Key Challenges Facing Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers and What They Must Do To Survive
Consumer packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers face pressures from ﬁckle consumers, powerful retailers, globalization, and more. The CPG manufacturing industry is large and thriving, but margins are slim and competition is furious. There are hundreds of product categories, and to compete, ﬁrms must constantly innovate. See how small-to-medium CPG manufacturers can survive in the face of these external pressures and fewer resources?
Selecting a Warehouse Management System that Cures Growing Pains: Four Critical Considerations
The supply chain is becoming more complex, and it is harder than ever for executives in warehouse management to identify whether they need to upgrade their current WMS and if so, to know how to select a best-value solution based on today’s competitive landscape. Read this e-book for useful information on when to upgrade a WMS, an overview of WMS requirements, and four critical considerations for mastering supply chain management.
Aptean Ross ERP for Process Manufacturing Certification Report
Aptean Ross ERP is now certified in the process manufacturing (ERP) software solution space. The Ross ERP business platform support is rich and full-featured, providing all the key tools an organization needs to make the most out of an ERP system investment. Download the Aptean Ross ERP certification report now for product analysis, comparison with the average ERP for process manufacturing solution, and in-depth analyst commentary.
Top 6 Technologies Small and Midsize Manufacturers Can’t Afford to Ignore
Manufacturers today are looking for innovative ways to differentiate themselves in the competitive global marketplace. This paper presents opportunities to reinvent the business processes you currently deploy with investment in new technology. You will see barriers to complex industries come down with technology that bridges the gap for complying in these industries, enabling your company to grow and expand your business.
How to Choose between Generic and Industry-specific ERP Systems
You might have several reasons for needing a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, but with so many options, how do you make the right choice? If you’re wondering whether a generic or an industry-speciﬁc solution is the best ﬁt, or how to start the ERP selection process, you’re not alone. This white paper suggests ways to simplify your ERP selection process and points out the differences between industry-speciﬁc and generic ERP solutions.
How to Successfully Select an ERP System in Eight Simple Steps
If you’re looking for your ﬁrst enterprise resource planning (ERP) system or looking to upgrade from an existing system, the evaluation, selection, and implementation process is a long-term strategic decision for your organization. To help you through this process, here are eight simple steps for a successful ERP system selection.