CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwire - Jul 5, 2012) - Datalliance, the world's largest provider of VMI (Vendor Managed Inventory) services, today announced the opening of their European Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. The new headquarters will be located in the Glocal Solutions EU-HQ office building in the premier business park located just five minutes from the Brussels International Airport. Establishment of a European operation will support the continued growth of Datalliance internationally. Datalliance has experienced a 26% growth rate per year over the past seven years and today supports over 14,000 customer sites, 14 million SKU's, and $11 billion in VMI transactions.
"The opening of our European headquarters is an important milestone in the growth of Datalliance," stated Carl Hall, CEO & President. "We have been preparing for this for well over a year by building our Customer Care capabilities and adding the resources needed to be successful in Europe. Our work with the European headquartered operations of our existing U.S. customers to expand their VMI programs in Europe has been the driving force to solidify our European footprint. As the VMI leader in North America, we have built the infrastructure to be the leader in Europe as well."
Datalliance is already being used by manufacturers to provide VMI services for both industrial and consumer products in 15 countries within Europe. Overall, Datalliance is being used by manufacturers to manage thousands of inventory locations in 41 countries worldwide, including hundreds of locations in South America, Asia, and Australia in addition to North America and Europe. Datalliance Customer Care supports multiple languages including English, French, German, Russian, Spanish and Bulgarian.
Datalliance is a leading provider of collaborative commerce services, and the world's largest independent VMI service provider. Delivered via the Internet using the 'Software as a Service' (SaaS) model, Datalliance solutions make it easy for suppliers and their customers to establish sales and inventory management relationships that fully align business objectives, improve collaboration, and streamline supply chain operations. Datalliance manages billions of dollars in orders, millions of SKUs, and thousands of locations for leading Fortune 1000 companies in a number of industries. For more information about Datalliance, visit www.datalliance.com.