The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. chooses UXC Eclipse for retail expertise

UXC Eclipse LogoSeptember 24, 2013– The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc., a retail pharmacy chain based out of Montreal, Canada, has recently selected global Microsoft Dynamics partner UXC Eclipse Pty Ltd (UXC Eclipse) as their preferred provider of Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail. 

One of the most trusted names in Canadian pharmacy retailing, The Jean Coutu Group operates a network of over 400 franchised stores located in the eastern region of Canada. The company offers high quality products for health, hygiene and beauty, in a friendly and efficient environment.

After considerable growth in the market, The Jean Coutu Group recognised the need for a single, scalable solution with omni-channel retail management capabilities – in-store, online and mobile. Furthermore, The Jean Coutu Group wanted a robust, multi-language solution that could grow with their fast-moving business.

UXC Eclipse demonstrated that Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail was the best solution to suit the retailer’s needs.  The combination of Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail’s out-of-the-box functionality and integration capabilities, teamed with UXC Eclipse’s expertise in the industry was a clear choice for the leading retailer.

UXC Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market. A global Gold Certified Microsoft Dynamics Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) partner, UXC Eclipse was able to offer The Jean Coutu Group an international team of Microsoft Dynamics AX consultants and industry experts as well as deep retail industry implementation experience. 

“We have chosen UXC Eclipse as our retail partner because we truly felt they understood our business’s needs.  With an excellent track record in the retail industry we are confident in their ability to deliver,” said Alain Boudreault, Vice-President and Chief Information Officer, The Jean Coutu Group (PJC), Inc.

Dave Weiner, Chief Executive Officer – North America, UXC Eclipse, said “We are proud to be partnering with The Jean Coutu Group in delivering their new Retail solution. As our team has serviced some of the very first and most successful customers on Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail, we are confident that our proven implementation methodologies and focus on quality will result in new business efficiencies for The Jean Coutu Group – now and in the future.”

With 14 international offices across Canada, the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Fiji, UXC Eclipse is part of the elite 2013 Inner Circle for Microsoft Dynamics and recently won the 2013 Microsoft Dynamics Reseller of the Year for Canada. UXC Eclipse currently supports some 1,300 customers from a team of 400 professionals.

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 About The Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc
The Jean Coutu Group is one of the most trusted names in Canadian pharmacy retailing. The Corporation operates a network of 407 franchised stores located in the provinces of Québec, New Brunswick and Ontario under the banners of PJC Jean Coutu, PJC Clinique, PJC Santé and PJC Santé Beauté, which employs more than 19,000 people. Furthermore, the Jean Coutu Group owns Pro Doc Ltd (“Pro Doc”), a Québec-based subsidiary and manufacturer of generic drugs.

About UXC Eclipse
UXC Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market.

Established in 1991, UXC Eclipse’s success has been built by providing the highest levels of service and offering a choice of solutions from leading software vendors.  UXC Eclipse also delivers industry-specific (vertical) solutions on the Microsoft platform to meet ERP and CRM requirements.
 
UXC Eclipse’s service offerings include applications business consulting & project management, applications development, corporate performance management and business process management.
 
With a team of over 400 people across 14 international offices (Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Canada and then United States), UXC Eclipse is committed to supporting over 1,300 customers.   

For more information, visit our website at http://www.uxceclipse.com.

UXC Eclipse appoints Recognition PR as public relations agency

UXC Eclipse LogoSeptember 10, 2013UXC Eclipse, the largest Microsoft Dynamics partner in the Asia Pacific region, has appointed Recognition PR to provide ongoing public relations activities in Australia and New Zealand.

UXC Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the enterprise and mid-market. Its service offerings include applications business consulting and project management, applications development, corporate performance management and business process management.

Madeleine Murphy, marketing director, UXC Eclipse said: “UXC Eclipse will be working with Recognition PR to further increase the company’s profile in Australia and New Zealand as the leading Microsoft Dynamics partner of choice for ERP and CRM globally. We have worked with Recognition PR previously and recently again on a series of projects. Given the team’s understanding of the technology sector, our business, culture and way of working, engaging them on an ongoing basis was an obvious choice.”

Elizabeth Marchant, director, Recognition PR said: “It’s great to be working with UXC Eclipse again as the company has lots of interesting technology and business stories to tell.”

Recognition is an Australian-owned IT and corporate specialist public relations firm with more than 27 years’ experience. Recognition’s clients include BAE Systems Detica, Red Hat, Pitney Bowes Software, PageUp People and RSM Bird Cameron.

UXC Eclipse expands its footprint in North America through acquisition of Cole Systems

UXC Eclipse LogoSydney, 17 December 2012 – Eclipse Intelligent Solutions (USA) Inc., the USA entity of UXC Eclipse today announces it is expanding its footprint in North America through the acquisition of Cole Systems. UXC Eclipse is a wholly owned subsidiary of UXC Limited.

Cole Systems is one of Microsoft’s most respected Dynamics Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) partners in the USA. The company works with a broad range of medium to large companies. Based in New York, Cole Systems has annual revenues of around USD$10m.

Access to the global skills, infrastructure and financial support of UXC will add significantly to Cole Systems in this high growth market of the US and Canada.

Cris Nicolli, UXC Managing Director said “UXC Eclipse already has a leading position in the ANZ market and sees significant growth potential in North America. The addition of Cole Systems’ portfolio will expand the North American operations and improve the company’s position as one of the largest Microsoft Dynamics partners globally.”

UXC Eclipse is a Gold Partner for Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM and the leading Microsoft Dynamics partner in Australasia. By joining forces with Cole Systems, UXC Eclipse will be able to further expand its ERP leadership.

UXC Eclipse provides intelligent business solutions and is leading member of the Microsoft Certified Partner Network.

The company was established in 1991 in Australia and became a part of UXC Limited in 2002. Australian-owned, the company has had solid growth since its inception and now employs 400 people.

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ABOUT UXC ECLIPSE
UXC Eclipse is a leading provider of intelligent business solutions to the mid-market.

Established in 1991, our success has been built by providing the highest levels of service and offering a choice of solutions from leading software vendors. We also deliver industry-specific (vertical) solutions on the Microsoft platform to meet ERP and CRM requirements.

Our service offerings include applications business consulting & project management, applications development, corporate performance management and business process management.

With a team of over 400 people, we are committed to supporting over 1200 customers.

ABOUT UXC LIMITED
UXC Limited is an ASX listed Australian business solutions company, and the largest Australian owned ICT consultancy firm. UXC services medium to large entities in the private and public sectors across Australia and New Zealand.

UXC provides ICT Solutions in Consulting, Business Applications and Infrastructure that support our customers to design, implement & enhance, and operate & manage their ICT requirements.

UXC strives to be the leading Australasian IT Services and Solutions Company, delivering value, innovation and responsive business outcomes with excellent people.