Tags: Manufacturing

Lisa Pope leaves Infor for Epicor

Epicor has announced that Lisa Pope has joined Epicor as Executive Vice President of Sales for the Americas. The appointment comes at a time that Epicor are looking to focus their efforts on their cloud based ERP solution. This has been in existence for some time but only recently at the forefront of their marketing. Pope,…

Plex delivers production boost with analytics

Plex has announced a new module for their IntelliPlex Analytic Application Suite. The IntelliPlex Production Analytic Application is now available and provides manufacturing intelligence and insight based on IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) data. Driving production enhancements The new solution uses a graphical dashboard that delivers information and insights around key performance metrics. This includes…

HEINZ-GLAS replaces Baan/Infor with IFS

IFS has announced that HEINZ-GLAS, a multinational glass container manufacturer has selected IFS Applications 9 as its new ERP solution. Extending and replacing legacy ERP solutions HEINZ-GLAS operates 16 sites across 12 countries. It manufactures glass bottles and containers for the perfume and cosmetics industry. Its customers include Beiersdorf, L’Oreal, Diro and AVON. HEINZ-GLAS used multiple installations of…

PFS chooses Infor M3

Infor has announced that the Preserved Food Speciality Co Ltd (PFS) in Thailand has selected and is deploying Infor M3 as its new ERP solution. Background Founded in 1994 PFS produces both preserved foods and consumer packaging. It uses techniques such as freezing, freeze drying, spray drying and drum drying to create products. While its…

Rootstock continues spread across Europe

Rootstock has announced it has signed up another partner in Europe. Optingo is a Poland-based consultancy that also operates in the DACH region from its office in Vienna. They are a gold Oracle partner specialising in CRM and a Salesforce consulting partner. Optingo has an impressive list of customers including ThyssenKrupp, Orange, T-Mobile, Sky and Canon.…

Chem-Pak leverages Manufacturing ERP

Chem-Pak, an aerosol and chemical packaging manufacturer based in Martinsburg, WV recently went live on ProcessPro ERP.  We caught up with Molly Caron, Director, Exec VP ProcessPro Operations about the project. In the beginning Chem-Pak not only produces customer packaging for different industries it also offers equipment maintenance and develops innovative chemical products for maintenance and…

Infor hurdles blip with steady growth

Infor has announced its third quarter results producing solid growth despite a couple of setbacks during the quarter. Revenue was up 6.2% year on year to $719 million (pro Forma) with a steady growth in SaaS subscription revenues. There were some interesting updates from Charles Phillips, CEO, Infor as he covered a range of topics…

Infor streamlines EDI for M3

Infor has announced its integration solution between Infor M3 and the Infor EDI Managed Service. It is built using Infor ION leveraging the Infor middleware to simplify the process for companies to implement EDI. Infor EDI managed service was launched in 2015. While it allowed companies using M3 to develop EDI, it meant that much of…

SAP evolves digitalisation offer

SAP has announced a new service to help customers transform their businesses. The SAP Model Company services is a pre-packaged service to help companies digitally transform their businesses. The initial solutions are available for ten industries including: core retail, oil and gas, utilities, connected manufacturing; R&D, engineering and sustainability. SAP has promised to deliver more solutions later…

Oracle powers up Oracle NetSuite

Oracle is making good on its promise to invest in NetSuite. We caught up with David Turner, UK Marketing Director for Oracle NetSuite at the Oracle Modern Business experience to discuss the details. Turner also posted a blog to reveal additional background in some of the investments. Zach Nelson steps back Turner confirmed that Jim…