Dortmund, 07 June 2018 – Leica Camera AG, the internationally renowned premium manufacturer of cameras and sports optics products, is now automating processes with solutions from OpusCapita. OpusCapita's specialists boost procurement efficiency at Leica with e-procurement solutions. In addition, OpusCapita’s Dortmund software experts establish eCatalog solutions and support content management.
"With OpusCapita, we have found the right partner. The quality and scalability of the solutions convinced us just as much as the usability. In the end, the decisive factor was the comprehensive advice and the strategic view of the future demands of digitalization, which OpusCapita has pointed out", states Ulrich Weigel, Divisional Manager Purchasing at Leica Camera AG.
With its "Procurement Manager" and "Budget Manager" solutions including budget planners, OpusCapita ensures efficient processes with a high degree of automation in procurement. The catalogs for C-Materials and Services have been extended with solutions such as "Online Product Catalog Enterprise" and "Smart Forms" and can thus be used efficiently. Services were also integrated by means of "Smart Forms". Also, the content management is now handled by OpusCapita’s team. The project is focused on long-term cooperation. The launch took place in Germany, a future rollout at the second production site of Leica Camera AG in Portugal is planned.
"We’re glad about the good cooperation. In addition to the demanding task, we are especially interested in and honored by using our know-how for the product legends of a manufacturer with such a worldwide and renowned reputation", says Marco Schulten, Managing Director DACH Region at OpusCapita.
About Leica Camera
Leica Camera AG is an internationally operating, premium-segment manufacturer of cameras and sport optics products. The legendary status of the Leica brand is founded on a long tradition of excellence in the construction of lenses. And today, in combination with innovative technologies, Leica products continue to guarantee better pictures in all situations in the worlds of visualisation and perception. Leica Camera AG has its headquarters in Wetzlar, in the state of Hesse in Germany, and a second production site in Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal. The company operates branch offices in Australia, China, France, Italy, Japan, Switzerland, Singapore, South Korea, UK and the USA. New and innovative products have been the driving force behind the company’s positive development in recent years. More information: www.leica-camera.com
OpusCapita enables organizations to sell, buy and pay quickly and securely, with a real-time view of their business. Over 3,000 customers in over 100 countries use our source-to-pay, cash management and product information management solutions to connect, transact and grow. OpusCapita processes over 220 million electronic transactions annually on its Business Network, which includes almost 1 million organizations and over 11,000 financial institutions worldwide.