;
Home / Knowledge / News / Information Technology / Birst BI tool improves production quality of True Textiles
Birst BI tool improves production quality of True Textiles
09
Oct '12
Birst Inc., the leading provider of agile business analytics, today announced that True Textiles has deployed Birst’s affordable analytics solution to replace its existing, on-premise application. With information and analysis provided by Birst, True Textiles is gaining additional insight into its sales results and improving production quality, time, and efficiency.

After nearly a decade of use, True Textiles, the world’s leading manufacturer of proprietary and open-line commercial textiles, has replaced its existing, on-premise analytics application with Birst’s enterprise-class, business intelligence (BI) solution. While the on-premise solution helped to combine the organization’s disparate data sources, it was difficult to use, had limited functionality, and its costly licensing model made expansion of the deployment prohibitively expensive.

“In our search for a new business intelligence solution, we considered a number of options, including PivotLink and QlikView, and discovered that Birst offered the most extensive and complete functionality, at the lowest cost,” said Rick Cowan, CIO, True Textiles. “Birst’s affordability is making it possible for us to deploy advanced analytics wherever they’re needed so that our users can gain immediate business insight that leads to more informed, faster decisions.”
 
Using Birst, True Textiles is gaining a greater understanding of its sales results through analysis of sales trends and snapshots of sales performance week-over-week and year-over-year. Customer service metrics regarding order history, on-time performance, and order delays are helping the organization to further enhance customer satisfaction, as is an ongoing rollout of Birst for the iPad that is providing sales representatives with access to sales and order information while on the road and in customer meetings.
 
Leveraging information and analysis provided by Birst, True Textiles is also improving product management. With access to sales, order, and inventory analytics employees are spending significantly less time managing products throughout their life cycles. Other Birst reports are allowing True Textiles to improve production quality, time, and efficiency by identifying products, machines, and work orders associated with flawed materials. Additionally, Birst’s tracking of production output is enabling the organization to quickly gauge the effectiveness of new production practices.
 
“Birst is combining affordability with easily accessible, agile business analytics that quickly answer questions as they arise,” said Brad Peters, CEO of Birst. “It’s those answers that enable organizations to better understand their business—and take decisive action to improve results.” 

Birst Inc


Must ReadView All

Bangladesh jute industry at risk due to old technology

Textiles | On 18th Dec 2018

Bangladesh jute industry at risk due to old technology

Bangladesh’s jute industry is losing productivity and competitiveness ...

Cotton trading pace slows down in Brazilian market

Textiles | On 18th Dec 2018

Cotton trading pace slows down in Brazilian market

With the low quality of the batches available in the Brazilian market ...

Courtesy: Destination Maternity

Apparel/Garments | On 18th Dec 2018

Destination Maternity reports sales of $92.8 mn in Q3

Destination Maternity Corporation, the world’s leading maternity...

Interviews View All

Sunil Kumar Sharma, Loknayak JPNSSSG Ltd

Sunil Kumar Sharma
Loknayak JPNSSSG Ltd

'The blend of cotton–linen yarn has high demand in the domestic and...

Top executives, Textile industry, India

Top executives
Textile industry, India

Such fairs are a must for industry to showcase new innovations

Rashi Menda, Zapyle

Rashi Menda
Zapyle

Every fifth sale we make on Zapyle is a repeat purchase

Cem Erdogrul,

Cem Erdogrul

Turkey-based Temsan Air Engineering is one of the leading manufacturers of ...

Abhishek Dhanuka,

Abhishek Dhanuka

Vyom International Pvt Ltd, established in 2002, is one of Surat's leading ...

Umang Banthia,

Umang Banthia

Established in 2005, SL Banthia Textiles manufactures coated fabrics....

Mark Paterson, Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Dr. Rene Wollert, Freudenberg Nonwovens

Dr. Rene Wollert
Freudenberg Nonwovens

Dr. Rene Wollert discusses the current scenario of the global nonwovens...

Alfonso Marra, Klopman

Alfonso Marra
Klopman

It was in 1968 that Klopman introduced the concept of poly/cotton workwear ...

Nisha Chanda, Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Chandani Sahi, By Chandani

Chandani Sahi
By Chandani

By Chandani is a womenswear prêt couture brand with fusion silhouettes by...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao, Nayaab

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


December 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search