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Best Practices for Inventory Management

Inventory management is an important topic for businesses. Without sound inventory management practices, your company runs the risk of spending too much on inventory. Worse, you run the risk of turning customers away by running out of inventory. Good inventory...

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Data Supply Chain Models for Business Intelligence

Are you looking for business intelligence software? Business intelligence thrives on a steady stream of data collected from systems and departments throughout your company. Many companies seeking a BI solution assume that it incorporates supply chain data, but not...

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Acumatica Making Exciting Changes Late 2017

Acumatica offers a user-friendly software that’s a favorite among companies seeking a flexible cloud-based accounting system. Many companies say their employees find it easy to learn, which shortens ramp-up time. Others rave about Acumatica’s additional packages that...

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Secrets of CRM Success

Implementing a new CRM system is a lot like Christmas. It takes months of planning and research, but in the end, "unwrapping" your new system makes it all worthwhile. Now that the system is in place and you’ve done the hard part, what’s next? Getting the most from...

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The Why of BI

What’s the Big Deal With Business Intelligence (BI) Anyway? Compared with established business technology like ERP systems or warehouse management software (WMS), Business Intelligence (BI) is a relative newcomer. But that hasn’t kept BI from quickly becoming an...

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Sage Accounts Payable Automation

The #1 Customer-Requested Add-on According to a 2017 survey that Sage conducted of customers, accounts payable automation was the most requested new functionality. So, it should come as no surprise that Sage recently introduced Sage AP Automation powered by Beanworks....

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Supply Chain Management and ERP

The Delphi Group asked 23 global manufacturers questions about the impact of ERP on supply chain management. The study found many interesting results, but among them, these three stood out as the perceived impact of ERP upon the supply chain. The integration of...

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Cloud-Based ERP Changing Manufacturing

About 25% of small manufacturers use cloud-based software, while 20% are looking to expand into cloud software. These and other statistics back up what we know about cloud-based ERP: manufacturers can tap into powerful software that was once the purview of larger...

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Changes to the World of Accounting: Are You Ready?

What can you say when a profession has been relatively the same for over 1,000 years? Double entry bookkeeping was invented around 1,000 years ago, and not much has changed in the world of accounting until today. Now, with the emergence of powerful cloud-based...

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What to Look for in an Inventory Management System

Inventory management systems have come a long way from cumbersome, self-created spreadsheets. Today’s inventory management systems integrate with your back-office software while simultaneously pushing information to your shopping cart system. Most integrate with your...

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Tips for Ensuring Manufacturing Quality

Ensuring quality throughout the manufacturing process is one of the biggest challenges that companies face. In a fiercely competitive industry such as manufacturing, any advantage you can bring to your processes can help set your company apart. Providing high-quality...

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Technology Trends in Accounting: What You Need to Know

Accounting may seem like a field in which few things change, but that’s not true. Not only do accounting rules and regulations change over time, but technology that facilitates accounting and financial management—enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, business...

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Social Media Marketing Tips for Manufacturers

Although social media marketing seems more like the purview of business-to-consumer (B2C) companies, it is used successfully by many business-to-business (B2B) companies, too. That includes manufacturers and distributors. These tips can help any business successfully...

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Remove Bottlenecks in Your Supply Chain with Better Software

Slow Productivity and Increase Costs Result from Manufacturing Bottlenecks Supply chain management software can make your manufacturing operations more efficient. If all goes well, it’s no problem to produce the same amount of widgets as you’ve always produced. But...

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