Kerr Controls Turns to Infor for Management of Distribution Operations

Infor Distribution SX.e Enables Connectivity and Collaboration for Kerr Controls

NEW YORK -  Aug 15, 2012

Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced Kerr Controls Ltd., a distributor of heating, cooling and air quality solutions, has selected Infor Distribution SX.e to provide a single, connected software solution for all of its branches. Built specifically for companies in the distribution industry, Distribution SX.e will help Kerr Controls with greater employee productivity by enhancing access to data via the user friendly Infor Workspace interface. With a single sign-on screen and common navigation, Workspace will help Kerr Controls to improve customer service by simplifying day-to-day processes for better, faster business decisions.

News Points

  • Kerr Controls will implement Infor Distribution SX.e at 15 locations, helping to enhance communication and collaboration between staff and decision-makers for assessments based on a corporation-wide perspective.
  • Distribution SX.e will interface all of Kerr Control's existing third-party applications, which provides access to the data that will enable speed in day-to-day tasks and improved communication across the enterprise.
  • Flexible and scalable to fit any size distributor, the solution can expand and change as Kerr Controls evolves, facilitating ease in any future company growth or need for new system capabilities.

Kerr Controls Ltd. Quote

"Kerr Controls runs enterprise technology at 15 separate locations on two disparate legacy ERP systems, which dramatically slows business processes," said Jamie Hutt-Semple, general manager, Operations, Kerr Controls Ltd. "Utilizing Infor Distribution SX.e will allow us to unite all locations on one system so employees are viewing real time information, enabling us to provide better service to our customers because we are on the same page as a business.  With Infor10 we will be better positioned to grow our business in the future."

Infor Quote

"Distributors today are handling increasingly complex products and supply chains, managing thousands of transactions and customers on a daily basis," said Andy Berry, vice president and general manager, Global Distribution, Infor. "Infor helps to reduce complexity for distributors like Kerr Controls by providing solutions that automate and improve business processes. Infor Distribution SX.e manages everything from warehouse management and inventory control to order entry, enabling companies to rely on one unified solution for all their technology needs."

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About Kerr Controls Ltd.

Kerr Controls Ltd. supplies a wide range of energy-efficient equipment for heating, cooling and air quality solutions.  For more information, visit www.kerrsmartenergy.com.

About Infor

Infor is the world's third-largest supplier of enterprise applications and services, helping more than 70,000 large and mid-size companies improve operations and drive growth across numerous industry sectors.  To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.

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