De La Rue Cash Systems Selects Baxter Planning Systems

Baxter chosen for managing, planning and positioning of inventory, while providing customer service

Austin, Texas — June 20, 2006 — De La Rue, a commercial security printer and papermaker involved in the production of over 150 national currencies and a leading provider of cash handling equipment, said it has selected Baxter Planning Systems as an integral component of its global service strategy for its cash handling business.

After considering our options, Baxter was the clear choice when it came to strategic service management solutions that could easily scale with our growing business, said Andy Brierley, Global Service director for De La Rue. We spoke in depth with several Baxter clients, as well as users of other available solutions and Baxter clearly has an exceptional service record and the level of support we were looking for.

Baxter will host De La Rue's global Service business inventory planning and forecasting, rebalancing and replenishment solutions for distribution centers, field planning operations and on-demand planning services.

Prophet by Baxter will be an important element to the service supply chain strategy employed by De La Rue and will enable us to improve supply chain efficiencies, stated Tim Davies, Global Service Supply Chain manager.

Greg Baxter, founder and CEO for Baxter, added, De La Rue is an industry leader, and we are proud to name them as a client of Baxter Planning Systems. The scope of the relationship is quite strategic and will enable De La Rue to enjoy immediate benefits to its supply chain operations.