System; Industry-Leading Inventory and Procurement
Software Streamlines Operations
|CLEVELAND – Aug. 9, 2004 – Agilysys, Inc., (NASDAQ:
AGYS) a leading provider of enterprise computer solutions and a leading
developer of hospitality software solutions, announced that The Breakers
Palm Beach, Inc. (The Breakers) in Palm Beach, FL has selected the Materials
Management System (MMS) from Agilysys to streamline operations and enhance
guest service at the 560-room luxury ocean-front resort property.
MMS, the industry’s leading procurement and inventory system, is a turnkey software solution with specific functionality geared to the hospitality industry. Its reliability, capacity for handling high-volume activities and incorporation of a full-function accounting backbone in an enterprise-wide paperless environment set the system apart from its competitors. MMS allows properties of all sizes to manage the entire procurement process via e-commerce from the point of hotel development to day-to-day operations.
The selection process was overseen by members of The Breakers team who appreciate the impact the new software will have on the hotel’s various operations. “We wanted a product that would grow with our business, and MMS provided a complete automated solution that increases data integrity and reduces manual processes, thereby boosting productivity and indirectly enhancing guest service,” said Barb Gerth, director of internal audit for the hotel.
“The MMS program offers the flexibility we need to effectively manage all aspects of our materials management process, and it also works well with our financial and point-of-sale systems,” said Rick Hawkins, director of materials management at The Breakers. “We were impressed with the support and guidance from Agilysys throughout the entire process – from development to implementation.”
“The MMS software will give The Breakers unprecedented planning and scheduling capabilities to manage operational costs,” stated Bill Lashley, senior vice president and general manager for Agilysys, Hospitality Solutions Group. “Through the incorporation of MMS, the property can expect to lower costs, increase its return on investment and streamline overall operations.”
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