DUBLIN, CA-- Epicor Software Corporation has announced that Network Products Guide, industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Epicor a finalist in the 8th Annual 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards. Epicor is a finalist in three categories -- "Company Growth of the Year," Epicor ICE Business Architecture in the category of "IT Products and Services for Manufacturing," and, Epicor Training on Demand in the category of "Training, Awareness and Educational Programs."

"It's an honor to be named a finalist in three distinct company and product categories by Network Products Guide for this esteemed industry and peer award," said John Hiraoka, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Epicor. "The recognition is testament to Epicor's innovation and leadership in the development of next-generation enterprise business software solutions that enable our customers to successfully grow their businesses, and further validates our position as a global market leader."

Epicor demonstrated company growth and momentum with several strategic acquisitions during 2012 which strengthened industry offerings and expanded new market opportunities.(1)

The Epicor ICE Business Architecture is a modern and visionary technology platform leveraging Microsoft .NET, that was most recently made available to Epicor Prophet 21 users in November 2012.

Training on Demand (TOD) is the newest online training tool for Epicor Eagle customers. Epicor Eagle is a comprehensive and affordable business management system for small to medium sized retailers across a wide range of industries.

Annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology. Winners will be honored in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 during the 8th annual dinner and presentations.

News Facts

  • Epicor has been named a finalist in three categories of the Network Products Guide 8th Annual IT Industry's Hot Companies and Best Products Awards.
  • Epicor named a finalist in the category of Company Growth of the Year.
  • Epicor ICE Business Architecture named a finalist in the category of IT Products and Services for Manufacturing.
  • Epicor Training on Demand named a finalist in the category of Training, Awareness and Educational Programs.

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(1) Acquisitions included Solarsoft Business Solutions, COGITA Holdings Limited and Internet AutoParts