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Tieto to replace Holmen's current supply chain systems with its Integrated Paper Solution

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Tieto to replace Holmen's current supply chain systems with its Integrated Paper Solution

February 13, 2012 - 17:28

HELSINKI, Feb. 14, 2012 (Press Release) -Holmen, Iggesund Paperboard has selected Tieto to replace their current supply chain systems with Tieto's Integrated Paper Solution TIPS. Iggesund Paperboard is a member of the Holmen Group and Europe's leading manufacturer of high quality virgin fibre paperboard for use in the packaging and graphics sectors. The new system enables Iggesund Paperboard to increase customer satisfaction, offer more efficient support for internal business functions like sales, and to improve administration.

The supply chain system supports Iggesund Paperboard's decision making with improved data quality, traceability and master data management. The system replaces several old systems reducing the complexity of the IT environment at Iggesund Paperboard. It covers sales order handling, warehouse management, invoicing, order and product cost calculations, production planning and delivery and dispatch, offering better transparency throughout the business processes.

"We appreciate the opportunity to collaborate with Holmen AB, Iggesund Paperboard. Tieto wish to build long lasting business relationships and focus on offering added value to the end customers, which creates an excellent basis for continuous development," tells Mats Lidström, Sales Executive at Tieto Forest.

Tieto Integrated Paper Solution TIPS is a comprehensive sales and production management solution for the pulp, paper, board and tissue industries. It provides a proven real-time operations management solution by seamlessly linking planning, business operations, and production processes. It combines the functionality and the best practices of four previous advanced Sales and MES systems and over 30 years experience and offers management of the whole order-to-cash value chain.