Due to acquisitions, Zurn?manufacturer and distributor of plumbing products?was running three disparate enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. Financial reporting and data sharing across business units was time-consuming. To handle current and future business needs, Zurn wanted an integrated ERP system that would provide up-to-date accounting, sales, and warehouse data. Find out about the integrated ERP Zurn chose.
Related to Integrated ERP: Accounting and Financial Management, Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS), Discrete Manufacturing, Distribution and Warehousing, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Manufacturing Management, Microsoft
In times like these, when IT spending is increasingly subject to cutbacks, finding out how to get 'more for less' is as crucial to a company?s IT department as making sure that applications run smoothly. In Rome, Italy, Gruppo Tosinvest managed to prove that this challenge?which keeps legions of IT managers awake at night?can be solved.
Related to Integrated ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), IT Infrastructure, SAP, Construction, Finance and Insurance, Health Care and Social Assistance, Information, Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
Complying with current good manufacturing processes (GMPs) is no easy task for food manufacturers. Companies that don t have a solid foundation to help with quality control procedures, audit trails, and product traceability and recall are at an even greater disadvantage. Find out how an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution can help with food safety compliance?so it's your cookie that crumbles, not your foundation.
Related to Integrated ERP: Conformance Testing and Reporting, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Process Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Quality Management, Regulatory and Compliance, Standards and Compliance, ProcessPro Software, Food Manufacturing
It?s not easy for manufacturing companies to improve operating efficiency while responding to market changes. Improving productivity across business processes requires visibility, speed, and automation. The SAP Business All-in-One fast-start program can tailor SAP manufacturing software to your needs and roll it out quickly?and, it can be adapted to changing requirements. Find out how it can grow with your company.
Related to Integrated ERP: Best Practices, Business Process Management, Change Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Inventory Management, Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Manufacturing Management, SAP
Manufacturers face a challenging environment with scarce credit, pricing pressures, and increasing costs. Critical to success is an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that aligns operations and production with finance?allowing manufacturers to deliver quality products at competitive prices. Discover the key areas necessary for creating value and profitability through real-time monitoring of financial conditions.
Related to Integrated ERP: Accounting and Financial Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Regulatory and Compliance, Plex Systems
Each day brings a new set of challenges for process manufacturers. Some of these challenges need to be addressed with personalized company policies and well-designed standard operating procedures (SOPs). Other challenges can be addressed through implementation of an integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. The six most common challenges addressed by an ERP system are described in this paper.
Related to Integrated ERP: Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Process Manufacturing, Regulatory and Compliance, ProcessPro software, Manufacturing
When Naghi Group?s annual revenue began to soar, it realized that running core business operations on multiple systems was no longer feasible; its current solution lacked the integration capabilities necessary to communicate with its distribution and manufacturing departments. After only a few months since integrating VAI?s enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Naghi has already realized its many benefits.
Related to Integrated ERP: Accounting and Financial Management, Accounts Payable (A/P), Accounts Receivable (A/R), Asset Management, Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Communications, Infrastructure, and Transportation Planning, Demand Management, Discrete Manufacturing, Enterprise Accounting, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), IT Infrastructure, IT Monitoring and Management, Manufacturing Management, Process Control (HMI-SCADA), Process Manufacturing, Production and Supply Planning, Technology Tools and Methods, VAI, Manufacturing, Transportation and Warehousing
When Taiyo America started manufacturing in 1995, it set up a DOS-based system and three standalone software programs. Despite efforts to ?integrate? these systems, Taiyo realized they weren?t designed to handle the unique needs of a formula-based manufacturer. After evaluating five enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, Taiyo chose an integrated ERP system that offers data visibility across the company. Learn more.
Related to Integrated ERP: Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Formula/Recipe, Manufacturing Management, Process Manufacturing, Deacom
Today, food manufacturers face significant challenges. Increasing costs, government regulation, safety concerns, and constantly changing consumer tastes are a way of life. Senior management must know about these food industry issues; why an integrated business software system is essential for controlling costs, managing inventory, and meeting regulations; and the key functionality to look for in new business software.
Related to Integrated ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Location and Lot Control, Tracking, Deacom, Food Manufacturing, Manufacturing
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) on the shop floor is critical. High-performing manufacturers have found that full integration of real-time operational data collected from the shop floor to the top floor is key to reducing costs, streamlining operations, and improving customer satisfaction. Learn how integrated ERP brings manufacturers improved quality, increased production throughput, less scrap, and other benefits.
Related to Integrated ERP: Customer Service and Support, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Shop Floor Control, Software as a Service (SaaS), Plex Systems
Looking for the right enterprise resource planning (ERP) package for your small to medium business (SMB) can be a daunting task. A fair amount of information is available about the actual software packages, but there is little advice on how to choose the right one. Learn strategies for a successful software selection?from initial requirements gathering, to evaluation, selection, and final implementation.
Related to Integrated ERP: Decision Making, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Software Selection, Total Cost Analysis (TCO), Infor
In the medical device manufacturing industry, errors can cost more than money?they can cost lives. In order to meet safety regulations, manufacturers are turning to enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions. Discover the five features any medical device manufacturer should look for in an ERP system in order to meet compliance requirements, produce high-quality products, operate efficiently, and maximize profitability.
Related to Integrated ERP: Document Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Plex Systems, Manufacture of medical appliances and instruments (and appliances for measuring, checking, testing, navigating and other purposes, except optical instruments)
Food manufacturers are facing tougher challenges than ever before. To meet record-keeping and lot-tracking requirements, they must be able to track every single ingredient in their products?from receipt through processing, packaging, and shipping?to the exact customer location. Discover how enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions help, and learn the seven features a food manufacturer must have in its ERP solution.
Related to Integrated ERP: Document Management, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Regulatory and Compliance, Plex Systems, Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing, Food Manufacturing
Automotive parts manufacturers are fighting for survival in a competitive global economy. Many rely on enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems to ensure they survive. However analysts report that the majority of ERP implementations rarely come in as scheduled, frequently cost more than projected, and often don?t deliver satisfactory results. Learn what automotive parts manufacturers should look for in an ERP system.
Related to Integrated ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Plex Systems, Motor vehicle and engine part and accessory manufacturing, Motor vehicle manufacture
A single software system can improve process manufacturing operations. With a single enterprise resource planning (ERP) point of control, this goal is accomplished by eliminating duplicate entry, and by contributing data integrity, detailed drilldown, and more. The advantages of single software system usage fulfill the original intentions of ERP as it can allow process manufacturers to better manage their business.
Related to Integrated ERP: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Manufacturing Management, Process Manufacturing, Product Data Management, Deacom