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Innovative Mobility Technology Company will also implement other QAD adaptive application solutions
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
QAD Inc., a leading provider of adaptive, cloud-based enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, today announced that Atlis motor vehicles (ATLIS), a start-up specializing in mobility technologies, will implement QAD adaptive ERP and other solutions from the adaptive application portfolio, including QAD EQMS (Enterprise Quality Management System), QAD SRM (Supplier Relationship Management), QAD Demand and Delivery, QAD Automation Solutions and Advanced Warehousing combined with the functionality of the Enterprise Platform.
ATLIS is currently developing an all-electric vehicle platform, proprietary battery cells and packs, and the charging infrastructure needed to recharge an 800 km range battery in less than 15 minutes. The working prototype of the XT pickup was unveiled this year and production will begin in late 2022.
“ATLIS is preparing for a significant volume of pending orders for the next few months. We are establishing our battery manufacturing site in Arizona and have internal systems ready to scale our business and recognize revenue in 2022. We have begun the search for a technology partner who could quickly implement and support our goals of aggressive long-term growth and, I’m delighted to say, we’ve found that with QAD,” said Mark Hanchett, CEO and Founder of ATLIS.
“The future of mobility is electric and ATLIS is at the heart of this transformation. With QAD Adaptive ERP, we can focus on building the first all-electric work truck, platforms and fast-charging batteries to support the decarbonization of logistics and improve downtown environments for all customers without no worries about range,” added Hanchett.
“QAD solutions have helped automotive suppliers and OEMs for many years and there has never been a more exciting time to be part of this market,” said Anton Chilton, CEO of QAD.
“The innovations, such as electrification, that automakers are developing are groundbreaking and transformative on a global scale. Emerging and exciting companies like ATLIS Motor Vehicles are leading the charge in this transformation and QAD is passionate about our role in helping to enable their growth and vision. As the automotive landscape continues to evolve, QAD looks forward to helping transformative companies like ATLIS with continued innovation and success,” added Chilton.
About QAD – Enable Adaptive Manufacturing Enterprise
QAD inc. is a leading provider of adaptive, cloud-based enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies. Global manufacturers face ever-increasing disruption caused by technology-driven innovation and changing consumer preferences. To survive and thrive, manufacturers must be able to innovate and change their business models at unprecedented speed. QAD calls these companies Adaptive Manufacturing Enterprises. QAD solutions help customers in the automotive, life sciences, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, and industrial manufacturing industries quickly adapt to change and innovate for competitive advantage.
Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Santa Barbara, California, QAD has 30 offices worldwide. More than 2,000 manufacturing companies have deployed QAD solutions, including enterprise resource planning (ERP), digital supply chain planning (DSCP), global trade and transportation execution (GTTE), quality management system (QMS) and strategic sourcing and supplier management, for become an adaptive manufacturing company. To learn more, visit www.qad.com or call +1 805-566-6100. Find us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, instagram and pinterest.
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About ATLIS Motor Vehicles
Atlis Motor Vehicles (ATLIS) is a mobility technology company that develops products that will power work. ATLIS innovators are building an electric vehicle technology platform for heavy-duty and light-duty work trucks used in the agriculture, service, utility and construction industries. To address the towing and payload capabilities of older diesel-powered vehicles, ATLIS is developing proprietary battery technology and a modular system architecture capable of adapting to the specific needs of the all-electric vehicle. For more information, visit www.atlismotorvehicles.com.
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Source: QAD Inc.