Leveraging the power of ERP to optimize inventory management
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by Marius Wessels
2M ago
Manufacturers and distributors can optimize their inventory management using some of the latest emerging technologies, including machine learning, data analytics, artificial intelligence, and cloud computing. Using proven inventory management processes, supply chain design, and planning helps optimize your stock. Whatever inventory management methodology is chosen, the realization that supply chains are vulnerable will require a re-assessment of practices and KPIs to keep goods flowing in a predictable and manageable way. Where to start with inventory management?  Inventory exists because ..read more
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The role of inventory management and inventory optimization in ERP
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by Matthew Gordon-Box
2M ago
Inventory management and inventory optimization in ERP is important because it provides a buffer to balance out the uncertainties between demand and supply. However, while it can be viewed positively, holding inventory also creates problems. Physical space used by stock comes at a cost –  inventory ties up cash and working capital which could be better deployed elsewhere. As an asset on a company’s balance sheet, reduced inventory results in a higher return on assets. In a recent survey, 40% of respondents mentioned rising inventory costs as a top business risk. So if inventory costs mone ..read more
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Going digital: B2B eCommerce and what it means for manufacturers and distributors
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by Sanjay Ejantkar
2M ago
The increasing transition from traditional sales channels to digital commerce using B2B eCommerce isn’t breaking news for manufacturers. It’s a strategic move you’ve likely pondered over countless meetings and budget reviews. There’s also the lingering concern: “Are we just too late to the game?” Over the past three to five years in particular, more manufacturers have identified or accelerated their eCommerce plans. As recently as 2021, survey data reveals that 98% of manufacturers have, are, or are planning to implement an eCommerce strategy. Compelling motivators include contending with a co ..read more
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ECommerce for Manufacturers: How an ERP can Help with Order Fulfillment
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by Matthew Gordon-Box
2M ago
For manufacturers, prioritizing a seamless order fulfillment experience is key to driving repeat business. In these times where customer expectations are higher than ever, efficient order fulfillment is no longer a luxury — it’s a critical competitive advantage. However, to meet these expectations, manufacturers need to ensure a smooth flow of information between their eCommerce platform and core business functions such as inventory, finance, production, shipping, and logistics. Let’s explore how manufacturing businesses can optimize their fulfillment processes for success. What is order fulfi ..read more
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Advanced Manufacturing: Top ERP Trends to Watch in 2024
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by Matthew Gordon-Box
2M ago
ERP trends 2024 – achieving business success through the use of innovative technologies Now that Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are firmly established, we expect to see a massive take-up of these technologies by manufacturers in 2024. Ever-evolving business requirements are another strong influencer as manufacturers strive to improve business processes and efficiencies. Together, these factors will change the way manufacturers view the potential of ERP software. It’s a sizable market, with research conducted by HG Insights stating that 1.4 million companies are expected to spend ..read more
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Is your manufacturing business ready for ERP solutions?
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by Steve Bassaw
3M ago
Replace accounting software that your business may have outgrown Orders are up, business is booming, and your manufacturing operation is expanding. The growth of your company is exciting, but expansion can present many new challenges. As your operation gets bigger, you will probably need to replace accounting software and investigate potential upgrades for your systems. Some signs that you need to replace accounting software or it needs an upgrade include: You are still using many manual processes and Excel spreadsheets Your team is spending tons of time completing menial tasks in accounting ..read more
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ERP Resellers: 4 Factors to Consider When Evaluating Vendors
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by Lou Sassano
3M ago
Choosing an ERP Vendor Partner: Key Considerations for Success with SYSPRO As a software reseller or system integrator, your success is intrinsically tied to the solutions and company you choose to represent. Your future growth and your bottom line are directly impacted by the tangibles—and intangibles—a software vendor can offer, so the selection of a partner is critical. If you’re looking for an ERP vendor to partner with or seeking to add another software provider to your portfolio, there are four key considerations you should weigh during your evaluation. A proven company that has your ba ..read more
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How to Improve your Manufacturing Processes with Business Intelligence
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by Jamie Veinot
4M ago
For manufacturers, having the right business intelligence on hand at the right time can eliminate the guesswork from decision making, offering real-time visibility into business processes so you can anticipate your next move. Think of it like looking through a windshield on a clear day when you’re driving, compared to navigating in the fog. But producing timely, accurate and relevant business reports is not as easy as it sounds. In recent years, the amount of data available to most companies has exploded. Yet many organizations struggle to support, filter and manage it. Common issues include ..read more
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Four easy warehouse wins for your manufacturing or distribution business
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by Jamie Veinot
5M ago
Many manufacturers struggle to optimize warehouse productivity and attract skilled employees. Inefficient working conditions and manual work only worsen the problem. In fact, the latest figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics in the U.S. put annual warehouse turnover rates at 43 percent. That’s where automation comes into play. An ERP system that incorporates a cutting-edge warehouse management system (WMS) can help you optimize processes, streamline workflows and decrease errors. The benefits include happy customers (due to on-time deliveries); increased employee satisfaction (because aut ..read more
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Applying MRP with ERP in a modern manufacturing environment
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by Matthew Gordon-Box
5M ago
Material Requirements Planning for a modern manufacturing environment Material Requirements Planning (MRP) is software that helps companies estimate the required quantities of raw materials, maintain inventory levels, and ensure manufacturing has all the items needed to make products to satisfy demand. MRP is one of the early inventory management systems and has been widely adopted by manufacturers. Compared to the world when MRP was introduced, when it was accepted to take several days for an MRP run, doing it quickly is critical. The difference of course is that business processes are more i ..read more
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