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Wensum Tailoring and its off-shore manufacturing partner, Corona Clothing based in Mauritius will both implement the XeBusiness specialist business management and management information system Xe-ERP2.
The twin systems covering the CRM (Customer Relationship Management), Purchasing, MRP and Distribution functions will be implemented at both sites and will be integrated via the Internet to provide full supply chain visibility and logistics management to reduce operating cost and continually improve customer service.
Commenting on the award of these twin implementation contracts to XeBusiness, Simon Glendenning, Wensum Tailoring Managing Director, said: "Following our purchase of the business in May this year, we required an IT system that was specialist to the industry, well established and supported and capable of being quickly customised to reflect the changing and growing needs of our business. Xe-ERP2 from XeBusiness fitted the bill."
David Cullis, Chief Executive of XeBusiness responded by saying:
"The award of these two linked contracts is further evidence of the trend for innovative and fast moving UK apparel suppliers to integrate their business management systems with those of their major off-shore manufacturing partners to facilitate quick response to sales demand, improve accuracy and to meet delivery dates". He continued by saying: "We are pleased to be associated with Wensum Tailoring, a premium menswear suit supplier at this interesting stage of their development."
About Wensum Tailoring & Corona Clothing
Both Wensum Tailoring and Corona Clothing are part of the Hong Kong based Wing Tai Group. Wensum Tailoring specialises in the supply of own label suits for premium menswear retailers in the UK. It also has plans to further develop its fast growing personal tailoring facility which is targeted at the top end of the menswear market segment.
XeBusiness supplies computer based supply chain solutions for quick response and cost reduction - simply and economically. The company is a leading business to business provider of supply chain solutions to the textile and apparel sector that allow client companies to automate their in-house functional processes and to integrate these with systems in use at their customers, suppliers and business partners to improve service levels and reduce operating cost.
Xe-ERP2 is a world-class specialist management information and business management system for garment, footwear, soft goods and household textile suppliers operating in the retail and corporate workwear supply chains.
The system is suited to both SME's (Small to Medium Sized Enterprises) and now in its 'enterprise' version large, international apparel and textile enterprises providing a highly competitive cost of ownership, coupled with ease and speed of implementation. All aspects of CRM, Distribution, Sourcing (including pre-production logistics and consignment tracking) and Manufacturing operations are covered fully integrated by the system, taking account of the specialist requirements of companies operating in the Textile sector.
For further information, please contact:
David Cullis at XeBusiness Ltd
tel: 0161 869 0430 or
Simon Glendenning, Managing Director at Wensum Tailoring
tel: 01603 616311