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 organizations 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 and Laser-Focused

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. 


Megatrends Shaping the Factory of the Future

April 30, 2018

Megatrends are global, sustained, macroeconomic forces of development that impact businesses, cultures and personal lives. The wonders of technology – and specifically the Internet of Things (IoT) – have us all on a dizzying course of change. But manufacturers, especially, must ensure factory operations are future-fit to transcend transformation. Trends and disruptive technologies will enable some businesses to compete and thrive, while those same circumstances will knock others off course (or out of the market completely).


Document Management and Reporting - Beyond Filing Cabinets & Spreadsheets

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. 


Aged Care: How to Keep up with Legislation and Compete More Effectively - Part II

March 21, 2018

As Australia’s largest generation (baby boomers) begins to enter retirement and old age, the aged care market is evolving. At the same time, changing legislation has led to increased competition and consumer choice. Entry into a nursing home is no longer the one stop option as it was just a decade ago.


Aged Care: How to Keep up with Legislation and Compete More Effectively: Part I

March 12, 2018

The aged care sector in Australia provides services to 1.3 million Australians and generates annual revenues totaling around $21.5 billion. The sector makes a significant contribution to the Australian economy, representing almost 1 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). In this two-part blog series, we'll take a look at the key trends affecting the aged care industry in Australia


Why 2018 is the year to move your aged care software to the cloud

February 20, 2018

The Australian aged care industry will undergo significant evolution in the years ahead. It is therefore imperative that aged care organizations have detailed operational, tactical and strategic plans. Whether it is planning an exit strategy in a period of consolidation or diversification for new service provision, your organization must equip itself with all the necessary resources to achieve the desired result.