Kansas City Based Shick Tube-Veyor Selects ETO ERP Leader Encompix

Shick Tube-Veyor Corporation became Encompix’s latest customer when they recently purchased a 35-user license for the ETO ERP software and several “Best of Breed” products. Encompix will be a strategic partner as Shick are in the midst of reengineering their business to adopt industry best practices. Shick plans to go-live with Encompix in January 2006.

Shick Tube-Veyor Corporation was founded in 1956 by William F. Ungashick, an aeronautical engineer. Today, Shick is an industry leader in providing single source automated ingredient handling systems and equipment. Shick designs, manufactures, installs and services systems for customers primarily in the baking industry. Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Shick has approximately 165 employees located in Missouri and Singapore.

According to ETO Institute (www.etoinstitute.org) spokesperson, Thomas R. CutlerFree Articles, “Encompix continues to take the leadership role in technology solutions for the Engineer-to-Order manufacturing sector. Too many providers claim to have solutions for this specific process. Encompix has consistently demonstrated a comprehensive understanding of the ETO process and nuances and it’s little wonder that they hold the position of ETO marketshare leader.”

Encompix (www.encompix.com) has filled the manufacturing software requirements of Engineer-to-Order companies since 1992. The company name reflects the commitment to developing business application solutions that encompass the complex areas of project-based and job-based manufacturing.

Encompix provides ETO manufacturers with a competitive advantage by improving bottom line results.


Roger Meloy


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