2010/09/15 Press Release
NedSense Announces Reseller and Technology Development Agreement with PTC
New York, NY, September 15, 2010 — NedSense (Nyse Euronext: NEDSE), the leading provider of software solutions for manufacturers and designers, today announced a reseller/ services provider and technology development agreement with PTC®, The Product Development Company®, that will provide leading, all-inclusive CAD/PLM solutions to manufacturers and designers throughout North America. The agreement allows NedSense, through its subsidiary Dynamics Perspective Inc. to resell and implement PTC’s FlexPLM® solution as part of the Windchill® PLM platform; which together with NedSense’s NedGraphics CAD solutions, provides a robust concept-to-counter product management suite of solutions.
In today’s volatile global economy, many forward thinking companies are considering the implementation of technology solutions that will deliver long term performance benefits. There are several key industry trends, such as reducing cycle time, improving sourcing processes and going green, that are impacting current business processes. Leading retailers and apparel brands are embracing PLM (product lifecycle management) solutions from PTC to manage these trends.
“PTC is pleased to work with channel partners like NedSense to expand our ability to offer the PTC Windchill PLM solution to manufacturers around the globe," said Paul J. Cunningham, executive vice president, Worldwide Sales and Distribution, PTC. We believe companies that implement the Windchill PLM solution will benefit from increased innovation, collaboration, and efficiency, resulting in improved time to market.
“With over 3,500 active customers worldwide, NedSense has exhibited clear market leadership and the relationship with PTC fits well with our continued growth strategy,” said Pieter Aarts, CEO of NedSense. “Combining our long heritage in CAD, CAM, PLM & ERP with the winning technology offered by PTC will bring a significant competitive advantage for our customers. In addition to having the required industry expertise required to implement PLM projects, there is also planned deep integration of the products, so that customers will benefit from the unique total solution that we can offer.”
About NedSense enterprises n.v., NedGraphics and Dynamics Perspective
NedGraphics and Dynamics Perspective are wholly owned subsidiaries of NedSense enterprises n.v. Through its subsidiaries, NedSense has built up an impressive track record of developing and producing software solutions for the fashion and textile industry over a period of 30 years.
NedSense serves more than 3,500 customers through a global network of over 42 resellers and agents. Its 14 offices are ideally located in the leading textile, fashion and production centers of the world. To enhance and preserve its dominant market position NedSense continues to invest in its highly qualified staff, market research, and product development.
The corporate philosophy and professional approach of its subsidiaries ensures a close working relationship with the finest designers and manufacturers by offering them solutions which are of the highest level of functionality. It enables its clients to improve their sales through minimizing “time to market”, optimizing product development flow and reducing sampling costs. Each software solution is offered in a fully integrated modular system to guarantee the current and future operational performance. NedSense is listed on the NYSE Euronext Amsterdam [NEDSE]. More information, please visit www.nedgraphics.com www.dynamicsperspective.com and www.nedsense.nl
PTC, The Product Development Company, FlexPLM, and Windchill are trademarks or registered trademarks of Parametric Technology Corporation and/or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries.