Every company uses financial accounting software, but when you are a distribution company there is more to it than just debits and credits. There are specific features you distribution company needs in the software in order for your business to … Read more

 

After recent data breaches at major retailers and at Sony, most businesses would be concerned about the theft of customer or employee data.  Obviously credit card, social security, and other personal information is very valuable to cybercriminals.  However, how important … Read more

 

The back warehouse can be a busy, noisy place that is easy to avoid.  It often appears disorganized with boxes everywhere and high traffic with people opening incoming boxes and sealing packages for customers.  However, if you don’t visit once … Read more

 

Manufacturers and distributors rely on a swift moving, high-quality supply chain for the products that they, in turn, supply their customers.  You need to have control, insight, and sound risk management plans in place in order to maintain control over … Read more

 

Most manufacturers and distributors are thinking about or actively looking for their ideal inventory levels.  It’s a natural process for this business sector because inventory levels have a significant impact on a business’s health and success.  Find your ideal inventory Read more

 

It is usually a pretty rare occurrence that you are able to place an order for raw materials or products for the precise quantity that you need for a customer order.  More likely, you order products in greater volume than Read more

 

For the last few months, manufacturers and distributors have been focused on  fine-tuning operations in preparation for the busy holiday shopping season.  In order to prevent costly stock-outs and annoying back-orders for customers choosing thoughtful holiday gifts for their family Read more

 

As a manufacturer or distributor, you need clear, precise inventory control.  Whether you have a small amount of individual items in one warehouse or thousands of items in multiple warehouses, lost or damaged products, inaccurate counts, or incorrect customer orders Read more

 

How does the procurement department rate within your business enterprise?  If your sales teams are by-passing procurement to get what they need from other managers, then you may be short-changing your profitability.  Procurement could be one line of defense against Read more

 

You  invest to add to your inventory at the distribution center, but what does it really cost when it sits around the warehouse waiting to get packed and shipped to a customer?  Connecting your accounting system with inventory control could Read more

 

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