Majiq buys MOPSsys, Sweden, and Ediwise, Canada
Redmond, WA-based Majiq has purchased Eurocon MOPSsys AB thus expanding the complementary solutions both companies can offer the pulp, paper and nonwovens markets.
Based in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden, with an office in Vancouver, BC, MOPSsys supplies pulp and paper mills with process information systems (PIMS) and quality management systems (QMS). With customers worldwide, the MOPS solution is designed to achieve gains in product quality, efficiency and throughput.
“(This) will boost our opportunity to continue the extensive development plan MOPSsys has for both our product MOPS 4.0 and our global business,” said Hans Hallin, CEO, Eurocon MOPSsys. He believes the combination will strengthen MOPSsys’s existing North American and Australasian market
MOPSsys will continue to operate as a separate company while in the same portfolio as Majiq.
• Majiq has also bought Ediwise, Mississauga, ON, from Resolute FP Canada Inc., a subsidiary of Resolute Forest Products Inc. Ediwise provides EDI transaction services, paper inventory management products and services for the publishing and printing industries.
Majiq is part of the Perseus operating group of Constellation Software Inc., an international software company traded publicly on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Perseus acquires, manages, and builds software businesses which provide specialized, mission-critical software solutions.