Brunel Chimie Dérivés Chooses DynaSys to Improve its Forecasting

$DynaSys, a leading provider of demand and supply chain planning solutions, today announced that Brunel Chimie Dérivés has selected the DynaSys Demand Planning solution to improve its forecasting. DynaSys is a division of QAD Inc. (Nasdaq:QADA) (Nasdaq:QADB).

Brunel Chimie Dérivés is a French market leader in home care products. It sells a number of well-known brands including Starwax, Starwax The Fabulous, Kapo, Sinto and Dylon through specialized distribution channels including drug stores, specialty retailers and garden centers. After investigating a number of demand and supply chain planning solution providers, Brunel Chimie Dérivés chose DynaSys Demand Planning to improve its forecasting process and increase collaboration between all stakeholders involved in the process. The DynaSys solution also will help Brunel Chimie Dérivés streamline its response to fluctuations in demand while providing management with an aggregated and detailed view of market needs.

Brunel selected DynaSys Demand Planning for the following reasons:

· DynaSys Demand Planning is a comprehensive solution that includes advanced features for managing a collaborative forecasting process.

· The solution’s intuitive user interface will enable users to quickly become proficient.

· The DynaSys solution’s positive reputation and the expertise of the DynaSys team.

· The DynaSys Ready To Plan (RTP) solution will allow Brunel to quickly implement the demand planning solution.

· The flexibility and agility of the DynaSys solution will allow Brunel to adapt to changing business needs.

“We are particularly proud that Brunel selected DynaSys,” said DynaSys President Ariel Weil. “Again, the flexibility and the durability of our solutions and the expertise of our consultants made the difference. Today, with our Ready To Plan solution, we are able to quickly implement DynaSys solutions and better respond to our customers' needs.”

About Brunel

With over 70 years of experience, the Brunel Group is a leader in home care products sold through specialized distribution channels: GSB, Gardening, drug stores. Brunel offers well-known brands such as Starwax, Starwax The Fabulous, Kapo, Sinto and Dylon, which are distributed throughout France and in over 30 countries.

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About DynaSys – Effective Enterprise Demand and Supply Chain Planning

DynaSys, a division of QAD Inc., (Nasdaq: QADA) (Nasdaq: QADB), provides Demand and Supply Chain Planning solutions. With 30 years of experience, DynaSys provides an integrated and collaborative planning solution that allows businesses to optimize their supply chains, including sales and operations planning, demand planning, network and inventory and business resources optimizations. DynaSys software enables customers and partners in the food and beverage, consumer packaged goods, life sciences, apparel, luxury, high tech, automotive, distribution and retail verticals to meet their goals of better managing Demand and Supply Chain Planning, and becoming more Effective Enterprises.

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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 in the cloud, on-premise 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. For more information about QAD, call +1 805-566-6000, visit

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