(MIAMI, FL, 07 JUNE, 2011) NGC® today announced that Aeropostale has selected NGC’s supply chain management software as the company’s international supply chain management system. The rapidly growing mall-based retailer, known for designing and producing high-quality casual apparel and accessories for teens and children, wanted to improve visibility, collaboration and communication between its vendors and international licensees. NGC is delivering a best-in-class solution for Aeropostale.
NGC’s software provides Aeropostale with a complete system to manage all phases of its international supply chain management.
- The system enables Aeropostale to instantly deliver its international purchase orders and revisions to its vendors around the world, with integrated Work-in-Process that allows users to track and update the production status of each order.
- The system manages all aspects of logistics, including bar code labels, ASNs and shipping paperwork.
- NGC’s software includes integrated workflow calendars, with alerts, exception management and collaboration tools to ensure that all production schedules stay on track.
- In addition to the above, the NGC application supports the growth of the international business, scaling as needed as Aeropostale expands its international footprint.
“Aeropostale has emerged as a powerful teen brand that offers its customers the best combination of fashion and value,” said Mark Burstein, president of sales, marketing and R&D, NGC. “We’re looking forward to working with them on a successful implementation that will bring new productivity and efficiency to the Aeropostale global supply chain.”
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