Worthington Industries Sees Immediate Return on ERP Upgrade Investment

Worthington Industries Sees Immediate Return on ERP Upgrade Investment

Worthington Industries is a global, diversified, metals manufacturing company that upgraded to JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and saw an immediate return on investment

The Client

For more than 60 years, Worthington Industries has been North American’s premier, value-added steel processor, providing customers with wide ranging capabilities, products and services for a variety of markets including automotive, construction and agriculture. Worthington Industries wanted to upgrade to the latest version of JD Edwards EnterpriseOne in order to establish a modern enterprise resource planning environment.

The Challenge

Terillium led the upgrade, providing best practices and expertise to ensure quality deliverables. The Terillium team worked to:

  • Incorporate value added functionality
  • Eliminate unnecessary modifications
  • Improve business processes

Our Solution

Terillium delivered the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne upgrade providing the following benefits to Worthington Industries:

  • Migration or elimination of thousands of customizations
  • New online inquiry capabilities
  • New user friendly interface
  • Simplified process for adding newly acquired entities
  • Greater visibility into the company’s support chain
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Our JD Edwards EnterpriseOne upgrade has been one of our most successful projects ever. With the new applications and Terillium’s guidance, we have positioned ourselves for growth, and will see an immediate return on our ERP investment.
Girish
Project Manager at Worthington Industries
Greater VisibilityWorthington Industries' upgraded EnterpriseOne system provides better visibility into business processes
User FriendlyThe JD Edwards EnterpriseOne interface is more user friendly, making it easier for employees to learn and use
Streamlined FunctionalityWorthington Industries used a legacy system before upgrading that had thousands of customizations. Most were migrated or eliminated entirely following the upgrade to EnterpriseOne
IndustryManufacturing, Automotive, Construction, Agriculture
ProductsJD Edwards EnterpriseOne: Financial Management, Sales Order Management, Inventory Management, Manufacturing Management, Procurement, Requirements Planning, Quality Management; Oracle User Productivity Kit (UPK)

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