Monthly Archives - July 2016

How the Big Guys Boost Inventory Cash Returns by Stocking Less

A recent article by the Wall Street Journal’s Paul Ziobro (6-28-18) highlights the ways that big companies like retailers Home Depot, Wal-Mart and Target are cutting back on [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 28, 2016

Do You Sell Products Across State Lines? Better Be Sales Tax Compliant…

We’ve recommended online, automated sales tax compliance solutions – like those from Avalara – before.  As states become more desperate for revenue, the broadening of sales tax collections [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 26, 2016

What is This Thing Called Blockchain? (Part 2 of 2)

We began in our prior post with a brief primer on a new database technology called blockchain.  Today, we’ll look at its potential impact on supply chains and other [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 21, 2016

What is This Thing Called Blockchain?

If you follow technology… or finance… or digital era trends at all… you’ve probably heard about something called “blockchain.” We’ll post this today on our tech blog because blockchain [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 19, 2016

How Long Should Our (ERP) Project Take?

Today we’ll briefly consider a question we get asked all the time: How long should our ERP project take?  Our comments are a mix of our own experience [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 14, 2016

5 Emerging Trends in ERP

A report we came across recently, based on a survey of ERP buyers, revealed a number of trends gaining momentum in 2016.  A few worthy of note included… Increasing [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 12, 2016

3-D Printing Goes Metal

There’s disruption on the horizon in the world of manufacturing once again, “as disruptive as the adoption of cast iron, steel and aluminum over the past two centuries,” [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 7, 2016

5 Tangible Benefits from ERP

Companies invest in new and upgraded business systems for many reasons ranging from the replacement of the old system because it’s no longer supported, or hasn’t kept up [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 5, 2016