Monthly Archives - October 2014

Comments from APICS on the Evolution of ERP and Tips for Selecting a Solution That Fits (Part 2 of 2)

We reprised APICS writer David Turbide’s comments regarding the evolution of ERP from his recent APICS Magazine article in our first of this two-post series here.  Today we’ll [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 30, 2014

Comments from APICS on the Evolution of ERP and Tips for Selecting a Solution That Fits (Part 1 of 2)

In the current issue of APICS Magazine (Sep/Oct 2014) consultant and writer Dave Turbide (also an APICS state chapter president and CPIM master instructor, and pictured at left) has [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 28, 2014

Portion Control: Using Kanban to Reduce Inventory Costs

An excellent article in the Sep/Oct 2014 issue of APICS Magazine points out how companies using a “purchased-parts supermarket” for master inventory control (often known in the field [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 23, 2014

The Forklift Upgrade?

An interesting article by Andy Kessler, author and former hedge fund manager, published October 7th in the Wall Street Journal suggests that we may be in line for [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 21, 2014

5 Tips for Exemption Certificate Survival

If you sell or have nexus in multiple states, then you know how complex filing taxes and maintaining exemption certificates has become, and this post if for you. [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 16, 2014

What's NEW in Just Released Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015

PSSI recently returned from the annual “NAV Directions” conference in San Diego, where Microsoft and its many partners provided sneak peeks of the latest version of NAV, dubbed [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 14, 2014

Cloud Evolution, Nude Selfies, and What Makes Sense Today

A recent article in The Economist (Aug 30, 2014) reminds us again that companies are embracing the cloud much more slowly than its proponents had expected. According to research [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 9, 2014

Reasons Behind Extended ERP Durations

Panorama Consulting recently released its 2014 report entitled “Clash of the Titans” (available here) in which they explore the various advantages/disadvantages customers encounter during implementation of three well known [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 7, 2014

Getting Started the First Time with EDI

Massachusetts based software company RedTail Solutions is a long-time provider of EDI solutions.  Recently they published a paper (which you can download here) entitled “Implementing EDI for the [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 2, 2014