May 15, 2007

Holopack Selects SAP and Answerthink's EzPharma Solution To Streamline Business Processes and Position for Growth

1 of 13 Life Sciences Companies to Select Answerthink And EzLifeSciences in the Past 12 Months

MIAMI, May 15, 2007- Answerthink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSR), announced today that Holopack International has selected EzPharma, an SAP™ All-in-One solution from Answerthink that is preconfigured with best practices and functionality specifically for growing pharmaceutical delivery and manufacturing companies.

Holopack is a leading innovator of liquid pharmaceutical delivery systems headquartered in Columbia, SC. The company's liquid dose drug delivery systems allow for quick, portable, and sterile delivery of medications and other products.

Holopack's vision was to select and install a "user friendly" solution that would allow all users to access common on-line, real-time information. When the system is fully installed, it will result in financial, operational, and customer service improvements. These improvements should include enhanced system support for managing sales orders, production planning and scheduling, materials planning, lot traceability, and distribution requirements planning. Holopack also anticipates using the system to facilitate an enhanced environment.

"SAP will provide Holopack the needed platform to maximize our manufacturing and product development processes," said Mohammad Sageghi, VP for Holopack. "Answerthink is assisting us to raise the bar to even greater heights while exceeding our expectations in both customer service and implementation."

According to Answerthink SAP Solutions Group Managing Director John McGrath, "We're delighted to be working with Holopack. We believe that our EzPharma solution will provide superior value to a growing, innovative customer, like Holopack. Many small and midsize companies are coming to the conclusion that they can take on world-class software from SAP if a preconfigured, industry-based approach is used."

Answerthink is a strategic business and technology consulting firm that enables companies to achieve world-class business performance. SAP All-in-One solutions are industry-specific software, implementation, and training solutions developed by SAP partners using SAP applications.

EzPharma is an industry-specific offering from Answerthink based on best practices from SAP and customized for growing companies in pharmaceutical manufacturing industries. It is part of Answerthink's EzLifeSciences family of preconfigured solutions that are designed specifically to help life sciences companies achieve goals such as streamlined product development, manufacture reporting automation, and regulatory compliance, and supporting critical business processes.

Holopack is one of thirteen life sciences companies that has selected SAP, Answerthink and EzLifeSciences within the past 12 months.

About Answerthink

Answerthink, Inc. ( is a leading business and technology consulting firm that enables companies to achieve world-class business performance. By leveraging the comprehensive database of The Hackett Group, Answerthink's business and technology solutions help clients significantly improve performance and maximize returns on technology investments. Answerthink's capabilities include benchmarking, business transformation, business applications, business intelligence, and offshore application development and support. Founded in 1997, Answerthink has offices throughout the United States and in Europe and India. Answerthink was named the 2006 SAP SME Partner of the Year.


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