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They're BACK! Live Networking - Oh how we missed you!

by Kristen Baumgartner

When spring hits, certain changes are expected. Temperatures rise to remind us that good days are ahead. The sun shines a little brighter, for a little longer each day. Life begins to wake from hibernation. And in the Sage 100 channel, conference season blooms before us!

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3 Benefits of Integrated Manufacturing and Sage 100

by Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting

Companies Thrive with Integrated Manufacturing and Sage 100 

It’s now more important than ever for Manufacturing businesses to focus on controlling costs, increasing profitability, and guaranteeing product quality. Integrated Manufacturing and Sage 100 solutions offer an all-in-one solution that can help propel growth and increase efficiency.

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Sage 100 Manufacturing Product Configurator Helps Wrangle Up Items and Bills of Materials

by Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting

Sage 100 Manufacturing Product Configurator 

For manufacturers that build to order, it’s common to find tens of thousands of items and bills of materials in their system. This is usually because they have been creating a new item for every new item, which has resulted in an unorganized, heaping mess of clutter. Your internal users are frustrated because they can’t find anything. Also, everything has to be manually entered to create a new order. All of this could be avoided with the addition of a manufacturing product configurator to your Sage 100 tech stack. Here are some ways smart companies save time and avoid chaos.

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Sage 100 Manufacturing Pricing Automation Eliminates Pesky Price Sheets

by Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting

4 Ways to Set Up Sage 100 Manufacturing Pricing Automation

Imagine if you could avoid maintaining and distributing price sheets to your Sales teams? Wouldn’t it be nice to have everyone on the same page on pricing? You can save time and create consistency for your teams and your customers with Sage 100 Manufacturing pricing automation.

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Why Customers Love Shopping with Sage 100cloud eCommerce Integration

by Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting

Make it Easier for Customers to Shop with Sage 100cloud eCommerce Integration

Looking ahead to the end of 2021 and into 2022, we see customer expectations continuing to rise. Online shoppers want to place their orders wherever and however they prefer and now demand a great user experience and the utmost convenience. If you’re worried that your technology isn’t ready to support the expectations of today’s demanding eCommerce shoppers, read more about how a Sage 100cloud eCommerce integration automates and enables what your shoppers need to find you and want to keep coming back.

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Sage 100 Manufacturing Creates Efficiencies for Customers

by Vrakas Blum

Happy customers equate to more and bigger purchases and long-term relationships. Are you prepared to meet their ever-changing and always-increasing expectations? For B2B customers, the stakes are even higher and so are their expectations. The good news is Sage 100  Manufacturing has a number of features that customers expect to help them do their jobs more efficiently.

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Vrakas/Blum Computer Consulting, Inc. Named #1 Sage 100 Manufacturing Solution Provider in the Nation - 15 Consecutive Years

by Vrakas Blum

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Improve Efficiencies with Sage 100 Manufacturing Technology

by Vrakas Blum

Change is never easy...it helps to have Sage 100 Manufacturing technology 

Around the world, discrete manufacturers face a huge transformation for a number of reasons. The pandemic, the cascading uncertainty, instantly changing customer expectations and an ever-growing green agenda are creating pressures for businesses that struggle to adapt. Read more about what Sage 100 manufacturing technology (known as Sage Operations Management) users need to know to enact more sustainable, digital business models.

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How to Choose the Best Software for Manufacturing

by Stacy Schultz

What’s the best software for manufacturing?

In our experience, every manufacturing business is unique and it's very confusing to find the best manufacturing software to fit your requirements. All-in-one solutions, which handle other tasks apart from finances, such as planning and production, are known as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). There are many ERP options available and the selection process quickly becomes overwhelming for even the most seasoned ERP seekers. That's why we developed this list of top ERP features and functions to help leaders, like you, in your search for new accounting and manufacturing software. You already have a good idea of what you don't want from your old systems. Let's see what the best software for your business should include to make the biggest impact on your manufacturing bottom line.

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Is a Hybrid Discrete Manufacturing System the Perfect Fit?

by Stacy Schultz

While you may be sure it’s time for an ERP migration, what may not be clear is “migrate to what?” You’ve probably been using an on-premises solution, and “the Cloud” is all the rage, but you also should consider a hybrid discrete manufacturing system; during your evaluation.

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