AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 16 Plexus Systems, Inc.,providers of Plexus Online on-demand software for the manufacturingenterprise, today announced it is exhibiting at National Manufacturing Week,September 22 - 25, 2008 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont,Illinois. Plexus Systems representatives will be available at booth 5243.
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The event convenes nine industry-related shows taking place under oneroof. Presentations and exhibitions showcase the latest innovations in designengineering, plant engineering and maintenance, industrial automation,enterprise IT, assembly and electronics assembly, plastics and plasticsprocessing, medical design and manufacturing, and sustainable manufacturing.
Attending will be over 40,000 manufacturing professionals from the UnitedStates and key international centers of manufacturing activity.
"This is a tremendous venue for attending manufacturers to keepcompetitive in today's global marketplace," said Patrick Fetterman, PlexusSystems, Inc. Vice President of Marketing. "Manufacturers can see technologydemonstrations of how Plexus Online streamlines the entire manufacturingprocess, cuts costs, improves quality, and tracks operations from the shopfloor to the top floor."
Plexus Online is an on-demand solution that builds on the "software as aservice" (SaaS) model. Plexus Online offers over 350 functional modules,providing companies instant access to vital information and managementfunctions using a simple web browser. The on-demand solution featuresenterprise resource planning (ERP) functions such as accounting and financemodules, customer relationship management (CRM) features such as order entryand tracking, manufacturing execution systems (MES) functions such asproduction scheduling and machine integration, and supply chain management(SCM) functions such as supplier quality and traceability.
About Plexus Systems, Inc.
Since 1995, Plexus Systems, Inc. (Auburn Hills, Mich.) has maintained asingular vision -- to drive significant cost, quality and productivityimprovements for manufacturers, from the shop floor to the top floor. Today,Plexus Online also enables manufacturers to manage accounting, financials,regulatory compliance, human resources and other critical priorities, based onreal-time, highly accurate data from their manufacturing operations. PlexusSystems serves a global cross section of manufacturing industries (OEM andsuppliers), particularly automotive, medical device and aerospace and defensecompanies. In 2006, Apax Partners (www.apax.com) made a strategic investmentin Plexus Systems, joining the founding investment group as stakeholders inPlexus. For more information, visit www.plex.com
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