Luxury Italian clothing brand Canali is to implement Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP solution to expand its presence and drive growth in the US market.

Sovico-based Canali said the tool will combine data imported from the Italian manufacturing operations system into its US retail operations. The implementation is being overseen by Green Beacon Solutions, which will also provide training in the software.

"We recognised the need to integrate Microsoft Dynamics AX into our US operations to quickly provide the information needed to enable decision-making and drive future growth," said Giorgio Canali, head of US operations at Canali. 

"Canali is recognised globally for the quality of their brand, and by integrating Microsoft Dynamics AX as a strategic component of their infrastructure, they will have the tools needed to reach their goals in the American markets while supporting their existing processes and streamlining efficiencies," added Benjamin Holtz, president and CEO of Green Beacon Solutions.

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Canali USA Selects Green Beacon Solutions to Implement Microsoft Dynamics® AX

Italian men’s clothier will leverage leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to expand U.S. presence and support the company’s overall growth by facilitating information exchange between operating units to gain better visibility into operations.

NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Green Beacon Solutions, a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions and business technology consulting and managed services, today announced that they have been chosen by Canali to implement Microsoft Dynamics® AX in their U.S. operations. Green Beacon Solutions will also provide training for the proper implementation and use of Microsoft Dynamics AX.

“We recognized the need to integrate Microsoft Dynamics AX into our U.S. operations to quickly provide the information needed to enable decision-making and drive future growth”

Founded in 1934 in Triuggio, Brianza (Italy), Canali designs and produces high-quality men’s clothing. Currently headquartered in Sovico, Italy, they now have 1,600 employees in seven Italian production centers, and over 1,000 points-of-sale and 230 boutiques in over 100 countries worldwide.

To enable further expansion and growth within the United States, Canali recognized the need to improve visibility into its U.S. operations and enhance its existing business processes by implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX. Microsoft Dynamics AX will synthesize data imported from the Italian manufacturing operations system into the U.S. retail operations.

“We recognized the need to integrate Microsoft Dynamics AX into our U.S. operations to quickly provide the information needed to enable decision-making and drive future growth,” said Giorgio Canali Head of U.S. Operations for Canali. “Green Beacon Solutions is well-known for designing and implementing robust ERP solutions within the retail and distribution/wholesale markets, and Microsoft Dynamics AX is a critical component of our continued focus to improve organizational insight and effective business management.”

“We’re excited about collaborating with Canali to deliver a transparent business solution that delivers new capabilities to achieve their challenging business objectives,” said Benjamin A. Holtz, President and CEO of Green Beacon Solutions. “Canali is recognized globally for the quality of their brand, and by integrating Microsoft Dynamics AX as a strategic component of their infrastructure, they will have the tools needed to reach their goals in the American markets while supporting their existing processes and streamlining efficiencies.”

Microsoft Dynamics AX is a powerful, agile, easy-to-use ERP solution that supports industry-specific and operational business processes, together with comprehensive functionality for financial and human resources management.

About Canali
Canali has been a paradigm of Italian masculine elegance for 79 years. Since 1934, Canali has been promoting the value of artisan know-how, as embodied by the “Made in Italy” approach in its true sense. It is a practical and unavoidable choice that starts from the creative concept, takes shape with the selection of the best raw materials, and finally blossoms through the sartorial construction of the final product.

Canali creates its tailored clothing in seven fully owned production centers, all located in Italy; highly skilled tailors, well-versed in the tradition of fine tailoring, constantly strive to achieve the utmost in quality.

Canali offers a full collection, from tailored clothing to furnishings, from a complete leisure collection to a wide assortment of accessories, entirely made in Italy.

About Green Beacon Solutions
Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and 2012 “Presidents Club” winner for Microsoft Dynamics, Green Beacon Solutions develops and implements enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) business solutions built on proven Microsoft technologies. These business solutions include expert software, as well as strategic consulting and managed services that deliver proven results to mid-market and mid-enterprise customers in thesports-entertainmentbankingdistribution-wholesale, and multi channel distribution industries. With a recognized track record helping clients quickly and cost-effectively meet emerging opportunities since 2001, this has resulted in the successful delivery of hundreds of projects with measurable financial returns. The company is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts with offices throughout the United States. For additional information, please visit:http://www.greenbeacon.com.

 

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