Sutlej Textiles and Industries weave SAP solutions into its business

Chooses mySAP ERP to streamline its business processes

BangaloreMumbai based Sutlej Textiles and Industries Ltd, one of the leading textiles companies of the renowned Dr. K.K Birla group having a turnover of INR 1,200 crores and with a man power engagement of over 12,000 employees, today announced that they have selected SAP solutions to improve their operational efficiency levels and achieve business effectiveness. Christened as Project NAVODAYA, the implementation of SAP solutions is expected to address the Financials, Sales, Production, Materials, Quality, Plant maintenance, Export management, Project management, HR and Payroll functions of the organisation.

“We wanted to implement a solution that could help us deal with the complexities in the Production planning and Manufacturing of various types of grey and dyed spun yarns, woven fabrics, home furnishing and readymade garments, imbibe global best practises in the booming textile industry and bring a uniformity in the quick flow of information across various manufacturing units located in Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh & Gujarat”. – Says Mr. N M Gupta, Group President, Sutlej Textiles & Industries. He further added- “We chose SAP solutions over others as it matches our unique manufacturing practises and offers time-tested and world-class business solutions”.

The implementation is expected to enhance business effectiveness of Sutlej Textiles and Industries in order to meet global challenges and stiff competition in the burgeoning textile industry. The flow of information will be quick, reliable and transparent that in turn will enable the management to take qualitative business decisions to improve the bottom line, overall operational efficiencies, reduction in excess manpower, inventories and receivables.

“We are very happy to partner with Sutlej Textiles and Industries to help them scale their business to the global levels”.-said Pankaj Dewan, Regional Director – SAP India. He further went on to say- “ In an industry where strong supply chain management, Process integration, on-time deliveries, quality products and online interface with customers and vendors is becoming the differentiating factors, Our world class solutions will bring to Sutlej the right edge to spin miles ahead of competition.

The solutions will be implemented in the company’s six offices by OBT Global Pvt. Ltd. The implementation is expected to go-live by August 2007 and the company has taken 230 licences for the same. Hardware for the same will be bought from IBM having world class technology.