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JD Sports restarts Retail ERP project with Infor not Oracle

Infor has announced that Chausport has selected Infor CloudSuite Fashion to replace its legacy ERP software across France. Chausport is a wholly owned subsidiary of JD Sports PLC and operates 77 stores across France for the retail company. The decision to select Infor to replace its solution restarts a project that was halted in 2016.…

Infor strengthens HCM with ADP SmartCompliance

Infor has announced that it is strengthening its HCM solution with integrations to ADP solutions. Infor will initially integrate the ADP SmartCompliance and ADP Health Compliance solutions to its HCM solution to improve compliance. The announcement comes a week after Inforum and it is perhaps surprising that it was not announced there. Infor are by no means the…

Infor unveils strategic intent

Charles Phillips, CEO Infor hosted the keynote at Inforum 2017 and the volume of content did not disappoint. He underscored his belief that Infor has momentum and backed it up with statistics. He also unveiled the latest version of the Infor strategy. This has matured from a year ago with two new layers: analytics and business networks. The…

Infor empowers CRM with LinkedIn

Infor announced today that it has integrated its CRM solution with LinkedIn Sales Navigator. It was one of several announcements during the Inforum keynote. Infor has been quiet about its CRM product in recent years. This seems to be changing this year. Infor also announced a new AI platform, Coleman that will integrate with its…

Infor selects new SVP of Cloud Operations

Infor has announced that Mayumi Hiramatsu is to become Senior Vice President of Cloud Operations at the company. Lisa Pope’s departure from Infor to join Epicor left a hole in the leadership team that Charles Phillips, CEO Infor has now filled. Hiramatsu is not however taking on Pope’s old role as SVP, Global Strategy and Sales.…

Kenrich changes ERP

Privately-held Kenrich Industrial, a US provider of industrial tools, cranes, hoists and electric motors, has selected Epicor’s Prophet 21 for a new ERP implementation. Its primary objectives are to control inventory and support growth. Founded in 1953, Kenrich has its headquarters in Waukesha, Wisconsin. According to Steve Bayerlein, president, Kenrich Industrial, Inc: “Since expanding into…

Infor teaches to success in France

Infor has announced that it has partnered the University of Perpignan Via Domitia (UPVD). The announcement is part of the wider Infor Education Alliance Program (EAP). This program now has initiatives across the ASEAN region in China, India, Korea and recently in Thailand. Infor also recently announced Manchester Business School in the UK had signed…

Is Infor nudging out Oracle HCM

Infor has announced that Papa Gino’s, Inc will implement Infor Talent Science to improve its hiring processes. Papa Gino’s operates more than 250 owned and franchised Papa Gino’s, D’Angelo and dual-location restaurants employing more than 4,000 people. As with other service industries, staff turnover contributes a huge cost in terms of time and money. Kathy…

Infor closes BI acquisition – what next

Infor has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Business Intelligence (BI) software company Birst. The news first broke around six weeks ago and our analysis at that time is found here. Since then very little more information has emerged about the acquisition with the press release saying little. However, Duncan Angove, President at Infor published…