Established in 1882 and headquartered in Copenhagen-Denmark,FLSmidth, a Multi Billion Euro market-leading supplier of productivity enhancing services for the cement and minerals industry with a global presence in more than 50 countries with more than 14,000 employees worldwide, has selected the next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Epicor® ERP version 10, to meet its complex need of manufacturing and services. With this latest win, Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organisations, continues to build momentum across the globe. M/s RheinBrücke IT Consulting, a member of the Epicor Inspired Partner Network, Global Consulting Services Partner and authorized channel partner across EMEA and India, will lead the implementation.
Epicor ERP is well suited for the manufacturing industry. It is built on agile technology that eliminates complexity and makes ERP easier to use, more collaborative and more responsive than ever before, while supporting today's business imperatives: social collaboration, deployment flexibility, accelerated performance and broad device accessibility.
FLSmidth is a leading supplier of equipment and services to the global cement and minerals industries. It supplies the minerals and cement industries globally with everything from engineering, single machines and complete processing plants, to maintenance, support services and operation of processing facilities.
FLSmidth will implement Epicor building on the successful use of Epicor in parts of its Australian business. The solution will meet their urgent need for access to real-time information, not only to provide a consolidated view of its operations, but to aid informed business decision making. FLSmidth selected Epicor ERP over other solutions due to two reasons:
1) Real-time collaboration and social tools; seamless integration with Microsoft Office®; the option to access it anytime, anywhere on any device, its scalability; and, its fitment to our manufacturing business.
2) The solution consulting and implementation capability of RheinBrücke IT Consulting, their two tier ERP Strategy know-how and capabilities & their global partnership with EpicorProfessional Services consulting.
"We strive to differentiate ourselves within our focus areas in the minerals and cement industries and to maintain and sharpen our competitive edge while meeting our customers' needs.A Sound ERP business systems and technology will be key to us becoming more efficient, agile and responsive. To ensure our success we needed a state-of-the-art system that would be easy to use, give us better control of our operations, provide us with greater access to data, help us make informed business decisions and be more efficient," said Mads Madsbjerg Hansen, CIO and Senior Vice President at FLSmidth."RheinBrückeand Epicor's consultative approach and theytaking their time to understand our business and how we operate gave us the confidence that they will implement the system inline with our specific requirements and in an agile and cost efficient way by leveraging the Epicor Copy Company Tool".
"It's a real honor to be selected as a consulting and implementation partner of FLSmidth and it's Business Consulting Group on this prestigious global template build and rollout project to deliver real impact to their business leveraging the next generation ERP Solution," said Vetri Selvan, CEO of RheinBrücke IT Consulting. "Our core strength is our unique model, We accomplish this by offering a strong local presence along with the cost advantage associated leveraging Rightshoring global teams which leverages our Product CoE's in collaboration with Epicor Professional Services.