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Plex Systems

March 15, 2011 09:49 ET

Inteva IT Commercial Systems Manager Ben Stewart Named 2011 Pro to Know for Supply-Chain Management Initiative

Award-Winner Uses Plex Online to Manage Large, Growing Supply Chain Network

AUBURN HILLS, MI--(Marketwire - March 15, 2011) - Plex Systems, Inc., provider of the No. 1 rated manufacturing ERP software, Plex Online, today announced that Inteva Products, LLC IT Commercial Systems Manager Ben Stewart has been honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine in its 11th annual list of Practitioner Pros to Know in the Supply Chain Industry.

Stewart is recognized for his leadership of Inteva's implementation of a new, world-class Internet-based ERP launch of Plex Online at 14 locations in just 12 months. His team integrated manufacturing, production control and logistics, sales, engineering, purchasing, accounting and quality to bring real-time processing and world-class visibility to the company's daily operations. Fully integrated with its Web-based supplier portal, Inteva and its suppliers are now able to track quality and delivery through the supply chain, globally.

The Supply & Demand Chain Executive is known as the user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation. The Practitioner Pros to Know is a list of 30 exceptional corporate executives who are leading initiatives to help prepare their companies' supply chains for the significant challenges in the year ahead. It recognizes the many thought leaders who are helping to shape the supply chain industry and advance supply chain as a respected discipline in the enterprise.

"We are always pleased when Plex Online can help companies meet their supply-chain management goals," said Plex Systems CEO Mark Symonds. "We congratulate Ben for his success in integrating supply chain management data and processes involving 2,500 suppliers around the globe, and we are proud that Plex Online could play a part in this award-winning endeavor." 

The full list of all 2011 Pros to Know was published in the February/March 2011 issue of Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine and an e-book, and is available on the Supply & Demand Chain Executive Website at

About Inteva Products, LLC
Inteva Products, LLC is a leading global supplier offering value-based innovation and environmentally-friendly products that enhance quality and performance serving original equipment manufacturers of automotive, commercial, defense, marine, and industrial vehicles, as well as products for the consumer and recreational markets. Focused on delivering high-value quality, on time and on budget, Inteva has global resources for engineering, manufacturing and customer service for Closure Systems, Interior Systems, Motors and Electronics, and Roof Systems. Inteva is focused on sustained profitable growth, providing excellent customer service and being a best place to work for employees. The company is headquartered in Troy, Michigan and employs over 8,000 people in 18 countries. For more information, please visit

About Plex Systems, Inc.
Plex Systems, Inc. is the developer of Plex Online, a SaaS ERP (software as a service) cloud ERP solution for the manufacturing enterprise. Plex Online offers industry-leading features for virtually every department within a manufacturer, including Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and Quality Management Systems (QMS) for the shop floor, Supply Chain Management (SCM) for procurement, and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) for finance and management. Plex Online's comprehensive functional coverage delivers a "shop floor to top floor" view of a manufacturer's operations, enabling management to run its business at maximum efficiency. Founded in 1995, Plex Systems is headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with customers around the globe. Plex Systems and Plex Online are trademarks of Plex Systems, Inc. More information is available at

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