Home
 > search for

Featured Documents related to »  growth and profitability

Partnering with Retailers for Sustainable Growth and Profitability
With retailers trying to stem consumer migration, and consumer-packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers striving to achieve sustainable growth and profitability

growth and profitability  with Retailers for Sustainable Growth and Profitability With retailers trying to stem consumer migration, and consumer-packaged goods (CPG) manufacturers striving to achieve sustainable growth and profitability, retailer and manufacturer joint value propositions can increase inventory turns, improve cash flow, and increase revenue and profits. However, joint value propositions involve more than retailer-specific packaging or unique products. For ultimate success, a different way of doing business is Read More...
Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
Start evaluating software now
Country:

 
   

 Security code
Already have a TEC account? Sign in here.
 
Don't have a TEC account? Register here.

Documents related to » growth and profitability


MAPICS Reports Solid Profitability Despite Dismal Fiscal 1999 4% Growth
On October 27, MAPICS, Inc. reported revenues and net income for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 1999. For fiscal 1999, total revenues

growth and profitability  significant decrease in MAPICS' growth rate and revenues. Nevertheless, MAPICS' management deserves commendation for making prudent product development moves, while maintaining profitability during very challenging times (See Charts). We regard the recently delivered products and initiatives (e-commerce, advanced planning and scheduling, multi-site capabilities, enhanced outsourcing services for mid-market manufacturers) as wise and in tune with vendor recommendations in the note. However, MAPICS has yet Read More...
The Profitability Perspective: How Automated Reporting Drives Better Decisions
Driving sustainable growth requires profitability-focused planning and performance management. Most companies have some type of profitability reporting@but many

growth and profitability  Overview Highlights Driving sustainable growth requires profitability-focused planning and performance management. Organizations must look beyond traditional cost-cutting measures and margin management to increase profits and focus on optimizing customer and product mix, set competitive pricing strategies, and embark on lucrative channel strategies. IDC research shows that most companies have some type of profitability reporting, as indicated in Figure 1. However, as we dig deeper, we find that companies Read More...
IFS Has A Magic Growth Formula; But What About Profitability?
In November, IFS, a business applications vendor with headquarters in Linkoping, Sweden, reported results for Q3 2000. IFS will enter 2001 with a new product

growth and profitability  praise for IFS' fast growth and international expansion. Its formula for success seems simple, although apparently not easily emulated by competitors: a flexible and technologically superior componentized product a comprehensive e-commerce strategy deep feature-rich vertical functionality a number of standard APIs or XML-based interfaces reputable customer service & support prudent acquisitions and/or partnering moves in the past Particularly at the lower end of the market segment and in regions where Read More...
Driving Sustainable Growth and Profitability
In today’s economic climate, you need to ensure you keep your business and operational costs down while delivering world-class customer service. Conventional

growth and profitability  Sustainable Growth and Profitability In today’s economic climate, you need to ensure you keep your business and operational costs down while delivering world-class customer service. Conventional stand-alone business software applications do not enable you to do this. The business benefits of software as a service (SaaS) applications are leading many smart companies to use SaaS to help cut costs, improve operational productivity, and increase efficiency. Read More...
Positioning for Growth at Gibraltar Industries
As the number one supplier of cold-rolled strip steel in North America, Gibraltar Industries wanted to keep the ongoing cost of IT reasonable. Having

growth and profitability  for Growth at Gibraltar Industries As the number one supplier of cold-rolled strip steel in North America, Gibraltar Industries wanted to keep the ongoing cost of IT reasonable. Having experienced the high cost of maintaining heavily customized software systems, it decided to use an off-the-shelf enterprise resource planning (ERP) package that was specific to its industry and that effectively supported resource sharing across facilities. Read More...
Improve Profitability with Customer Intelligence
The white paper improving your customer life cycle management shows how small and midsized businesses can enjoy virtually seamless front-to-back-of...

