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Case Study: Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA


German iron foundry Düker GmbH & Co. KGaA has a broad product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities.

casting mold  product range. Focused on casting and surface refinement, the company manufactures products for a variety of industries. This would be challenging for any business software system. But Düker has had great success with the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) system since 1997. Find out how the company has kept its software current without losing control over its activities. Read More

Manufacturing Software for an Integrated Steel Plant


Manufacturing processes for an integrated steel plant typically encompass three distinct types of manufacturing: flow manufacturing, process manufacturing, and mill manufacturing, meaning that such a plant is effectively a mixed-mode manufacturer. Software systems for these manufacturers' diverse needs are of critical importance. Learn about specific software capabilities you should be looking for.

casting mold  sent to a continuous casting plant, the liquid steel is poured into the top of a mold whose bottom end is open and water-cooled. During passage through the mold, the liquid steel solidifies and takes the shape of the bottom end of the mold, generally forming a slab or a bloom. This solidified steel is continuously removed from the bottom of the mold at the same rate at which liquid steel is poured into it. If formed into a slab, it is then rolled to form various shapes of plates, sheets, or coils. If it Read More

CRM Buzzwords and Trends for 2009


Customer relationship management (CRM) is more than a technology. It’s a business strategy that aims at identifying customers and their needs and then creating sales and service strategies that are unique to them. Here is a quick look at CRM—from buzzwords to trends, to some recommended solutions.CRM Buzzwords CRM ecosystem - the changing landscape of customer relationship

casting mold  #2 - Analytics and Forecasting Today, more and more companies are investing in understanding customer value and modeling customer behavior. As such, through the use of analytics, businesses now have a comprehensive way of capturing data and learning more about the customer, their spending habits, and much more. Here are some examples of what analytics can provide. Sales customer sales analysis sales analysis by salesperson sales analysis by sales region sales analysis by product group statistics of all Read More

Exact Software Continues with Its Share of Judicious Acquisitions


Through determined and prudent product enhancement initiatives, Exact Software demonstrates itself as an earnest enterprise in the small and medium market, and it is growing its global base.

casting mold  Software Continues with Its Share of Judicious Acquisitions Positional Analysis Amid its competitors'' high-profile strategic moves (see Is Sage Wiser and Better Than Best ? ), Exact Software North America ( http://www.exactamerica.com ), an Andover, Massachusetts-based (US) provider of integrated accounting, payroll, customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), business process management (BPM), etc. enterprise software solutions remains firm on a different course. Read More

Mid-Market Strategy: International Enterprise Solutions


Adonix marks its strategy with two catchwords: "growth" and "independence". It has carefully assessed and added acquisitions to broaden Adonix X3 suite's functional scope, licenses and services; and continues nurture internal development with its own resources.

casting mold  practices), financial management, demand forecasting, edi, shipping and manifesting, and Adonix Xtend (for integrating Adonix X3 to Web storefronts). With this suite of applications, distributors should be able to take advantage of features such as advanced order fulfillment for meeting critical customer delivery dates, comprehensive pricing and promotion capabilities, product configuration for locating and defining products according to customer definition, after-sales service with warranty tracking, Read More

Social Media and Customer Experience Feedback


Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and blogs are just a few Internet services that make up the new growing digital world called social media. Many companies have seen the influence these new sites can have on their organizations for both good and bad. All companies should ask themselves, "How can we tap into the power of this new method of communication to improve our business and the experiences we provide our customers?"

casting mold  respond, & add structure) Casting a net to measure the social “buzz” about your company sounds important and inviting. But simply collecting unstructured comments from social media sites will leave you with a bunch of public postings, but very little actionable information. (E.g. Where did the issue happen? Which employee(s) performed poorly? When did this happen? What product was affected?) You need to be able to: Gather feedback from unstructured SM sources, Respond quickly and personally, and then Read More

Pure-Play CRM Vendors: Choose an Integrated or Best-of-Breed Solution?


When selecting a CRM vendor should you go with a one-source solution, reducing the need for integration with other corporate data sources, or go with a best-of-breed approach, getting the best in each category but being left with standalone applications that must be integrated? This article compares the two approaches and offers some advice.

casting mold  Play CRM Vendors: Choose an Integrated or Best-of-Breed Solution? Pure-Play CRM Vendors: Choose an Integrated or Best-of-Breed Solution? R. Garland - September 5, 2001 Introduction  There are a LOT of CRM vendors. If you count the pure-play Integrated CRM vendors and niche, or, fill-the-cracks vendors, there at least fifty from which to choose. Should you go with a one-source solution, reducing the need for integration with other corporate data sources, or go with a best-of-breed approach, getting the Read More

