ATLANTA -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Stibo Systems customer, W.W. Grainger, Inc. has been named a top three finalist in the Gartner Master Data Management (MDM) Excellence Awards 2013. The Award recognizes end-user organizations that have planned and executed successful MDM programs with significant and measurable business benefits. Finalists are chosen by Gartner, Inc. analysts on the basis of criteria derived from Gartner’s Seven Building Blocks of MDM framework. To learn more, view a recent interview with Grainger executives.
"We are honored to be selected as a finalist for the Gartner MDM Excellence Award. We are constantly looking for creative ways to deliver value to our customers, while making it easier for them to get the products and solutions they need to do their jobs,” said Gene Rados, Senior Director of Projects and Content Management at Grainger. "By developing a product information management approach that combined strategy, process, and systems, our resulting MDM system can support the acquisition and management of millions of products, across a multi-branded and multi-channel global business. In addition, we leverage Stibo Systems' MDM platform to create information that can support our global, targeted, print and electronic publishing, as well as search and select across all current and emerging channels.”
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"Grainger is a perfect example of how a well-planned MDM infrastructure can strengthen the customer experience and support critical business processes," said Andreas Lorenzen, President of Stibo Systems. “We are thrilled that they are being recognized for their outstanding achievements and look forward to having them share their results with their peers at the upcoming Gartner MDM Summit.”
About Stibo Systems
Stibo Systems gives data direction by providing organizations with a leading multi-domain master data management (MDM) solution. Stibo Systems enables its customers to better manage enterprise intelligence on a global scale, improve sales, and quickly adjust to changes in business requirements. Stibo Systems' STEP technology is a flexible, uniform MDM solution that provides a single trusted source of operational information for the entire enterprise. Stibo Systems is a subsidiary of the privately held Stibo A/S group, originally founded in 1794 with corporate headquarters in Aarhus, Denmark. For more information, visit www.stibosystems.com.