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True Production Costs

Backflush Costing: Understanding True Production Costs

All discrete manufacturing software is based on operations. Parts arrive at the operation. When the operation is complete, the operator records his time and quantity and moves the job to the next operation. But in the real world, it doesn’t always work like that. Sometimes, jobs are huge and operations…

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Epicor Upgrade: 5 Reasons To Upgrade to Epicor ERP 10

Upgrading software means change, and most people are not too keen on change, but there are also times when it’s time to make the change so that you can be your best again. Maybe you’re old Epicor software is something you’ve been making due with, or maybe it’s just fine,…

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Identifying SQL Server Performance Issues in Epicor ERP

You have Epicor ERP running on the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server and everything is working great for months, but one day you start to notice that it’s taking you longer to login to Epicor ERP, or that your queries aren’t as fast as they once were. What’s happening?…

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2017 Top 10 ERP Systems Ranking Report: Epicor #1 Overall

Panorama Consulting Group just released its 2017 Top 10 ERP Systems Ranking Report which, based on their research from September 2012 to February 2016, identifies the top mid-range ERP systems. ERP systems were evaluated based on market share, implementation cost, implementation duration, benefits realization and software functionality. The total number…

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Epicor ERP Inventory Management

Inventory Management and Your Bottom Line

Inventory management is about understanding demand and finding the right balance so that your costs are lowest and profit margins highest. If managed correctly, at the simplest level, your production keeps moving forward and your customers stay happier. Managed poorly, inventory impacts all areas of a business, and ultimately your…

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How ERP Training Impacts ROI and Bottom Lines

ERP can be one of the biggest investments a company makes. Correct or incorrect use of an ERP system impacts Return on Investment (ROI), as well as every ERP touch point. The efficient handling of customer inquiries, responsiveness with day to day requests, accuracy of information on upward to important…

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How Much Does a Bad Customer Experience Really Cost?

Your customer contacts your company with a complaint about a product or service provided. The representative on the line apologizes and does their best to resolve the issue. Maybe the call was short and offered a quick resolution, or maybe the call did not go so well. If you’re lucky,…

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BOM with Zero Quantity – Epicor ERP 10.1 Feature Highlight

Do you need a Bill of Materials (BOM) that is more than just a list of parts needed to build an assembly, such as when: Optional or reference items are added to the build. Parts are required to make the final product. Alternative parts can be used. If your answer…

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Epicor ERP and CRM: Managing the Configure Price Quote (CPQ)

If you’ve ever been involved with the task of producing a Configure Price Quote (CPQ), a highly configured quote, you have probably experienced the multitude of spreadsheets needed to produce one not-so-simple CPQ. Spreadsheets for products, spreadsheets for price lists, spreadsheets for discounts and more have been part of the…

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