Tuesday, April 03, 2007
Radley Corporation becomes global IFS Software Partner to provide highly-integrated advanced application extensions
IFS, the global enterprise applications company, today announced that Radley Corporation, an innovative supplier of automated data collection and e-commerce solutions, has joined the global IFS Software Partner program. Together with Radley, IFS will offer highly integrated solutions that plug into the service-oriented architecture of IFS Applications. These solutions include barcode/RFID data collection, warehouse automation, business activity monitoring, EDI, and supplier collaboration.
Support from IFS integration specialists, joint marketing initiatives, participation in IFS events, and the opportunity to sell jointly with IFS are some of the benefits of the program. Radley will also work with IFS in the sales process.
The global IFS Software Partner program enables IFS to offer customers extended functionality available from smaller local vendors and supported by the expertise of IFS.
“Through cooperation with partners like Radley, we offer our customers a wider choice of business functionality and enable them to become more agile,” said Peder Daxberg, Global Alliance Director at IFS. “We work closely with our partners. Furthermore, the service-oriented architecture of IFSApplications makes it is easy for them to integrate their components into our solution.”
“We already have a number of joint customers with IFS, primarily in the United States. We are excited to expand our relationship with IFS globally, which will help us offer an integrated, configurable data collection and e-commerce solution on a worldwide basis,” said Terry Vogtmann, Vice President Europe at Radley. “Manufacturing and distribution is truly global today, and our solutions provide the productivity improvements necessary to stay ahead of the competition.”
About IFS and IFS Applications
IFS(OMXS: IFS), the global enterprise applications company, provides solutions which enable organizations to respond quickly to market changes—allowing resources to be used in a more agile way to achieve better business performance and competitive advantage. IFS was founded in 1983 and now has 2,600 employees worldwide. IFS has pioneered component-based ERP software with IFS Applications, now in its seventh generation. IFS’ component architecture provides solutions that are easier to implement, run and upgrade. IFS Applications is available in 54 countries in 22 languages. IFS has over 600,000 users across seven key vertical sectors: aerospace & defense; automotive; high-tech; industrial manufacturing; process industries; construction, contracting & service management and utilities & telecom. IFS Applications provides extended ERP functionality including customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), product lifecycle management (PLM), corporate performance management (CPM), enterprise asset management (EAM) and maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) capabilities.