Businesses in the lumber and building materials (LBM) industry face a common concern—the need to grow through expansion, acquisition, increasing market share, and improving customer loyalty. If you want to tackle business growth and succeed, read more and find out how to:
Learn about the factors driving business growth and employee engagement.
Discover key findings on growth and how businesses are approaching it.
Learn five key success and risk factors affecting business growth.
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Global Growth Tracker Survey Reveals 10 Characteristics That Enable Manufacturing Companies: Part TwoEpicor recently published its 2016 global growth tracker survey, and the results point to the top characteristics that differentiate manufacturing organizations poised for sustainable growth. Epicor calls these companies “manufacturing grow getters,” and defines them as organizations and people who understand what it takes to get set for growth in today’s dynamic business environment. "They know what growth looks like for their business and have the vision and drive to act on it," says the study.
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) & Manufacturing Execution System (MES) for Manufacturing CompaniesEnterprise Resource Planning (ERP) & Manufacturing Execution System (MES) for Manufacturing Companies, 5 April 2017, Singapore
Top ERP Vendors Battle Head-to-HeadLarry Blitz, editor of Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Vendor Showdowns, recently conducted a match-up between top vendors in the small business software category. The three vendors battled head-to-head included Epicor ERP, Infor SyteLine and NetSuite were compared across 10 main modules comprising of over 2,500 features and functions.
Part Three of The Global Growth Tracker Survey ResultsEpicor recently published its 2016 global growth tracker survey, and the results point to the top characteristics that differentiate manufacturing organizations poised for sustainable growth. Epicor calls these companies "manufacturing grow getters," and defines them as organizations and people who understand what it takes to get set for growth in today’s dynamic business environment. "They know what growth looks like for their business and have the vision and drive to act on it," says the study.
Mid-West Metal Products Facilitates ERP Operations CompanywideFor nearly 100 years, Mid-West Metal Products has been a premium producer of wire-formed, sheet metal fabricated, and tubular metal products for customers ranging from leading global corporations to small emerging enterprises. With four locations in Muncie, Indiana, including three manufacturing facilities, as well as production operations in Dalian, China, the company specializes in the custom design and manufacturing of items like enclosures, bag stands, pet crates, shelving, and displays from concept to finished product. This is performed in both a "job shop" atmosphere as well as a wholesaler/distribution environment dedicated to quality, timeliness, and competitive pricing.
IT Showcase - LondonIT Showcase in London, UK, 23 May 2017
NMBS ExhibitionNMBS Exhibition in Coventry, UK, 5 April 2017
Set Your Course for Growth: Insights 2017Our largest global customer conference is just a couple months away with nearly 4,000 users worldwide. Insights 2017 brings together Epicor customers, partners and industry experts for a three-day learning and networking experience focused on Epicor products, solutions and future plans. This year the conference will be held May 22-25, 2017, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville.
Portland Transmission Warehouse
“It’s hard to put a dollar amount on the value that Eagle has provided us, but I know for a fact that we’re more efficient and we save money. We’re able to get more for our products than we probably would otherwise, because we’re able to manage pricing controls, stay on top of supplier pricing, and respond to it quicker. There are just a myriad of ways it’s helped us.”
Ross Bradshaw, President | Portland Transmission Warehouse
BisTrack Customer SummitBisTrack Customer Summit in Coombe Abbey, Coventry, 10 May 2017
Epicor solutions are designed around the unique operational needs of LBM businesses and are available in the cloud, hosted, or on premises. Customers can better manage complexity and focus on core growth activities.
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