TXT e-solutions, a global leader in Demand & Supply Chain Management solutions (SCM), has announced the acquisition of BGM Solutions Ltd., a leading UK-based provider of SCM solutions, as part of its strategy to further strengthen its EMEA deployment capabilities network.
BGM has been a key partner of TXT since 2004 and has an exceptional knowledge of the TXTPERFORM 2008 Supply Chain Management & Intelligence suite. "The combination of a very close and successful partnership over recent years and the launch of the new TXTPERFORM 2008 suite created a perfect opportunity for TXT and BGM to join forces in a more formal way, to the benefit of our current and future UK and North-European customers" says Marco Guida, General Manager of TXT e-solutions and a member of TXT's Group Executive Committee.
"TXT and BGM have worked closely together in the UK and Nordic Countries for the last 3 years and have an extensive list of successful joint implementations with high-profile customers, such as Husqvarna, Young's Seafood, Weetabix, Yeo Valley, Cereform, Woodward Food-Services, Chelsea Football Club, Hellermann Tyton. The Demand & Supply Chain Manangement and industry knowledge within TXT is second to none and we are very excited to be part of their growth strategy. The significant investment that has gone into the new product has produced an outstanding 'best-of-breed' solution and all of us at BGM are extremely excited at joining TXT and look forward to continued success in the future" comments Keith Noble from BGM Solutions Ltd.
With over 200 consultants and more than 20 partners in Europe including France, Italy, Germany, Spain and the UK, TXT e-solutions has demonstrated strong local market knowledge together with experienced delivery and local support teams, a key requirement for many organizations when selecting a software vendor. TXT subsidiaries have been independent in terms of delivery & customer support for quite some time and this latest acquisition is testimony to this ongoing trend and a highly focused growth strategy. "Working with qualified partners in Europe and USA, as well as in other parts of the world, is a key component of our expansion plans" - says Mr. Marco Guida, - "and following the recent launch of our new product TXTPERFORM 2008, we have reinforced our strategy to strengthen our local presence in the North of Europe and USA where we are opening Training Centers.
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