Friday, August 18, 2017
Manufacturing Trends

Manufacturing Trends

Thinking about outcomes first.

Why You Should Care About Outcomes (If You Don’t Already)

The two most typical uses of outcomes revolve around, not coincidentally, two of the most (if not the top most) important parts of society today: education and healthcare. So let’s drill into both those areas, which at their core focus on the same thing: “the impact of .”
Global QAD Cloud ERP Software

Cloud ERP is a Strategic Choice

Oftentimes “cloud” is portrayed as a simple deployment option. Cloud ERP is about much more than deployment, it’s a strategic choice. It’s about focusing on your core competencies and what you deliver to your customers. Manufacturers have found that deploying ERP in the cloud allows them to spend more time on their business strategy and customer satisfaction.
Being Thankful for Manufacturing

5 Things To Be Thankful For In Manufacturing Today

We are all so lucky to be part of the worldwide manufacturing community. This is a time when so much is changing that the manufacturing industry will look quite different in a few years. In the meantime, here are a few things to be grateful for today.
The ERP Selection Process

Bringing Clarity to the ERP Selection Process

Most business people only select enterprise grade software once or twice during their entire lifetimes, if at all. Companies hire consultants to help with the Request for Proposal (RFP) and to guide them through the search process.
Isaac Newton and Smart Manufacturing

Sir Isaac Newton and the Broad Shoulders Supporting Smart Manufacturing

There is plenty of buzz around the notion of Smart Manufacturing, but what exactly does the expression mean?
Learn more about QAD manufacturing erp software

Get to Know QAD Manufacturing ERP Software

Building the Effective Enterprise with QAD. Imagine a future where your business processes are operating at peak efficiency and perfectly aligned with your strategic goals.

Manufacturing ERP and the Gig Economy

What the Gig Economy Means for Manufacturers. Over the next 10 years, 3.5 million manufacturing jobs will be created, and nearly 2 million of them will go unfilled because employers can’t find candidates with the right skills according to Deloitte.
Althea

Althea Has All Critical Business Processes Under One System

Like Althea, life sciences manufacturers face a number of special challenges when it comes to government regulations and compliance needs. QAD understands that no two manufacturers are alike, and that’s why we provide industry versions of our ERP software to focus on your specific pain-points and move your toward the Effective Enterprise.

Essential ERP Freedoms

Manufacturing is a complex business, with many potential pitfalls and conflicting objectives. Manufacturing companies always need to strike a balance between customer demands, finance goals and manufacturing’s need for efficiency. Add...

Do Drones Have a Place in the Supply Chain of the Future?

At QAD, we’ve been making use of drones for a few years now in the Marketing department — mainly for aerial photography. Folks here have gotten pretty used to being buzzed...