MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan 21, 2013) - TECSYS Inc. (TSX:TCS), an industry-leading supply chain management software company, is releasing at ProMat 2013, the premier showcase for material handling, supply chain and logistics solutions in North America, innovative solutions in its product and services portfolio. These solutions are designed to further differentiate the Company''s supply chain execution offerings in the competitive landscape and empower its customers with the ability to streamline their business processes, significantly increase visibility and lower supply spend.
TECSYS'' President and CEO, Peter Brereton, commented on the announcements: "We continue to innovate, introducing continuous improvements that deliver practical, innovative solutions to our clients. The announcements we are making today will help accelerate the rate-of-return on customers'' technology investments. They will also provide our customers another competitive edge over their competitors by combining extreme visibility, supply chain management deployment knowhow with an optimum user experience."
TECSYS'' Innovative Solutions Include:
1. Self-Service Requisition Management System (RMS)
2. TECSYS SMART™
1. TECSYS'' Requisition Management System (RMS)
TECSYS'' RMS is an intuitive, user-friendly self-service requisition management solution that enables hundreds of users across an enterprise to quickly and easily initiate, process and track purchase requisitions for stock and non-stock items with little or no intervention from purchasing agents. TECSYS'' RMS provides the ability to configure multiple types of requisition submissions; each uniquely defined based on supply source, approval structure, appropriation assignment as well as tracking and automation of email notifications with full edit capabilities for approvers and buyers.
As a self-service facility, TECSYS'' RMS is very intuitive and users require no training. It speeds up the requisition and appropriation process, eliminating paper trails, streamlining the purchasing process, accelerating order times, improving fill rates, often reducing inventory levels due to overstocking and ultimately lowering the total supply chain spend.
2. TECSYS SMART™
An industry first, TECSYS SMART is a set of innovative tools and application knowhow, combining the power of TECSYS'' professional expertise, proven business and implementation processes as well as dynamic knowledge resources. TECSYS SMART enables a distribution organization to enjoy an accelerated rate-of-return on their technology investment and achieve the highest performance in managing their supply chain.
TECSYS SMART tools are all about maximizing the success of the software deployment. By empowering logistics management and users with guided and proven business processes and knowhow, TECSYS SMART enables distribution organizations to reduce cost, complexity and time required to implement and use software applications. These tools provide a proven approach that takes as much as 60% out of the time and cost associated with the software implementation process and at the same time maximize the use of the full capabilities of the software application; ultimately translating into a significant ROI for businesses.
For more information on these announcements, please go to TECSYS'' Web site @ www.tecsys.com and look for the ProMat press releases.
TECSYS is a leading supply chain management software provider that delivers powerful enterprise distribution, warehouse and transportation logistics software solutions. The company''s customers include over 600 mid-size and Fortune 1000 corporations in healthcare, heavy equipment, third-party logistics, and general wholesale high-volume distribution industries. TECSYS'' shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol TCS.
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