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April 15, 2015

Cool Idea: Insulated Product Manufacturer California Innovations Selects NGC’s Global Enterprise Suite

Market leader in soft-sided insulated coolers and thermal products will implement NGC’s integrated PLM, SCM and ERP solution

MIAMI, FL—April 15, 2015—NGC Software today announced that insulated product manufacturer California Innovations has chosen NGC’s Global Enterprise Suite. California Innovations is the market leader for soft-sided insulated coolers and thermal products, including the popular Arctic Zone brand sold by retailers worldwide.

NGC’s Global Enterprise Suite (GES) will give California Innovations the best of both worlds, through a suite of best-of-breed applications that integrates fashion PLM, Supply Chain Management (SCM)/ Global Sourcing, ERP and Testing and Compliance, including CPSIA. With the Global Enterprise Suite, all applications work together in unison, improving workflows, productivity and speed to market. With NGC’s solutions, California Innovation will be able to continue to design and produce market-leading products that meet the highest standards of quality and excellence.

“California Innovations is an exciting, forward-thinking company with an impressive track record of growth,” said Mark Burstein, president of sales, marketing and R&D, NGC Software. “NGC is pleased to partner with California Innovations to help them take advantage of all the many features of our Global Enterprise Suite.”

About California Innovations
California Innovations began in 1986 and soon became a trailblazer in the soft-sided insulated product category. In 2004, California Innovations acquired Arctic Zone and became the market leader in the soft-sided category. Headquartered in Toronto, the company has offices worldwide, with a large product design group, fashion and trend experts, graphic designers, marketing experts and a world-class quality control and safety team. 

Arctic Zone, the company’s most popular heritage brand for insulated products, is sold in major retailers around the globe. From small lunch kits to oversized coolers, Arctic Zone delivers cutting-edge designs and high quality products that have earned the trust of millions of consumers. California Innovations’ licensed brand portfolio includes Columbia, Elle and NCAA products. For more information, visit