of Infor™ ERP Express (VISUAL), L&H experienced a 30% increase in throughput when acquiring another job shop, enabled sales coordinators to increase the amount of business they were handling from about $2 million to $10 million each, and decreased overhead while increasing sales.
A leading manufacturer and supplier to the automotive, telecommunications, and consumer electronics markets integrated Infor SCM SupplyWEB with Infor ERP BPCS, resulting in improved supplier communication, more precise inventory accountability that eliminated safety stocks, lower premium freight costs, and greater credibility with the customer toward continuous improvement.
Infor ERP XA enables Meridian Bioscience to run its global business units on one system in one location. Streamlined operations result in the development of innovative medical diagnostic and treatment products at lower cost and improved shop floor control through an integrated inventory system.
The Midwest’s largest distributor of work gloves and protective gear has developed stronger customer relationships and cultivated new accounts by gaining a solid understanding of each customer’s business needs with ERP FACTS Relationship Management—resulting in improved productivity and overall customer confidence.
Moba is the world’s largest egg grading, packaging and processing manufacturer. Besides the factory in Barneveld, in the Netherlands, holding 380 employees, Moba has factories in the United States of America (Farmington Hills) and China. Moba aspires to be innovative and progressive, and thereby aims to pursue the lean manufacturing principle. This aspiration has lead to implement a new IT system that is more efficient on several fronts. The need for change was rooted in inefficient workings of the warehouse, that prior to this change formed a great bottleneck. Read more to see why Moba has selected Infor ERP Enterprise (LN).
The manufacturer of automobile, engine, and general industrial parts gained visibility into real-time data across the enterprise and an integrated business process after implementing Infor ERP Enterprise (LN). As a result, New Wei Industrial improved its inventory, sales, finance, purchasing, and production processes. The company reduced inventory process steps by 50%, automated manual purchasing functions, and streamlined the end-to-end sales process. Financial reporting improved through easy data updates, and month-end closing reports were consistently timely. Daily updates to production scrap ratios are now possible, compared to a process taking more than two days previously.
Since deploying Infor ERP Process iBusiness, Novum, a leading manufacturer of refrigeration products, has begun a process of reducing the overall life cycle of their product process from order to sale. Within 12 months Novum hopes to have reduced this by 35 %. They are already on track to accomplish this.
One of the leading US organic brands chose Infor ERP Adage, Infor SCM Advanced Planner, and Infor SCM Advanced Scheduler to meet the company’s extraordinary planning challenges. Resulting efficiencies were a slowing of the workforce growth rate while sustaining overall revenue growth, and a 37% increase in sales per employee.
Overly Door realized that its largest source of waste came from the way that it took orders and translated those orders into information that drives manufacturing—a process affecting the entire business. The company's overall goal was to reduce quoting and delivery time, and it has achieved that with Infor ERP SyteLine and Infor ERP SyteLine Configuration. Now, sales people can produce accurate quotes in minutes, often while on the phone with a customer, and automatically produce approval drawings without engineering assistance. Pricing is standardized across all of sales based on accurate BOMs that the configurator generates, and order prices always contain the correct built-in margin.
Two things were particularly important to PAMA: deep functional capability, especially in the area of order management, and the ability to support PAMA’s various clients in international markets. In both these areas, Infor ERP Enterprise (LN) came out strongly.
A leading manufacturer of converting machinery for the specialized paper industry replaced the legacy SAP application with Infor ERP XA to meet growing customer demands and implement streamlined, effective business processes—resulting in accelerated time to market and reduced operating costs.
By integrating its on-site Infor ERP Enterprise (LN) and cloud-hosted Infor EAM solutions with the Infor ION Suite, PRIDE Industries ensured that its applications operated together seamlessly to execute its business processes. The company was able increase visibility into its operations, improve data accuracy, automate processes, and reduce its operational costs.
A global leader in interactive learning technology chose Infor ERP LN to improve stock visibility and rationalization. The UK site has reduced part number inventory by 75 percent, and the company intends to use the application to plan manufacturing more efficiently between sites in the UK and China.
