IQMS Goes South of the Border

Adds ISGO Plasticos to its customer base, continues expansion into Mexico

Adds ISGO Plasticos to its customer base, continues expansion into Mexico

Paso Robles, CA — May 10, 2005 — IQMS, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider for repetitive, process and discrete manufacturing environments, today announced it has signed a new ERP implementation contract with ISGO Plasticos, a Nuevo Leon, Mexico-based plastic molder serving the industrial, automotive and housewares industries in Mexico, Europe and the United States.

The 35-year-old ISGO Plasticos, formerly called Polienvases, S.A. de C.V, operates 32 injection molding machines at its QS-9000 certified maquiladora plant on the northeast border near Texas.

The plastic molder said that its selected IQMS' EnterpriseIQ software because of its user-friendly interface, real-time production monitoring capabilities that support lean manufacturing strategies, and the company's Spanish-speaking support staff.

Randy Flamm, president of IQMS, said his company sees the Mexican market as an opportunity to bring data integration and ERP capabilities to mid-sized manufacturers. "EnterpriseIQ's multi-language, multi-currency and multi-plant capabilities make it an ideal solution for companies in Mexico who do business around the world," he said.

Flamm said IQMS also serves numerous European, Asian and American manufacturers who operate facilities in Mexico.

In 2004, IQMS introduced a Spanish-language version of EnterpriseIQ. The software has had multiple currency capabilities for more than 10 years.