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DDI System News & Information

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ERP Software Company Provides Lifeline During Ransomware Attack for Distributor

By Lauren Verner on 5/14/19 11:28 AM

It’s every business owner’s worst nightmare: a ransomware attack holding all of their data - and backups - hostage. Bell Electrical Supply, a lighting and electrical supply distributor located in Woodside, NY, recently experienced this same unfortunate situation. Luckily for the IMARK Electrical Member, DDI System saved the distributor from what could have been a business crushing turn of events.

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Zepole Supply Discusses the Power Behind DDI System’s Inform ERP Software for PRIDE Group Dealers

By Jennifer Rosvally on 10/1/18 10:17 AM

Just last year Zepole Supply turned to DDI System to make significant changes in their operational workflows. Zepole sought a solution that would help drive business operations into the future, and provide more robust capabilities that delivered advanced insight into operations. Owner Gary Thiakos sat down with DDI System’s Director of Marketing Jennifer Rosvally to discuss the transition, experience and what Zepole is now doing better than ever before with Inform ERP Software.

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Buying Group Reputation Driving Force Behind Distributors’ Selection of DDI System’s Inform ERP Software

By Mary Jo Martin on 4/6/18 9:30 AM

Wichita Pipe & Supply, Wichita A/C Supply and Wichita Industrial Sales are mid-way through implementation of their new software solution — Inform ERP from DDI System. As members of industry-leading buying groups and associations including BLUE HAWK, Omni, NetPlus Alliance, DPA and HARDI, the distributors collectively chose DDI System due in part to their large client list and proven track record for success. Now, the businesses look to DDI to provide the foundation and tools needed to reach their goals in an increasingly digitized and competitive business environment.

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Emperor Electrical Selects Inform ERP with Expectations of Continued Growth

By Lauren Verner on 10/11/16 10:30 AM

Emperor Electrical Supply of Oakland, CA recently converted from QuickBooks to Inform ERP. Emperor Electrical’s data conversion and overall implementation was a very smooth transition from an accounting based QuickBooks software to Inform, allowing for adoption of a complete solution that encompasses their entire operations including robust tools for demand forecasting and inventory management. 

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Johnstone Supply - Alexandria, VA: Now Using Inform ERP Software

By Alexandra Mendez on 9/27/16 9:00 AM

We are excited to welcome Johnstone Supply in Alexandria, VA, to the DDI System family of users. This progressive Johnstone Supply store is looking forward to an increase in growth and productivity based on streamlined and effective workflows, reduced overhead costs and improved profitability.

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New Bedford Plumbing & Heating Supply Goes Live with Inform ERP Software

By Alexandra Mendez on 9/12/16 11:00 AM

Congratulations to New Bedford Plumbing & Heating Supply in MA. Their team has effectively integrated Inform ERP as their distribution software into their everyday operations.

Topics: Inform Users
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Another Johnstone Supply Chooses Inform

By Adam Waller on 8/30/16 10:30 AM

Recently, Johnstone Supply in Chicopee, Mass. officially went live with DDI System's Inform ERP software! This Johnstone location decided to transition from General Data Systems ProfitTool to gain industry specific features and create their fully integrated e-commerce storefront.

We welcome their team to the DDI family of Inform users and look forward to a long partnership!

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A P Plumbing Supply Goes Live on DDI System's Inform Distribution Software

By Lauren Verner on 8/18/16 10:30 AM

DDI System announces the successful transition of A P Plumbing Supply onto their Inform ERP software solution.

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Yandle-Witherspoon Supply, Inc. Chooses DDI System’s Inform ERP to Power Operations

By Lauren Verner on 6/9/16 9:30 AM

Yandle-Witherspoon is a leading supplier of HVAC parts and equipment to residential and commercial customers. Started in 1960, this Blue Hawk member boasts 11 locations servicing North and South Carolina.

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"Inventory is far better. Now I know what's on my shelf!"

By Alexandra Mendez on 6/2/16 1:00 PM

“DDI System's Inform ERP Software has in-depth tools and streamlined processes have provided us with many benefits including transparent inventory, and comprehensive customer service," says Don Rathe, President of Rathe Associates

"Our inventory is far better than before. Now I know what’s on my shelf! Previously, my team would need to physically walk out to the warehouse to verify if we had stock on hand. Inform has eliminated this need and made it easy to simply look up our inventory availability."

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