Specialty Coatings Producer Makes the Clear Choice with Vicinity Manufacturing™

Vicinity software selected to unify ReNew Systems Group business operations.

Marietta, GA, October 01, 2008 --(PR.com)-- Vicinity Manufacturing™ announces today that ReNew Systems Group has chosen Vicinity software to streamline business operations in their Eldorado, Kansas headquarters. ReNew Systems Group (RSG) develops and manufactures the latest in advanced specialty coatings using water-borne and nano-particle technology. ReNew Systems group will implement Vicinity and Microsoft Dynamics™ GP to replace two nonintegrated software systems to support the company’s continued growth.

Vicinity Manufacturing is proud to be working with such an exciting company as the ReNew Systems Group. Vicinity hopes to aid ReNew Systems Group in their goal of creating the next generation of advanced chemical coatings and water-based solutions. Serving the aviation and marine industries since 1987, RSG specialty coatings brands include: ReNew Refinishing System, Insignia Specialty Coatings, Element One, and ReNew Coatings. Because of the unique research and development capabilities in Eldorado, lead by one of the most recognized and experienced chemists in the coatings industry; ReNew Systems Group has worked with such prestigious names as NASA, Lockheed-Martin, and Cessna Aviation.

Vicinity was selected to improve inventory and lot control, formulation and lab management, regulatory/compliance reporting, Quality Control (QC) results and tracking, and material cost planning. The selection of Vicinity, along with the introduction of Microsoft Dynamics GP will integrate all aspects of ReNew’s manufacturing and business operations into a single cohesive ERP system.

ReNew Systems Group employees are anxiously awaiting the new integrated system. Support Services Manager Kari Hull states, “What I liked about Vicinity was its out-of-the-box functionality. After struggling to work with a non- integrated ERP system, I was excited to finally find a simple, user-friendly formula manufacturing solution. Vicinity will absolutely benefit ReNew Systems Group as we continue to expand and develop our specialty coatings products” An estimated implementation date for the Vicinity system is scheduled for early January 2009.

About Vicinity Manufacturing, Inc. –
Vicinity is the premier software solution for formula-based manufacturing. Our clients include those from the food, chemical, pharmaceutical, and fragrance industry. The Vicinity solution extends the industry leading Microsoft Dynamics™ financial and distribution offerings to deliver a powerful and flexible ERP package. Vicinity Manufacturing™ streamlines the coordination of converting raw materials to finished goods improving productivity, reducing product loss, and increasing profit. Vicinity recognizes the unique needs of batch manufacturers, addressing such requirements as multiple formula management, lot tracking, batch ticket processing, QC test results and tracking, shop floor scheduling, compliance documentation, CoA/MSDS/HAZ BoL, and country of origin. As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Vicinity Manufacturing will help put together the missing element in your formula manufacturing business solution.

Call 770-412-2467 x.282, email them at info@vicinitymanufacturing.com or visit www.vicinitymanufacturing.com

Brooke Webb
770-421-2467 x.280

Vicinity Manufacturing, Inc.
Brooke Webb
770-421-2467 x.280