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Stibo Systems Pty Ltd Become Business Alliance Partner with GS1 Australia

January 9, 2013

SYDNEY and MELBOURNE, Australia, January 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Stibo Systems Pty Ltd, the global leader in Strategic Information Management
solutions, today announced their entry into the GS1 Alliance Partner Program as a Business
Alliance Partner with GS1 Australia, a not-for-profit organisation that administers the
GS1net data pool
[http://www.stibosystems.com/Global/Our-Solutions/By-Capability/Data-Synchronization.aspx ]
service and GS1 numbering system to assist Australian retailers, manufacturers,
distributors & Government organisations exchange high-quality supply chain information.

GS1net enables product master data
[http://www.stibosystems.com/Global/Our-Solutions/By-Capability/Product-Information-Management.aspx ]
including descriptions, pricing, weights and dimensions to be exchanged between
suppliers and retailers faster and more accurately.

Ms Joseli Munive, National Manager of Alliances & ICT Industry at GS1 Australia said,
“Stibo Systems’ announcement to sign-up as a Business Alliance Partner is a significant
commitment and an affirmation of their investment in Australia, as they have done globally
in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Denmark, and Brazil.”

“Stibo Systems’ commitment to become a GS1net Certified Product Partner is excellent
news as they are already an active and experienced Certified Solution Partner of
1WorldSYNC, the GS1 US data pool service (previously known as 1SYNC),” said Mr Mark
Fuller, GS1 Australia’s COO.

Mr Willem van Dijk, Managing Director at Stibo Systems Pty Ltd said, “This partnership
signals an important step for Stibo Systems’ global expansion as we grow our footprint in
Australia and New Zealand.”

“Stibo can deliver the experience and technology to provide the tool set that governs
and automates an organisation’s data delivery and item data setup,” said Mr van Dijk.

About GS1 Australia

GS1 Australia is the Australian member of the global GS1 organisation, enabling its
17,000 members – businesses of all sizes from 22 sectors across Australia – to enhance
their efficiency and cost effectiveness by adopting GS1 global supply chain standards and
services. GS1 Australia’s Alliance Partner Program provides small and large businesses
with a diverse range of benefits including supply chain enabling tools, priority

notification of new technologies and innovation initiatives to improve supply chain
efficiency, comprehensive best practice case studies and professional advice in making the
GS1 implementation smoother and easier. For more information, visit http://www.gs1au.org

About GS1net

GS1net is the data pool used by Australian and New Zealand businesses to exchange
standardised and synchronised supply chain data with their trading partners. GS1net lets
you enter, validate, store and maintain all your product, pricing and other related trade
information in a single location. Through GS1net, trading partners always have the same
information in their systems and any changes made to one company’s database are
automatically sent to all companies who do business with them.

About Stibo Systems Pty Ltd

Stibo Systems, the Strategic Information Management Company, provides technology and
solutions that enable organizations to manage their strategic information on a global
scale through an integrated process. Stibo Systems’ STEP technology is a flexible, uniform
Master Data Management (MDM)
[http://www.stibosystems.co.uk/UK/Our-Solutions/By-Capability/Master-Data-Management.aspx?webSyncID=77d9e4a9-4c30-3643-6ee5-bba965b7008c&sessionGUID=5ece980c-2742-5234-1b2b-e0947c4505db&__hstc=112965595.f9f4415711ae06f4783b6011d7f01794.1349162781300.1351681045208.1351692441831.25&__hssc=112965595.1.1351692441831 ]
platform that provides the business with a
single trusted source of operational information for the entire enterprise. Stibo Systems’
global customers include GE, Sears, Siemens, Target and Thule. Stibo Systems is a
subsidiary of the privately held Stibo A/S group, originally founded in 1794 with
corporate headquarters in Aarhus, Denmark. For more information, visit


Media Contacts:

        Stibo Systems Pty Ltd
        Willem van Dijk
        Managing Director
        T: +61(0)467-981-350
        E: will@stibo.com.au


        GS1 Australia
        Linda Holmes
        Business Communications Specialist
        T: +61(03)9550-3409
        E: Linda.Holmes@gs1au.org


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