SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — March 17, 2015 — QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) (NASDAQ:QADB), a leading provider of enterprise software and services designed for global manufacturing companies, today announced that Consumer Goods Technology magazine (CGT) readers have named QAD as the ERP Customer Satisfaction Leader in its annual Readers’ Choice survey. For the third consecutive year QAD has earned a spot on the Top Providers list.
The ERP Customer Satisfaction Leader identifies the one company that received the highest average user experience rating in the respective category. The survey respondents are 185 executives who work for consumer goods companies of all sizes. More than half of the companies represented reported more than $1 billion in annual revenue.
“QAD is proud to once again be named as the ERP Customer Satisfaction Leader by the knowledgeable readers of Consumer Goods Technology magazine,” said Pam Lopker, QAD President. “Our vision is to assist each QAD customer to become an Effective Enterprise, where every business process is running at peak efficiency and perfectly aligned to their strategic goals. The CGT Readers’ Choice survey confirms that our attention on QAD users’ success is well placed.”
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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 35 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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