Sydney-based 6R Retail Consultancy Group will distribute and implement the Visual 2000 suite of integrated ERP, PLM and other software solutions in Australia and New Zealand. Visual 2000 expects the expanded local presence and expertise will enable it to better address fast-growing demand in the region.

(Montreal, QC DECEMBER 21, 2010) Visual 2000 International Inc. has signed a distribution agreement with 6R Retail Consultancy Group ( that authorizes the Sydney-based firm to distribute and implement Visual 2000's suite of End2End fashion software solutions in Australia and New Zealand. Focused on helping companies master the 6 Rights of Retail, 6R is a recognized authority in retail best practices and change management. Visual 2000 expects the addition of local product representation and business integration expertise to accelerate growth of its ERP, PLM, and other software solutions in the region.

According to Visual 2000 Vice President of Research and Development Charles Benoualid,"We are pleased to work with such a well-regarded and knowledgeable partner as 6R. This alliance enables us to better address the fast-growing demand for our fashion-centric solutions we are experiencing in the region with the best available local business improvement and system integration services. We look forward to working with 6R to help more companies achieve the cost, speed, and process improvement benefits that our integrated solutions deliver."

The agreement follows closely the successful implementation of the Visual® product lifecycle management solution at leading fashion and accessories retail group M Webster Holdings, which serves the Australia and New Zealand markets.

"The partnership with Visual 2000 is a logical extension of the 6 rights fundamentals", noted Leonie McCarthy, Director at 6R. "Our extensive experience with software implementation in Australian retail and wholesale businesses means they can confidently endorse the Visual 2000 product."

About 6R Based in Sydney, Australia, 6R is a leading retail consultancy firm specialising in guiding retailers and wholesalers in the 6 Rights of Retail; ensuring the robust fundamentals of Product, Place, Promotion, Quantity and People. The company leverages its expertise in end-to-end business process review to help leading Australian retailers improve merchandise management strategies (merchandise planning, buying and sourcing) and retail operations. The 6R team offers retailers advice and support through process change management and implementation of ERP, PLM, and other software solutions. For more information, visit

About Visual 2000 International Visual 2000 International Inc develops and markets End-2-End software solutions for the Apparel, Footwear and Accessories (AFA) industry; including Visual® product lifecycle management (PLM), Visual™ enterprise resource planning (ERP), Visual™ supply chain management (SCM), Visual™ warehouse management system (WMS), Visual™ business intelligence (BI), Visual™ electronic data interchange (EDI), and Visual™ sales force automation software (SFA) solutions. Visual 2000 products leverage leading-edge Microsoft® technologies such as SQL Server®, .NET framework, and the Silverlight™ development platform. Headquartered in Montreal, Visual 2000 maintains offices and distribution channels in Toronto, Vancouver, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico, Europe, China and Hong-Kong. For more information, visit

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