Aptean to Feature Made2Manage Software at Vendor Shootout(TM) for ERP in San Diego

ATLANTA, April 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aptean will feature the Made2Manage solution at this year's Vendor ShootoutTM for ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) on April 16-17 in San Diego. Aptean's Made2Manage software is a fully integrated, enterprise-wide system that seamlessly integrates ERP processes and scheduling with shop floor execution. Made2Manage is the only business software mid-market manufacturers need for the traditional supply chain and e-commerce.

"Our participation in this year's Vendor Shootout will enable us to showcase why Made2Manage is a proven and trusted ERP solution among manufacturers across industries," said Danna Nelson, vice president, ERP product management, Aptean. "Made2Manage enables discrete manufacturers to see the entire enterprise operation, down to activities on the shop floor."

Celebrating its 20th year, Vendor Shootout TM for ERP is the nation's first and longest running event focused on simplifying enterprise resource planning (ERP) software evaluation and selection for manufacturing and distribution organizations. Moderated by Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC), the world's largest provider of online enterprise software comparison and selection tools, the event will provide a neutral platform to compare top Tier I and Tier II ERP solutions.

About Vendor ShootoutTM for ERP

Created in 2007 by brij Image and Information, the Vendor ShootoutTM for ERP has helped to simplify software selection for hundreds of companies throughout the US and abroad. Brij's goal was to create an event where qualified manufacturing and distribution organizations could come and witness multiple ERP packages in action, without sales pressure. What started as a unique concept, has grown into an international brand that has and will continue to change the way manufacturing and distribution organizations approach their software selection projects. For more information on brij, visit http://www.brij.net.

About Aptean

Aptean, a global leader in enterprise application software (EAS), gives businesses of all sizes a competitive edge. We empower people and businesses with end-to-end, industry-specific solutions to address complex business challenges more effectively. Our software applications and professional business services enable more than 5,000 customers to more successfully manage their businesses. Software built specifically for our target markets, aligned with deep knowledge across vertical industries, allows businesses to satisfy their customers, operate more efficiently, and stay at the forefront of their industries.

For more information, visit www.aptean.com.

CONTACT: FOR MORE INFORMATION Media Relations Will Haraway, Aptean +1.770.351.9600 william.haraway@aptean.comSource: Aptean