Syncronex, Inc. has purchased the Print Media Division of Mobile Computing Corporation combining two of the leading providers of mobile solutions for newspapers and adding solutions for distributors. This division includes MCC’s Single Copy solution and its back office and circulation management solutions. With this transaction Syncronex becomes the largest provider of mobile worker technology for the newspaper and media distribution market The combined company will be better able to provide innovative solutions to the publishing industry.
The company will continue to operate out of the existing locations in Bellevue, Washington and Charlottesville, Virginia. The merged company will provide a platform for growth and a high level of support for existing customers and products. All employees will remain with the organization in their existing locations and the current products will be maintained and enhanced.
The technologies are a perfect fit, creating improvements that both companies would have eventually developed on their own”, explained Rob Compton, Syncronex Chief Technology Officer. “Now we have the technology and know how to improve our existing products while being innovative with new offerings.
Mark Liles, who will continue as General Manager of the Charlottesville office, declared,
We are extremely excited about the possibilities and new life of the company created with the new ownership. For employees and customers of the Print Media Division we are coming full circle and back to our roots as a software developer focused on the publishing sector. We’re looking forward to improving what we offer while finding new ways to provide value for our customers.”
The company will now have the ability to serve large and small newspaper publishers and media distributors. The broader offering will help publishers remain competitive while driving down costs of distribution in an ever-changing industry.
This is a game changer for Syncronex that will dramatically improve our business and give us the tools to pursue opportunities presented to us by our customers. We have always listened closely to customer requests and will be better equipped to act. Responsiveness to customers is a key element for us and with these additional resources we intend to improve on that track record. The team in Charlottesville is well seasoned with deep knowledge of the industry that will be critical to our future success”, said Mike Pirello, President.
About Mobile Computing Corporation (USA)
Mobile Computing Corporation (USA) MCC is a leading provider of mobile workforce automation solutions for field service and distribution. With over 20 years of experience, MCC understands the challenges facing organizations that depend on mobile workers to deliver value to their customers. MCC solutions automate critical customer and field processes resulting in increased mobile workforce efficiency, improved management visibility, and superior customer service. MCC customers benefit from a rapid and measurable return?on-investment. The MCC product suite integrates dispatch and scheduling, workflow management, GPS tracking and mapping, and business intelligence, with advanced and secure wireless technologies. For more information about MCC, visit www.mobilecom.com or call 800-392-8651.