News & Events

Nominations now open for Infor Progress Makers Awards.

January 15, 2017 | DRI News

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 […]

Philpott Rubber Selects DRI and Infor CloudSuite Industrial

January 12, 2017 | DRI News

A sincere welcome to our newest customer, Philpott Rubber of Brunswick, OH. DRI’s team is looking forward to working with the team at Philpott. Please join us in welcoming them to the DRI and Infor family! “Polymeric materials are used in a wide variety of industrial applications across the globe. Philpott Rubber brings the expertise […]

Koch Agrees to Invest over $2 Billion in Infor

November 17, 2016 | DRI News

Infor announced today that Koch Equity Development LLC has agreed to invest over $2 Billion in the company. “The investment will provide Infor access to additional growth capital to accelerate innovation, expand distribution, and continue disrupting the enterprise applications industry.” Read the full press release here

Customer Spotlight: United Equipment Accessories

United Equipment Accessories, Inc. (UEA) has grown from a small manufacturer in the 1950’s, operating out of Vern Iserman’s garage, to a preferred provider of quality custom components for motion applications. Their products include slip rings, cable reels, shift quadrats and hydraulic swivels.  Along the way, the family owned company has built a reputation for […]

Manufacturing Skills Gap?

July 29, 2016 | DRI News

The numbers are telling: 10,000 Baby Boomers are eligible to retire every day. 59% of manufacturing CEO’s are worried about the availability of key skills. By 2020 the global workforce will contain 38-40 million fewer skilled workers than are needed. What can today’s manufacturers do to ensure that they attract and retain the millennials they […]

DRI Receives President’s Award at Inforum

July 22, 2016 | DRI News

DRI was pleased to accept the Infor President’s Award for top performing partner at this year’s Infor Partner Summit, following the Inforum Conference in New York last week.  Bill Titus, DRI’s President & CEO, accepted the award on behalf of everyone at DRI who made this year a great one!

Air Tractor: How an engineer from the Rio Grande Valley turned a small North Texas town into a hotbed of aviation innovation.

Leland Snow, the founder of one of DRI’s favorite customers, Air Tractor, was profiled in the this month’s edition of Texas Monthly. Starting with $1,200 borrowed against his mother’s car in the early 1950’s – Snow became the “Thomas Edison of agricultural aviation,” and built a company that now employs 250 people in the same […]

Planning to attend Inforum? Read this!

April 24, 2016 | DRI News

There are two ways for members of the SyteLine User Network (SUN) to save on Inforum this year. If you attended the SUN Conference, you should have received a code via email that reduces your registration fee to $500. Contact your SUN representative if you attended the SUN conference and did not receive your code. […]

SUN 2016 – Were you there?

April 11, 2016 | DRI News

Wow! What a great SUN Conference in Las Vegas last week. It was great seeing so many of our customers. Thank you to everyone who came out for our reception – and thank you to The Lake Companies, Logic Data, and SPS Commerce for hosting the event with us. We heard that there were over […]

The 2 Questions you need to ask ERP Vendors (it’s not what you think)

Are you considering upgrading or replacing your company’s ERP system? Whether you are working directly with a software vendor or a third-party services provider, the two questions below will help you determine if you are talking to a company that knows what it takes to get you to go-live quickly and successfully. We don’t mean […]