Service Providers http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/7375/more en Epicor acquires docSTAR for enterprise content management http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-acquires-docstar-enterprise-content-management <div class="node-body blog-body">The acquisition brings 20-year-old docSTAR collaborative cloud-based enterprise content management (ECM) and automated accounts payable (AP) solutions to the Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions portfolio.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-acquires-docstar-enterprise-content-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-acquires-docstar-enterprise-content-management#comments Service Providers Ecommerce Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:44:00 +0000 32231 at http://electricalmarketing.com Penton’s Electrical Group Acquired by Informa http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/penton-s-electrical-group-acquired-informa <div class="node-body article-body">Penton is the parent company of Electrical Marketing, Electrical Wholesaling, Electrical Construction & Maintenance (EC&M) and Transmission & Distribution World magazines in the electrical and utility markets.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/penton-s-electrical-group-acquired-informa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/penton-s-electrical-group-acquired-informa#comments Service Providers Mergers & Acquisitions News Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:41:00 +0000 31351 at http://electricalmarketing.com IDEA Highlights Manufacturer Data Quality Achievements http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-highlights-manufacturer-data-quality-achievements <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 50 manufacturer accounts have attained programmatic quality (“excellence”) for at least 95% of their items in the group’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW)</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-highlights-manufacturer-data-quality-achievements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-highlights-manufacturer-data-quality-achievements#comments Associations Data Service Providers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:58:00 +0000 30901 at http://electricalmarketing.com KKR closes purchase of Epicor http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kkr-closes-purchase-epicor <div class="node-body blog-body">Joe Cowan continues as president and CEO of Epicor and has aligned the executive leadership team to focus on accelerating growth internationally, expanding the channel business, and further development of shared services</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kkr-closes-purchase-epicor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kkr-closes-purchase-epicor#comments Service Providers News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:09:00 +0000 30371 at http://electricalmarketing.com Epicor to Change Hands – New Owner KKR http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-change-hands-new-owner-kkr <div class="node-body blog-body">After five years of ownership by Apax Partners group of funds, Epicor has agreed to be acquired by the global investment firm KKR.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-change-hands-new-owner-kkr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/epicor-change-hands-new-owner-kkr#comments Service Providers Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 05 Jul 2016 19:10:00 +0000 29201 at http://electricalmarketing.com IDEA looks to next generation of Industry Data Warehouse http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-looks-next-generation-industry-data-warehouse <div class="node-body blog-body">IDEA signed an agreement with Stibo Systems, Aarhus, Denmark, to build the next generation of IDEA’s cornerstone service, the Industry Data Warehouse (IDW).</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-looks-next-generation-industry-data-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/idea-looks-next-generation-industry-data-warehouse#comments Service Providers News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 18 May 2016 19:55:00 +0000 28481 at http://electricalmarketing.com Distribution Technology Group to Rep Informediate http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate <div class="node-body blog-body">Distribution Technology Group (DTG), Virginia Beach, Va., the technology rep firm started by industry veteran Stacey Pandeloglou, has signed an agreement to represent Informediate's SourceWare ERP system in the distribution marketplace.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/distribution-technology-group-rep-informediate#comments Buying/Marketing Groups Service Providers Ecommerce Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:15:00 +0000 27621 at http://electricalmarketing.com DLC Releases Draft Networked Lighting Control System Specifications http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/dlc-releases-draft-networked-lighting-control-system-specifications <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>The Design Lights Consortium (DLC), New York, which among other things maintains a Qualified Products List (QPL) of solid-state lighting products and performance characteristics used by utilities in rebate programs and by specifiers and designers in selecting lighting, released a first draft &ldquo;conceptual specification&rdquo; detailing required features and attributes to be listed in a future DLC QPL for networked lighting control systems. Stakeholders have until Sept. 29 to provide their feedback and comments. DLC&rsquo;s site <a href="http://www.designlights.org" title="www.designlights.org">www.designlights.org</a> has more information.</p> </div> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/dlc-releases-draft-networked-lighting-control-system-specifications#comments Lighting Service Providers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 18 Sep 2015 20:28:00 +0000 25301 at http://electricalmarketing.com Infor buys Saleslogix cloud CRM http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/infor-buys-saleslogix-cloud-crm <div class="node-body blog-body">ERP software provider Infor, New York, agreed to purchase the assets of Saleslogix, Scottsdale, Ariz., a provider of SaaS customer relationship management (CRM) software. Once the deal’s done, Saleslogix’s CRM platform will become Infor CRM.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/infor-buys-saleslogix-cloud-crm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/infor-buys-saleslogix-cloud-crm#comments Service Providers Ecommerce News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:08:00 +0000 20761 at http://electricalmarketing.com Wall Street Journal Articles Say Epicor Software No Longer for Sale http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/wall-street-journal-articles-say-epicor-software-no-longer-sale <div class="node-body article-body">Epicor Software Corp., Austin, Texas, owner of the popular Eclipse distribution software package and legacy Prophet 21, Prelude and Trade Service System software, apparently is no longer on the selling block.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/wall-street-journal-articles-say-epicor-software-no-longer-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/service-providers/wall-street-journal-articles-say-epicor-software-no-longer-sale#comments Service Providers News Premium Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:32:00 +0000 20551 at http://electricalmarketing.com