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Computer Generated Solutions (CGS) and Premier Designer Diane von Furstenberg Team up for a Point of Sale Retail System Implementation


(NEW YORK, NY, FEBRUARY 6, 2012)  Computer Generated Solutions (CGS), a leading global provider of technology solutions announced today the implementation of a new point-of-sale retail system, Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail with one of the leading names in American fashion, Diane von Furstenberg (DVF).

Headquartered in New York City, DVF has expanded with four full collections and accessories growing into the global luxury lifestyle brand it is today. These distinctive offerings are sold in 72 countries and in 61 shops worldwide which includes 15+ stand alone stores. DVF teamed up with CGS, a Microsoft gold partner, to implement a new point-of-sale system, Dynamics AX for Retail.

“Our store managers and headquarter operations need a system that is easy to learn and use while providing a platform for international expansion and robust reporting analysis. We know we can obtain this from Microsoft and CGS,” said Matt Yotko, Vice President of IT for DVF.

CGS offers a global ERP solution that gives retailers the full Microsoft investment with its notable reporting ability, capacity to integrate with other Microsoft tools, out-of-the-box capabilities for point-of-sale and clientele-ing, and flexible global expansion from a scale and growth perspective.

“We are proud to extend our relationship with DVF to the retail side of the business. DVF has partnered with CGS for their technology needs for a number of years. This selection will allow us to extend our support from front of house PLM design to integrated back office solutions as well as at the local retail cash register,” said Paul Magel, President- Application Solutions CGS.

About CGS

For more than twenty-seven years, CGS has enabled global enterprises, regional companies and government agencies to drive breakthrough performance through technology. Headquartered in New York City, CGS employs over 4,000 professionals in 20 offices in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. With global delivery capabilities, expertise across leading platforms and deep experience in multiple industries, CGS has become the IT partner of choice for thousands of organizations worldwide. CGS delivers a wide array of proprietary and third-party business applications, technology and business services, and business process outsourcing solutions, including customer care, technical support and corporate learning & training. For more information please visit www.cgsinc.com.


Cecilia Panozzo
CGS, VP Global Marketing



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