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Successful ERP Strategy for Reducing Commodity Trading Risk

If the outcome of the UK referendum is any indication, there remains significant uncertainty in the global economy. Today, businesses face risk that stems from many origins: everything from political change, climate related factors such as draught in East and Southern Africa, and the Zika virus in Latin America. Recent forecasts reveal commodity price uncertainty […]

Categories: ERP for distribution, ERP for manufacturing, ERP Functionality

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How Leading CIOs are Doing it Right – Driving Growth and Transforming IT with Microsoft Dynamics AX

While growth in any business is exciting, learning how to deal with growth can sometimes be a struggle. Old processes can no longer keep up to demand, and growing businesses can mean multiple locations, making it much more difficult to coordinate work flows and manage inventory control. AGT Food and Ingredients was no stranger to […]

Categories: ERP for manufacturing, ERP Software Research, Financial management, Microsoft Dynamics ERP Solutions

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How Should Distributors Respond to Amazon and Google?

The customer’s shopping experienced has changed over the years and is poised to change yet again.  Amazon’s industrial supply site, AmazonSupply.com, and Google’s more recent launch of Google Shopping for Suppliers are two strong players in a growing ecommerce marketplace.  How much will the “Amazonization” of ecommerce affect the traditional online sales and what should […]

Categories: Epicor ERP Solutions, ERP for distribution

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Five Benefits of Traceable Data

One of the greatest things to come out of your enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution is traceable data, but what does this really mean for your business?   The ability to put your fingers on important data is really priceless.  Knowing where your raw materials come from, what they cost, what happens when they arrive at […]

Categories: Business Intelligence, Epicor ERP Solutions, ERP for distribution, ERP for manufacturing, ERP Software Information, ERP Software Research, Supply chain management (SCM)

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Don’t let your supply chain be a weak link

The ability to manage your supply chain has a significant effect on the products you supply your customers.  If you can’t get the raw materials in a timely fashion or at the right price, then you risk customer satisfaction.  Know your most reliable suppliers and strengthen business relationships with the others by using Epicor® Distribution […]

Categories: Epicor ERP Solutions, ERP for distribution, ERP for manufacturing, ERP Software Research, Supply chain management (SCM)

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Epicor Announces Cloud Solution for Distributors

Epicor Software Corporation unveiled Epicor Express last week, the on-demand version of the Epicor enterprise resource planning product designed specifically for growing distributors. “Epicor Express can help distributors that have outgrown spreadsheets and manual processes achieve improved operational efficiency and profitability, said Epicor’s director of marketing Chad Meyer. “Epicor Express provides everything a distributor needs […]

Categories: Cloud Based ERP, Epicor ERP Solutions, ERP for distribution, ERP in the Cloud, Hosted/On Demand/SaaS ERP

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