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DNA Group, Inc.
DNA Group, Inc. is the North American distributor for Defond Manufacturing Limited, Inc, a major supplier of switches and electronics to the appliance, marine,

lawn weeds  power tools, white goods, lawn & garden, and consumer electronics industries. DNA Group serves the global marketplace by emphasizing responsiveness and the ability to focus on the needs of each individual customer and project.

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BWI Companies Selects VAI’s S2K ERP


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lawn weeds  Texas-based wholesale distributor of lawn and garden products with numerous locations servicing a diversified customer base in 15 states, sought a solution to automate and integrate its core business functions. It also looked to eliminate manual processes associated with building reports, and to extract data into customer buying trends and product line profitability. BWI determined that with its ease of use and full integration with existing information technology (IT) systems, VAI’s S2K Enterprise Read More

What Have Epicor and Activant Been Up To (Post-Merger)?


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lawn weeds  lumber & building materials, lawn & garden, farm-home, pharmacy & drug, and the automotive aftermarket. Eagle includes POS, scanning, inventory, pricing, purchasing, quote, bid and special order processing, vendor and manufacturer communications, financials, document management, electronic parts catalog, mobility, and e-commerce. We have more than 6,000 customers running their retail operations on Eagle. PJ : How are your major system integrator (SI), independent software vendor (ISV), resellers, and Read More

Retailers Join Forces for a "Make or Break" Attempt in Their Competitive Landscape


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lawn weeds  positions in the tools, lawn and garden, home electronics, and automotive repair and maintenance categories. Key proprietary brands coming from Sears include Kenmore , Craftsman , and DieHard . The combined company will naturally have a broader apparel offering, including well-known labels such as Lands' End , Jaclyn Smith, and Joe Boxer as well as the Apostrophe and Covington brands. It will also have Martha Stewart Everyday products, which are now offered exclusively in the US by Kmart and in Canada by Read More

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Case Study: Optimizing the Inbound Supply Chain


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Thinking Radically about Data Warehousing and Big Data: Interview with Roger Gaskell, CTO of Kognitio


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lawn weeds  Applications Vendors Going Viral and Social: Another Take It would not be far off the mark to say that  social media ,  user-generated content (UGC) , and online collaboration all hit the mainstream in 2009, at least in the realm of  business-to-consumers (B2C)  commerce. According to Forrester ,  63 percent of online retailers will make social e-commerce a top priority in 2010, with The Limited brands leading the way . As consumers and individuals, most of us have been effectively using Read More

Epicor To Give All Its Applications More Than A Pretty Facelift


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Frankie Does ERP, Part 1


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