What Will Be Your Legacy?

Author: Jeffrey Glaze You may be the person leading implementation of your company’s ERP system, or taking a vital role in the process. This is a critical time for your company and for your project. Your decisions and how you design the system can have......

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Executive Analysis Status Dashboards

With your Epicor application, you receive several status dashboards that provide a wealth of information about the data in your database. These powerful tools are in the Executive Analysis section of Epicor. Epicor adds to the power of these tools because it also comes with......

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The Benefits of NOT Requiring an Item Master

Epicor software has a feature called “part-on-the-fly.” This is the ability to use part identification and description in several areas of the application without a master part record. Part-on-the-fly parts are a flexible alternative for make-to-order or engineer-to-order manufacturing, where the sold item is a custom part. By......

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The Advantages of Epicor Shop Floor Data Collection

Unreadable production logs? Inaccurate inventory? End of the day guessing on labor? Mind-numbing data entry? Using spreadsheets instead of your ERP system? Enterprise Resource Planning software, like Epicor, can help you track your labor and material costs accurately, but the information in your ERP is......

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Epicor’s Flexible Methods of Manufacturing

In Epicor, the method of manufacturing is the bill (or list) of operations, and the bill of materials. [A MOM = BOO + BOM.] One of the unique features of Epicor is its flexibility in making and re-using a manufacturing method. Unlike other ERP software, Epicor allows......

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Epicor Scheduling Impact Report

You have visibility to shippable revenue when you experience a customer or internal change in your production schedule. Epicor has an out-of-the-box report, the Schedule Impact Report, which can help you evaluate the bottom line when you modify your production schedule. You provide some basic......

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Epicor Advantages of Cloud Deployment

One of the key decisions made once you’ve decided to implement Epicor ERP is whether to have the application onsite or in the cloud. You’ll pick a solution that meets your business and technical needs.  Here are some of the benefits of a hosted cloud......

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Epicor Advisors and Wizards

We can all use extra help in getting our jobs done–someone to counsel us. It could be advisors or those who can work their magic in our daily lives. In other words, wizards. The Epicor application has several built in Advisors and Wizards that can......

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4 Criteria for Choosing an ERP System Consultant

Once your business has selected an enterprise resource planning software and provider, it’s time to find a consultant to help with the installation process. This task can prove difficult, as there are many companies that offer similar services. How do you sort through the jargon and find the best......

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