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Yumi International selects Visual 2000 End2End suite of Fashion Business Solutions


yumi-omnichannelLONDON, UK – July 16, 2015 – Visual 2000 International announces fashion house Yumi International Ltd are implementing Visual End2End suite of software products. The London-based firm is one of the UK’s leading fashion houses supplying inspirational designs to both the Ladies and Children’s markets.

Yumi’s Commercial Director, Dipak Davé, commented, “We pride ourselves on innovative design and excellent customer service. Being a true ‘Omni Channel’ business selling via ecommerce, direct to retail customers, concessions and our own retail stores, as well as wholesale – we needed a system that would seamlessly integrate all these channels together to have one central inventory system to pull from  – with advanced reporting, financial and merchandising abilities.” Davé explained that they “undertook a detailed market evaluation to find the most efficient and fit-for-purpose solution to support our current and future growth needs. With Visual 2000 we are pleased to have found a solution to achieve this. We will now be able to connect all departments, from design to finance, for total visibility within a ‘one stop application’. It’s exciting to combine our business growth with new fashion technology.”

Visual 2000 UK Managing Director, Tony Mather, confirmed, “We are delighted to be working with Dipak and his management team on this project. Yumi are an established, respected business in a fast moving sector and will benefit from Visual’s Rapid Deployment Process (RDP). This will enable quick gains from Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and other key fashion capabilities from an all-in-one business enterprise solution.”

Visual 2000’s new V8 software release centralises all product information and processes into a single system which empowers management and teams to increase operational efficiencies and streamline design, product development, production, and distribution processes. In addition to comprehensive PLM and ERP capabilities, Visual 2000 customers will benefit from Visual End2End financial management, business planning, supply chain management, multi-channel sales and order fulfilment, and other concept-to-consumer fashion software components.

About Yumi:

Yumi International Ltd was founded over 18 years ago by its founders, Uttam and Clare Nepal. The company acquired a reputation for its vibrant colours, quirky prints and attention to detail, and quickly became globally recognised for its eye-catching womenswear, childrenswear and accessories.

The continuing growth and success led to the launch of the Yumi, Yumi Girls and Uttam Boutique brands and then the introduction of younger sister label Mela London which draws its inspiration from London street style, combined with emerging trends, and offers a liberated collection that appeals to the style conscious consumer.

Today the company boasts six brands including Yumi, Uttam Boutique, Yumi Girls, Uttam Kids, and Mela London.

For more information, visit: www.yumidirect.co.uk

About Visual 2000 International

About Visual 2000 Visual 2000 provides End2End software to apparel, footwear and fashion accessory companies. More than 500 companies around the world take advantage of Visual 2000′s advanced ERP, PLM, supply chain management, warehouse optimization and business intelligence software.

Learn more at: http://www.visual-2000.com/

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