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Case Study: ADA Cosmetics


After remarkable growth, ADA Cosmetics’ business software had reached its limits, and the company needed a replacement. Due to ADA’s broad product range, the new system had to manage batch and process manufacturing, as well as custom and small-scale production. And because ADA distributes products nationally and internationally, the system had to have multi-user features. Find out how ADA went about choosing the right replacement.

cosmetics  Study: ADA Cosmetics After remarkable growth, ADA Cosmetics’ business software had reached its limits, and the company needed a replacement. Due to ADA’s broad product range, the new system had to manage batch and process manufacturing, as well as custom and small-scale production. And because ADA distributes products nationally and internationally, the system had to have multi-user features. Find out how ADA went about choosing the right replacement. Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of June 25, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONSBritish cosmetics company Badgequo selects Epicor ERPIndustry tags: Manufacturing, distribution "Aggressively growing cosmetics manufacturer/distributor Badgequo is in need of corporate software to offer single-truth data, eliminate manual data re-entry, and provide full visibility into its extended supply chain. This organization is a real-life example of a small company with

cosmetics  2012 SOFTWARE SELECTIONS British cosmetics company Badgequo selects Epicor ERP Industry tags: Manufacturing, distribution Aggressively growing cosmetics manufacturer/distributor Badgequo is in need of corporate software to offer single-truth data, eliminate manual data re-entry, and provide full visibility into its extended supply chain. This organization is a real-life example of a small company with less than 30 employees but complex and extended business processes that require reliable and modern ERP Read More

Auto Distributor Improves Bottom Line with ERP


When Naghi Group’s annual revenue began to soar, it realized that running core business operations on multiple systems was no longer feasible; its current solution lacked the integration capabilities necessary to communicate with its distribution and manufacturing departments. After only a few months since integrating VAI’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, Naghi has already realized its many benefits.

cosmetics  Food products and L''Oréal cosmetics Challenges &8226; Naghi Group''s electronics and automobile distribution companies were growing at a rapid pace and its core business operations were running on several different software programs &8226; Naghi Group needed a robust, integrated software package to handle all primary business applications such as finance, sales and supply chain management &8226; Access to accurate financial information, quickly and easily, was essential to the firm''s overall fiscal Read More

Selerant Corporation


Selerant provides enterprise product lifecycle management software for formula-based process industries. Founded in 1990 Selerant has installations all across the globe and is headquartered in Milan, Italy. Its clients include McCormick & Company, Bacardi, Martini, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Danisco-Cultor, Wild Flavors, Sensient, Dragoco, and Bush Boake Allen. A winner of the ISO 9001 2000 Certification, the company's software solutions are designed for flavour and fragrances, food and beverages, paint and ink, and cosmetics and chemicals industries.

cosmetics  paint and ink, and cosmetics and chemicals industries. Read More

Solarsoft Tropos ERP Is Now TEC Certified


In addition to the recently certified iVP software, the Solarsoft applications that have been certified by TEC now include Tropos ERP. The certification process is complete and I’m currently in the process of writing the full TEC Certification Report on the product (access full list of certification reports). Here is my preliminary report of Tropos ERP. The vendor is a global

cosmetics  processors, pharmaceutical, health care, cosmetics, and mills and metal processing businesses, as well as businesses with both process and discrete manufacturing requirements can use the system for managing their everyday activities. It is also worth noting that lean manufacturing is the company’s fourth most important software sector. Specific components of manufacturing-focused Tropos ERP include its ability to work with co-products and by-products with proper tracking of associated costs, as well as Read More

Service-oriented Architecture-Savior or Nemesis?


Managed well, service-oriented architecture (SOA) offers a tremendous opportunity to make positive changes and lay a foundation that will allow IT to become responsive and cost-effective. But SOA is also a potential minefield: hype is raising expectations beyond reality in an environment that is already stressed. In fact, managed poorly, SOA can be an expensive and spectacular failure.

cosmetics  product lifespan for toys, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, and even food items has dropped from 15 or 20 years in the 1950s and 1960s to two to five years today. Even the average life of an S&P 500 company has dropped from 65 years in the 1930s to 20 years in the 1990s. The end-result of this increase is that business is being forced to react to change far more frequently as the pressure to keep up with the market, competitors, and customer demands grows more and more intense. That pressure to be responsive Read More

Legal Considerations in E-commerce


Doing business on the Internet can involve some tricky legal issues. This article will help you understand the kinds of information you need to provide to your attorney to get the best possible advice on setting up your new Internet business.

cosmetics  CEO of an on-line cosmetics site. What exactly are the rules for business on the Internet? How does a new business make sure that it is following those rules, and protecting itself against legal challenges from other companies and irate consumers? Legal advice about the most important legal steps to be taken when entering into an Internet-based business venture can be essential for the venture''s long-term success. This article will help you understand the kinds of information you need to provide to your Read More

So What’s the Big Deal with Chemicals?


