Metsä Group to renew its ERP solution
Metsä Group press release 26 March 2021
Metsä Group will be renewing its ERP solution in 2021–2025. The large-scale EUR 150 million project aims to harmonise the Group’s current ERP solutions with a unified modern solution. It supports management of the Group as a one company with unified processes.
“The change is significant both for the system and for the way we operate. The renewal will increase efficiency across all business areas and improve management of the Group as a unified company. One harmonized ERP solution and common data make Metsä Group's processes more efficient and support us in serving our customers better”, says Tapio Nuutinen, SVP, CIO of Metsä Group.
Infosys has been selected as the ERP solution supplier in the first phase. The principal technology provider is SAP.
For further information, please contact:
Juha Laine, Senior Vice President, Communications, Metsä Group, tel. +358 10 465 4541
Tapio Nuutinen, Senior Vice President, CIO, Metsä Group, tel. +358 40 730 6498
Metsä Group leads the way in the bioeconomy. We invest in growth, developing bioproducts and a fossil free future. The raw material for our products is renewable wood from sustainably managed northern forests. We focus on the growth sectors of the forest industry: wood supply and forest services, wood products, pulp, fresh fibre paperboards, and tissue and greaseproof papers.
Metsä Group’s annual sales is approximately EUR 5.5 billion, and we have around 9,200 employees in 30 countries. Our international Group has its roots in the Finnish forest: our parent company is Metsäliitto Cooperative owned by 100,000 forest owners.