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Leveraging 3-D for Sales Automation
It’s no longer acceptable for salespeople to respond to customers’ inquiries with “I’ll get back to you.” In the time it takes to respond, a competitor with

material for 3d  to arm salespeople with material and collateral that are helpful to prepare for and use during face-to-face customer interactions. Ultimately, the right 3-D tools and product data management tools can help achieve these critical sales tasks and help close sales. About the Authors: Wayne Thompson is TEC's director of research, and has over 15 years of IT experience in the private and public sectors, with extensive expertise in IT procurement. Formerly, Thompson spent eight years with Gartner and worked

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ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Software Evaluation Report

The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Software Evaluation Report focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by processing them into a form suitable for further manufacturing or for immediate end-use. These activities include traditional mills that turn grain into flour or extract sucrose from sugar cane; the spinning and weaving mills of the textiles and carpets sectors; the rolling plants of steel, aluminum, and other metals semi-fabricators; to the continuous outputs of paper and board mills. 

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