SUN Automation Group and eProductivity Software Forge New Partnership in North America’s Corrugated Sector

eProductivity Software (ePS), a global leader in transformational technology, purpose-built to empower the packaging and corrugated industries, is delighted to announce a strategic partnership with SUN Automation Group® (SUN), a global leader in providing innovative solutions to the global corrugated industry. This collaboration marks a significant step in ePS’ expansion strategy for its flagship CorrSuite, (formerly known as CTI), a comprehensive suite of end-to-end ERP and MES technology solutions, and Escada, its closed-loop corrugator control system, technologies that help to streamline processes, increase efficiency and maximize profitability, in the North American region.

The partnership between ePS and SUN Automation is poised to help corrugated box manufacturers be more efficient and productive. By combining ePS’ manufacturing execution software solutions with SUN Automation’s unmatched equipment innovation and maintenance software technology, customers can anticipate a holistic approach that fosters revenue growth while optimizing operating and production processes.

“We are excited to join forces with an industry icon like SUN Automation Group to provide more value to our customers in North America,” said Aleks Zlatic, General Manager, Packaging at eProductivity Software. “In today’s dynamic box-making environment, challenges such as fluctuating demand, and continued scarcity of skilled labor, converters need to exceed product quality demands while staying competitive. The only way to do that is with the latest technology in AI-based scheduling, total shop floor visibility and break-down prediction. This partnership underscores our commitment to enabling our mutual customers to achieve new heights of success in an ever-evolving industry.”

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, ePS boasts over three decades of experience in providing cutting-edge technology solutions tailored to the unique needs of the packaging and print sectors. The company’s dedication to customer success aligns seamlessly with SUN Automation’s philosophy of exceptional service and care, ensuring a collaborative partnership that will shape the industry landscape.

“We are thrilled to announce our transformative partnership with ePS. In this era of interconnected systems, the ePS – Helios collaboration empowers businesses with the seamless flow of data, igniting a new era of operational efficiency,” said Greg Jones, Executive Vice President at SUN Automation Group.

Commenting on the partnership, Gokul Gopakumar, Vice President of Technology and Business Development at SUN Automation Group, adds, “With the ability to synergize ePS data and machine insights through Helios, customers can now unveil hidden patterns, pinpoint machine settings impacting waste, and decode downtime causes with unprecedented accuracy. Together, these solutions extend the horizons of what businesses can achieve, enabling them to harness the full potential of their assets, data, and talents to drive unparalleled success.”

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