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How Specialty Chemical Manufacturers Can Grow Internationally

May 29, 2018 6:00 AM

Growing internationally is an inevitable challenge that companies must face to remain competitive and capture new opportunities. Often, it can mean acquiring new companies around the globe, which then leads to new marketplaces for products and services as well as a new source for raw materials. However, expansion through acquisition presents its own challenges. Many U.S chemical manufacturing companies reach a point where in order to grow they need to expand and change internally. Unfortunately, many companies never truly achieve this--they are simply U.S companies with international locations and not a true global company with streamlined business processes throughout.

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From Chaos to Order: How Chemical Companies Can Use Dynamics 365 to Sequence Orders

May 7, 2018 7:00 AM

Many chemical manufacturing companies struggle with the best way to schedule the variety of products that are going through the production floor. One of the key things that manufacturers have to consider for their production planning is how to minimize the changeover and cleanup between production runs, in order to optimize the use of limited production space and resources.

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Chemical Manufactures – How to Maintain Compliance with Microsoft Dynamics

May 3, 2018 7:00 AM

One of the most important aspects to your chemical manufacturing business is having an ERP system that is aware of product restrictions and enables you the ability to stay compliant with the multitude of industry regulations. When your ERP system is aware of set restrictions, detecting mistakes early on in the process is possible.

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The Top 5 Challenges Facing Specialty Chemical Manufacturers and How to Solve Them

Apr 25, 2018 6:00 AM

Chemical manufacturing is a uniquely complex industry that entails substantial requirements in order to maintain compliance. With biyearly modifications, new compliance and regulatory requirements happening every single year, the ability to continually adjust for things like: GHS, FRFA, OSHA, DHS, HCS, CFET and REACH can be challenging. 

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Achieving Complex Chemical Manufacturing Formulations with Dynamics 365 and ProductVision®

Mar 29, 2018 7:00 AM

As a chemical manufacturer (paint, coatings, chemicals and ink), your product is unique and complex. Therefore, having the ability to create new or modify existing formulas is essential to the distinctiveness of your product. Rapidly creating and modifying formulations allow chemical companies the ability to provide value to its customers– an essential key in building brand recognition. Additionally, having the ability to adapt to specific customer needs also gives manufacturers the opportunity to enter new markets.

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How Chemical Manufacturers Can Make the Switch from Product Seller to Solution Provider

Jan 16, 2018 8:22 AM

“Chemical companies have long struggled to make the shift from ‘product sellers’ to ‘solution providers’ in the customer-facing aspect of their business. Digitisation can make a big difference in this regard.”*

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How One Cosmetics Manufacturer Tracks Lightweight Drums to Reduce Inventory Waste

Nov 27, 2017 7:00 PM

Every manufacturer looks for ways to reduce costs and eliminate waste from processes. For specialty chemical manufacturers, a good way to reduce product waste is to accurately track and use all inventory. Businesses that have embraced a digital transformation have the technology to keep an exact measure of product on-hand so that it can be used efficiently.

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Introducing Microsoft Dynamics 365

Dec 1, 2016 7:00 PM

By Marielena Zajac, Marketing Specialist

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