Tuesday, February 02, 2016
Tubes International implements IFS Applications 9 to improve the management of its global operations
Leading Polish supplier of hoses and couplings for various industries deploys comprehensive ERP solution from IFS to enhance production, supply chain and sales management across its domestic branches and foreign affiliated companies
IFS, a global enterprise applications company, announces that Tubes International, a producer of flexible hose assemblies, has decided to implement IFS Applications™ 9 to further improve operations in its international group.
Tubes International was founded in 1993 and is now one of the leading providers of hoses, couplings, and hydraulic hose assemblies for all industry sectors. The company’s headquarters, logistics center, and production department are located in Poznań, Poland. The company manages an international sales network in the Czech Republic, Ukraine, Slovakia, Lithuania, Russia, Norway, and Kazakhstan. It also has agencies in Germany and Iraq. Tubes International’s business growth created a need for an integrated IT solution that could facilitate effective management of its multi-national, multi-company, multi-branch and multi-currency operations.
After evaluating different ERP systems available on the market, Tubes International’s board chose IFS Applications 9 as it fully met the functional requirements of the company. The IFS solution also provides the best support for its multi-branch and multi-company operations in several languages and for business transactions in different currencies.
“We have chosen IFS Applications, because it is best suited to our needs. The scalability offered by the solution will facilitate our group's growth with the ability to deploy the system in foreign affiliated companies and in new ventures,” said Karol Semba, Vice-President and CEO of Tubes International.
“Tubes International is among the first Polish enterprises to use the latest version of IFS Applications. This version offers a lot of new features and improvements that support the needs of a global market leader like Tubes International. We are very happy that our solution will support the operations and growth of such a large and renowned company,” said Marcin Taranek, President, IFS CEE.
During the first stage, IFS Applications 9 will be implemented at Tubes International in Poland and its Slovakian affiliated company. The solution will cover finance, distribution, production, and project management. The first stage is scheduled to be completed at the beginning of 2017 and will be followed by deployments at the company’s affiliated companies abroad.
About Tubes International
Tubes International was founded in 1993 and is now a leading provider of hoses and couplings, as well as hydraulic hose assemblies for all industry sectors. Since its establishment the company has cooperated with the best manufacturers in the world. As a result the products meet the highest technical safety and sustainability/environmental standards of all industries. Tubes International products are sold via the company sales network incorporating 22 branches in Poland as well as its foreign affiliated companies.
Apart from the high quality products, the company also offers professional advice on the selection of the right hose solutions, as well as sales, production, inspection and maintenance of flexible hose assemblies and their installation at the customer's site.
For more information please visit: www.tubes-international.com
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