COMPSEE To Operate As POSDATA Group – AIDC, Effective Immediately

Control Solutions, Inc., parent company of COMPSEE, announced today that it will be named POSDATA Group, Inc., effective immediately. The name change is part of a re-branding initiative and corporate restructuring.

“The rebranding will allow us to better leverage our marketing efforts and create a greater impact on the market” said Jeffrey Creighton, company President.  “All parts of the business will now go to market as POSDATA Group as we emphasize our leadership position in providing a full range of transaction processing technologies.”

The automatic identification, mobile computing and wireless networking part of the company, previously doing business as COMPSEE, will operate now as POSDATA Group – AIDC.

Bill McCubbins, Executive Vice President, will be responsible for managing sales of all product lines.   In addition to AIDC products, POSDATA Group markets payment systems and devices, managed services such as logistics, deployment and key injection, and mobile software solutions for field data collection.

The name change will be phased in across all aspects of the business in the relatively near future.

About POSDATA Group

POSDATA Group is a leading payment systems distributor as well as a nationwide AIDC VAR and integrator.

POSDATA Group provides AIDC, mobile computing and RF systems, labeling systems and data collection solutions for a variety of markets, including manufacturing, distribution, transportation, retail, construction and healthcare.

POSDATA Group is also the most knowledgeable and trusted distributor of payment systems and devices in the United States, with full key injection and deployment capabilities.

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A downloadable version of this press release is available here. For more information on POSDTA Group, visit the POSDATA website here.

For inquiries, contact Mike Kapp
POSDATA Group, Inc.
1-800-852-3282
mike.kapp@posdata.com

Jeffrey Creighton Becomes President and CEO of Control Solutions, Inc.

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Jeffrey Creighton

Gig Harbor, WA: Control Solutions, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Jeffrey Creighton as President and CEO effective April 1, 2015. Creighton replaces retiring CEO Richard Mahmarian, who will continue to serve as the company’s Chairman of the Board.

Jeffery Creighton joined Control Solutions in April, 2014 and serves as Executive Vice President and General Manager, Operations. “Having worked closely over the past year with the company’s management and front line employees, I am honored to have the opportunity to now lead the Control Solutions team,” said Creighton. “My focus will be to compete aggressively in the marketplace, while continuing to build the company’s service capabilities and brand recognition.”

Richard Mahmarian

Richard Mahmarian

Richard Mahmarian has served as CEO and President of Control Solutions since 2003 when he led an investment team to acquire the company. The company has grown steadily since then, with 2014 revenues increasing 12% from 2013. “I am proud of the company’s growth in our targeted markets,” said Mahmarian. “I have enjoyed working with the dedicated team members at Control Solutions, and look forward to continuing to serve the company on the Board.”

 

About Control Solutions, Inc.

Control Solutions is a nationwide AIDC VAR and integrator doing business through its COMPSEE trading name and is a leading payment system distributor doing business as POSDATA.

Control Solutions was founded in 1984 to provide supply chain management solutions to U.S. manufacturing and distribution companies.  Leveraging the rapid growth of the Auto-ID industry and the increased demand for mobility systems, Control Solutions has since expanded its product offering to include mobility and RF systems, labeling systems and data collection solutions for a variety of markets, including manufacturing, distribution, transportation, retail, construction and healthcare.

Deploying Mobile Devices To Your Workforce

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After 28 years with POSDATA, industry expert Nick D’Uva knows a thing or two about field mobility applications and how to deploy mobile computers to the workforce. He recently shared his insights on this logistically challenging topic, diving deep into software and hardware requirements, step-by-step logistics for deployment and ongoing management techniques.

This extensive case study is now available in on our POSDATA Resources page and accessible directly here. 

You can also navigate directly to the section of your choice:

  1. The Software Requirements
  2. The Hardware Requirements
  3. Logistics for Rolling the Solution Out
  4. Managing the Operation on a Daily Basis

Announcing Mid-Year Pricing Discounts

POSDATA’s primary scanner and terminal suppliers (Motorola, Intermec/Honeywell) have recently announced mid-year price reductions on many of their most popular data collection terminals. This presents an excellent opportunity to purchase “refresh” terminals for your existing applications, or take advantage of special pricing for new deployments.

There are two ways to take advantage of these discounts:

1) Call us at 1-800-628-3888 and ask for “Mid-Year Pricing Discounts”

2) Fill out the following form letting us know what you are looking for:

POSDATA Releases Asset Management Software

POSDATA, a software developer and systems integrator of mobile data collection solutions, has announced the release and installation of their new Asset Management software. The new software provides organizations with a comprehensive solution for managing and tracking high dollar and/or circulating assets. In addition, a specific version of the software, Tool and Equipment Management, is being targeted to Construction and other companies that are responsible for maximizing the productivity of tool operations. The new software complements the company’s existing PowerTrack mobile solution for tracking labor, material and equipment usage and other field data.

Hunter Roberts Construction Group is using the software to manage assets ranging from IT equipment to tools. According to Jason Burns, Vice President, Technology,

“we are continuing to expand the usage of the application across our company. The software is allowing us to take greater control of our assets at corporate locations as well as our construction sites. POSDATA has been very responsive during our implementation.”

According to Billy Graham, President of POSDATA, “the Asset Management and Tool & Equipment Management applications will greatly expand our solution offerings for a number of vertical markets, including construction, healthcare, and public utilities. Using this software, our customers will be able to lower their costs from lost or stolen assets, increase the utilization of their asset base and boost the overall return on their assets.”

The new Asset Management and Tool and Equipment Management applications are enterprise class applications that feature comprehensive search, asset detail lookups, asset movements and assignments to individuals through a check-out /check-in process. Mobile handheld devices, PC workstations, barcode labeling and scanning are fully supported.

POSDATA is a division of Control Solutions, Inc. Founded in 1980, POSDATA is a leader in the application of automated data collection technologies and mobility solutions. POSDATA offers a comprehensive range of planning and integration services, including wireless network design and consulting services. With corporate offices in Gig Harbor, Washington, POSDATA has its sales headquarters in Melbourne, Florida, and sales offices throughout the United States.