Melbye Skandinavia selects Addovation and IFS Applications 9

ERP solution from IFS provides Melbye Skandinavia with a unified solution, creating a more efficient and transparent supply chain.

Addovation, an IFS Gold Channel Partner proudly announces that Melbye Skandinavia, a leading Scandinavian wholesale company of infrastructure solutions within Energy & Telecom, has selected IFS Applications™ 9 to increase efficiency and support future growth. Addovation is responsible for selling and implementing the solution, which will start in January 2018.


Following a thorough evaluation, Melbye Skandinavia selected Addovation to deliver and implement IFS Applications 9 to unify key processes within the company, creating a more effective and transparent supply chain and building a closer connection to customers.


“We needed one unified system that could integrate all key business processes across the regions for our organization, increasing supply chain transparency and efficiency, and speeding up time-to-market. Addovation has impressed us and convinced us that they will be the best partner for us on our technology journey, and IFS Applications has proved to fit our needs in a way that will allow us to develop our global business with high precision and continued growth,“ said Christian Aasheim, CEO of Melbye Skandinavia.


Addovation will replace Melbyes Skandinavia previous systems with IFS Applications 9, to support finance, supply chain, CRM and maintenance functions. Melbye Skandinavia will also benefit from several new features such as preconfigured role-based IFS Lobbies, IFS Streams for receiving automated updates from the system, and embedded CRM, which connects the CRM capabilities seamlessly to the ERP system. This will improve sales and process effectiveness. In addition, and advanced Product Information Management (PIM) and web shop solution will be delivered to realize Melbye’s omni channel strategy. Melbye Skandinavia will deploy IFS Applications in the cloud on Microsoft Azure with Addovation providing a managed service.


“This is a great win for Addovation and IFS. It is also a testimonial to our growing success and proves how IFS Applications can support a company in this business and size in an efficient way. We are looking forward to the implementation process and are confident that IFS Applications along with a selection of Addovation solutions will provide Melbye Skandinavia with a robust platform for innovation and increased market share,” said Per Inge Sævareid, CEO of Addovation.


Glenn Arnesen, CEO of IFS in Scandinavia, said, “We are very pleased that Melbye Skandinavia has chosen IFS Applications 9 and are confident it will deliver real business value. We are seeing an increasing demand in the retail & wholesale space and a growing number of businesses selecting IFS Applications – this is thanks to our solution’s industry fit and our partner Addovation’s expertise.”


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