Why Should You Consider Reshoring Your Manufacturing Business?

The founder of the Reshoring Initiative, Harry Moser, wrote an article last year for Industry Week detailing all of the benefits companies could have if they move producing and sourcing products to the US shores. He hits costs over time right away. Localization, producing near the consumer, often reduces total cost due to shortening supply chains …

If You Reshore to Protect Your IP, Azure Security Provides Peace of Mind

Offshoring manufacturers incurred a significant risk to their intellectual property. While it can be hard to predict how likely your systems will be hacked and your sensitive data compromised, part of the reshoring momentum is the idea that it will become easier to safeguard your IP. In August 2014, the Reshoring Initiative found that only …

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. …

You Can Create a Better Customer Experience When Reshoring Builds on Cloud-based ERP and CRM

In North America and Western Europe, many companies have reshored call centers, support functions, and inside sales operations because the customer experience was abysmal. Operators in the offshore locations often did not understand the mentality of demanding customers and may have lacked the training and product knowledge that would have made them more effective. Offshoring …

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 …

Reshoring: One of the great manufacturing success stories

What happens in reshoring? Reshoring is when Manufacturers and other production companies move their formerly offshored operations from China, India, Latin America, and other regions back to North America. Initially, shortly after the turn of the millennium, while other companies still offshored with gusto, a handful of specialty manufacturers realized that offshoring did not enable …