Pernod Ricard Selects Orchestra Networks' Master Data Management Software
PARIS, France - July 11th, 2013 - Orchestra Networks, a leading multidomain Master and Reference Data Management (MDM / RDM) solution provider, today announced that Pernod Ricard, the world's co-leader in wines and spirits, has selected its EBX5 software to support various MDM projects across the company.
Orchestra Networks' EBX5 MDM software is an end-to-end, model-driven flexible solution. Business users, data stewards and IT experts have the ability to collaborate on one single, unified platform and take advantage of MDM content and every feature, including: data modeling, integrated data quality, hierarchy management, governance workflow or sophisticated version control capabilities. The product's simplified business user experience puts companies on the fast track to achieving the strategic goal of managing and governing their most important asset: data.
"The multidomain approach and the flexibility of EBX5 MDM Software will facilitate the master data governance in a decentralized company such as Pernod Ricard" said Jean Chavinier, Group CIO.
"We are proud to be working with such a prestigious group as Pernod Ricard", said Christophe Barriolade, President & CEO of Orchestra Networks. "Pernod Ricard's decision to implement our solution proves that Master Data Management has now become a strategic choice for companies across the world as they look to remain agile and competitive in today's global economy."
Further information on customers using EBX5 is available from Orchestra Networks at www.orchestranetworks.com.
About Pernod Ricard
Pernod Ricard is the world's co-leader in wines and spirits with consolidated sales of € 8,215 million in 2011/12. Created in 1975 by the merger of Ricard and Pernod, the Group has undergone sustained development, based on both organic growth and acquisitions: Seagram (2001), Allied Domecq (2005) and Vin & Sprit (2008). Pernod Ricard holds one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector: ABSOLUT Vodka, Ricard pastis, Ballantine's, Chivas Regal, Royal Salute and The Glenlivet Scotch whiskies, Jameson Irish whiskey, Martell cognac, Havana Club rum, Beefeater gin, Kahlúa and Malibu liqueurs, Mumm and Perrier-Jouët champagnes, as well Jacob's Creek, Brancott Estate (formerly Montana), Campo Viejo and Graffigna wines. Pernod Ricard employs a workforce of nearly 18 800 people and operates through a decentralised organisation, with 6 "Brand Companies" and 75 "Market Companies" established in each key market. Pernod Ricard is strongly committed to a sustainable development policy and encourages responsible consumption. Pernod Ricard's strategy and ambition are based on 3 key values that guide its expansion: entrepreneurial spirit, mutual trust and a strong sense of ethics. Pernod Ricard is listed on the NYSE Euronext exchange (Ticker: RI; ISIN code: FR0000120693) and is a member of the CAC 40 index.
About Orchestra Networks
Orchestra Networks, a pure-play, independent MDM software provider, was founded in 2000. With operations in North America and EMEA, Orchestra Networks has successfully addressed the MDM needs of their Global 1000 customers in multiple industries, including: Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail, Consumer Goods, Technology, Pharmaceuticals, Public Utilities and Global Logistics.