16.04.2009 | Czech Republic
S&T: Czech Based Car Manufacturer Improves Sales Support
AVIA ASHOK LEYLAND MOTORS With Web-based Information Portal
“Today, Central European manufacturing companies are looking for effective IT tools leading to more efficiency in manufacturing and sales activities,“ said Wolfgang Kobek, Vice President Central Europe at Infor. “A combination of low total cost of ownership and the profound domain expertise of S&T, our implementation partner, makes the current Infor ERP MAX+ offering the perfect choice for demanding customers like AVIA.“
Infor ERP MAX+ is an advanced solution supporting discrete series, unit and mixed-mode manufacturing. The solution provides highly integrated tools for manufacturing process management and covers all relevant areas focused on integrating efficient supply chain and Web-based communication processes. MAX+ has been especially designed for the automotive industry and machine tools segment.
About AVIA Ashok Leyland MotorsAVIA was established in 1919 as a company focused on aircraft manufacturing and repairs. In 60s, the company transformed itself into automotive manufacturing. In 1987, AVIA produced nearly 20,000 light lorry cars and after 1989 the company has been reorganized. Since 2005, the company has been in hands of Odien Capital Partners, the automotive division has become a part of Indian’s Ashok Leyland looking for a platform to expand into Europe. Ashok Leyland currently has five manufacturing facilities in India employing 12,000 people.
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