Why You Should Choose Infor as Your Manufacturing ERP System

January 23, 2020 | Discrete Manufacturing

The enterprise resource planning (ERP) market is plentiful, which is excellent for finding the specific ERP you need for your business. But, as such a prolific product, getting your hands on that exact ERP–and quickly–is easier said than done. That’s why we’re here to help you narrow down your options with a strong recommendation for […]

Mixed-Mode Manufacturing ERP System Recommendations

January 21, 2020 | Discrete Manufacturing

A mixed-mode manufacturing ERP (enterprise resource planning) system modernizes your company’s approach, ensuring you can compete by handling custom and make to stock manufacturing equally well. Mixed-mode manufacturing requires flexibility and agility, a strong focus on customer satisfaction, and smart decision-making. The right mixed-mode manufacturing ERP gives your company advantages in all of those areas […]

Intro to Advanced Planning and Scheduling with Infor ERP

December 17, 2019 | ERP Systems

Planning and scheduling form the backbone of every smart business decision, especially in an industrial setting. Processes like mixing, cooking, reacting, or distilling depend on perfect timing based on known capacity and product flow. There is no room for guessing, but, all too often, manufacturers rely on estimates and assumptions. With advanced planning and scheduling, […]

Questions to Ask Your ERP Vendor Before Implementation

October 4, 2019 | ERP Systems

As with any business decision, you wouldn’t move forward without asking questions. You want to know about capabilities and compatibility, the projected impact and ROI, especially when it comes to your operations, team, processes, and products. So it stands to reason that you should find out as much as you can about a potential ERP […]

Industries That Are Better Off Because of ERP Systems

October 2, 2019 | ERP Systems

The truth is, we can’t think of any industries that are not better off because of ERP systems! Any company that is working with data, people, products, and services can gain a serious competitive edge and increase productivity with this platform. While all industries can and will benefit from ERP systems, those with unique or […]

Four Ways an ERP System can Improve Team Productivity

September 26, 2019 | ERP Systems

You already know that the people who make up your team are the difference between success and failure. That’s why you hired them or work alongside them. When the right people are working with the right resources in place, your operations and processes can run smoothly. That’s why an ERP system is a great way […]

DRI Customer, Oliver Packaging & Equipment Co., Receives 2019 Infor Customer Excellence Award

September 25, 2019 | DRI News

Oliver Packaging & Equipment Co., a DRI customer, was recognized with a 2019 Infor Customer Excellence Award. The award was announced at Inforum on September 25, 2019. The Infor Customer Excellence Awards recognize customers that drive innovation and showcase exceptional business results. Winners are determined by various factors including scope and depth of performance improvement, […]

What Are the Hidden Costs of ERP Implementation?

September 24, 2019 | ERP Systems

When it comes to ERPs, upfront budgeting is a critical component to not only ensuring that you get exactly what your business needs, but also that you can afford the costs in the short- and long-term as well. That is easy when it comes to the direct costs of ERP implementation because those are relatively straightforward. They […]

Decision Resources, Inc. Named Infor 2019 Manufacturing Partner of the Year

September 23, 2019 | DRI News

Decision Resources, Inc. (DRI) was named Infor’s 2019 Manufacturing Partner of the Year. The announcement came during Infor’s 2019 Partner Summit held on September 23, 2019. DRI was one of seven North American channel partners to be recognized as a partner of the year. The awards recognize global Infor Partners that have demonstrated excellence over […]

The Best Strategies for ERP and Employee Training

September 19, 2019 | ERP Systems

If you were about to board an airplane and the pilot announced that they had never trained for take-off, chances are you would high-tail it out of there. If you met with a surgeon who was about to perform a complex and challenging surgery, and they confided in you that they just planned on ‘winging […]