SOURCE: Sikich

October 18, 2007 10:06 ET

Nu-Calgon Chooses Sikich and Microsoft Dynamics GP as Software Business Solution

Company Leverages Flexible Technology Solution to Consolidate and Streamline Processes

AURORA, IL--(Marketwire - October 18, 2007) - Nu-Calgon Wholesaler, Inc., based in St. Louis and the market leader in providing specialty chemicals and related products to the HVAC/R industry, has contracted with Sikich to assist with the design and implementation of a business software solution. Nu-Calgon chose Sikich (www.sikich.com) due to the company's business systems expertise as well as their local presence in St. Louis. Sikich corporate offices are in Aurora, IL.

Sikich recommended Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains) Advanced Management Suite to support Nu-Calgon's sales, distribution and financial needs and help them maintain their reputation as the customer service leader in their market.

The solution will improve operating efficiency in the order entry, warehouse operations, and inventory management process resulting in improved customer service by providing better visibility of customer activity and order status and the ability to support growing volumes with existing staff.

As the largest chemical supplier to the HVAC/R industry, Nu-Calgon offers a complete line of branded specialty chemicals and related products to wholesalers across the United States and Canada. In addition, the company provides selected products to plumbing, ice machine and food service wholesalers. Order and sales volume have been grown significantly the past several years which precipitated the need for this new software solution.

Background

Sikich LLP

Sikich LLP is a multi-discipline professional firm providing information technology products and services, public accounting and tax services, operations and management consulting, entrepreneurial services, investment banking, human resources services, marketing services, retirement plan services, and asset management. With more than 225 employees and five offices in Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri, Sikich serves individuals, privately held middle market companies, and governmental and not-for-profit organizations throughout the Midwest. The Technology Division is the ranking Microsoft Dynamics provider in the Midwest and among the top 1% of all Microsoft Dynamics partners worldwide. Visit www.sikich.com to learn more.

Nu-Calgon

Nu-Calgon has a 60+ year history of leadership and product innovation in the air conditioning, refrigeration, plumbing, heating and food service markets. Strategically located in St. Louis where it distributes its products from a 40,000 square foot warehouse, Nu-Calgon has 25 factory sales professionals committed to serving the needs of its customers and their customers. Nu-Calgon's staff is recognized as the technical experts concerning chemicals, compressor lubricants water treatment, and water filtration within their markets. Visit www.nucalgon.com to learn more.

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