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Greenwood Village, CO, United States, 2011/09/01 - CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR) announced that Bohus, Norway’s leading nationwide furniture chain, has engaged CIBER to provide ERP (enterprise resource planning) solutions to improve operational efficiency and increase customer satisfaction - CIBER.com. NYSE: CBR
Bohus wanted to enhance its customer service by replacing computer systems with a complete ERP solution, including point-of-sale (POS) functionality, across its offices and 62 furniture stores.
After a comprehensive search, CIBER was selected as the ERP solution and implementation partner in Norway based on its enterprise application and business knowledge. CIBER will help Bohus achieve its tactical, strategic and business goals through successful implementation, integration and support of SAP® solutions. CIBER will deliver a complete retail solution – based on SAP solutions – including a POS system and Web shop. The solution will operate closely with Bohus’ custom-developed master-data solution. CIBER will also host the ERP environment. The rollout, including pilots, will run through 2012.
“This combination offered a solution that met our requirements in all critical areas,” said Ole Gunnar Honningsøy, ICT and logistics executive, Bohus. “As the implementation partner, CIBER exhibited a unique and genuine understanding of Bohus’ task and ambitions. CIBER exhibited creativity in relation to establishing a contract structure that further ensures mutual interests.”
“As an SAP gold channel partner and an SAP hosting partner, CIBER will be able to assist Bohus with all aspects of their implementation of SAP solutions,” said Lars Terje Kittelsen, senior project manager at CIBER. “We will help ensure that Bohus’ technology investments will meet its business needs and deliver the results they demand.”
With more than 150 retail clients worldwide, CIBER has the experience and solutions to drive maximum value from SAP applications and technology for large enterprise and mid-market retail businesses.
About CIBER, Inc.
CIBER, Inc. (ciber.com) is a global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company applying practical innovation through services and solutions that deliver tangible results for both commercial and government clients. Services include application development and management, ERP implementation, change management, project management, systems integration, infrastructure management and end-user computing, as well as strategic business and technology consulting. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado, CIBER has more than 8,500 employees and operates in 19 countries, serving clients in North America, Europe and Asia/Pacific. Annual revenue in 2010 was $1.1 billion. CIBER trades on the New York Stock exchange (NYSE: CBR), and is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index.
Bohus is the biggest nationwide furniture and interior chain in Norway with a turnover of 2.9 billion NOK including VAT in 2010. Bohus has a superior goal saying that the customer will get the best shopping experience in the market. Thus, it is very important that the customers know what they can expect from Bohus. Customers will experience that Bohus has tempting stores, quality goods at the right price as well as employees with good knowledge and credibility.
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