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AVI Financial Services (Pty) Ltd licenses GL Wand from Excel4apps

AVI Financial Services (Pty) Ltd licenses GL Wand from Excel4apps

14 May 2013
Excel4apps announced that AVI Financial Services (Pty) Ltd, a Consumer Goods organization based in Cape Town, South Africa, have selected GL Wand to complement their SAP Financial reporting toolset.

About AVI
Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in the Food Products sector, and centered on the FMCG market, AVI's extensive brand portfolio includes more than 53 brands; 33 owned brands and over 20 international brands under license.

Single-mindedly focussed on their growth and development, our brands span a range of hot and cold beverages, sweet and savoury snacks, fresh and convenience foods, out of home ranges, cosmetics, shoes and accessories, and apparel.

AVI's brands have grown into great South African favourites, including Five Roses, Freshpak, House of Coffees, Frisco, Koffiehuis and Ellis Brown in the Beverages category; Bakers, Pyotts, Baumann’s, Willards and Provita in the Biscuits and Snacks category; I&J in the Fresh, Frozen and Convenience Foods category; as well as Ciro, Lavazza and Douwe Egberts Cafitesse for the Out Of Home market.

Great international and local Fashion Brands in the AVI stable include Yardley, Lenthéric, Coty, Spitz, Carvela, Kurt Geiger, Lacoste, Gant and Green Cross Shoes.

With a turnover of R8.29 Billion in FY12, AVI's brands are a household name in South Africa and growing every day.

For more information on AVI Financial Services (Pty) Ltd please visit www.avi.co.za.

For more information on Edge Information Solutions (Pty) Ltd the transaction partner please visit www.edgeis.co.za
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