Brief news items on financials, promotions, new hires, awards, special projects, etc., in the distribution information technology industry.
Prophet 21 reported a loss for fiscal year 2001; net loss was $2.2 million, compared with a net income of $0.8 million in fiscal year 2000. Revenues were $40.8 million compared to $46.1 million in 2000.
Bricsnet announced a 5% increase in consolidated revenues for the second quarter of 2001 from Euro 4,088 in the first quarter.
Round of applause
Dimasys is relocating its headquarters from Dallas to Lewisville, Texas. The company decided to build a new facility, The Dimasys Centre, and lease out the extra space until further growth is achieved.
Eclipse received the Golden Web Award from the International Association of Web Masters and Designers.
Datalink Corp. was selected by Hughes Supply (Orlando, Fla.) to design, build and support Hughes' information protection and recovery architecture.
Alliances and partnerships
RedVector.com recently inked deals with eight new partners: Consulting Engineers and Land Surveyors of California, the National Ground Water Association, the National Society of Professional Engineers, software company Cetrus, ChicagolandConstruction.com, ConcreteBrokers.com, EngineerSupply.com and iCivilEngineer.com.
OurHouse.com, a Web site for home products and services, selected ChanneLinx to help build an online business network for exchanging electronic transactions -- purchase orders, ship notices, invoices, inventory reports, etc. -- regardless of the systems being used by trading partners.
Web sites to watch
NEBS.com, a small-business management resource, recently added its Company Colors Work Wear to its online catalog. The new feature allows small-business owners to custom design and order business apparel such as shirts, jackets and hats online.
Energyroadmaps.org is a free, step-by-step guide to retrofitting commercial properties to improve energy efficiency and reduce operating costs. Each RoadMap is presented as a flowchart that outlines the specific steps of the process.
Advance Tabco added online account information to its Web site, www.advancetabco.com. Customers can view customer account data on the Internet, including customer acknowledgments, invoices and lead time scheduled.