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ECi Software Solutions provides vertically oriented business management and e-commerce systems software for growing and mid-size companies. A member of the

janitorial  building materials, hardware, and janitorial/sanitation supplies. Through strategic partnerships, ECi is able to offer its customers solutions for sales data management, credit processing, variable data printing and property-loss prevention. ECi is privately held and headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas (US). Its US offices are located in Texas, California, Indiana, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wisconsin. ECi's Global offices are located in Canada, Australia, the UK, and the Netherlands.

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