Production Solutions Partners

Over the years, EPMS has developed several key relationships with other companies that provide various production related products and services that can provide a direct advantage when used with EPMS production module. See below for details and links to these partners.

Profectus Inc.

Cost Rates Advisor Budgeted Hourly Cost Rates software by Profectus Inc.

The Cost Rates Advisor budgeted hourly cost rates software will determine the minimum cost rate you must charge for your production equipment and services in order to break-even. The cloud-based software uses industry best practices and formulas to calculate your true out-of-pocket costs based on your expenses, employee wages, assets, and production.

Cost Rates Advisor calculates the “All Inclusive Rate” and “Direct Manufacturing Rate” for each cost center or process in your EPMS software so you can produce more accurate cost estimates, make better pricing decisions, track job costs, and improve your financial reporting. EPMS customers receive a 10% discount.

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SHIPSTORE from Applied Resources

Developing high-tech shipping solutions and custom applications is what we do at Applied Resources Engineering. Creating solutions revolving around you means we fit the technology to meet your business needs, rather than change your business to fit the technology.

Through the development of cutting-edge parcel technologies, we help companies lower costs, modernize shipping departments and automate key processes in the shipping supply chain. Our engineers integrate parcel technology to your existing IT resources and connect the flow of data throughout your organization including financial, accounting, human resource, supply chain and customer information.

Our SHIPSTORE transportation management system provides flexible solutions for companies of all sizes, ranging from our powerful enterprise software to our cost-efficient cloud-based application. We know that no solution is one size fits all, so we offer choices that fit your needs. Learn More!

Soft Solutions

SoftSolutions offers Direct Machine Interface technologies that help clients get easy access to real time production information. Their workflow automation and DMI integration platform close the loop between planning and execution by eliminating as many human "touch points" in production workflow as possible. For more information contact:, Or for me details on Soft Solutions: Learn More!

Riedman Work Flow Design and Warehouse Solutions

Riedman provides over 30 years warehousing expertise to apply technology to the warehousing and the inventory tracking process. Technology solutions that include extending EPMS functionality to the production floor and warehouse that will provide greater inventory accuracy and location. Benefits include:

  1. Less time spent looking for items or completed jobs.
  2. Reduced costs of handling situations when incorrect inventory is shipped and resulting customer dissatisfaction.
  3. Less capital tied up in inventory with real time accuracy.
  4. Lower labor costs as order fulfillment takes less time.
  5. A reduction in the time to complete a physical inventory.

We offer a full bundled solution that provides a ruggized warehouse mobile computer or computers with software that provides users with EPMS-like screens allowing users to make changes to inventory reflecting receiving, shipping, moves, and physical inventory adjustments. The software running on the mobile computer is linked in real time via a wireless connection to software that interaces directly to the EPMS PT bar code scanner module. This solution includes hardware, software, installation, training and support.

We can also provide an additional level of analysis that will access warehousing operations and make recommendations on changes to warehouse processes and technology resulting in additional savings through productivity improvements within the warehouse. Examples include receiving & sorting, put-away & replenishment, cycle counting & inventory management, label printing, picking & selection, packing, staging, quality control and shipping & delivery.

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You can contact Rich Riedman, by email:, or by calling him at 1-585-820-7618

Avalara’s Sales Tax Automation Solution

Avalara helps businesses of all sizes achieve compliance with sales and excise tax, VAT, and other transactional tax requirements by delivering comprehensive, automated, cloud-based solutions that are fast, accurate, and easy to use. Avalara’s end-to-end suite of solutions is designed to effectively manage complicated and burdensome tax compliance obligations imposed by state, local, and other taxing authorities in the United States and internationally.

Avalara offers hundreds of pre-built connectors into leading accounting, ERP, ecommerce and other business applications. The company processes millions of tax transactions for customers and free users every day, files hundreds of thousands of transactional tax returns per year, and manages millions of exemption certificates and other compliance related documents.

A privately held company, Avalara’ s venture capital investors include Sageview Capital, Battery Ventures, Warburg Pincus, Technology Crossover Ventures, Arthur Ventures, and other institutional and individual investors. Avalara employs more than 1000 people at its headquarters on Bainbridge Island, WA and in offices across the U.S. and in London, England and Pune, India. More information at:

Survey Advantage

EPMS has integrated Survey Advantage's CustomerPulse™ System to help you gather continuous customer feedback after jobs, manage repeat customers survey frequency, drive over 30% response rates, generate sales leads, drive testimonials to your website using Testimonial Publisher™, generate 5 star reviews on social media sites, and gather referrals. Their service alerts your personnel immediately when a customer is dissatisfied with a job, and compiles your corporate dashboard to view printer benchmarks and manage sales leads. Invest just 1 minute a week to keep the pulse of every print buyer. They do all the work. Click here to learn more about the service and please specify “EPMS demo” in the comments box:

For a copy of our brochure, click here: EPMS - Survey Advantage Brochure, To review Printers Case Studies Click Here