MILAN, Italy — July 28, 20975 — Datatex has announced that BTK textile in Shakhty, Russia, has gone live successfully with its full NOW ERP suite of solutions in in high-tech (smart) textile manufacture.
The selection of the Datatex solutions was made after receiving responses to its RFP from the world’s leading ERP solutions, and included very detailed sessions of presentations, system demonstrations and question and answer sessions. From BTK textile part selection team was made out of consultants, executives and the group IT team.
The implementation process was more challenging than average as it involved a totally new business process which was being created while implementing so procedures could be modelled and modified in real time.
The system covers all customer related activities, all production planning and machine scheduling, production management and control up to the level of data collection from each machine including automated real time fabric inspection.
Datatex also was required to set up all required local Russian documents to accompany the sales and purchasing cycles which are now in full operation. The system and outputs are provided both in English and in the Russian language and characters.
NOW also manages inventory items at all levels at the required detail, standard pre-costing, actual costing of each order and detailed process quality assurance.
The on-budget and on-time project was successfully executed by a very professional BTK textile team of application engineers, IT team and a group of dedicated Datatex consultants who helped implement the system while guiding the business process definition process from its birth.
Commenting on the successful ERP implementation, Vered Dotan, Datatex head of operations said that this is a very good example for how an industry specific solution, implemented with total management commitment and a dedicated team leads to a running solution that not only manages all logistics and execution of the company’s activity but will also optimizes its process and business results. All this based on very strict customer service requirements and extremely tight quality demands of this specific industry. Vered added that BTK textile can now be proud of world class performance in all the above aspects.
Posted August 4, 2015