Management of AMCS Group's technology global supply chain awarded to Exertis
8 January, 2015 - AMCS Group (www.amcsgroup.com), the global leader in ERP software and vehicle technology for the waste, recycling and resource industry, has today announced the appointment of Exertis, a leading technology distributor and supply chain business, as its global supply chain partner. In line with AMCS Group’s expansion strategy, Exertis will manage the Group’s rapidly growing international global supply chain.
Under the terms of the agreement, Exertis, which is part of the DCC Group, will assume responsibility for the global delivery of all AMCS Group’s vehicle technology systems, pre assembled and ready for installation. Exertis was chosen by AMCS Group for its global resources, proven expertise in configuration, logistics, distribution and experience in managing the international supply chain for many well respected brands.
Exertis’ specialist Supply Chain Services team will use its decades of experience to manage the Group’s stock forecasting and control, warehousing, procurement, device configuration and testing, thus ensuring that AMCS Group delivers on pre-agreed deadlines with its customers. Exertis will also use its international knowledge and expertise to ensure that technology from AMCS Groupadheres to different compliance regulations in new markets.
Commenting on the deal, AMCS Group’s CEO, Jimmy Martin said: “As our business continues its rapid international expansion, Exertis’ global reach and scale will ensure that we continue to deliver all our vehicle systems on-time-all-the-time. It will also enable us to remain focused on our core competencies of best-in-class software products for the waste and recycling sector.”
Exertis Supply Chain Service’s Strategic Accounts Director, Padraig Henry, noted: “This is a transformative time for AMCS Group and we’re excited about the prospect of helping it to realise its international ambitions. With AMCS Group set to start another successful chapter in its history, we are confident that Exertis’ Supply Chain Services experience and global footprint will play a key role in making the Group’s expansion strategy a success.”
Today, AMCS’ customer base spans nineteen countries globally. The partnership with Exertis will streamline and optimise its technology delivery across markets in Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand and China. AMCS vehicle technology includes weighing, RFID and on-board computing which when coupled with AMCS ERP software deliver a powerful end-to-end platform to enable waste and recycling operators manage their municipal, commercial & industrial, brokerage, hazardous and C&D services efficiently and profitably.