BUFAB Selects Jeeves for International Roll-Out

admin January 2009

"We are in need of a modern and international system that can handle the
various legal requirements that our subsidiaries in different countries are
facing," said Joakim Karlsson, financial manager at BUFAB. "We have good
experience with Jeeves ERP from our production companies. Jeeves is a
natural choice as we are standardizing our IT-platform internationally. We get
an attractive combination of a competitive ERP system and a low total cost of

BUFAB is market leading on the European market within fasteners and small parts
for the general industry. The operation is built on powerful logistic solutions with cost
effective purchases and own production. The company has 780 employees in 20
countries. BUFAB has had a strong growth during the latest years by e.g. a number
of larger acquisitions and are now establishing a common structure for the entire
business. Jeeves ERP is an important tool in this process.

"We are happy that BUFAB has chosen to expand their co-operation with
Jeeves and SYSteam as they are growing and developing their trade
operations," said Lars Dahlberg, Sales director at Jeeves. To start by creating
a group wide platform for the financial control, as in BUFAB´s case, is an
important step in our strategy to support our customers' business operations
and internationalization.

The revenue has been booked in 2008.

For more information, please contact:
Joakim Karlsson, Financial Manager BUFAB, tel: 0370 69 69 56
E-mail: joakim.karlsson@bufab.com

Anders Gidlund, SYSteam, tel: 0371 58 85 56
E-mail: anders.gidlund@systeam.se

About Jeeves 
Europe´s fastest growing supplier of ERP-systems*, Jeeves Information Systems AB develops
ERP systems for companies within the manufacturing, trade, maintenance and service sectors.
Jeeves concentrates on product development, while sales are channeled through partners and
resellers. In total Jeeves has around 70 partners globally. In Sweden partners are represented at
20 locations. The main products are Jeeves Universal, Jeeves Selected and Garp, all in all
installed at over 3 900 companies. The present operations started in 1992 and the company has
been listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange since 1999. For more information: www.jeeves.se

* According to Gartner, August 2006

BUFAB is market leading on the European market within fasteners and small parts
for the general industry. The line of goods consists of 100 000 items including screws, nuts,
washers and special details. Bufab´s head office is located in Värnamo, Sweden and the
company also has sales companies in Norway, Finland, Denmark, Germany, France, Holland,
England, Poland, Estonia, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Austria, Spain, India, USA, China,
Taiwan and Slovakia. The Bufab turnover is app. 2,4 billion SEK and the company has 780
employees. Bufab is owned by Nordic Capital Fond V.
For more information: www.bufab.com

About SYSteam
SYSteam works as a strategic and complete IT supplier and offers services within management,
engineering, ERP systems, system development/integration and technical infrastructure and
operation. SYSteam is a complete supplier to small and midsize companies as well as a
specialist to larger companies and selected trades. This specialist knowledge is also offered to
the SME-segment. Thorough knowledge of the customer’s business and processes together with
comprehensive IT knowledge makes it possible for SYSteam to provide business benefit.
SYSteam has offices and subsidiaries at around 40 places throughout northern Europe, employs
around 1,250 people and is owned by the Norwegian ErgoGroup. For more information: