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TECSYS Wins Largest U.S. CAT(R) Dealer, HOLT(R)
|By Marketwired .
|June 10, 2014 10:01 AM EDT
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 06/10/14 -- TECSYS Inc. (TSX: TCS), an industry-leading supply chain management software company, announced today that HOLT CAT, the largest Caterpillar Dealer in the U.S., has selected TECSYS' warehouse (WMS) and delivery management solutions to optimize its service parts operations and provide improved service to customers across the state of Texas.
HOLT CAT is the authorized Caterpillar® heavy equipment and engine dealer for 118 counties in South, Central, North and East Texas. Established in 1933, HOLT sells, services and rents Cat equipment, engines and generators for construction, mining, industrial, petroleum and agricultural applications. HOLT sells Caterpillar used equipment worldwide and fabricates its own line of custom engineered products including root plows and water tankers. HOLT CAT is one of 15 dealers in the Americas to receive Caterpillar's "Circle of Excellence" award. This prestigious recognition is achieved through a dealership's consistent excellence across a variety of business measurements including performance, quality, safety and customer satisfaction.
With the addition of Holt CAT, TECSYS increases its market share to about 33% of North American Caterpillar dealers. In addition, solid prospecting opportunities uncovered at the industry's information technology dealer association have the potential to significantly improve TECSYS' growth and market share in this vertical industry.
About TECSYS' Warehouse Management Software (WMS) for CAT Dealers
Collaborative and scalable, TECSYS' WMS is a robust solution that empowers logistics management to gain control over customers' service levels, order accuracy, throughput volumes, turnaround times, as well as warehousing costs and profitability. Positioned in the "Visionaries" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems, TECSYS' WMS key advantages include: Visual Logistics®, Visual-On-Voice, real scalability, accessibility from anywhere at any time and extended supply chain execution capabilities beyond the warehouse. In addition to its feature-rich functionality, TECSYS' WMS for CAT dealers is one of the only WMS already interfaced to CAT's DBS system and the only one for the current ADMS dealer system, as well as other ERP systems. It delivers pre-configured WMS processes specific to the CAT service parts operations and has such exclusive capabilities as cubic dimension for Caterpillar parts, Customer Self-Service Kiosk, embedded Transportation Management functionality, Mobile Delivery Management for package tracking and Proof-of-Delivery, and real-time visibility throughout the Dealers' distribution process.
About HOLT CAT®
HOLT CAT sells, rents and services Caterpillar machines, engines, generator sets and trucks in a 118-county Texas territory spanning from the Red River to the Rio Grande. HOLT offers total machine and engine rebuild capabilities, sells used equipment around the world and fabricates its own line of land clearing equipment and HOLT Spray King® water tankers. HOLT is the dealer for Link-Belt Cranes in the Eastern half of Texas as well as the El Paso area. They are the dealer for AGCO/Challenger and Claas farm equipment for the Eastern half of Texas and portions of Arkansas and Missouri.
The Holt name has been associated with heavy equipment and Caterpillar for more than 100 years. Peter M. Holt, Chief Executive Officer of HOLT CAT, is the great-grandson of Benjamin Holt, who in 1904 developed the first successful track-type tractor which he named the "Caterpillar." HOLT CAT has come to be synonymous with quality, integrity and commitment to customer service. The HOLT CAT team is committed to providing rock solid stability with superior products and services to heavy equipment and engine users from Brownsville to Texarkana, Texas.
TECSYS is a leading supply chain management software provider that delivers powerful enterprise distribution, warehouse and transportation logistics software solutions. The company's customers include over 600 mid-size and Fortune 1000 corporations in healthcare, heavy equipment, third-party logistics, and general wholesale high-volume distribution industries. TECSYS' shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol TCS.
The statements in this news release relating to matters that are not historical fact are forward looking statements that are based on management's beliefs and assumptions. Such statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to a number of uncertainties, including but not limited to future economic conditions, the markets that TECSYS Inc. serves, the actions of competitors, major new technological trends, and other factors beyond the control of TECSYS Inc., which could cause actual results to differ materially from such statements. More information about the risks and uncertainties associated with TECSYS Inc.'s business can be found in the MD&A section of the Company's annual report and annual information form for the fiscal year ended April 30th, 2013. These documents have been filed with the Canadian securities commissions and are available on our website (www.tecsys.com) and on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).
Copyright © TECSYS Inc. 2014. All names, trademarks, products, and services mentioned are registered or unregistered trademarks of their respective owners.
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