We like Akeneo PIM because is intuitive and user friendly. It helps centralize our product data and has a connector to our Magento eCommerce platform, which means a lot of effort saved when updating our eCommerce sites.
(PRWEB) March 09, 2016
StrikeTru, a PIM & MDM consulting company and Akeneo’s preferred Solution Partner in the US, announced that Five Ten has selected Akeneo PIM to disseminate product content across all its channels in an efficient and consistent fashion. Five Ten is a leading brand in the technical outdoor and action sports markets. Five Ten develops and sells its products around the world through multiple channels including retailers, distributors, online marketplaces, and its eCommerce websites.
To support its global eCommerce expansion and to provide more consistent and timely content to its existing channels, Five Ten was seeking a way to efficiently manage and distribute product content. Five Ten currently uses disparate systems and processes to manage product data and digital assets. Akeneo offered a central data repository that is flexible, user friendly, and multi-language capable. Akeneo will help Five Ten implement product launches by facilitating accurate and timely product setups across their global markets.
Chris Moylan, Director of IT and Logistics, says “We like Akeneo PIM because is intuitive and user friendly. It helps centralize our product data and has a connector to our Magento eCommerce platform, which means a lot of effort saved when updating our eCommerce sites. We chose to work with StrikeTru because of their obvious mastery of the Akeneo product and their ability to give us a clear vision of how the fully implemented solution will meet our various requirements.”
"We are excited to be working with a leading outdoor athletic brand, and look forward to helping them scale their product content management capabilities." said Vikram (Vik) Gundoju, Partner at StrikeTru.
StrikeTru, located in Houston, TX, is a boutique consulting company with expertise in implementing Product Information Management (PIM), Master Data Management (MDM), and Content Management solutions. StrikeTru works with companies looking to transform themselves into full digital businesses by helping select and/or implement the right PIM, MDM, and Content Management solutions so they can compete better and capitalize on the digital trends shaping global economies today. StrikeTru provides business process consulting, implementation, support, and value added product content services. StrikeTru is Akeneo’s preferred solution partner in the US and has implemented multiple Akeneo PIM projects.
StrikeTru’s leadership team has significant experience delivering enterprise information management solutions that include PIM, MDM, Enterprise Content Management, Data Warehousing, and CRM. Its PIM personnel have come from doing sophisticated PIM work with leading retail, manufacturing, distribution, energy, pharma and other companies. For more information, visit http://www.striketru.com.
About Five Ten
Five Ten is a performance and lifestyle footwear company whose roots are firmly bound to the Yosemite rock climbing culture of the 1980s. From its humble beginnings making sticky rock climbing rubber, Five Ten today is a global leader in rock climbing, mountain biking, and specialty action outdoor footwear. The company is headquartered in southern California and does business in over 50 countries worldwide, either directly or through licensees, agents or authorized distributors. For more information, visit http://www.fiveten.com.