6 IT Resolutions You Can’t Afford NOT to Make for 2009


Yes, we know everyone had a great New Years party. We saw the ball drop from Big Apple, watched celebrations all over the globe, and optimistically made the same old New Year resolutions again. But what about the resolution for your industry and the global economy in general? What does the dawn of 2009 have for your industry? Let’s evaluate some of the events which will mold the fortune of many

casting mold  IT Resolutions You Can’t Afford NOT to Make for 2009 Yes, we know everyone had a great New Years party. We saw the ball drop from Big Apple, watched celebrations all over the globe, and optimistically made the same old New Year resolutions again. But what about the resolution for your industry and the global economy in general? What does the dawn of 2009 have for your industry? Let’s evaluate some of the events which will mold the fortune of many organizations in 2009. As the sun was setting for Read More

Giving Manufacturing Companies a Fast Start: SAP Business All-in-One Fast-start Program


It’s not easy for manufacturing companies to improve operating efficiency while responding to market changes. Improving productivity across business processes requires visibility, speed, and automation. The SAP Business All-in-One fast-start program can tailor SAP manufacturing software to your needs and roll it out quickly—and, it can be adapted to changing requirements. Find out how it can grow with your company.

casting mold  planning processes and fore- casting, as well as cost calculations, to help you track your business accurately. Forms and Reporting Efficient reporting of financial and operational results requires an automated infrastructure that supports custom reporting. The SAP Business All-in-One solution allows you to manage all kinds of reporting, with best practices for forms and reporting built in. Custom reporting '' both on a recurring as well as an ad hoc basis '' is fully supported. Getting Started Your first Read More

SYSPRO - Awaiting Positive IMPACT From Its Brand Unification Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations


SYSPRO remains a stalwart vendor within the mid-market accounting, manufacturing, and distribution software markets. The current market trend is towards vendors that can provide comprehensive solutions for small and medium-sized companies with a justifiable return on investment (ROI), and SYSPRO seems to have a fair shot. Moreover, with its global coverage, multi-national product’s capabilities, suitability to diverse manufacturing environments, as well as with its cross-platform support and excellent service & support track, the vendor seems poised to give run for the money to almost any contender.

casting mold  - Awaiting Positive IMPACT From Its Brand Unification Part Three: Challenges and User Recommendations Challenges Last fall, SYSPRO , a privately held global provider of enterprise software for small to medium enterprises (SMEs), with its US headquarters in Costa Mesa, CA ( www.syspro.com ), announced a new global brand, representing the culmination of more than 18 months of extensive internal market research and preparation. To optimize brand awareness and increase market penetration, the company, Read More

RedPrairie and JDA Software Merger, Part Two: How Will it Work and What Should we Think?


On November 1, 2012, RedPrairie Corporation and JDA Software announced their merger. Under the terms of the agreement, the entities affiliated with RedPrairie will effect a cash tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of JDA common stock for $45 per share. My initial positive and negative thoughts on the merger were outlined in Part One of this blog series. Cynical and jaded market

casting mold  on their parade and casting a vote against this combination. Even in politics each new government gets a “first hundred days” grace period before one can discern how well it is performing. Related TEC posts: RedPrairie and JDA Software Merger, Part One: What’s (Not) to Like? (Nov 2012) Successful Cross-channel Retailing: 4 Concepts to Master (May 2012) “Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers – Part 3 (May 2009) Other related posts: Will the JDA and RedPrairie Legacy End in the Perfect Read More

Five Ways to Positively Impact Customer Retention and Business Operations


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casting mold  IT at Mohawk. We''re casting a wider net on the parameters and inputs and outputs that we can affect. We''ll further our efforts to move from a reactive mode of doing maintenance to a proactive mode of doing preventive and predictive maintenance. Such information will also standardize the way assets are treated across the company. Everyone will be performing maintenance on the equipment the same way, says Stamas. And, with Infor EAM, our executives will have visibility into which equipment is consuming t Read More

What Are Your Competitors Telling You? A Case Study: SAP's New Advertising Campaign


SAP has a new marketing campaign. What does this mean for competitors, prospective buyers, and business-to-business marketing professionals? This case study explains why it's important to dig deeper when a company of interest to you changes its marketing campaign.

casting mold  that SAP is still casting a very wide net, so I''m sure that SAP is not changing its mid-market strategy. It must be up to something else, but what? Sadly, I don''t know for sure. But if I were a competitor or a buyer, I''d want to gather all the evidence I could to form an educated opinion. Then, I''d pay close attention to what develops. As I said, sooner or later, marketing position and message strategies have to go public. What a New Marketing Campaign Is Telling You SAP''s campaign is a classic example Read More

Differing Plastics Flavors


There is no one process used when manufacturing plastic products, since manufacturing methods depend on the final product. Indeed, products range from injection molding and plastic extrusion, to extrusion blow molding, injection blow molding, stretch blow molding, and thermoformed plastics.

casting mold  Plastics Flavors Introduction Plastics products in 2002 ranked fourth among the top manufacturing industry groups in shipments—behind only motor vehicles, petroleum refining, and electronic components and accessories. Comparative growth rates suggest that productivity in plastics manufacturing grew about 1.2 percent per year from 1980 to 2002, which was almost equal to the productivity growth rate achieved by manufacturing as a whole. Yet relatively few major enterprise applications vendors Read More