Awal Gulf Cools the Kingdom with Infor10 ERP Enterprise

Infor10 ERP Enterprise (LN) to Help Manage Complex Project-Based Operations

ATLANTA -  Mar 21, 2012

Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced that Awal Gulf, a leading refrigeration and air conditioning equipment manufacturer producing 450,000 units annually in the Kingdom of Bahrain, has successfully deployed Infor10 ERP Enterprise (LN). The new ERP application will help improve operational excellence in its three modern manufacturing plants in Sitra and Hidd, and across its supply chain.

News Points

  • Awal Gulf has now successfully migrated from Baan IVc4 to the Infor10 ERP Enterprise application. The decision to migrate was made because of ERP Enterprise's superior features in warehouse management, serialization, purchase requisition, and call management.
  • ERP Enterprise now manages the entire financials, order management, warehouse, and manufacturing aspects of Awal Gulf's cooling products. The new ERP application provides visibility across Awal Gulf's supply chain and will help in optimizing production and faster deliveries as well as higher customer satisfaction.
  • ERP Enterprise helps ensure that production costs are controlled to the best extent possible along with better planning of production related activities across the company.
  • The user-friendliness of the new ERP Enterprise application was a major factor in the decision to migrate. Furthermore, being a web-based application, users can gain access to the ERP from anywhere, helping to boost productivity.

Awal Gulf Quote

"We selected Infor ERP Enterprise because of its advanced features which would significantly help our warehousing and service operations," said Krishna Kumar, GM Finance and IT, Awal Gulf.

"We wanted an application that was highly reliable, easy to use and could boost the productivity of our multiple manufacturing operations," says Niteen Hulyalkar, IT Manager, Awal Gulf.  "Infor ERP Enterprise will give us control over every aspect of our manufacturing supply chain, from design through to delivery, and after-market service business."

Infor Quote

"ERP Enterprise is quickly becoming the manufacturers' application of choice in the Middle East," said Mike Hibbert, channel manager for MEA, Infor. "Its advanced features enable customers to be in control of their entire supply chain. This deployment at Awal Gulf is a major teamwork achievement for Infor and its partners in the Middle East. The application will help provide the necessary supply chain visibility to support all levels of Awal Gulf's competitive project environment in order to provide excellent service to their customers."
Additional Resources

About Awal Gulf

Awal Gulf is a refrigeration and air conditioning equipment manufacturer, unique in its class and industry size in Bahrain. Awal Gulf caters to the refrigeration and air conditioning requirements of sizeable customers in the Middle Eastern region and beyond - Clients including some world leaders as their OEM. Products include Window Air Conditioners, Mini- Split Systems, Roof Top Water Coolers, Chest Freezers, and Central Air Conditioners. Local brand "PEARL" remains a household name in Bahrain.

About Infor

Infor is a leading provider of business software and services, helping more than 70,000 customers in 164 countries improve operations and drive growth. To learn more about Infor, please visit

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