Window Manufacturer will use BuyDesign to Streamline Quoting and Ordering for
National Window Wood, Clad, and Vinyl Product Lines
October 24 - Columbus, Ohio. TDCI Inc, a leading enterprise solution
provider, today announced that National Woodworks Inc., manufacturer of
National Windows, has selected TDCI's BuyDesign® software to streamline
quoting and ordering processes for the company's wood, clad, and vinyl window
product lines. BuyDesign is a comprehensive sales and configuration software
solution developed to help companies increase sales and improve profitability
by becoming 'easy to do business with' while reducing order processing time,
cost, and errors. BuyDesign is already in use by leading window and door
manufacturers such as Atrium Windows, CertainTeed, Kolbe & Kolbe Millworks,
Therma-Tru Doors, and others.
National Woodwork will implement the BuyDesign Configurator integrated with
the company's new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system SyteLine 7 from
Infor. They will also deploy the web-based BuyDesign Channel Sales solution
to provide self-service product configuration, quoting, and ordering for
distributors and sales people. BuyDesign will guide sales people through
selection of features, options, and dimensions for all National Windows
product lines. Business rules built into the models will ensure valid
product configurations while automating complex tasks such as grill bar
alignment for mulled units.
"We selected BuyDesign because it is proven in the window and door industry,
and because the people at TDCI really understand the business," said F.
Wallace (Wally) Bromberg Jr., National Woodwork President and CEO.
"BuyDesign's robust product configurator will enable us to make quoting and
ordering our products faster and easier, while ensuring accuracy. We plan to
make BuyDesign available to our distributors as well our own sales people."
About National Woodworking Inc. and National Windows
Based in Birmingham, Alabama, National Woodworking manufactures and sells
several lines of new construction and replacement windows under the National
Windows brand name. National Windows are very popular with both builders and
homeowners because of their quality construction, and because of their wide
range of available options in terms of size, shape, glazing, and grill bars.
National Windows distributors are located throughout much of the Southeast
United States. Learn more at natwin.com.
TDCI is an enterprise solution provider that specializes in helping
manufacturers and their distributors streamline the selling process for
customized products. TDCI's BuyDesign® software is a comprehensive sales and
configuration solution developed to help companies increase sales and improve
profitability by becoming 'easy to do business with' while reducing order
processing time, cost, and errors. BuyDesign supports the entire
'interest-to-order' cycle with modular components for guided product
selection and configuration, product visualization, quoting and ordering,
drawing generation, and status inquiry. BuyDesign also includes applications
for web-based interest generation and for product specification from within
popular design products such as AutoCAD and others. For more information
about TDCI and BuyDesign, visit www.tdci.com.
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