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SUN Announces 2018 Conference

The SyteLine User Network (SUN) announced this week that the 2018 conference will be held in at the Hyatt Regency DFW in Dallas from February 26-28, 2018. Registration is expected to open soon. See the SUN Conference site for additional details. Additional details coming soon.

We are expecting this conference to be even bigger and better than last year’s. Hope to see you there!

Local SUN Pennsylvania User Meeting

The SyteLine User Network (SUN) today announced a local user meeting in Hershey, PA. We are excited to see a SUN Pennsylvania group!  This is a full-day meeting with no cost to attend.  Presenters will include  DRI’s own John Crish, David Mueller from Infor, Jason Whitman from Heritage Cutter, and a more.

We encourage all users within driving distance of Hershey, PA to attend. In addition to some good sessions, this will be a great opportunity to meet other SyteLine users in your area.

For details, and to register, visit the event page on SUN’s website. We hope to see you there!

DRI Congratulates MAX Aerostructures on their Infor CloudSuite Industrial “go-live”

Congratulations to our customer MAX Aerostructures in Wichita, KS on their successful “go-live” of Infor CloudSuite Industrial last week. DRI has been proud to work with MAX Aerostructure’s talented project team, and we look forward to continuing the relationship!

“Based in the Air Capitol of the World, MAX Aerostructures supplies the aircraft industry with parts from small to large, partnering from the beginning to manage the supply base and take care of each customer every step of the way. Our main goal is helping our customers build more airplanes more efficiently.” (

Decision Resources and Brainsell Announce Infor CRM Partnership to deliver Enterprise CRM to Manufacturers

PITTSBURGH, PA; – March 10, 2017.  Decision Resources, Inc. (DRI), a leading ERP consulting firm, and BrainSell Technologies, CRM and marketing automation experts, today announced a partnership designed to bring the Infor CRM application to DRI’s manufacturing customers throughout the United States.  DRI’s hundreds of Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) customers will now have access to BrainSell’s CRM and Marketing Automation expertise, along with their specific expertise with the Infor CRM application.

DRI selected BrainSell to provide CRM expertise to their customers because of their world-class customer service, extensive CRM experience, and their long track record of providing targeted marketplace consulting that customers say delivers results.   Bill Titus, DRI’s President, said, “We are excited to be able to offer the deep functionality of the Infor CRM system combined with the extensive expertise of the BrainSell team to meet the growing needs of our customers.  DRI’s customers are mid-sized companies across a diverse set of industries. As they become more sophisticated in the way they service and communicate with their customers, and market to prospective customers, they look for more advanced Customer Relationship Management tools that integrate into their business system.”

Jim Ward, CEO of BrainSell Technologies, is confident in this partnership: “We are excited about our partnership with DRI. As a mutually respected business, we look forward to meeting DRI’s customers and working with DRI’s professional services group to provide the software and services that they need, as well as providing the guidance that enables DRI’s clients to leverage CRM and marketing automation to scale their businesses.”

About DRI:
Decision Resources has been providing technology solutions for manufacturers for over 30 years.  As the leading provider of the Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) ERP system, DRI works with hundreds of customers throughout the United States.  We work closely with every customer to ensure that their goals are met by providing the consulting, training, and support that they need to succeed.  We are very proud of the fact that many of our customers have been with us for decades.  DRI is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, with offices in Austin, TX, Wichita, KS, and Chicago, IL.  For more information, please visit or contact us at (412) 562-9660.

About BrainSell:
BrainSell provides trusted advice and smart business technology. We are laser focused on customer success, and we offer specific consulting services to ensure success and mitigate risk. We’ve helped more than 200 companies (including our own) achieve their business goals. By practicing what we preach, BrainSell has doubled in size since 2010. BrainSell is headquartered in Topsfield, MA. For more information, please visit or contact us toll free at (866) 356-2654.

Laboratory Testing chooses DRI and Infor CloudSuite Industrial

A sincere welcome to our newest customer, Laboratory Testing of Hatfield, PA. DRI’s team is looking forward to working with the team at Laboratory Testing. Please join us in welcoming them to the DRI and Infor family!

“Laboratory Testing Inc. (LTI), near Philadelphia, PA (USA), provides destructive and nondestructive test results and certified reports quickly, conveniently and cost-effectively. Although Metal Testing is our specialty, LTI also offers Polymer Testing, Analytical Services for powdered metals, ores, ferroalloys, composites and ceramics, and Calibration Services.

Lab Testing is one of the largest independent testing laboratories with facilities and equipment fully capable of handling and testing materials of all shapes, sizes and quantities. Our technical experts help clients meet quality requirements and find the answers they need.”
More on Laboratory Testing’s website

Nominations now open for Infor Progress Makers Awards.

Infor has opened nominations for the 2017 Infor Progress Makers Awards. Formerly the “Excellence in Action” awards, Progress Makers recognize exceptional Infor customers. Awards recognize financial, operational, employee, and customer achievements. Winners will be announced at Inforum 2017 in New York City, July 10-12.

For additional information, and to nominate your company, visit the Progress Makers Awards Site.