Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Zaker Trading, a one-stop supplier of specialized products and accessories for welding, lifting, safety and other engineering related products, has selected the next-generation Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.
Under the terms of the agreement, Epicor will deploy the supply chain and financial management modules of its award-winning Epicor ERP at Zaker’s operations in Dubai and Sharjah, UAE, and in Doha, Qatar. The next-generation solution will enhance Zaker’s distribution capabilities for improved productivity and profitability. With a low total cost of ownership, Epicor ERP is expected to provide a high return on investment for Zaker.
Zaker selected Epicor ERP for its ease-of-use, state-of-the-art technology and functionality, as well as its compatibility with regional distribution practices. Zaker plans to integrate business processes within various departments and facilitate efficient system-driven processes.
“After a careful evaluation of leading vendors, we were most impressed by the scope and quality of the Epicor offering,” said George Oommen, managing director for Zaker Trading. “We operate within a very competitive and exacting industry which means that we need a proven solution with the ability to deliver above and beyond customer expectations.”
“With Epicor ERP we inspire our customers to remain pioneers in their field by assisting them in compliance with stringent international standards and meeting their customers’ requirements,” said Jawad Squalli, regional vice president for Epicor in the Middle East. “We are currently strengthening our channel partnerships throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa to ensure that key clients such as Zaker have access to the latest and best support to meet their unique ERP requirements while maintaining a competitive edge within their industry.”
Epicor markets a broad range of enterprise software solutions mainly targeted at mid-sized companies. Epicor business software solutions are used around the world in manufacturing, distribution, services, retail, and hospitality environments.