PLM News |

Press Releases

Kinnerton Confectionery to Present on Accelerating New Product Introduction at Aras ACE 2014 Conference

Leading Manufacturer of Chocolate and Novelty Confections Blends Innovation with Mass Production to Increase Profitability and Time to Market

ANDOVER, Mass. and Munich, Germany – March 27, 2014 – Aras®, the next leader in enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software, today announced that Kinnerton Confectionery will present at ACE 2014, the company's annual global conference. Attendees will learn how Kinnerton has leveraged the Aras PLM platform to gain a single source of accurate product information across the enterprise while streamlining product development, releasing more new products faster, and improving royalty management, strategic decision making and profitability.

April 29 - May 1
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Free to Attend - Registration Required
Agenda and Registration:

ACE 2014 brings together business and technology professionals from around the world to discuss, benchmark and collaborate on PLM best practices for addressing the growing complexity in global product development, manufacturing, quality and the supply chain. With its open, community-based format, ACE offers the ideal learning environment for companies looking to replace or expand an existing legacy PLM or PDM system.

Established in 1978, Kinnerton Confectionery is Britain's largest manufacturer of chocolate and novelty confectionery specializing in character licensing. Committed to innovation, the company develops over 400 new products each year, operating across three manufacturing sites in the U.K. and one in Ireland. This year Kinnerton's team of almost 800 employees produced over 20 million eggs for the Easter holiday. For more information please visit:

Conference Details, Speakers, Agenda and Free Registration at:

About Aras
We offer the best Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for global businesses with complex products and processes. Advanced PLM platform technology makes Aras more scalable, flexible and secure for the world’s largest organizations, and a full set of applications provide complete functionality for companies of all sizes. Customers include GE, GETRAG, Hitachi, Honda, Motorola, TEVA Pharmaceuticals, Textron and XEROX. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass. More at and Twitter @aras_plm