BURLINGTON, Ontario, Dec 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — PINpoint Information Systems, Inc. Burlington, Ontario, today announced its acquisition of PerfectPart LLC., an assembly manufacturing software company, which was previously a subsidiary of Esys Automation, Auburn Hills, Michigan.
PINpoint and PerfectPart have traditionally been competitive software products in the Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) software market. Both focus on driving quantifiable quality and traceability improvements through a combination of electronic work instructions, work rule enforcement, and traceability, along with extensive integration to plant and business systems.
The acquisition of PerfectPart will increase PINpoint’s overall market share and offer an avenue into new manufacturing markets for PINpoint’s market leading offering in manufacturing plant floor controls and management systems. “In addition to growing our market share and dedicated customer base, we anticipate a strong strategic relationship with Esys Automation”, said Rob MacMillan, CEO of PINpoint Information Systems.
Esys Automation and PINpoint Information Systems plan to collaborate to provide world class solutions for some of industry’s leading manufacturers. This strategic relationship will leverage Esys’ extensive experience in industrial automation with PINpoint’s expertise in enterprise level deployments of plant floor controls and management systems.
“This transaction allows Esys to focus on what we do best, providing automation equipment for manufacturing. Our customers still need high level assembly software and now, together with PINpoint, we will continue to provide this software with a more focused and larger supporting cast at PINpoint”, said Chris Marcus, CEO, Esys Automation.
This collaboration brings together the best of both companies to provide industry defining solutions.