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Datalliance Expanding VMI Service in EuropeIndustry-Leading Vendor Managed Inventory Platform Provider Takes Additional Steps to Expand Operations in Europe (February 28, 2012)
CINCINNATI, OH -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/12 -- Datalliance, the leading independent provider of Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) platform services, today announced that the company has taken important additional steps in the expansion of the company's VMI service in Europe. Datalliance plans to establish full European-based operations in 2012.
Last month, Datalliance began deployment of an important new European-based customer -- Procter & Gamble Western Europe. In addition, Datalliance held its first large-scale VMI training session. This session was conducted in Frankfurt, Germany. Datalliance also anticipates the expanded use of the Datalliance VMI service by current North American customers that have European operations during the first half of 2012.
Datalliance is already being used by manufacturers to provide VMI services for both industrial and consumer products in 49 locations and 15 countries within Europe. Overall, Datalliance is being used by manufacturers to manage thousands of inventory locations in 41 countries worldwide, including hundreds of locations in South America, Asia, and Australia in addition to North America and Europe. Many Datalliance customers are global leaders within their industries, including the US operations of a number of European headquartered companies such as Philips, Schneider Electric, Siemens, and SKF.
Carl Hall, Datalliance CEO & President, stated, "We are seeing considerable interest from large companies, regardless of whether their headquarters is located in North America or Europe, to establish a consistent platform for VMI on a global basis. We are positioning Datalliance to be the obvious choice for those companies as we have done within North America."
Datalliance is a leading provider of collaborative commerce services, and the world's largest independent VMI service provider. Delivered via the Internet using the 'Software as a Service' (SaaS) model, Datalliance solutions make it easy for suppliers and their customers to establish sales and inventory management relationships that fully align business objectives, improve collaboration, and streamline supply chain operations. Datalliance manages billions of dollars in orders, millions of SKUs, and thousands of locations for leading Fortune 1000 companies in a number of industries. For more information about Datalliance, visit www.datalliance.com.
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