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Business management software

What Is Cloud Hosting and How Does It Work?

If you’re a business owner, you may have heard the term “cloud hosting” being thrown around every now and then. For years, like thousands of Americans, you’ve probably been relying on keeping your digital systems in-house, likely occupying a supply closet or the backroom of your business. You know the scene: tangles of wires, heavy […]

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ERP system implementation

How ERP Software Helps Manufacturers and Distributors Adapt During a Pandemic

The current COVID-19 pandemic has been a turning point for many businesses. From the lockdowns a few months ago to finally beginning to return to a normal rhythm today, the impact of this health crisis is slowly unfolding before our very eyes. More specifically, two distinct classifications are forming when it comes to small and […]

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inventory control software

Why Manufacturers and Distributors Need Automated Inventory Management

From the beginning, inventory management has been a priority for manufacturers and distributors. Having the ability to accurately account for your inventory, understand when to restock, and manage distribution doesn’t come without its own unique set of challenges.  Up until the digital age, there weren’t many alternatives to manual inventory management systems. Usually done with […]

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inventory control software

How to Reduce Inventory Losses with Better Shelf-Life Management

In the food and beverage industry, inventory losses can narrow margins and lead to delays further down the supply chain. Having too little in your warehouse could mean the inability to meet demand on time. Having too much on hand might mean a significant portion of the surplus will expire before it ever hits consumer […]

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Customer relationship management software

What Is the ROI for Cloud Hosting?

Manufacturers and distributors today have enough responsibilities to worry about. Managing software and data systems shouldn’t be one of them. The truth is, the age of small to medium-sized businesses maintaining on-premise servers has come and gone. The price simply doesn’t justify the return, especially when there is a much more cost-effective option out there.  […]

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ERP system implementation

Cloud Hosting vs. On-Premise: The Pros and Cons

  Today’s manufacturing, distribution, and service industries have come a long way. Processes have been refined, and innovations like IoT and automation are providing many companies with more data than they’re equipped to handle.   As small and midsize businesses continue to grapple with upgrading their IT systems, a common question has been popping up […]

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implementation of quality management system

3 Reasons Why Food & Beverage Manufacturers and Distributors Need Cloud Hosting

Manufacturers and distributors in the food and beverage industry need efficient and modern systems to be competitive while remaining compliant with all FDA and USDA regulations and requirements. Here are three reasons why small to midsize businesses in this sector need cloud hosting.   Streamlined Reporting So often, we hear of companies who are overwhelmed […]

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implementation of quality management system

5 Technology Challenges Facing the Food & Beverage Industry in 2020

The food and beverage industry is defined by its ability to quickly pivot according to the needs of its customers. Nowhere is this innovation more evident than the technology challenges manufacturers and distributors face every day. In the Food and Beverage sector, the real risk is food safety and potential recall. Combatting this starts and […]

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Common Inventory Management Challenges for Food & Beverage Distribution

Inventory Management is one of the greatest business process areas food and beverage distributors struggle with. Why? Balancing a warehouse of inventory while also trying to keep up with FDA regulations and policies can be difficult without the right systems in place. Here are a few of the most common inventory management challenges for this […]

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Enterprise resource management

6 Tips for Ultimate Customer Convenience & Ultimate PCI Security

Retaining current customers is as important as finding new ones. One thing that can help you do both is to offer them the most secure and convenient way to pay an invoice. EBizCharge Connect, by Century Business Solutions, provides 24/7 access and the ultimate in PCI security. Your customers log in online to pay their […]

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