14 February 2008 (Noida): Saigun Technologies announced that United Colors of Benetton, India has chosen its flagship product EmpXtrack to automate HR and further strengthen employee performance management initiatives. EmpXtrack (www.empxtrack.com) is a unique web-based product that offers solutions for Performance Management, Human Capital Management, Online Recruitment and Strategic HR Management.United Colors of Benetton, one of the most well-known brand in the world, has an international style combining color, energy and practicality. EmpXtrack will empower employees at Benetton with on-line access to their KRAs and help them in delivering higher levels of performance. It will also reduce transaction time for leave management and other HR services.

Ankur Arora, VP Sales, Saigun Technologies says, “Benetton required quick access to employee data,improved leave management and better alignment of the employee goals with the company objectives. EmpXtrack’s integration of the various functions of HR was the main reason for it being preferred over other solutions.” Maj. Gen. BK Bhatia, Head of EmpXtrack’s HR Consulting practice, says “Entry of Benetton into our client list reaffirms our belief that the retail sector requires talent management solutions as much as the services & the manufacturing industry.”

About Benetton

Benetton is present in 120 countries around the world with a strong Italian character whose style, quality and passion are clearly seen in its brands: the casual United Colors of Benetton, fashion oriented Sisley and the leisurewear and streetwear brands Playlife and Killer Loop. The Group has a total yearly production of around 150 million garments and a distribution network with 5,000 contemporary stores, mainly managed by independent partners, generating a total turnover of over 2 billion euro.