Tags: Manufacturing

Did Efidex add IQMS, drop Cegid and maybe Infor?

IQMS has announced a new partnership with Efidex Company. The Czech Republic based company sells manufacturing solutions across central Europe. Efidex has been evolving its strategic partnerships in the last few years. Historically it was a reseller of Yourcegid Manufacturing PMI, provided by the French based Cegid. They appear to have been dropped completely. Oddly…

Hartridge prepares for cloud

For Hartridge, the idea of standing still is not an option. A world leader in diesel fuel injection testing technology, it recently upgraded its ERP solution to Infor CloudSuite Industrial (CSI). This was part of a wider modernisation project that according to Anton Hobbs, Business Systems Manager, Hartridge, will see them: “Implementing a document management…

Boers & Co see cloud ERP benefits without migration

I have often spoken about why manufacturing companies should adopt cloud technology. There are some clear benefits. However, a recent conversation with an Epicor customer demonstrated that while cloud might be the future there are some clear benefits that manufacturers can take advantage of now with their original installation. Boers & Co group is made…

Epicor completes leadership dectet

Epicor has announced the appointment of Colleen Langevin as CMO. This is the latest appointment at Epicor as Steve Murphy, CEO continues to form his executive team at Epicor Software Corporation. Murphy commented: “We are thrilled to have a marketing executive of Colleen’s calibre join the leadership team Colleen brings extensive marketing leadership experience coupled…

Is Epicor cracking India

Epicor has announced the openings of a new technology centre in Bengaluru, India. This an expansion of the Epicor India Technology Centre (ITC) first launched in 2015. The company also announced the expansion of its workforce by 25% over the next year alone. Epicor is investing heavily in India. It is where much of its…

2018 – are we feeling the manufacturing revolution?

If you listen to the hype, then 2018 is set to be the year when we see manufacturing companies hammering home their adoption of technology. And hopefully in a way that is far more impactful than simply demonstrating they know what all of the cool acronyms mean. After all, we are embracing the Fourth Industrial…

Royer Corporation shakes it up with IQMS

IQMS has announced that the Royer Corporation has selected IQMS integrated ERP and MES (Manufacturing execution system) to enhance its business. Originally founded in 1970 the Royer Corporation has gone through several changes of name and ownership. From 1999 the latest incarnation has grown to become an industry leader in the manufacture and custom decoration…

Rootstock looks forward with Kenandy

Rootstock formally announced its first management changes since the acquisition of Kenandy earlier this year. As expected it has appointed Mark Saliman as VP of Finance. It also welcomes back Randy Wheeler to the company as he takes over as Managing Director of the Kenandy Business Unit. Wheeler was previously Senior Vice President Operations at…

Thirdware gets ready with QAD agreement

QAD has announced that it has signed up Thirdware in a new agreement as an SI. Thirdware has experience in delivering ERP projects to manufacturing industries, especially automotive. It has more than 1,000 consultants based in the US, UK, Germany and India. It adds QAD to a list of alliances that includes Salesforce, Oracle, Infor…

Kingspan Environmental drops Sage for Infor

Infor has announced that Kingspan Environmental has invested in a suite of Infor applications. The first phase of the project will go live in 2018 with 1,200 users across 20 sites globally. The systems will replace a significant implementation of Sage Line 500 that Kingspan Environmental first implemented in January 2000. Kingspan Environmental will implement…