RISHON LETZION, Israel, Dec. 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. ("BOS") (Nasdaq:BOSC) today announced the successful implementation and delivery of a logistics management system for IKEA Israel's two stores and warehouse.
The BOS solution provides IKEA with an optimized data collection process for conducting inventory stock taking, receiving goods from suppliers, transferring inventory between stores, replacing out-of-stock items, and a variety of IKEA's other fulfillment needs. BOS designed its system to interface with IKEA's worldwide Navision ERP system.
The logistics management solution implemented by BOS utilizes the proprietary BOS ID software platform used to assemble applications for identification management, as well as Intermec's CK3 mobile terminals.BOS generated approximately $100,000 in revenues from this project. "With the implementation of the BOS logistics management solution, IKEA is gaining greater visibility into our stock management at both stores and the warehouse," said Einar Capon, Chief Technology Officer of IKEA Israel. "We expect that this will bring a number of customer service improvements, as well as have a positive impact on our bottom line." "We are pleased to have been selected by IKEA to implement this important logistics optimization project, which we designed in accordance with IKEA's worldwide standards," said Yuval Viner, CEO of BOS. "This points to the flexibility of our BOS ID platform, which is being utilized in a wide cross-section of industries, for logistics, warehouse management, production line, and supply chain applications." About BOS B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. (Nasdaq:BOSC) is a leading provider of RFID and Supply Chain solutions to global enterprises. BOS' RFID and supply chain offerings are helping over 2,000 customers worldwide improve the efficiency of enterprise logistics and organizational monitoring and control. BOS' RFID and mobile division offers both turnkey integration services as well as stand-alone products, including best-of-breed RFID and AIDC hardware and communications equipment, BOS middleware, and industry-specific software applications. The company's supply chain divisions provide RFID and electronic components consolidation services to the aerospace, defense, medical, telecommunications industries as well as to enterprise customers worldwide.