Open Systems, Inc. Acquires ProcessPro for Strategic Growth


(MINNEAPOLIS, MN – January 18, 2016) Open Systems, Inc., a leading provider of business software, announced that ProcessPro has joined Open Systems. Based in St. Cloud, Minnesota, ProcessPro is a prominent mid-market ERP software company specializing in solutions for process manufacturing in a variety of industries.

The merger positions ProcessPro to access new markets by expanding their geographical presence and leveraging a large development organization to extend the functionality of the software and remain at the forefront of technology. The ProcessPro division will continue to enhance their software products, serve their clients, and pursue prospects seeking solutions for process manufacturing ERP in the food and beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, cosmetic, and specialty chemical industries.

“We are very excited about ProcessPro joining the Open Systems team,” said Dr. Michael Bertini, CEO of Open Systems, Inc. “ProcessPro brings over 30 years of proven solutions, complementary vertical markets, and extensive expertise in process manufacturing. It’s great to join forces with another Minnesota-based company with decades of technological innovation and success.”

 “Open Systems has a history of success growing vertical solutions by leveraging the strengths of their core business,” stated Joe Blauert, ProcessPro CEO. “This is a significant step forward and will enable the ProcessPro division to increase the value delivered to our client base.”

Media Contact: Carla Alarcon, Open Systems, Inc. 952-403-5737

About Open Systems, Inc.

Open Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of powerful business, accounting, CRM, ERP, and mobile software solutions for organizations in many industries, including distribution, manufacturing, and nonprofit. Open Systems recently celebrated 39 years of serving customers with cutting-edge technologies, and adaptable business solutions. Products offered include Microsoft.NET and SQL Server-based TRAVERSE for the Microsoft platform, and Java-based OSAS for Windows, Mac, and Linux users. For more information on Open Systems products, call 800-328-2276 or visit

About ProcessPro

ProcessPro is a leading mid-market ERP software solution for the process manufacturing industry. Designed specifically for manufacturers that combine batches for mixtures, ProcessPro seamlessly integrates all aspects of plant operations, from beginning order entry through manufacturing, packaging, shipping, inventory, and accounting. ProcessPro has been serving the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, nutritional supplement, cosmetic, and specialty chemical industries for over 30 years. More information about ProcessPro is available at

Tags: Press