Due to the inherent challenges of the industry, most chemical companies are still unable to profitably respond to highly variable demand, or to execute predictable product supply strategies.

cosmetics  (such as soap and cosmetics ingredients, chewing gum flavors, additives, dyes, and so on), since these companies live far upstream from the final product and end customers. Given the length of downstream supply chains (leading back upstream to basic chemical manufacturers), demand signals at the consumer level usually take quite a long time to reach the upstream trading members. Unfortunately, at this stage, little can be achieved about improving demand visibility, except for some end-consumer chemical Read More

Epicor Retail: Behind the Counter


The retailing paradigm is shifting from connecting, beyond engaging, to inspiring customers. Epicor Retail software solutions are responding to this market trend through mobility, enhancing customer engagement, and multichannel retailing. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down with Epicor’s director of product marketing, retail software, to discuss how Epicor Retail sets itself apart from the competition.

cosmetics  office supplies; pet supplies; cosmetics and beauty supplies; jewelry; department stores; discount department stores; books/music; newsstands; sports clubs; casinos; amusements; variety stores; and pharmacies. The heritage Activant retail customers are smaller and more regional (tier three to tier five) in the following industries: farm-home/agricultural, lumber and building materials, automotive aftermarket, large lumber operations, large auto operations, pharmacies, hardware stores, lawn and garden, Read More

Process versus Discrete ERP Systems


Sorting out the differences between the two main types of manufacturing software can be mind-boggling for companies when searching for an ERP system. Companies can mistakenly purchase the wrong ERP system, causing headache and a significant loss of revenue. Avoid the pitfalls of making the wrong decision by using this checklist to help you determine the software that best fits your manufacturing process.

cosmetics  nutraceutical, chemical/inks/coatings, and cosmetics/personal care. Resources Bridgefield Group. ERP/Supply Chain Glossary. 2006. 17 Sept. 2009. bridgefieldgroup.com/bridgefieldgroup/glos2.htm#D Business Dictionary. 2009. 9 Sept. 2009. www.businessdictionary.com/definition/discrete-manufacturing.html# Piasecki, David. Inventory Accuracy Glossary. 2003. 15 Sept. 2009. www.accuracybook.com/glossary.htm#D Soft Resources. Manufacturing Software Selection Tips. 2009. 9 Sept. 2009. Read More

Challenges of the Future: The Rebirth of Small Independent Retail in America


By any measure, retailers are overwhelming small businesses. More than 95 percent of all retailers have only one store. Almost 90 percent have sales less than $2.5 million (USD), and more than 98 percent have fewer than 100 employees. To compete, small businesses need to be innovative, and understand both personalization and value, and how to execute best practices to build success.

cosmetics  the concept to have cosmetics as well as bath products to broaden my selection, which helped during the recent down economy. With the upturn, things started to get better. And we keep coming up with new product lines. We are now selling about 70 percent of our own product lines and getting better margins. On the Internet We launched gosoak.com in 1999. We were hopeful that the Internet was going to be huge. While that hasn''t happened, it has been a good tool for us a good way to have people see our Read More

To Gain Market Share in the Mid-Market, SAP Leaves No Stone Unturned


The star above small and medium businesses (SMB) has never been so bright. CRM solution vendors are courting this market segment extensively. This is the second of a series of articles that look at strategies deployed by major enterprise solution vendors to attract the SMB decision makers and whether those vendors are ''dumbing down'' their enterprise software for the mid-market. This article evaluates SAP's mid-market solutions and its implementation approach.

cosmetics  Sigma would offer CP-Food, Cosmetics, management consulting, and computer reseller solutions. Where as Itelligence covers Automotive, complex manufacturing and wood related companies. SAP presents its offering in a three-layer horizontal packaging. The first layer supported by SAP represents the technical packaging. Then SAP, together with its horizontal partners, provides the sales and delivery packaging elements. The last layer is the services bundling supported by the horizontal and channel partners. Read More

ERP Issues for the Midsized Life Sciences Company


What makes your enterprise resource planning (ERP) requirements difficult for most vendors to satisfy? As a life sciences company, you have operational processes that set you apart from other manufacturing companies. And, your regulatory requirements, including 21 CFR part 11, aren’t like those of any other industry. The challenge is to manage compliance risks and compliance costs. Learn about an ERP compliance strategy.

cosmetics  excluded. Most assume that cosmetics and food and beverages will soon be added to the list of affected industries. Debate is ongoing as to the appropriateness of pharmaceutical regulations in food and beverage. The debate is not about the need for more control; the debate is about whether this is the right set of regulations. For contract manufacturers of drug and medical devices, compliance should be regarded as a competitive weapon. Patent holders are exposed to risk from non-compliant contract Read More