There’s a game-changing shift happening right before our eyes, forcing producers and distributors to revolutionize the way they operate. As Amazon Business becomes a major force in B2B distribution, seismic shifts now cut across eCommerce solutions, demand & inventory planning, third party providers of goods, and warehouse
Just before the New Year, Epicor participated in the first of a five-part webinar series focusing on the distribution industry. This webinar, and the series as a whole, has detailed and will continue to detail how to beat the competition, and the accomplishments your company could achieve with Epicor Prophet 21, the company's extensive wholesale
Recently Ultra Consultants had the chance to catch up with Joe Scioscia, VP of Sales at VAI, an enterprise management software provider. We wanted to learn more about VAI and understand where it fits best in the ERP midmarket. For starters, VAI is an IBM Premier Business Partner and the 2012 IBM Beacon Award Winner for Outstanding Solutions for
When performing an ERP selection for a distribution based company needing strong warehouse management, Sage X3 ERP should be on the list. As part of the Adonix acquisition, Sage acquired a legacy warehouse management software package called Tolas. After the acquisition of Adonix and Tolas, Sage wrote the WMS features directly into their ERP
This week we worked with a mid-market distributor to improve their business processes and assist with the selection of new ERP software. In our process we had the opportunity to review Oracle’s Enterprise One solution for Distribution. Oracle Enterprise One is the new name for the product that many in the industry knew of as One World from J.D.
Ultra continues to review products with our clients performing ERP selection projects. During our review of Infor’s SX product we learned how Infor is taking all of its products to the next level with new technology that has a planned rollout that begins in March 2012. Infor SX Highlights The “Mash Up” technology, acquired with Lawson,
We recently had the opportunity to review Prophet 21, an ERP software solution that designed for the distribution industry. Prophet 21’s distribution software was formerly part of the Activant product line. Earlier this year Activant Solutions was acquired by Apax Partners and is now formally part of Epicor Software Corporation (Activant’s
I recently had the opportunity to review NetSuite’s ERP offering for a distribution industry client. This was not the first time I had reviewed NetSuite, but each time I see their product the more I am impressed by how quickly they are advancing in the ERP market. NetSuite is a SaaS ERP vendor (Software as a Service), which means they host the