Optiant, GlobalReact Team Up To Provide SCM Solutions

Optiant Inc. — Boston-based developer
of the PowerChain® software solution for supply chain management (SCM) — and GlobalReact — a
Charlotte-based software provider and technology consulting firm — have formed a partnership
whereby GlobalReact will supply PowerChain to manufacturers of textiles and apparel, among other
products. The software suite facilitates the design and optimization of supply chains; and includes
tools for management of inventory placements, and integration of sourcing and distribution

October 2005