Stone Tile International Selects Prophet 21 to Improve Accuracy of its Multi-Million Dollar Inventory
North America’s foremost authority on natural and manufactured tiles implements Epicor solution
Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, today announced Stone Tile International has chosen the award winning Epicor® Prophet 21® software as its new enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to automate its warehouse and increase inventory accuracy.
Recognized as North America’s foremost authority on natural and manufactured tiles, Stone Tile International has become one of the leading distributors of porcelain, limestone, ceramic, travertine, slate, marble, as well as glass, mosaic, and aluminum tiles. With over 160 employees and four locations, Stone Tile has established an international reputation for providing cutting-edge, design-forward material solutions to architects, designers, and residential customers.
Stone Tile was looking for a system that would allow the company’s operational side to match its trend-setting, innovative reputation. It was important for the solution have an automated warehouse system and increased visibility, resulting in less human error and improved customer satisfaction.
“Stone Tile is known for our fashion-forward front end, but we want to be known for our operational side as well. Prophet 21 meets our operational needs and will tighten up reporting and inventory. We are looking to become a more profitable company, and our profits will go up by reducing costs and errors. Investing in Prophet 21 is investing in our future.”
Serving customers faster with accurate inventory
Stone Tile’s previous system required many manual touches, which led to human error. The company also lacked the tools necessary for understanding where there can be improvement, resulting in lost opportunities. The Prophet 21 warehouse management system will automate Stone Tile’s processes, increasing accuracy and efficiency. Employees will be able to look at data in real time and the barcoding system will allow the company to ship to customers faster. “Prophet 21 software gives us visibility of inventory in all four of our locations at once. Before, we had to log into different systems for each location,” said Sultan. “We have millions of dollars of inventory. The better our inventory is, the better we can serve customers with the right products.”
“The Epicor Prophet 21 solution is a proven success for distributors of all sizes, and the software is becoming more powerful and valuable to companies that need a one-stop shop for their services,” said Tony Corley, senior product marketing manager, Epicor. “Prophet 21 software offers a combination of features and functionality that can accurately streamline processes. Pricing, inventory and even quoting becomes automated reducing time consumption.”
About Epicor Prophet 21
Leveraging a half-century of distribution industry knowledge and expertise, Epicor Prophet 21 software is an end-to-end distribution solution offering deep functionality—from open ecommerce platforms to mobile sales and field services, wireless sales counters and warehouses, advanced inventory management, and customer optimization tools. Visit the Epicor Prophet 21 solution hub to learn more.
About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation drives business growth. We provide flexible, industry-specific software designed around the needs of our manufacturing, distribution, retail, and service industry customers. More than 40 years of experience with our customers’ unique business processes and operational requirements are built into every solution―in the cloud or on premises. With this deep understanding of your industry, Epicor solutions manage complexity, increase efficiency, and free up resources so you can focus on growth. For more information, connect with Epicor or visit www.epicor.com.
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