SYSPRO ERP SOFTWARE CITED FOR FACILITATING SUPPLY CHAIN EXCELLENCE

SYSPRO on Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 List for Software's Contribution to Operational Efficiencies at Samuel Strapping Systems

COSTA MESA, Calif. – June 6, 2012 -- SYSPRO, a developer of best-of-breed, award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for on-premise and cloud-based utilization, announced today that Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 100 awards listing recognizes SYSPRO as a  “supply chain solution provider . . . that is leading the way in transforming companies' supply and demand chains.”

This year’s 11th annual listing of the Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100 highlights “100 Great Supply Chain Projects” that have had a significant impact on the companies going through the implementations.  The Projects list includes Samuel Strapping Systems, a manufacturer and supplier of steel and plastic strapping, hand tools, edge protection, stretch film equipment and consumables, as well as standard and custom engineered unitizing equipment. Samuel Strapping has utilized SYSPRO ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) to reduce inventories by $2 million while still meeting customer demand. In addition, Samuel Strapping, which is based in Woodridge, IL, has employed SYSPRO ERP and its fully integrated Preactor Advanced Planning and Scheduling System (APS) to adopt “green” practices.

“Our readers count on Supply & Demand Chain Executive for intelligence and decision-making information on solutions and best practices for supply chain transformation,” said Barry Hochfelder, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive. “With this year's Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, we are featuring '100 Great Supply Chain Projects' that demonstrate the broad spectrum of opportunities for enabling excellence in the supply chain.”

About Samuel Strapping 
Samuel Strapping Systems is a complete single source supplier for all packaging and unitizing needs. Customer and market driven, the company focuses on timely, value-added packaging solutions to satisfy the current and future needs of its customers. With highly skilled employees, modern manufacturing plants and responsive customer service and sales force network, Samuel Strapping is committed to providing customers with innovative, high quality, cost effective packaging systems and solutions.

Samuel Strapping Systems manufactures and supplies a broad range of steel and plastic strapping, hand tools, edge protection, stretch film equipment and consumable, as well as standard and custom engineered unitizing equipment.   Comprehensive in-house research and engineering capabilities, with state-of-the-art CAD systems technology, offer customers complete packaging and unitizing solutions from a single source. Samuel's engineering and sales expertise takes customers' unitizing requirements, from the initial concept, into advanced CAD design engineering, through to fabrication and installation.

For more information, contact:  www.samuelstrapping.com or call:  1-800-222-1855

About Supply & Demand Chain Executive
Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. Supply & Demand Chain Executive is a publication of Cygnus Business Media. On the Web at www.SDCExec.com and on smartphones and tablets at www.SDCExec.com/mobile.

About SYSPRO
SYSPRO has earned the trust of more than 14,500 companies in 60 countries for its suite of visionary software that enhances the competitive thrust of small/mid-sized manufacturers and distributors.  The company’s adherence to developing technology based on the needs of customers is among the reasons why SYSPRO enjoys one of the highest customer retention rates in the industry.  Follow SYSPRO on:

Twitter: www.twitter.com/SYSPRO_USA
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For more information, visit: www.syspro.com   or call Stanley Goodrich:  714/437-1000

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