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A Made2Manage Systems Customer Profile: The Story of Jasper Seating Company, Inc.
Jasper Seating, an Indiana (US)-based manufacturer of wood furniture products, faced intense pressure from Asian imports, rising raw material prices, and a

imports  intense pressure from Asian imports, rising raw material prices, and a shortage of skilled labor. But the company achieved significant business improvements after implementing the Made2Manage Enterprise Business System in 2003. These results included expansion into new markets, and a 25 percent increase in revenue over a two-year period.

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RFID in Healthcare--A Whole Industry of Value


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imports  practices. $49 billion of imports of pharmaceuticals enter this country every year. The pressure is on from consumers and industry to protect their own interests. These represent sometimes conflicting goals of protection. Protect the consumer, yet protect brand integrity and the more political objectives (protect my profit margins). FDA and its stakeholders and lobbyists, and the ecosystems of industries around it have been actively pursuing how various information technology initiatives can enable and Read More

Global Trade Applications in Global Credit Crunch - Part II


Part I of this blog series analyzed the appropriateness of global sourcing and spend management applications for helping companies improve their cash flows and reduce working capital. It also introduced the question what might happen to global trade management (GTM) applications down the track. Indeed, what about this credit crunch and recession, and how will that affect the global trade

imports  affect the global trade, imports from China, Letters of credit (L/Cs), etc.? With the current sad state of the banking world, many think that discussion about anything other than survival falls on deaf ears at the moment. We are in a bad state, and there is no trust in the system. The initial sentiment is that corporations are not going to be investing in GTM and sourcing solutions in droves any time soon, other than to make sure they have liquidity to survive. Certainly, the exports/imports will be Read More

Case Study: Heineken USA


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imports  West Coast Heineken USA imports several beer brands including: Heineken, Heineken Light, Heineken Premium Light, Amstel Light, Buckler non-alcoholic brew, and authentic Mexican beers such as Tecate, Dos Equis, Carta Blanca and Bohemia. Searches related to Case Study: Heineken USA : Sales Force | Sales Force Activity | Sales Force Analysis | Sales Force Application | Sales Force Automation | Sales Force Certification | Sales Force Cloud | Sales Force Companies | Sales Force Comparison | Sales Force Read More

Descartes Acquires Computer Management USA


Descartes Systems Group recently acquired Computer Management USA, a U.S.-based provider of security filing solutions and air cargo management solutions for airlines and their partners. The all-cash purchase price for the acquisition was US $6.6 million.

imports  and security documents for imports and exports) with additional airline-focused functionality while adding a community of hundreds of ground handlers and container freight stations to the Descartes Global Logistics Network . On the other hand, Computer Management customers will now have access to a wider geographic range of customs filing solutions and additional value-added services for the air industry that leverage Descartes’ vast Global Logistics Network, such as eFreight and Cargo2000. Read More

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imports  programs. The software then imports sales and other performance data from a company s enterprise resource planning (ERP) or back-office system (meaning the sales and service order management and human resources [HR] modules), and calculates the commissions, whereupon it feeds the payment data back into the company s payroll system. Along the way, the software generates reports for managers which can also be used in audits to catch errors and cheating attempts, which is especially important in Read More




imports  cost allocation code definitions Imports cost driver data from multiple operational data sources Automatic revisions to cost driver data Flexible cost category definitions based on applicable G/L account groupings Total or partial transfers from ledger account to costing categories Cost categories are used to group accounts for allocation purposes. The amounts posted to these accounts are then allocated between dimensions or activities. Cost calculation activities determined by users with proper Read More

Tips to Improve Inbound Logistics by Managing Partner Performance


The number of steps involved in getting materials or products from suppliers to buyers makes inbound logistics an error-prone process. Each mistake costs you time, labor, money, customer satisfaction, and, ultimately, your competitive position in the marketplace. Learn how implementing a partner performance management program can help your company reduce the number of inbound-logistics problems, and minimize their impact.

imports   custom integrations; and/or flat-file e-mail/imports. 10. Get Audited If the managers of any company considering a PPM program are not sure where to begin, or they don t know what the organization s low-hanging fruit might be (processes or problems most susceptible to a PPM program), they can go outside for help to either a specialized consulting firm or the professional services organization of a business community management (BCM) software firm. This third party will assess the company s inbound Read More

TradeBeam Keeps on Rounding Out Its GTM Set


TradeBeam strategic expansion, which covers the entire life cycle of global trade across order, logistics and financial settlement activities, seeks to improve operating efficiencies and working capital.

imports  every manufacturer that either imports or exports. Namely, getting these goods and parts shipped from one country to another is a daunting task and needs the support of a GTM software and service provider with a combination of global trade domain knowledge, proven processes, and international trade best practices. Each of the nearly 200 countries in the world has individual governmental requirements for importing and exporting goods, where one has to account for factors like tariffs and duties, Read More

Emptoris "Procures" Zeborg's Spend Management Expertise Part Two: Market Impact


The Emptoris acquisition of Zeborg is both a wise offensive and defensive move since it combines the resources of two companies that should focus on arguably growing e-sourcing/spend management opportunities. The companies have quite complementary product offerings, industries of focus, and excellent customer references.

imports  to set up data imports and exports to an ERP or other operational system. It provides significant access to all data elements in and out of Emptoris s system through high-level, UDDI and XML-based API calls. The solution does not provide nor does it require real time integration by the nature of transactions. Zeborg s Contribution On the other hand, Zeborg offers the combination of software and consulting expertise in tracking indirect materials spending primarily in the financial sector, and especially Read More




imports  cost allocation code definitions Imports cost driver data from multiple operational data sources Automatic revisions to cost driver data Flexible cost category definitions based on applicable G/L account groupings Total or partial transfers from ledger account to costing categories Cost categories are used to group accounts for allocation purposes. The amounts posted to these accounts are then allocated between dimensions or activities. Cost calculation activities determined by users with proper Read More