The Swedish family business OPV In-Store Promotion, located on Öland, has signed a partnership agreement with the world leader in product data management, 1WorldSync, based in Germany and the United States.
Färjestaden , Öland SWE (June 17, 2014)
The agreement implies that OPV In-Store Promotion, the leader in image and product information management in Sweden, and 1WorldSync, the world leader for product information and data pool solutions certified for the GS1 Global Data Standardization Network™ (GDSN®), combine their services and know-how for the Swedish market.
Customer Benefits “It is with great pride we present our new partner. Together with 1WorldSync we now can offer the Swedish market a complete system for quality assurance, storage and distribution of product data and images according to the GS1 standard. This is something we are very excited about”, says Johan Danielsson, CEO at OPV, and concludes: “The advantage for suppliers and retailers in the Swedish market is that they now have access to a global system which is at the forefront of development and competence and can benefit from 1WorldSync´s global expertise in product information management.”
OPV Industry Leader in Sweden “1WorldSync opted OPV for their advanced product data management and capture capabilities as well as its dedicated expertise in the Swedish market especially regarding the needs of retailers and manufacturers,” says Klaus Schmid, Executive Vice-President and Managing Director Europe at 1WorldSync. OPV is the industry leader in the Swedish market and are specialized in images and article information, including everything from photography and image editing to media systems and web applications. The customers – suppliers, retailers and industry associations – are mainly in the retail trade, but also in the pharmaceutical and cosmetic sector.
Complete Offer OPV and 1WorldSync will jointly offer the manufacturers of goods and retailers a complete system for validating, handling, storage and distribution of item data and images according to GS1 Standards. “We expect the partnership with OPV to strengthen our position in the Swedish market, allowing for both domestic and global customers to synchronize their product information with Swedish and international trading partners via the GS1 GDSN”, says Klaus Schmid.
OPV In-Store Promtion AB is an IT company located in Färjestaden on Öland. Since 1992, OPV have developed products and services to Swedish and Northern European manufacturers, retailers and trade organizations in the retail trade. The company has ten employees focused on product and service development. By working closely with the manufacturers and retailers, OPV can provide a complete system for effective management of product images and related product information in all contexts. Read more: http://www.opv.se