Epicor ERP to streamline MiDCOM mobile phone distribution across Middle East and Africa
Epicor Software Corporation, a leading provider of business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that UAE-based MiDCOM, will deploy the next-generation Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution across its multinational distribution channels. MiDCOM is the telecommunication arm of the Midland Group distributing mobile phones for various countries in Middle East and Africa.
Assisting MiDCOM with its implementation is Knowledge Web Consultancy, a member of the Epicor Inspired Partner Network. MiDCOM will roll out the finance, supply chain management, production management and payroll modules of Epicor ERP in three phases across seven different countries.
“After carefully considering solutions from other vendors, we determined that Epicor has the right solutions to meet our specific operational and market needs,” said Husain Arif, finance manager for MiDCOM. “The unparalleled ease-of-use, flexibility and scalability that Epicor ERP offers will enable us to streamline processes, trim costs and enhance customer satisfaction to ensure sustained expansion and profitability. Epicor ERP efficiently integrates with retail and back office operations and offers advanced features such as enterprise search, MS Office integration and application accessibility to all organizational units from a centralized location across multiple devices.”
The specific benefits delivered by Epicor ERP include a single instance of consolidated companies for reporting, well-defined processes and controls, automation on various levels, better inventory controls and a solid return on investment (ROI) through better management.
“The MiDCOM deal is part of our ongoing efforts to reinforce our channel strategy across Middle East and Africa,” said Jawad Squalli, regional vice president for Epicor in the Middle East. “As a major telecommunications distribution brand in the region, MiDCOM will benefit from the competitive edge provided by our inspiring, industry-leading, ERP solution.”