News

Joining the Advisory Council for the CGE. We are proud to announce that Jeff Lem, President of Pi, has been invited to join the Advisory Council for the Centre of Global Enterprise (CGE) at the Schulich School of Business at York University.  The mission of the Centre is to enable more of Canada's small and medium-sized firms to take fuller advantage of global opportunities.  The SMEs will be the engine of Canada's economic growth in the years ahead; the firms that ensure Canada's future competitiveness.  CGE, working in collaboration with other like-minded organizations, is playing a significant role in helping these companies grow beyond our borders.

 

February 2016. Richmond Hill, ON.  Accolade Group, a leading sports apparel manufacturer of Levelwear and Kewl brands, chooses RF Plus to support their growing warehousing and materials operations.

 

January 2016. Milton, ON. Trans-Mit Steel a division of Mitsui & Co. has chosen RF Plus for their finished goods tracking. Trans-Mit was established in 2013 and produces high quality semi-finished steel products for automotive and general industry.

 

Professional Certification. Jeff Lem, President has passed his final examinations for his P.MM (Professional in Materials Management). Awarded through the Materials Handling and Management Society of Ontario, the Professional in Materials Management designation is designed to acknowledge those individuals who have demonstrated that they have earned the right to be recognized as Professionals in Materials Management through professional training and/or experience.  The process for attaining this designation requires successful completion of the Materials Handling Management Society of Ontario's professional education program and comprehensive final examination.

 

December 2015. Easton, MDThe Whalen Company, pioneering manufacturer of HVAC vertical stack riser heat-exchanger fan coil units and water-source heat pumps for apartments, hotels and assisted living facilities has chosen  RF Plus to support their warehouse expansion.  

 

RF Plus Upgrades in 2016. Mohan Mohendran, Team Lead Software Group has announced the list of enhancements to RF Plus. "These new featureswill keep our product at the forefront of the industry and allow our customers to further improve upon their warehouse processes."  See our Blog for more details.

 

November 2015. London, ON. Crawford Provincial Supply  a growing and leading distributor of quality packaging products and equipment solutions with three warehouses in London ON,  Brampton ON, and Texas has chosen RF Plus for their warehouse management needs.

 

ERP Selection. Markham, ON. Pi has chosen Visual ERP from Infor as their inhouse financial and planning sytem and Synergy Resources as the implementor. According to Jeff Lem, President, "this selection underscores our commitment to the Visual community and will give us a great foundation from which we can grow but also allow us to better service and position our products and services to customers using this best in class ERP."

 

October 2015. Markham, ON. Pi has entered into a learning agreement with the  University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt (FHWS) and will provide RF Plus software, training, and support for their ERP software labratory. FHWS is a state university, and offers a wide range of practice-oriented and future-oriented study programmes with more than 30 degree courses at ten faculties and five research institutes. Almost 9,000 students are enrolled in the faculties at the two locations in Würzburg and Schweinfurt.

 

NewSales & Marketing Director. Dave Carson, BA, MBA has joined Pi and will be incharge of our sales and marketing functions. With over 15 years experience in the hi-tech industry Dave was most recently employed in a senior marketing role at Rogers designing enterprise solutions. Prior to Rogers he was a national marketing manager at Allstream.

 

Pharmasol Corporation a contract manufacturer of pharmaceutical and personal care products has chosen RF Plus.  They are based out of South Easton, MA.

 

September 2015. Cumberland, WI.  Ardisam a design and manufacturing company that specializes in producing a variety of seasonal products to enhance outdoor activities from ice fishing to hunting has chosen RF Plus.

 

August 2015. Markham, ON. Pi announces it's latest version of RF Plus 6.0 and will be compatible with Visual 8.0 and NAV 2015. RF Plus wil also contain a number of enhancements: KPI/Metrics Dashboard, Labor Productivity Analysis, Warehouse Execution Tasks - directed picking, smart replenishment, and RFID module for enhanced traceability. will 6.0 will be made available in October.  

 

July 2015. Markham, ON. Pi announces its new Board of Advisors. The Board includes Jeff Lem, President, Steven Karrys, Bill Dube, and Kevin Tribe. Mr. Karrys was formerly the CEO of Karrys Distributing and has a strong background in logistics and food distribution, Mr. Dube is a serial entrepreneur with ownership in a number of manufacturing companies in Canada and the USA. Mr. Tribe is the managing partner of Tequity Inc. a company specialising in M&A activities. Prior to Tequity, Mr. Tribe was co-founder of Point Force Technology a software company focused in the warehouse management area.  

 

June 2015. Hauppauge, NYBio-Botanica a leading manufacturer of vitamins has chosen RF Plus to manage their newly expanded warehouse.

 

June 2015. Abottsford, BCBE Pressure has gone live with RF Plus integrated into Syspro ERP. BEP specializes in the production of premium and commercial pressure washers.

 

March 1 2015. Markham, ON. Portable Intelligence Inc. (Pi) officially is launched. The new company is the spin off from qdata's software group. Company's software properties includes award winning RF Plus, TM Plus, and Mobile Plus. All software clients will also be transitioned to the new company. Pi's personnel includes the co-founder of qdata, Jeff Lem, President and the software team led by Mohan Mohendran, Team Lead/Sr. Developer and Blair Gibson, Project Manager/Client Services.