Epicor Software Corporation

Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering inspired business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With over 40 years of experience serving small, midmarket and larger enterprises, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), retail management software, supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM) enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. With a history of innovation, industry expertise and passion for excellence, Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company’s headquarters are located in Austin, TX, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.

Plex Systems

Plex Systems is the provider of the Plex Manufacturing Cloud, a complete ERP system built from the plant floor up. Founded in 1995, Plex is headquartered in Troy, Michigan with offices in California and nearly 400 customers around the world.

The Plex Manufacturing Cloud offers industry-leading features built right into the solution: Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and Quality Management System (QMS) for the shop floor, Supply Chain Management (SCM) for procurement, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for finance and management, and Business Intelligence (BI) for executive management.

Plex provides the first and only true Cloud ERP solution designed specifically for manufacturers, helping executives monitor complex processes with a single, real time version of what’s happening in their business. Plex helps customers meet industry compliance requirements, track inventory, collaborate across the supply chain and find profitability that’s being left on the plant floor.

Experience the Plex Manufacturing Cloud, an all-inclusive solution built specifically for today’s manufacturing business. Learn more at  www.plex.com.


ECi® M1® is an Enterprise Resource Planning  (ERP) software solution designed for growing manufacturers.  Our customers include job shops, custom and mixed-mode manufacturers, and make-to-order manufacturers.  M1 automates and integrates every business process from quoting through invoicing and point of sale (POS). It is also flexible and easy to customize, so it can handle the most valuable and unique business processes with ease.
ECi Software Solutions have been promoting growth and efficiency of small and medium sized businesses for more than 30 years, with a special focus on manufacturing, office products, furniture, equipment, lumber/building materials, hardware, janitorial/sanitation, and retail and distribution fields.




xTuple is supply chain management software for growing businesses to control their operations and profitability. All critical functional areas integrate in one modular system: sales, financials and operations – including customer and supplier management, inventory control, manufacturing and distribution.

Named by CIO Review as tops in tackling Manufacturing Technology challenges and impacting today’s marketplace, xTuple is recommended for manufacturing companies in both discrete and batch process production; make-to-order, make-to-stock or mixed-mode; even contract manufacturing, job shops and engineer-to-order. Multi-platform support for Windows, Mac, Linux and mobile.

xTuple – World’s #1 Open Source Accounting, Corporate Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).



IQMS offers EnterpriseIQ, manufacturing ERP and MES software.  With its comprehensive yet modular and scalable approach, IQMS eliminates costly third party applications to provide an extended, single database solution that’s always in step with the latest technological advances.  EnterpriseIQ combines standard business requirements with enhanced features like Quality, eBusiness solutions and unrivaled shop floor functionality.  IQMS’ commitment to manufacturers is evident through free software upgrades, award-winning technical support, free web content, online collaborative programs, active users meetings and more.  Serving manufacturers in various industry segments (automotive, medical device, packaging, and consumer products) and with multiple processes, languages or locations, IQMS is a global software company with offices across North America, Europe and China.


ABIS is a leading service provider with a comprehensive suite of solutions catered to the manufacturing and metal industry. Our company supports organizations by automating their business to eliminate headaches, while improving operational efficiency and overall productivity. We've designed and developed our innovative solutions with one primary mission: to improve your life by improving your business.

Whether you're estimating costs, managing labor, materials, and production, or tracking shipping and invoicing, ABIS provides access to every detail you need to complete your projects on-time and within-budget. With dozens of customized component solutions providing features both system-wide and specified to every facet of daily operations, our solutions maximize efficiency and profit for your business. As impactful as each module is individually, they also seamlessly integrate and combine capabilities across multiple solutions to produce even more significant results. And with a growing collaborative community of client-partners offering their input, the most comprehensive productivity tool just keeps getting better.

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