Datatex Sells CATS To Bossa, Partners With 3C Software

Milan-based Datatex S.r.l. has sold a
Computer Aided Textile Supervisor (CATS) tool to Bossa, a Turkey-based vertically integrated
textile manufacturer of cotton and blended man-made yarn and fabric. Datatex says CATS, an
automated optical fabric inspection tool, improves productivity and efficiency, reports production
faults in real time and optimizes fabric quality.

In other news, Datatex has entered into a strategic partnership with Atlanta-based 3C
Software Inc. The companies have combined Datatex’s Textile Integrated Manufacturing (TIM)
enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution and 3C Software’s Impact: ECS™ cost management system
to provide a comprehensive cost management and manufacturing solution for the textile and apparel

July 2003