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Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP for Building Product Manufacturers

Jan 27, 2015 4:00:40 PM

January Blog Series: New & Best Practices

Insights from: The Top Challenges Facing Manufacturers in Construction-driven Markets: How to Meet Them Head On   

Building product manufacturers produce a wide range of materials including architectural and structural metals, plastic resin and synthetic fibers, cement and concrete, wood products, HVAC equipment, switch, connector and other wiring devices, paint and coatings and lighting equipment. With such a broad span of manufacturing industries, each one can face an array of very different operational challenges.

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Debunking Myths: Retaining Disparate ERP Systems during Mergers & Acquisitions can Save Money

Sep 11, 2014 5:00:08 PM

September Blog Series: Debunking Myths

Insights from: Connie Keasler (Inside Sales Representative)

ERP Myth for Mergers and Acquisitions 

Many manufacturers believe they will save money during an acquisition of a company, which currently uses an outdated ERP system, by leaving that old system in place instead of replacing it. The truth is that doing so can significantly impact the new entity in many ways.

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How Low Must You Go to Combat Emerging Competition?

Apr 1, 2014 3:00:17 PM

Here's the fourth blog in this series that explores the top challenges facing manufacturers in construction-driven markets, and how to meet them head on. Manufacturers in this space include producers of:

  • Architectural and structural metals
  • Cement and concrete
  • Glass
  • HVAC equipment
  • Lighting equipment
    Paint and coatings
  • Plastic resin and synthetic fibers
    Switch, connector and other wiring devices
  • Windows and doors
  • Wood products

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