Komori America Upgrades to Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 to

Komori America Upgrades to Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 to Support
Company's Offset Printing Technology Growth 
Latest Release of Oracle E-Business Suite Helps Midsize Manufacturer
Support Strong Growth and Simplify Supply Chain and Financial
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/22/13 --  Oracle (NASDAQ:
News Facts 

--  To help standardize business processes and improve bottom line results
    across its operations, Komori America, the North American operations
    of Komori Corporation, one of the world's largest printing press
    manufacturers, has upgraded to the Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 to
    help manage its financials, procurement, supply chain, projects, some
    customer relationship management capabilities such as call center
    operations, and time and labor.
--  Faced with managing a growing spare parts depot, field service, sales
    and marketing business and wishing to conduct more complex financial
    processes, Komori America decided to upgrade to the Oracle E-Business
    Suite 12.1 to help support its strong growth and to centralize supply
    chain and financial information and minimize system customizations.
--  With Oracle E-Business Suite Supply Chain Management, including Oracle
    Warehouse Management, Oracle Order Management and Oracle Advanced
    Pricing, Komori America has been able to simplify press installation
    and maintenance for its customers, field technicians and salespeople
    by automating the fulfillment of spare part orders and managing
    complex pricing lists.
--  Further improving its supply chain responsiveness, Komori is
    leveraging Oracle Field Service to quickly and cost-effectively
    dispatch field technicians to complete repairs and to track service
    performance for customers.
--  New functionality in Oracle E-Business Suite Financials, including
    Oracle General Ledger, Oracle Payables, and Oracle Receivables, has
    helped Komori automate financial reporting, reduce enterprise
    compliance risks and easily review accounting processes
--  Specifically, Subledger Accounting was a new feature in Oracle
    E-Business Suite 12.1 that Komori America's finance team leveraged for
    rules-based accounting to breakout specific revenue cost ratios, which
    has helped Komori save time and money.
--  In addition, Komori is using Oracle Projects, part of the Oracle
    E-Business Suite, to help ensure projects stay on schedule and within

Supporting Quote 

--  "To support our continued growth, we needed a modern and integrated
    platform that would help us streamline and simplify business
    processes, but also enable us to conduct more complex financial
    processes and analysis," said Andy Katz, Director of IT, Komori
    America. "The Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 has really delivered for us
    as it has enabled us to transform the way we manage and process
    financial and supply chain information. By centralizing information
    and increasing efficiencies, Oracle E-Business Suite has ultimately
    enabled us to save time and money."

Supporting Resources 

--  Oracle Applications
--  Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1
--  Oracle E-Business Suite Supply Chain Management
--  Oracle E-Business Suite Financials
--  Oracle Order Management
--  Oracle Advanced Pricing
--  Oracle Field Service
--  Oracle Projects
--  Oracle for Midsize Companies
--  About Komori America
--  Podcast: Start the Presses: Komori America Upgrades

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