ACE Clearwater Enterprises (ACE) is a family-owned manufacturer of sheet metal products, specializing in complex formed and welded assemblies for the aerospace, automotive, and power-generation industries. Notable customers include Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, General Electric, Bell Helicopter, Boeing, and several foreign aerospace companies.
Vacon develops, manufacture and sell AC drives that boost the performance of electric motors and save energy. An AC drive adjusts the speed of an electric motor according to the real process need, typically reducing energy consumption by 20-50%. Vacon customers benefit by being able to optimize their operations, save and produce energy more efficiently and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
From baguettes to focaccias and beyond, Giles Foods is a leading UK manufacturer of frozen and chilled food products for the wholesale, catering and bake-off markets. Established in 1977, the family owned company suffered a major fire in the late 1990s that might have ruined the business. Instead, the company responded by growing turnover from zero to 17m in the following six years.
Based in Chicago, Illinois, Howe Corporation is the leading manufacturer for refrigeration and ice machine equipment. Founded in 1912, Howe is a familyowned company that has a reputation for innovative design and quality service. From the company’s first patent for an industry-changing “safety head” discharge valve, to a pioneering design in force-feed lubrication, and a landmark multicylinder compressor configuration, Howe has always been
committed to improving the status quo in its industry.
We were the Flintstones. Now we’re the Jetsons.” That’s the metaphor Dave Rose, Quality Engineer at Johnson Controls, uses to illustrate the difference Epicor Mattec MES has made in his plant’s production, process and quality monitoring capabilities. Rose is talking specifically about how the process of setting control limits for fill times and cycle times on his plant’s 44 injection molding machines has evolved since Mattec MES’ implementation.
With the introduction of new products and services a priority, Rentokil Initial identified a need to align and improve its processes internally. “A recent visit to a warehouse identified that transitioning to the Epicor ERP solution has saved colleagues three hours per day due to its improved speed. The benefit of this alone is palpable,” comments Robinson.
The South African manufacturing sector is under pressure and often optimised processes and systems have a marked benefit on reducing overheads, improving capacity etc.
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Effective distribution means having the right tools to efficiently plan, assemble, ship and deliver the goods your customers want, when they want them. It’s one thing to understand the distribution needs of your organization, but quite another to execute at peak performance. For that, you need the right software solution.
Epicor Distribution offers you the full range of functionality you require, including in-depth supply chain solutions, customer relationship management, business intelligence and more. So whether you simply pick, pack and ship or provide extensive multi-order channel processing with fulfillment services on your clients’ behalf, Epicor Distribution provides the competitive edge you’ve been looking for.
Services Organizations are tasked with maintaining high levels of service delivery against a backdrop of increasingly burdensome legislative requirements and heightened client expectations. These pressures require a comprehensive business solution comprising strong back office capabilities with services-specific functionality such as opportunity management, resource management, portfolio management, services delivery and budgeting and procurement supported by flexible reporting and analysis. Furthermore to meet the high level of change faced by services organizations these systems must be highly flexible.
Epicor® Services is a comprehensive solution portfolio that enables you to win and resource your business, manage service delivery, streamline financial operations and analyze business performance across the entire service organization. Embracing the latest in technology, Epicor Service solutions provide a real-time, accurate view of your services business, so you can proactively manage with confidence. Embedded business process management provides the flexibility you need as your business evolves.
Our solutions for services organizations optimize your business processes, empowering you to expand the value chain, grow revenue and drive efficiency benefits straight to the bottom line.