AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 08/27/14 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Epicor ERP version 10, the company's next-generation business software offering, has been awarded a Gold Stevie Award in the category of Best New Software Product or Service of the Year - Social Business Solution, a Bronze Stevie Award for Best New Software Product or Service of the Year - Collaboration/Social Networking Solution, and a Bronze Stevie Award for Best New Software Product or Service of the Year - Financial Management Solution in the 2014 International Business Awards. The awards will be presented at a gala banquet at the Westin Paris - Vendôme Hotel in Paris, France on October 10, 2014.
Epicor unveiled the new Epicor ERP 10 earlier this year at the company's annual user conference. Epicor ERP 10 is a visionary blend of rich global functionality built on agile technology that eliminates complexity making enterprise resource planning (ERP) easier to use, more collaborative and more responsive than ever before, while supporting today's business imperatives: social collaboration, deployment flexibility, accelerated performance and broad device accessibility. With Epicor ERP 10, companies gain a technology platform that can support them as they conduct business today and in the future -- on any device, anytime, anywhere in the world.
"We are honored to be recognized by the esteemed International Business Awards, especially winning the Gold Stevie Award for best new social business solution," said John Hiraoka, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Epicor. "The acknowledgement from the judges is a testament to the unique value Epicor ERP 10 brings to market with its collaborative capabilities that inspire business agility and enriched customer experience. With the freedom to choose to deploy in the cloud, on-premise, or a combination of both, Epicor ERP also provides the ultimate flexibility to drive growth and opportunity throughout an organization."
The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide -- public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small -- are eligible to submit nominations. The 2014 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories. Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.
"We congratulate all of the Stevie winners in this year's IBAs," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "The quality of entries we receive improves every year. This year's judges were rewarded with the opportunity to review more than 3,500 stories of business achievement and innovation from around the world. We look forward to celebrating the winners' achievements in Paris on 10 October."
Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service. The sixth program, the German Stevie Awards, opens for entries on 18 August. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering inspired business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With over 40 years of experience serving small, midmarket and larger enterprises, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), retail management software, supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM) enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. With a history of innovation, industry expertise and passion for excellence, Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company's headquarters are located in Austin, Texas, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.
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