The Acumatica 2020 Summit has wrapped up in Las Vegas and it continues to excite partners, customers, and prospects. There were some long-awaited product announcements, acquisitions, and future collaborations that were huge crowd pleasers. Acumatica continues to deliver on the promise of a "fully connected business" through rapid software improvements and a dedication to their partner community and customers. Here is a quick rundown of some news.
Managing a complex supply chain requires software solutions that can automate manual processes and remove the "guesswork" from decision making. Factors like changing customer demands and unreliable suppliers can create unforeseen bottlenecks that require quick resolutions. A cloud-based ERP System, enables you to tackle issues before they turn into costly disruptions by feeding you real-time data, keeping you connected to all stakeholders, and providing tools that help you adapt when things don’t go according to plan. Lets take a deeper look into three ways you can count on an ERP System to help manage your supply chain.
Empower Business Solutions is excited to announce that Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped (CCABH) is a new ERP software customer. Based in Johnstown, PA, CCABH offers vision, rehabilitation, and employment services for persons with disabilities combined with a premier manufacturing operation, CAB Products. CAB Products, manufactures high quality hooks, hangers, and other innovative products for customers worldwide. Their products are used in mining, solar power, ship building, utilities, and more. CAB employs hundreds of persons with disabilities whom they teach and help to become independent and self-sufficient. Although employing hundreds of people with disabilities is incredibly rewarding, it also comes with it’s own set of challenges, specifically paying them. According to CAB's Comptroller:
Choosing to implement an ERP manufacturing management and accounting system to run your business is a decision that will greatly impact how it operates for years. With various manufacturing ERP systems offering a similar set of features, it ends up being more challenging than comforting to nail down which system is the right one. Instead of highlighting the shortcomings of competing systems here are three reasons why small and midsize manufacturers are moving onto Acumatica's modern platform and excited about what the future holds.
Tired of running your business using QuickBooks and multiple spreadsheets? Feeling the pains of a disconnected business? Then join Empower Business Solutions and the Innovative Manufacturers Center (IMC) on December 12th at 12:00 for a 30-minute webinar. We'll be covering the 5-Steps of Selecting & Implementing Manufacturing ERP software and providing attendees with actionable insights into the process of moving to a fully integrated Manufacturing ERP System. If your company is growing and needs a system that can provide real-time coordination of activities across the entire business, this webinar is not to be missed. With less than two months left in the year, now is the time to be considering projects that can help scale your business in 2020.
If you’re researching cloud ERP software, it’s likely that you’ll end up comparing the two most notable solutions: Acumatica, the fastest growing cloud ERP company, and NetSuite, the largest. Acumatica has achieved triple digit customer growth every year over the last five years. That is impressive considering that 80% of their staff is focused solely on research and development and sales only come through their channel of certified partners. NetSuite has not been reaching this kind of customer growth even though roughly 70% of their in-house staff is made up of salespeople. Pretty staggering.
Join Empower Business Solutions when we host Paceject Shipping software for a short product demo at 12:00 on October 30th. Pacejet will lead a short walk through of Acumatica ERP, moving from a Quote to an Order and then demonstrate their automated shipping process. Distributors and Manufacturers considering a software change are encouraged to attend!
This week Acumatica unveiled their newest software release, 2019 R2. With over 100 features added, Acumatica 2019 R2 will be the most user-friendly release to date. The newest updates are all thanks to the suggestions from Acumatica's 5,000+ customers, hundreds of partners, and extensive developer teams. With a multi-year release cycle, customers can look forward to seeing business-enhancing changes sooner rather than later.
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Nucleus Research, a group of independent analysts, has been providing fact-based research since 2001 so companies can make informed technology decisions. In an eBook released this summer, they give a detailed look of Acumatica's ERP software, and the customers using it.