BURLINGTON, Ontario, Dec 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PINpoint Information Systems, Inc. Burlington, Ontario, today announced its acquisition of PerfectPart LLC., an assembly manufacturing software company, which was previously a subsidiary of Esys Automation, Auburn Hills, Michigan.
PINpoint and PerfectPart have traditionally been competitive software products in the Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) software market. Both focus on driving quantifiable quality and traceability improvements through a combination of electronic work instructions, work rule enforcement, and traceability, along with extensive integration to plant and business systems.
The acquisition of PerfectPart will increase PINpoint's overall market share and offer an avenue into new manufacturing markets for PINpoint's market leading, offering in manufacturing plant floor controls and management systems. "In addition to growing our market share and dedicated customer base, we anticipate a strong strategic relationship with Esys Automation", said Rob MacMillan, CEO of PINpoint Information Systems.
Esys Automation and PINpoint Information Systems plan to collaborate to provide world class solutions for some of industry's leading manufacturers. This strategic relationship will leverage Esys' extensive experience in industrial automation with PINpoint's expertise in enterprise level deployments of plant floor controls and management systems.
"This transaction allows Esys to focus on what we do best, providing automation equipment for manufacturing. Our customers still need high level assembly software and now, together with PINpoint, we will continue to provide this software with a more focused and larger supporting cast at PINpoint", said Chris Marcus, CEO, Esys Automation.
This collaboration brings together the best of both companies to provide industry defining solutions.
PINpoint is a company fully dedicated to empowering and improving manufacturing dependent businesses by providing a flexible, user friendly, intuitive, and incredibly powerful manufacturing execution system. PINpoint's MES is like no other and is not to be confused with an automation system. With PINpoint's MES you receive hard data so you can make effective management decisions to improve your process and your bottom line. Headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, PINpoint services industry around the globe from their offices in Canada, Franklin, Tennessee, and Shanghai, China.
About Esys Automation
Esys Automation is a leading, full service automation solutions provider to the automotive, construction vehicle, and complex assembly industries. Esys provides automation design, simulation and prototyping, machine building and deployment, advanced robotic systems, integration, and industry-specific software solutions designed to automate and improve production processes. The company specializes in innovative manufacturing automation solutions designed to meet exacting tolerances, enhance operational efficiency, and improve visibility, tracking, and control of production processes. Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, Esys Automation operates across North America, including Canada and Mexico.
It should be noted that this press release contains statements related to the future business of Esys Automation and PINpoint Information Systems and the relationship between the two companies that may constitute forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by words such as "anticipate," "plan," "will," and other words of similar meaning. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those anticipated.
SOURCE PINpoint Information Systems, Inc.