growth and profitability  Profitability with Customer Intelligence If your front office isn't communicating effectively with your back office, chances are it's creating blind spots that are costing you money. And this is an extremely common problem. Research has shown that many CRM systems provide inadequate front-to-back-office integration. The result is customer data that cannot be shared effectively, and business processes that are prone to errors, delays, and unnecessary paperwork. Over the long term, this turns into Read More...
Balancing Profitability and Risk in Banking: Overcoming Common Risk Analysis and Reporting Challenges
Banks need robust risk analysis and reporting solutions to improve reporting accuracy and efficiency, while reducing the costs and burdens of compliance. Yet

growth and profitability  Profitability and Risk in Banking: Overcoming Common Risk Analysis and Reporting Challenges Banks need robust risk analysis and reporting solutions to improve reporting accuracy and efficiency, while reducing the costs and burdens of compliance. Yet many forces hamper efficient enterprise risk reporting, including regulatory and stakeholder pressures, process inefficiencies, and disparate data. This paper focuses on the risk reporting challenges facing banks, and outlines the best practices banks Read More...
These Are the Days of Healthy Growth for an Open-source ERP Provider


growth and profitability  those who claim that growth and investment in the future do not go hand in hand. The vendor is in the midst of delivering a mobile Web client that runs on every tablet, and nearly every smartphone, is fully optimized for mobile screen navigation (touch, slide, etc.), and is fully interoperable with the xTuple desktop  graphic user interface (GUI)  client. That is, both clients connect to the same xTuple ERP database. Here's a  blog post from xTuple’s Director of Product Development John Rogelstad on Read More...
Infor Reports Rapid Growth of Distribution Business Unit
Infor recently announced that its distribution business unit has had more than 120 percent license growth since the close of Infor's 2010 fiscal year. By

growth and profitability  than 120 percent license growth  since the close of Infor's 2010 fiscal year. By engaging with customers and incorporating feedback, the vendor has continued to invest in its distribution products. After years of keeping a low profile and cutting costs, Infor has established, and in many cases re-established, communication with its customers through additional sales reps in the field. The vendor has also created executive forums and industry councils where its customers worked with Infor on its Read More...
Case Study: Small Retail Chain Gears Up for Rapid Growth
Elephant Pharm, a start-up retail chain in the natural health and wellness retail market, needed a software solution to help the company compete with the bigger

growth and profitability  Gears Up for Rapid Growth Elephant Pharm, a start-up retail chain in the natural health and wellness retail market, needed a software solution to help the company compete with the bigger players in the industry, and to achieve sustainable growth. The retailer found the right software with Aldata Solution. Read More...
Advertising Continues to be Growth Business
The quarterly report on advertising trends from AdKnowledge eAnalytics shows that there are more places than ever to advertise, and that the cost of advertising

growth and profitability  Advertising Continues to be Growth Business D. Geller - June 5, 2000 Event Summary AdKnowledge eAnalytics, the strategic analysis arm of Engage Technologies (NASDAQ: ENGA), has issued a quarterly review of online advertising. Engage is a subsidiary of CMGI (NASDAQ: CMGI). The report indicates that the trend toward stabilization of the CPM (cost per thousand impressions) rate, noticed in its annual report issued in February (see TEC article Advertising Makes It Up in Volume ), continues. The average CPM Read More...
Kronos Prepping For Next Growth Phase
Two more investors putting their money into Kronos—opportunity for huge growth ahead. Get the details in P.J.'s post.

growth and profitability  Prepping For Next Growth Phase Kronos recently announced that Blackstone and GIC would invest in the software company alongside original investors Hellman & Friedman and JMI Equity . Hellman & Friedman will remain the majority investor in the company even after this recapitalization of the company through a $750 million (USD) equity investment by funds managed by Blackstone and GIC.   As a bit of history, in 2007 H&F and JMI took Kronos private in a transaction valued at $1.8 billion (USD). Since Read More...

Recent Searches
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Others