Sunday, December 17, 2017
Manufacturing Trends

Manufacturing Trends

5 Simple Strategies to Prepare Your Employees for QMS Software Rollout

  Successfully managing your organization’s quality management system (QMS) is business-critical. Manufacturing a variety of products for clients in multiple markets can require considerable documentation to meet regulations and standards. The right...

Quality, Customer Service, and the Cloud are Key to Haigh’s Success

Who is Haigh’s Haigh’s is a manufacturer of high-end chocolates, and they have been in business for over 100 years. What makes Haigh’s stand out is their focus on customer service as...

Kendra Scott is Using Cloud ERP to Expand Her Business

Kendra Scott believe that having the right systems in place allows them to grow in different aspects of fashion outside of jewelry. By moving their ERP solution to the cloud, they no longer have to worry about administering their own ERP, so they can focus on what’s most important to them: their products and customer satisfaction.
Managing the dreaded business interruption

Business Interruption: A What-If Scenario

The automotive industry has only to look back at the 2011 tsunami in Japan, a major fire at a German chemical supplier, and the recent United States port labor disruptions to remember how quickly and suddenly these events can occur.
Evolution of ERP

Appreciating the Evolution of ERP

QAD and our solutions have evolved considerably over the last three and a half decades, but the one thing that has remained consistent is our dedication to world-class solutions for manufacturers.
ERP System

Your Body’s ERP System

Often when talking with people I just met I will focus on their occupation because I’m truly fascinated by the different occupational paths people take. And with any reciprocal conversation, after...
Comvita's Secret to Successful Business Growth

Learn Comvita’s Secret to Stable Business Growth

Who is Comvita? Comvita Limited (Comvita), headquartered in New Zealand, is an international company specializing in natural health and skin care products — primarily premium-grade New Zealand Manuka honey. Its innovative range...
QAD for the auto parts industry - QAD QMS

QAD Customers in China Are Successful in the U.S. Auto Parts Market

The article China’s Strategy in the U.S. Car Market: Make Parts First appeared in the Wall Street Journal in recently. Not only did the story about how Chinese manufacturers are making a difference in the U.S. auto parts market strike me, but also the amount of QAD customers I recognized.

Get Supply Chain Management Education From MIT For Free

MIT consistently ranks as one of the best colleges in the nation, and oftentimes tops the list of the best in certain programs. That’s why it was no surprise that the school ranked second on the US News best supply chain / logistics programs.
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 .”