ERP System Scalability

March 04, 2019

Running a manufacturing or distribution business requires an agile approach supported by an ERP system that meets your business needs at every stage of your growth journey. As part of our ‘A Tale of Two Companies’ series, this article explores the importance of ERP system scalability.


ERP Implementation Cost and Duration

February 25, 2019

As part of a five-part series entitled 'A Tale of Two Companies', we explore the different hypothetical experiences of two fictitious businesses as they implement new/upgraded ERP systems. Today, in part two we look at ERP Implementation cost and duration. This blog post is part two of a five-part series, entitled 'A Tale of Two Companies'. In this series, we explore the different hypothetical experiences of two fictitious companies as they upgrade/change to new ERP systems.  


Planning for Successful ERP Implementation Projects

February 23, 2019

If you are looking for your first ERP system or upgrading from an existing system, the evaluation, selection and implementation process are critically important. Considered change management and detailed business process mapping, amongst other strategies, can help ensure effective implementation. This is part of a five-part blog post series on the stories of two fictitious companies. Their situations reflect what some companies experience after choosing a new ERP system.


Precise Business Solutions Wins International Partner of the Year Award

February 23, 2019

Here at Epicor, we're all about growth. We like to recognise the great work our partners are doing in providing value to our customers and helping them achieve their business growth goals. Each year we recognize Epicor partners for their ongoing success and achievements supporting Epicor solutions. This year, we'd like to extend our congratulations to a partner of more than 20 years, Precise Business Solutions, who has been acknowledged as Epicor International Partner of the Year.


6 Reasons to Change Your view of Cloud ERP Software

December 30, 2018

Saugatuck Technology report found that with respect to ERP/business management software, 47% of businesses have implemented cloud solutions and 70% plan to implement in the near future. 
So, if your business has not yet made the shift to cloud ERP software, here are 6 key reasons why you should seriously consider it. 


Why Your Aged Care Software Should Have Mobile Functionality

December 05, 2018

The aged care industry is approaching a period of significant change. With a growing market, increased competition will be likely, which is why it is important to adopt a best practice approach in everything you do. One way aged care organisations can improve their performance is through enabling their workforce to be productive in ways they previously may not have perceived possible. This is what effective mobile solutions allow you to do.


Epicor Customers Recognised at the Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) National Summit

September 13, 2018

Industry awards are exciting when they publicly recognise the great work our customers are doing. We were delighted when two Epicor Senior Living Solutions (SLS) customers were acknowledged at the recent Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) National Summit.


Why Business Transformation Should be Ongoing

June 25, 2018

A recent Gartner survey shows that CIOs are turning into business leaders. While IT is still one of the CIO’s responsibilities, achieving revenue growth and supporting digital transformation were identified most often as top business priorities for organisations in 2018. There is a lot of talk about digital transformation, so it has become an industry buzzword. 


Billing and Financials—Aged Care Software for a Changing Australian Market

May 17, 2018

While the aged care system has become more of a consumer-driven market, further reform is required to offer greater consumer choice. This was the position made by the Aged Care Sector Committee in the Aged Care Roadmap. The roadmap acknowledges that the aged care market has improved its ability to respond to a wide range of care needs by a diverse customer base.


Epicor at National Manufacturing Week 2018 in Australia

May 07, 2018

We're excited for the upcoming National Manufacturing Week 2018, which runs from 9 May to 11 May 2018 at the Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park. The Epicor Australia team will exhibit at Australia’s largest manufacturing showcase at stand 2504. With the introduction of new and emerging technologies, the manufacturing industry has become much more competitive. 


Document Management and Reporting

April 20, 2018

The concept of the paperless office was first proposed in 1975. The prediction was that in some 20 years’ time, technology would eliminate the need for almost all printed paper. However, in 1995, precariously stacked documents on desks and office floors were commonplace. As we sit here today, some 23 years later, boxes of printer paper still hold pride of place in office stationery cupboards across the country.