There is a battle of technology in today’s consumer driven supply chain: Consumers use internet and mobile technology to shop for best prices around the globe, and distribution technology is used to keep earnings and profits maximized for local suppliers.

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As your manufacturing or distribution operation grows, you’ll likely expand the number or type of products that you offer to your growing list of customers. New inventory and a corresponding higher volume of transactions can quickly overwhelm home-grown systems or … Read more


Manufacturers and distributors have to be able to access accurate data in order to respond quickly to changing economic conditions and customer demands. Spreadsheets and other specialty software can be confusing and overly complicated, which can conceal or skew the … Read more


How much do you rely on spreadsheets for critical business data such as inventory levels or inventory planning? If spreadsheets are your only way to know what you have stocked in the warehouse or promised to customers, then you could … Read more


Many manufacturers provide a line of innovative products in addition to offering service or aftermarket parts and accessories. Manufacturing products often requires a different strategy from the aftermarket parts production; however, that doesn’t mean you need separate management solutions. You … Read more


When customers walk through your store, you don’t want to see them walk out empty-handed because of poor stocking decisions. Learn how to keep the right products on your shelves, in the ideal quantities, without breaking the bank by implementing … Read more


A multinational corporation with years of success under their belt, Thor specializes in distributing chemicals like flame retardants, biocides, and personal care ingredients.

Thor uses Microsoft Dynamics GP accounting software. Microsoft Dynamics GP has helped this company to save money, … Read more


There has been a lot of noise in the last week about the Apple-IBM collaboration agreement. It is certainly newsworthy and has all the appropriate levels of intrigue. The originator of the PC, teaming up with their former competitor and … Read more


Maintaining the right inventory, at the right time, in the right quantities is not an easy task.  A number of variables can change rapidly which can lead to knee-jerk decisions that may not be in the best interest of inventory … Read more


Here at Custom Information Services of North Texas, we have been getting a lot of great questions about SalesPad and its enhancement module to Microsoft Dynamics GP:

  • Can SalesPad help my distribution organization with better access to Customer Records and
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