Leading ironing equipment manufacturer to implement a modern ERP solution to improve production efficiency and competency
Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, today announced that Veit Group, a leading global garment equipment manufacturer, has chosen the global enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution Epicor ERP for its wholly-owned Chinese subsidiary, Veit Zhejiang Co. Ltd.
The implementation is part of the company’s plans to improve production efficiency and increase competency amid fierce market competition both in China and globally, to support profitable business growth.
Headquartered in Germany, the Veit Group is the worldwide leading manufacturer of ironing equipment, fusing machines, underpressing, and final pressing machines, as well as refinishing equipment for garments. Its Chinese subsidiary was founded in 2011 and is dedicated to the production and assembly of all kinds of ironing tables, irons, small steam generators, shirt folding tables, and some pressing as well as fusing machines, under the Veit brand.
Veit Zhejiang recently started looking for a global ERP solution with multi-language and industry-specific capabilities in order to support its mid-size, foreign-funded, operations in China. The solution had to provide access to the same information for German and Chinese staff in order to support the company’s plans to improve management efficiency. Veit Zhejiang plans to improve material request and procurement, purchase order production and delivery, inventory management and turnover, office process standardization and mobility, decision accuracy and feasibility, as well as competitiveness and profitability.
With excellent flexibility and scalability, Epicor ERP has been selected by more than 1,700 industrial machinery and equipment manufacturers in the midmarket sector to help improve and optimize business operations and customer service, and ultimately, achieve business growth.
“We are proud to be partnering with Veit Zhejiang to support its business growth,” said Vincent Tang, regional vice president for Asia at Epicor Software. “Industrial machinery is one of our key global focus sectors. We understand customers’ demands for higher quality, lower costs, and faster delivery, as well as the complex challenges faced by global enterprises such as economic and market fluctuations. Our easy-to-use solutions combine flexible technology with deep industry insight and rich functionality to reduce complexity and help customers such as Veit Zhejiang prepare for upcoming enterprise and industry requirements and achieve profitable business growth.”
“As a world leading manufacturer of garment equipment, Veit believes in the power of technology to enhance operational efficiency, increase competitiveness, and stimulate profitable business growth,” said Klaus Pflugbeil, general manager for Veit Zhejiang Co. Ltd. “We found that Epicor has good industry insight as well as relevant customer successes in industrial machinery and equipment manufacturing. The solution’s flexibility, ease-of-use, and multi-language features match the needs of small and medium-sized manufacturers like us who are looking for efficiency improvements. We are confident that the implementation of Epicor ERP will support our planned growth.”