Agile to Acquire Prodika for Vertical Support

By Renee Boucher Ferguson  |  Posted 2006-06-28 Print this article Print

The acquisition will round out Agile's PLM offerings—and make the company a more tempting target for acquisition itself.

PLM software developer Agile Software announced June 28 its entrance into the process manufacturing sector with the acquisition of Prodika. The terms of the deal were undisclosed. Prodika develops PLM (product lifecycle management) software for the consumer packaged goods industry, with a particular emphasis on the process-heavy, recipe-dependent food and beverage sector.
A relative upstart—Prodika was founded in 1999—its software helps companies create and manage product information, and collaborate on information related to product design, development and introduction.
Read more here about Agiles 2003 acquisition of Tradec. Prodikas software is based on the on-demand model of delivery