The manufacturer of outdoor boots and safety footwear brands significantly improved its ability to change production and adjust stock levels to meet customer demands after implementing Infor ERP iBusiness (System21). Through real-time visibility across the enterprise and with partners and multiple websites, Rocky Brands, Inc. gained seamless collaboration to improve decision-making. The company reduced inventory costs, improved productivity and customer service, and gained flexibility and scalability to grow.
Skills Inc gained better visibility into inventory and order demand with Infor ERP Express (VISUAL), resulting in some impressive improvements: increased sales orders from their largest build-to-stock customer by 510%: increased assembly orders by 174%: and expanded their workforce by more than 42%.
SpectraSensors is the leading global provider of laser-based process instrumentation. They use EPAK to maximize employee productivity, ensure their employees are following standard business procedures and to get the maximum benefit from their Syteline ERP software.
Plumbing products distributor, TMS South, specializes in "hard-to-find" items and repair parts for industrial, commercial, and residential applications. The company uses Infor ERP FACTS to enhance customer service, optimize inventory levels, increase productivity, and improve profitability enabling TMS South to leverage its resources in new ways to improve its efficiency.
The manufacturer of components for aerospace and medical applications used Infor ERP Business (SyteLine) to dramatically reduce its paper processing and costs. ERP Business also helped the company maintain better control over engineering information to ensure everyone was using the most up-to-date drawings.
A world-class manufacturer of hydrostatic and gear drive transmissions deployed Infor ERP XA resulting in rapid turnaround and just-in-time delivery, increased labor and materials utilization, and enhanced planning and production performance.
A global leader in the design and manufacture of critical subsystems for OEMs in the semiconductor, flat panel, medical, and solar industries implemented Infor ERP VISUAL to improve its ability to meet constantly changing and accelerating industry demands. The company obtained the same advanced ERP capabilities of costly systems at a much lower cost, gained enormous productivity increases from using a wireless barcoding system to track inventory, and doubled purchasing efficiencies with an advanced planning tool.
A leading US manufacturer of “downhole” oil field equipment chose Infor ERP VISUAL's scheduling and planning software to enable its plant to run more efficiently and take on far more work. Both work in progress and manufacturing lead time decreased 50 percent while productivity rose from $65-$70 to $147 per man-hour.
After upgrading from Infor ERP Baan to Infor ERP LN, this automotive aftermarket company saw system performance improve by two to three times, saved $800,000 operationally, reduced customization from 60% to less than 1%, and realized tremendous process efficiency improvements. With an array of improvements, users adopted the system within a month.
Wanavit Manufacturing selected Infor ERP Business (SyteLine) as its new enterprise resource planning system after a careful comparison of competitors’ offerings, and following a popular vote by some 50 users who heard several presentations and responded in a questionnaire drawn up by the IT consultant. The conclusion was that Infor's resources for manufacturing were superior to those of the competition while Infor ERP Business (SyteLine) offered much potential for customization.
ERP SX.enterprise enabled leading distributor of name-brand building materials and customized building products, Wausau Supply, to centralize operations and gain broad-based visibility into the inventory of its 11 distribution centers, increasing productivity and reducing costs—both by 30%.
The manufacturer of plastic components for the automotive industry gained visibility into real-time data across the enterprise and standardized and streamlined its business processes after implementing Infor ERP Enterprise (Baan). The company has been able to meet continually changing and stepped-up customer demands using the stable and flexible ERP system, including strengthening communications with customers and suppliers.
By implementing Infor ERP Enterprise, Zhongxing Automotive achieved an exceptional new level of performance. The firm’s employees have progressed rapidly and brought about dramatic business improvements in a few short months, which augurs a promising future for Zhongxing Automotive.
Find out how Zicom Group, a leading manufacturer of marine deck machinery, fluid regulating and metering stations, and more, reduced the number of manual steps in individual business processes and slashed the time involved in business processes by 50% or more with Infor ERP Enterprise (LN).