Two years in the life of an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software company can make a huge difference. That is particularly true in the case of ProfitKey International (PKI). Two years or so since our last in-person briefing at the company’s Salem, New Hampshire head office, the vendor seems to have shaken off two major issues that have long plagued it.
(MES), quality management system (QMS), and multi-media document management capabilities (see screenshots below, click for larger images). In addition to Epicor, Made2Manage, and Infor VISUAL, ProfitKey also competes with Global Shop Solutions, Shoptech E2, Exact JobBOSS, Jobscope , and ECi M1 . For North American discrete MTO and ETO manufacturing companies in single locations or multiple independent locations, ProfitKey seems to be a very good fit. One shortcoming that the vendor intends to address