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ecVision Partners With TÜV SÜD for Product Testing Data Integration


Platforms to Provide Single Source for Lab Test Requests and Results

(ISELIN, NJ, May 17, 2013) ecVision®, the leader in supply chain collaboration solutions for retailers and brands, announces its partnership with TÜV SÜD, one of the world’s foremost product testing companies with labs around the world, to integrate its cloud-base supply chain collaboration platforms enabling users to seamlessly build, request and receive testing data through a single solution.

The partnership will provide ecVision customers with added value when they are looking to complete product safety testing with TÜV SÜD’s network of labs. The integration will streamline collaboration between development, sourcing, quality assurance and compliance teams for brands and manufacturers on products that require testing under CPSC, REACH, CA Prop 65 and other state or country regulations. ecVision users will have the ability to request and store product safety tests requests and results completed by TÜV SÜD and its agents within the ecVision platform.

“With direct integration to TÜV SÜD, we are simplifying the product safety testing process with ‘behind-the-scenes’ data push & pull. This partnership will create a more efficient means of initiating product testing requests, allow brands to maintain accurate product safety results and lower their risk across their supply chain through stronger reporting capabilities,” says Gary Barraco, Senior Director of Product Marketing.

About ecVision ecVision offers a cloud-based supply chain collaboration platform that optimizes product lifecycle and supply chain processes. The enterprise platform, ecVision Suite™, reflects the standardized business processes from design to delivery, creating a single collaborative solution for private label brands, retailers and their trading partners. With increased visibility and workflow, users can improve their reaction time to demand changes, shorten product lifecycles, lower product and materials costs, and improve sourcing and logistic efficiencies. Tailored specifically for smaller brands, manufacturer and importers, ecVision Comply™ is a risk management/data management platform that revolutionizes supplier and product safety compliance. Learn more at http://www.ecvision.com/.

About TÜV SÜD TÜV SÜD AG is a leading technical service company active in the Industry, Product and Transport sectors. Its range of services encompasses consultancy, inspections, tests and expert opinions as well as certification and training. Our objectives are reliability, safety and quality as well as environmental protection and cost effectiveness.

Established over 140 years ago as a steam boiler inspection association, TÜV SÜD is a globally active, future-oriented company, represented internationally by more than 800 locations. Headquartered in Munich, Germany, TÜV SÜD is the largest of the German TÜVs with 2012 revenues of EUR 1.82 billion (over USD 2 billion) and almost 18,000 employees. For more information visitwww.tuv-sud.com

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