SEAMS 2015 National Networking Conference Highlights

The SEAMS National Networking Conference was held this year in Nashville, Tennessee, a blossoming fashion and apparel design market. With the aim of spurring growth through networking and educational seminars, SEAMS brought together people in the sewn products industry from across the U.S.

Apparel East 2015 Highlights

Apparel East 2015 was better than ever, with the addition of the Apparel Executive Share Group being a valuable event to kick off the proceedings one day prior to the start of the conference. The Pre-Conference Executive Share Group served as a forum for apparel brand and retail executives to discuss important topics, industry trends, and personal experiences. PA Group … Read More

Webinar Recap – The Internet of Things, Coming to a Textile Factory Near You

Our October Business Genius Webinar was focused on the relationship between the Internet of Things and the textile factory floor. While this may sound strange, we already have Internet connected Things all around us. We’ve seen how the Internet connected cell phone has completely changed the way we live, work, and play. How will manufacturing be affected when we start connecting devices and … Read More

IFAI Expo 2015 Recap

We made our way to sunny California to attend the 2015 IFAI Expo in Anaheim. PA Group was a featured exhibitor, in attendance to support the North American textile manufacturing industry through our advanced ERP, CRM, and MES technology. During the show, we were able to talk with exhibitors and attendees alike, witnessing first-hand the innovative thinking happening at a … Read More

PA Group Named to Accounting Today’s Top 100 VARs for 2015

July 20, 2015 – Chattanooga, TENN. – PA Group USA has been named by Accounting Today as one of the Top 100 Value Added Resellers (VARs) of accounting and ERP software in North America. Accounting Today’s annual report recognizes the resellers of accounting and ERP software who provide an exceptional quality of service and ability to deliver, then ranks them by revenue.

PA Group Named to 2015 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club

Microsoft recognizes PA Group for commitment to customers.

presidents club stacked 2015July 20, 2015 (CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.) – PA Group, certified Microsoft partners specializing in Dynamics AX ERP and Dynamics CRM for textile and apparel manufacturers, has been named to the 2015 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club. This achievement is a direct result of PA Group’s outstanding dedication to customer satisfaction through the delivery of innovative business solutions.

Southern Textile Association Annual Meeting 2015 Highlights

PA Group Employees Bob Buechel, Evan Bissonette, and Jonathan Eakes

The 2015 Southern Textile Association held their annual meeting June 14-16 during the heat of early summer in Hilton Head, SC with the aim of drawing together the influential leaders and visionaries of the textile industry in the Southeast. It was held jointly with the Fiber Buyers Groups and was centered on the theme “The Renaissance of the U.S. Textile Industry…An Industry Vital to the U.S.” As was the case in past years, the event did not disappoint – we were treated to a number of engaging presentation topics and speakers, a slew of enjoyable activities, and valuable networking opportunities. PA Group was proud to be a premier sponsor of the event for the third year in a row, and we were happy to be among textile industry peers to learn, connect, and enjoy ourselves.

PA Group Hosts Dynamics AX 2012 R3 Warehouse and Transportation Webinar

PA Group hosted a July 11, 2015 webinar with a focus on the manufacturing supply chain and how technology has enabled us to manage it more effectively. Using a true-to-life scenario, we demonstrated how the newest advancements found in the Warehouse & Transportation modules of Dynamics AX R3 have allowed manufacturers to improve their processes.

PA Group Publishes MES Case Study with Phifer Inc

PA Group Software Enhances Lean Manufacturing Operations at World’s Largest Insect Screening Manufacturer

June 10, 2015 (Chattanooga, Tenn.)—PA Group USA is implementing manufacturing software solutions at Phifer, Incorporated that will enhance lean manufacturing practices. PA Group has fully implemented machine monitoring, planning and scheduling, and product life cycle management (PLM) software solutions in one Phifer manufacturing division with two more scheduled to go live this summer. Phifer is based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and has grown to become the world’s largest manufacturer of aluminum and fiberglass insect screening.