Infor recently announced that French manufacturer of material handling, personnel elevation and earth moving equipment and services Manitou Group has implemented a program to transform its information system based on the Infor M3 Equipment solution to their factories, logistics centers and distribution subsidiaries. Manitou Group has more than 4,600 employees, 11 production centers and 8 logistics centers around the world. Per the press release, Manitou chose the Infor M3 Equipment enterprise software solution for equipment manufacturing and distribution industries. The company’s long-term goal is to harmonize the disparate systems used at its international subsidiaries by equipping them all with the Infor M3 Equipment solution. This objective will allow new innovative services to its dealers and subsidiaries, who face changing machine usage and increasingly specific end-customer requirements.