Modern, Mobile ERP in the Cloud Helps You Build a Workforce That Aligns With Your Goals

Many reshoring manufacturers have ambitious goals for their transition. For them, it’s not primarily about saving costs or simplifying logistics and compliance processes. They want to get closer to their customers through greater responsiveness and direct collaboration. They aim to profit from fast-moving, high-value innovation. An educated, motivated workforce is essential in achieving these goals. …

Reshoring Manufacturers Find Success in the Cloud [Infographic]

Reshoring manufacturers have been seeing plenty of success by bringing their operations back within the boundaries of the United States. There have been major advancements with cloud ERP systems that sit at the center of manufacturing organizations that take some of the complexity of a major initiative like reshoring off the shoulders of executives worrying about …

Cloud-based ERP Makes the Lives of Reshoring Manufacturers Easier

When manufacturers think about reshoring operations to North America from an offshore location in another region, business management technology may not always be treated with the priority it deserves. In addition, some manufacturers do not give enough strategic consideration to reshoring and its opportunities for creating a leaner, more customer-centric, more innovative business. As a …

How to Use the Advanced Warehousing Application More Efficiently for Warehouse Workers

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations can be as frustrating as it is useful when it comes to managing inventory in the warehouse. Its Advanced Warehousing App can make warehouse management and the jobs of warehouse workers quite easy and efficient, but only if you know a certain secret the app holds within. Whenever a warehouse …

How to Email Purchase Orders in Dynamics 365 for Operations

Any buyer or purchase coordinator would be delighted to find out how easy it is to send a purchase order (PO) to the correct email address of the vendor, right from Dynamics 365 for Operations. The good news is that it is indeed very easy. However, there is potential for some confusion in the setup of the “primary contact” email addresses. Let’s start at the beginning.

Industrial Equipment Manufacturing: Manufacturing Projects vs Construction Projects – What’s the Difference?

There are fundamental differences between manufacturing and construction projects from an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system perspective. In a manufacturing project, there is typically a bill of material (BOM) for the finished product. The product may be complex and the BOM will have many levels, but the end result will yield one BOM for the …

10 ERP Selection Steps You Must Take for Implementation Success

Selecting an enterprise resource planning (ERP) or business management solution is a time-consuming task and can be an expensive decision. Choosing the wrong one for your unique business could halt your company moving forward, and since 68 percent of software implementations encounter severe issues or even fail, it’s important to prepare thoroughly before selecting a …

Find a Perfect Midmarket ERP with This One Chart for Manufacturing and Distribution

Wish that when finding an ERP system, you could get a basic idea of what options you’ll need before picking up the phone or typing out an email? While product feature sheets can go on for pages, they don’t always make it easy to plot what types of businesses are a good fit for the …

5 ERP Selection Tips for Your Organization

Choosing the right enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for your organization is a key component to a successful ERP implementation. Many times, implementations that fail to meet expectations and organization needs are a result of poor ERP selection methodology. What is ERP selection methodology? ERP selection methodology is the process for selecting the best ERP …