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Company Overview of Plex Systems, Inc.

Company Overview

Plex Systems, Inc. provides Software as a Service enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for manufacturing organizations. The company’s software solutions include ERP, manufacturing execution systems, and quality management systems, as well as business intelligence, supply chain management, and customer relationship management solutions. It offers software solutions in various functional areas, including customer and sales management, foundation, human resources management, inventory management, product and program management, production management, quality management, and supply chain management. The company also provides education, technology, and professional services. It serves aut...

900 Tower Drive

Suite 1400

Troy, MI 48098

United States

Founded in 1995





Key Executives for Plex Systems, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 42
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 54
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Products & Services
Head of Regional Sales Office -Chicago
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Plex Systems, Inc. Key Developments

Plex Appoints Tina Holm as Vice President, Partners and Alliances

Plex announced that it has appointed Tina Holm as vice president, partners and alliances, with responsibility for building and managing the Plex Partner Network worldwide. Holm was most recently at Oracle, where she led Midsize Application Alliances for North America. She's spent more than 20 years in the high tech industry building and strengthening partner programs to support customer implementation and long-term success. In this new role, Holm reports to Plex chief sales officer, Doug Grigg.

Plex Announces Plex Enterprise Edition

Plex announced Plex Enterprise Edition, a suite of applications built to support complex, global, multiplant manufacturing organizations' Financial and Supply Chain Management requirements. Built in close collaboration with Plex customers, the first component of Plex Enterprise Edition -- Financials -- has already been delivered. Plex Enterprise Supply Chain, will be available to customers in the second half of 2014 as part of Plex's continuous development innovation model. Plex Enterprise Edition includes new Financial and Supply Chain applications, all available in 2014. Plex Enterprise Financials, available now, includes: Accounting with enterprise chart of accounts management, general ledger structures, inter-entity journal accounting, inventory transfers and consolidated financial reporting. Cash Management for consolidated banking needs, including centralized payments, receipts and account reconciliation. Plex Enterprise Supply Chain, scheduled for the second half of 2014, includes: Sales Order Management, which enables central administration of customer sales orders and billing, while any organization facility can fulfill orders. Purchasing, which similarly provides for a single, central operating unit to order goods and services on behalf of any business entity and manage purchase orders executed by any unit across the group. Both centralized sales order management and purchasing also support automated inter-entity billing as part of the distributed order fulfillment process. Plex Enterprise Leadership: Plex Enterprise Edition builds on the momentum Plex has achieved within the global manufacturing community as the company continues to release capabilities required by customers worldwide. Plex supports customers operating across 1,100 facilities in 20 countries, in nine languages. Plex customers across the European Union are utilizing Plex's full VAT calculation capabilities, including reverse charges on cross-border shipment of goods. Manufacturers in Brazil can now take advantage of Plex's integrated national and local tax calculation solutions.

Plex Systems Announces the Availability of New Finite Scheduling Application

Plex Systems announced the availability of a new Finite Scheduling application, which gives managers real-time control over plant operations, including people, tools, fixtures and work centers to maximize resources and ensure just-in-time delivery for end customers. The new capabilities are available now as part of the Plex Manufacturing Cloud's continuous innovation development model. What's New: SmartPlex Mobile, Now With Analytics: Delivered in 2013 and available on iOS and Android devices, SmartPlex Mobile puts the manufacturing cloud in the hands of business and operations leaders anywhere, anytime, providing comprehensive insight, communication and control for all manufacturing and business operations; users can tap into their complete, role-based library of IntelliPlex analytic dashboards and reports, with visibility into any data or transactions across their organizations. IntelliPlex makes it easy to analyze data from all aspects of the manufacturing supply chain, as well as business operations; Plex Finite Scheduling: Manufacturing organizations can now efficiently plan and manage the availability and utilization of employees, tools, fixtures, work-center space and other manufacturing resources, maximizing shop-floor efficiency while ensuring on-time delivery of products to customers; Plex Finite Scheduling includes capable-to-promise analysis, along with dynamic calendar and scenario planning for what-if analysis; organizations can plan based upon load/capacity with configurable logic, using historical production data, forward-looking forecasts or both in their calculations; new planning capabilities also enable operations managers to schedule appropriate jobs to run concurrently, or sequence activity in overlapped or parallel processes. Plex Manufacturing Leadership: SmartPlex Mobile with Analytics and Plex Finite Scheduling both build on Plex's long-standing leadership in manufacturing cloud solutions; The Plex Manufacturing Cloud starts at the shop floor, connecting people, materials, machines, systems, customers, suppliers and data to make companies more agile and more competitive, ultimately driving bottom-line results; Where legacy ERP solutions started with accounting for what happened, the Plex Manufacturing Cloud manages what is happening--supporting the real-time activities of every person, machine and shop-floor transaction. By managing and understanding the shop floor, Plex delivers unprecedented data and insight for managing manufacturing organizations; and Plex currently supports nearly 400 manufacturing customers in a wide range of discrete and process industries, including automotive, aerospace and defense, food and beverage.

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