Month: February 2020

Why You Should Move Your Manufacturing ERP to the Cloud

Whether you already have an ERP in place or are considering taking advantage of all that enterprise resource planning has to offer, your organization must make an important decision. Will you move your manufacturing ERP to the cloud or keep it on-premises? A cloud manufacturing ERP provides many benefits over an on-site ERP, so it […]

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Automation Training: Maximize The Efficiency of Your ERP System

With enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, your business can easily automate nearly every aspect of operations, which means saving time, maximizing on resources, and freeing up a renewed focus on plans and ideas that call for a human touch. Here’s the tricky part — automation doesn’t always come naturally to your staff!  Much like your work to […]

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Why an ERP System Makes a Great Predictive Analytics Tool

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) and predictive analytics go hand-in-hand, helping to solve many age-old challenges in manufacturing environments, including: How manufacturers can deliver goods on time and accurately How manufacturers can operate efficiently, without having too much or too little inventory on hand How to properly schedule staff to avoid paying overtime when demand is […]

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Koch Industries Acquires Infor

Infor, provider of CloudSuite Industrial ERP and other leading industry-specific software, announced today that the company will be acquired in its entirety by Koch Equity Development LLC (KED), the private investment arm of Koch Industries, Inc.  Prior to today’s news, Koch Industries already owned about 70% of Infor. KED will purchase the remaining Infor equity […]

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How an ERP System Helps with Supply Chain Management

As the saying goes, you’re only as strong as your weakest link. In manufacturing, the supply chain is one of the most critical links there is, but it’s becoming increasingly difficult to manage. Customers expect quick responses and deliveries, while suppliers are globalizing every day, adding new challenges to accessing the materials you need. As […]

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