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Better Inventory Management

Business owners are constantly striving to improve inventory management in their warehouses – but how can they do this? The answer is of course dependent on the company as well as specific problems, but in general, businesses trying to solve inventor[...]

Lot Tracking Defined: Understanding Common ERP Jargon

Lot tracking is an important concept to understand, and for some businesses, it’s an integral component of distribution inventory software.  This is especially true for businesses that deal with perishable goods, potentially harmful products and pr[...]

Wholesale Inventory Software – What To Look For

This post outlines functionality wholesalers should expect from their Wholesale Inventory Software. The term “wholesale” is a broad industry definition; it includes wholesalers across a variety of industries including: food & bever[...]
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Lot Tracking – who decides which lot to pick?

Pharmaceutical, medical and food distributors, amongst others, need to implement proper lot tracking in order to be able to deal with regulatory issues, such as product recalls. For many, that’s the main driver behind implementing a lot tracking s[...]
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3 Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Accounting Software

This question was posed to me a few weeks ago during a phone meeting: how do I know if I’ve outgrown my existing accounting software? (This person is currently using QuickBooks.) In just a few minutes we identified three very telling signs that poi[...]

FDA / ISO Compliance – ERP Software to the rescue!

Compliance with FDA requirements can be a big burden on small / medium sized  medical distributors. Personnel limitations, and the need to be nimble, cause many such companies to cut corners, and get caught out when audited in inspected. Yet a well-chose[...]

Lot tracking software sucks!

In a previous post on lot tracking, we discussed the top 3 excuses for not implementing a proper lot tracking system. We now have a new contender for the list, and it’s a good one, tough to argue against. I heard this comment during a webinar on inv[...]
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