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Akebono Better Aligns its Logistics Processes with QAD Automation Solutions

The rate at which material and production data is collected and utilized defines the operational visibility, control and accuracy of a manufacturer’s supply chain. It is the responsibility of the company’s...
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What is Rapid Response ERP and How Does it Affect the Manufacturing Process?

The only constant in business today is change, and the only certainty is that change will likely accelerate in the future. In order to survive and thrive in this environment, manufacturers...
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Metrics that Matter: Closing Cycle Time and Financial Reporting Person Days

Closing cycle time is usually expressed as the number of days between the end of an accounting period and the release of financial statements. It is a key metric for many...
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Rapid Response to Change is Imperative for Manufacturers

It was Heraclitus, a Greek philosopher, who said, “Change is the only constant in life,” highlighting the strong need to always expect and plan for change throughout our lives. This is...