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QAD and TSnT Deploy Enterprise-wide Information Management System at Chengdu Huachuan Electric Parts Company

ERP Solution Delivers Improved Operational Performance for Chinese Automotive Supplier

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — June 24, 2014 — QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) (NASDAQ:QADB), a leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions and services for global manufacturers, today announced that in a collaboration with implementation service provider TSnT, automotive supplier Chengdu Huachuan Electric Parts Company (CHCD) successfully deployed an enterprise-wide information management system.

Chengdu Huachuan Electric Parts Co., Ltd. is a subsidiary of the China Changan Automobile Group (CCAG). Its automotive product line includes generators, motors, driver assistance system (HCDAS) and motors designed for hybrid vehicles. CHCD has received the prestigious "National Enterprise Technology Center," "National High-Tech Enterprise" and other honors including Ford Q1 Certification, which qualifies CHCD for admittance to the global procurement system of Ford Motor Company.

"We believe that leading edge solutions in both technical and management methodologies are essential for a modern enterprise to be successful in the marketplace," said CHCD General Manager Mr. Geng Huixiong. "The implementation of this QAD ERP solution helps CHCD to maintain its leadership in the domestic automotive electric parts sector. It has motivated employees to embrace new, enlightened management practices to usher in a new era for CHCD."

CHCD undertook an exhaustive and comprehensive evaluation of the ERP solutions before choosing QAD as its solution of choice. It based its decision on the robust functionalities that met their unique needs and QAD’s extensive experience in working with global manufacturers.

"The QAD Enterprise ERP solution offers an opportunity for CHCD to entirely transition its management system to a new set of business processes which will introduce new efficiencies to the entire enterprise," said Mr. Zhang Chenhua, general manager of TSnT. "This deployment will help ensure that CHCD achieves its goal of maintaining leadership in the Chinese automotive supply chain."

About QAD – The Effective Enterprise

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ: QADA) (NASDAQ: QADB) is a leading provider of enterprise software and services designed for global manufacturing companies. For more than 30 years, QAD has provided global manufacturing companies with QAD Enterprise Applications, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system that supports operational requirements; including financials, manufacturing, demand and supply chain planning, customer management, business intelligence and business process management. QAD Enterprise Applications is offered in flexible deployment models as on-premise software, in the cloud with QAD Cloud ERP or in a blended environment. With QAD, customers and partners in the automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, industrial products and life sciences industries can better align daily operations with their strategic goals to meet their vision of becoming more Effective Enterprises.

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