Porini Spa, the global business consulting and solution provider for the apparel and textile industry, and arvato systems | Technologies GmbH, the international IT full service provider and part of arvato AG and Bertelsmann AG, are proud to announce their strategic alliance in Germany and Central Europe countries.

Under the terms of this alliance, both companies will join forces to provide integrated software solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP platform to the textile and fashion markets across the named region.

This partnership will leverage the strengths of both companies. Porini will benefit from arvato systems | Technologies? three decades of experience especially in the German market. At the same time, arvato systems | Technologies gains a partner, that combines the proven, innovative solution Microsoft Dynamics A&T (the industry verticalisation developed by Porini) and 40 years experience in the apparel and textile industry. As a result, numerous customers will benefit from rapid, enduring and branch-oriented IT solutions.

arvato systems | Technologies GmbH is going to be a reference partner for Porini, thanks to its strength, market position, international approach and specific complementary solutions for the fashion industry (BEST4FASHION, RetailManagement_asTMade).

Porini and arvato systems | Technologies will also market the Porini PLM software which will guarantee to fashion industries a seamless integrated solution from style conception to store retailing.

About Porini SpA:

Porini is a global business consulting and solution provider renowned for its apparel and textile industry experience. From its inception in 1968 through the present time, Porini has operated exclusively in the apparel and textile market with the mission to provide valuable services and strategic solutions to production and distribution companies. The services and solutions provided include:

  • Management consulting, business process transformation
  • Leadership and process re-engineering
  • Software solutions for supply chain management, production planning and control, costs analysis and customer service

This vertical market has been and is always in a continuous state of evolution with new challenges and technology, a dynamic which brings increasing criticality to harmoniously joined business and technical functions.

Porini with its over 40 years of experience enables its clients to compete on a global scale with highly valued consulting services, and globally known software solutions. The solutions, all integrated and in a standardized manner, are easily adaptable based on organization structure, terms of production model, product mix and methods of distribution.