More and more distribution companies are introducing mobile applications for our smartphones.  For example Grainger released a their mobile app in August and they are not the only distributor to introduce this technology to their customers and sales teams.  Let’s … Read more


Because the inventory needed is not available!  Seems like a good reason, but many times this is not taken into consideration during the sales process.   Inventory may not be available for many reasons including: In transit, Allocated or Quality HoldRead more


Within the last six months the term CPM has become the way many folks (at least in the Microsoft Dynamics partner channel) now refer to the group of financial reporting products such as Management Reporter, Forecaster, and FRx.  Although … Read more


Lately, the Kinect ‘gaming’ device has really made news with businesses and youngsters alike as the ‘ideal’ way to control a transaction, especially if you don’t want to have to touch a keyboard, mouse, or controller!  Here’s a short Kinect … Read more


Microsoft Dynamics GP continues to be an extremely strong SMB software platform, but it has many of the same limitations of other ERP systems.    They can’t all be good at everything, meaning certain areas of the business are controlled and Read more


Appolis has developed an iOS based Sales Order Entry System we call “WoW Order”. The need for order entry in the field is alive and well and we continue to get requests for this capability all the time. This article … Read more


There are many tools and processes to streamline your Distribution and Accounting functions within Microsoft Dynamics GP – but folks always ask us about the exceptions.  How can we be certain we are handling those ‘one-off’ orders, customers, or situations … Read more


This infographic is a visual depiction of the points covered in our popular white paper,  “35 Questions Every CFO Must Ask About ERP Software In the Cloud” which is designed to help CFOs understand and explain the basics of ERP … Read more


We’ve been following a fascinating series by Microsoft for the last several months, initially focused on the key topics related to picking the software for your organization, but it has now shifted to focus to the Software Vendor.  One … Read more


By Travis Smith, CTO Appolis

Where are the jobs!  You see rising unemployment on TV, radio, and every newspaper across the country.  Americans and our government are very concerned about turning around unemployment trends, which ultimately will drive our economic … Read more





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