Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Epicor and its next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution have earned distinguished honoree medals for Computer Software Company of the Year and Best New Computer Software Product or Service of the Year in The 2011 International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business.
“It is an honor for Epicor and our next-generation ERP solution to have earned distinguished honoree medals from the International Business Awards,” said John Hiraoka, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Epicor. “Epicor is a global leader in business software solutions and this recognition is a testament to our worldwide presence and success.”
Epicor’s next-generation ERP solution delivers substantial capabilities focused on cost reduction, process improvement and customer responsiveness. Epicor ERP continues to be a huge success, with shipments to more than 2,400 customers and partners worldwide. Today, more than 400 customers are running their business on the breakthrough ERP solution, with the rest in various stages of implementation.
Honorees for the International Business Awards were selected from more than 3,000 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 40 nations. Organizations all over the world are eligible to compete in The International Business Awards, and can enter in any of more than 40 categories from Company of the Year and Best New Product of the Year to Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year and Executive of the Year. Honorees were determined through two rounds of judging by close to 200 professionals worldwide.
“Entries to The International Business Awards grew by more than 80% this year, and that illustrates the increasing importance of the IBAs worldwide,” said Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, presenters of the IBAs. “We congratulate all of the honorees, and we look forward to recognizing them for their achievements at our gala event in Abu Dhabi on 11 October.”