31 May, 2017

Fast-growing light shaping company, Profoto, to secure operational efficiency with IFS Applications 9

Profoto, the light shaping company, has selected IFS Applications delivered by IFS channel partner Levilo to streamline its global operations

IFS, the global enterprise applications company, announces that Profoto, the light shaping company, has chosen IFS Applications™ 9 to replace its disparate legacy business systems with one centralized solution and establish best-practice internal business routines globally.

Founded in 1968, Profoto’s light-shaping equipment is used by the best in the industry. The company’s continued growth has triggered the need for a new, centralized enterprise software suite. Following a competitive evaluation process, Profoto chose IFS Applications 9 to secure operational efficiency and market effectiveness. IFS channel partner Levilo will implement and support the solution, which includes modules for sales, order handling, production, supply chain, and finance as well as the prepackaged industry solution Levilo Retail Package™.

“As we have experienced significant growth and will continue to expand into new markets globally, we needed a centralized, flexible solution that follows our development,” Petter Sylvan, CFO at Profoto, said. “IFS Applications 9 and Levilo offered the best overall the solution to support this continued organic growth by securing operational efficiency and market effectiveness through a strong, flexible ERP-platform.”

Glenn Arnesen, CEO of IFS in Scandinavia added, “This is a big win for IFS and our partner Levilo. We are seeing a growing number of consumer-centric businesses selecting IFS Applications, which proves that our industry solution continues to resonate very well in the retail and wholesale industry. We are also very happy to see that the packaged industry content from out channel partner Levilo is being received well in the retail market.”

For more information about how IFS helps customers in the retail sector, please visit: www.ifsworld.com/corp/industries/retail/.

About Profoto

Profoto is more than a brand. Profoto is more than the world-leading light shaping products we make. Profoto is dedicated to making every image the best it can possibly be by helping the creator of that image bring the very best quality of light to it. 50 years ago, founders Conny Dufgran and Eckhard Heine resolved to make the very best flash for the very best photographers – and they succeeded. That’s a standard that we don’t just aim to maintain – but to surpass. www.profoto.com

About Levilo

Levilo is an authorized IFS Channel Partner and reseller of IFS Applications. They have a long experience offering IFS Applications through staff of senior application consultants, developers and project managers. www.levilo.se

About IFS

IFS™ develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with commitment to our customers, has made us a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 3,300 employees supports more than one million users worldwide from a network of local offices and through our growing ecosystem of partners. For more information, visit: IFSworld.com

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