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Radio Flyer Speeds Growth With Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.0

Rapid Implementation Helps Midsize Manufacturer Streamline Business Processes With Modern Business Platform

BROOMFIELD, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/13 -- ORACLE'S JD EDWARDS SUMMIT 2013 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

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  • Radio Flyer, the leading wagon and trike maker, is reducing costs, driving innovation and improving visibility into strategic business processes with Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.0 and Oracle's Demantra Demand Management.
  • As the manufacturer of the iconic red wagon neared its 95th anniversary, Radio Flyer decided it needed to standardize global operations on a single, modern platform to support business expansion and optimize the customer experience.
  • With Terillium, a Platinum level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), Radio Flyer conducted a rapid implementation of Oracle Applications through the Oracle Accelerate for Midsize Companies program, enabling an on-time and on-budget deployment across supply chain, finance, operations, sales and product development.
  • Oracle Accelerate is Oracle's approach for providing simple-to-deploy, packaged, enterprise-class software solutions to growing midsize organizations through its network of expert partners.
  • With Oracle JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and Oracle's Demantra Demand Management, Radio Flyer has extended visibility into its supply chain, reduced inventory levels and enhanced customer service.
  • Leveraging best-of-breed operations and sales forecasting from Oracle's Demantra Demand Management, Radio Flyer reduced inventory by five percent while delivering the highest levels of customer service.
  • By automating complex financial operations with Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Financials, Radio Flyer has increased visibility into its financial processes, enabling it to improve reporting accuracy while driving efficiencies.
  • In addition, Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne helped Radio Flyer to enhance the customer experience and create new revenue opportunities by tightly integrating the company's customer-facing website with its financial and value chain operations.

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  • "To continue our 95+ year tradition of delighting our customers with toys that spark their imagination, Radio Flyer needed to transform the way we manage our business operations with proven, modern technology," said Tom Cesario, CIO, Radio Flyer. "With Oracle's JD Edwards EnterpriseOne, we have a single source of business data and access to real-time order information. The comprehensive and integrated suite of applications enables us to grow our business while upholding the highest levels of customer satisfaction."

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About Oracle Accelerate
Oracle Accelerate provides simple to deploy, packaged, enterprise-class software solutions to growing midsize organizations through Oracle's network of expert partners. Created by Oracle's expert partners, Oracle Accelerate solutions are simple to deploy, industry-specific packaged solutions, designed for fast time to benefit, which means getting the right solution in place quickly, inexpensively and with a controlled scope and predictable returns. The best Oracle Accelerate Solutions are based on Oracle Business Accelerators, which are powerful, cloud-based rapid implementation tools developed and maintained by Oracle to get you up and running on a wide range of Oracle Applications, both quickly and reliably. Oracle has more than 290,000 midsize customers who buy Oracle to grow. To find out more, visit www.oracle.com/accelerate.

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