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Acumatica ERP Manufacturing Tools: Bill of Materials/Routing

As we discussed in last week’s post, modern manufacturing software solves many challenges and provides invaluable benefits to manufacturers seeking to reduce costs, manage growth, streamline processes and gain a competitive advantage. In this article, which is part 1 in our 3-part Manufacturing Tools Series (Part 2: Material Requirements Planning, Part 3: Production Management)​ we’ll look…

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What is ERP – Manufacturing Management

According to the Manufacturers’ Outlook 2018, a publication put forth by Grant Thornton, more than half of senior executives in the manufacturing industry are expecting orders and sales to increase and profits to rise. The report also found that the top challenges facing the industry in the year to come are: controlling costs, pressures on…

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Acumatica ERP Distribution Tools: Sales Order Management

It used to be enough to deliver quality goods on time, but that is changing as consumer’s expectations are rising and companies continue to push the limits of efficiency and excellent customer experience. Over the past few weeks, we’ve looked at Acumatica’s Advanced Inventory Management and Purchase Order Management modules within the Distribution Management ERP…

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Acumatica ERP Distribution Tools: Purchase Order Management

Purchase orders are an essential tool that ensures businesses stay within their spending budget. Without an effective purchase order management solution, tracking expenses is more difficult, prone to errors and validating delivery reports can be a nightmare. In this article, which is part 2 of our 3-part Distribution Tools Series (Read the overview of Distribution…

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Acumatica ERP Distribution Tools: Advanced Inventory Management

As we discussed in last week’s post, modern distribution business software provides accurate, company-wide inventory data that lets you create proactive, responsive replenishment operations and minimize inventory costs. In this article, which is part 1 in our 3-part Distribution Tools Series (Read the overview of Distribution Management Software here, Part 2 on Purchase Order Management…

What is ERP — Distribution Management

Distributors of any size face many of the same global challenges, including rapidly changing customer demands, complex product inventories and fluctuations in the supply chain. Distributors need a solution that minimizes manual intervention through business automation. This is where an effective ERP solution comes in (for an in-depth discussion on the benefits of ERP, read…

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PC Magazine’s Best Inventory Management Software Going Into 2019

We are proud to announce that Acumatica has won the PCMag Editor’s Choice Award for Best Inventory Management Software of 2018. Winning this award, along with five others, including the SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud ERP Solution and Best Manufacturing Solution in 2018, make us excited for what the future has in store with Acumatica!…

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How the Right Distribution Management ERP Can Boost Your Business

The distribution industry will never provide certainties, but the right ERP can help increase profitability and strategic decision making in the face of uncertainty. Acumatica offers a single integrated distribution management system that automates processes and reduces errors in purchasing, inventory and customer support. This week we’ve compiled a list of must-read articles highlighting how…

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How Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning are Changing ERP

Large businesses with enormous IT budgets can afford to adopt any new technology that comes along. As a mid-sized company, you have to be smarter. This week we take a look at the top articles on how Artificial Intelligence works within ERP software and what opportunities there are for the future. Artificial intelligence (AI) is…

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Using Acumatica to Streamline Supply Chain Management Processes

Distributors of any size face many of the same global challenges. These challenges include, rapidly changing customer demands, complex product inventories and fluctuations in the supply chain. Acumatica offers a single integrated distribution management system that integrates and automates the entire quote-to-cash cycle. This week, we’ve compiled a list of must-read articles highlighting how Acumatica…