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Vendor Spotlight: Agresso
Welcome to TEC's Vendor Spotlight series. This installment focuses on Agresso, a Netherlands-based ERP vendor now enjoying its fair share of success in North

agresso merger  Spotlight: Agresso Company Background From its founding in 1980 until its formal entry into the North American market in 2006, Agresso , a Netherlands-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendor, has had its share of fame and relative good fortune in the smaller Western European landscape. However, as many European market entrants soon discover, the marketing game is indeed very different between the two continents. No one had ever heard of us, and it seemed no one cared, said company

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