From Pepper Mills to Autonomous Robots, Manufacturing Leaders Run Plex Systems

Olde Thompson, World’s Largest Salt and Pepper Shaker Manufacturer, Runs Plex Systems

API Heat Transfer, Maker of Heat Exchangers for Industries Ranging from Chemical to Transportation, Chooses Plex Systems

Knightscope, Innovator of Autonomous Security Robots and Cars, Deploys Plex Systems

TROY, Mich., June 22, 2017 – Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, today announced leading innovators in discrete and process manufacturing continue to choose and deploy the Plex Manufacturing Cloud to run their business, from the shop floor to the top floor. Plex is the choice of more than 550 customers operating over 1,800 facilities around the world.

Recent Plex customers include

  • API Heat Transfer designs and delivers world-class heat transfer solutions for nearly every industry application. The company supports some of the world’s most demanding customers through a global network of 12 manufacturing facilities and more than 1,400 highly trained professionals.
  • Olde Thompson is the largest manufacturer of salt and pepper shakers in the world, with products sold in more than 30 countries. Olde Thompson runs Plex to deliver herbs, spices, mills, shakers and spice racks for its own brand as well as private label offerings.
  • Knightscope develops the world's most advanced autonomous security robots, including both droids and cars, found across the U.S. The company runs Plex to deliver bots featuring cutting-edge security technologies that combine software and hardware to fight crime in the real world.

Comments on the News

“Each member of the Plex team is honored to work with the hard-working innovators who choose our products to run their manufacturing operations every day,” said Jason Blessing, Plex Systems CEO. “Our mission at Plex is to help manufacturers turn ideas into products that change the world, and we look forward to helping our customers succeed for years to come.”

“Knightscope wanted Plex to be the backbone of its deployment around the country,” said William Santana Li, Chairman and CEO, Knightscope. “Partnering with Plex has allowed us to scale operations in line with our business growth, giving our breakthrough technology a strong infrastructure that provides the flexibility and adaptability to deliver best-in-class security and ultimately have a positive effect on society.”

About Plex

Plex is the Manufacturing Cloud, delivering industry-leading ERP and manufacturing automation to more than 550 companies across process and discrete industries. Plex pioneered cloud solutions for the shop floor, connecting suppliers, machines, people, systems and customers with capabilities that are easy to configure, deliver continuous innovation and reduce IT costs. With insight that starts on the production line, Plex helps companies see and understand every aspect of their business ecosystems, enabling them to lead in an ever-changing market. Learn more at www.plex.com.

Contact Info:
Kaitlin Rebella                                                                          
Sr. Manager, Corporate Communications               
248.318.4303
krebella@plex.com