Triumph Motorcycles selects Infor as its IT Partner
Snapshot: Infor LN got selected for its functionality and close fit with the motorcycle manufacturer's complex processes.
British two-wheel manufacturer, Triumph Motorcycles has appointed Infor, a provider of Business application specialized by Industry and built for the cloud, as its IT Partner for Global Business System Transformation. The Infor suite of software will be used initially to convert Triumph's global motorcycle order to completion process, delivering improved manufacturing agility and facilitate the Company to offer better premium customer experience.
"We are committed to embracing the next phase of our growth with the very best tools to deliver on our vision, and Infor's modern technology platform, combined with applications designed specifically for the needs of automotive manufacturers, will equip us with a single platform from which to run our global manufacturing operations efficiently and flexibly," comments Nick Bloor, CEO, Triumph Motorcycles Limited.
Replacing a host of legacy systems Infor's suite of applications will support manufacturing and assembly operations for Triumph in the UK, Thailand, Brazil, and India. Specific areas of focus include advanced analytics to evaluate production performance metrics on the assembly line, supply chain synchronization, including financial integration, and real-time reporting. In turn, this will help enable Triumph to exercise greater flexibility and efficiency across global manufacturing and supply chain network.
"One size no longer fits all when it comes to choosing enterprise applications, a fact which is especially true in the complex automotive sector where it is imperative to have an accurate picture of demand from dealers at all times, and the ability to quickly change configurations in line with this demand," comments Paul Carreiro, Executive Vice President, Managing Director, EMEA. "Infor is committed to providing applications which not only support the finite needs of specific vertical industries but allows applications to be easily integrated, accessed and upgraded. We are incredibly proud that our solutions have been selected over the stiff competition to support Triumph's global business transformation and we look forward to a successful long-term relationship with this iconic British brand."