November 23, 2021

Top 8 Current News Stories for Manufacturers

While problems with global supply chains continue to dominate the news, there are other developments of interest to manufacturers. Here’s a summary of some of those news stories from October 2021 that you might have missed. Why the Supply Chain Crisis Needs Long-Term Solutions This timely article from Industry Today describes how companies should focus […]

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November 18, 2021

Rootstock’s Take on Gartner’s “Supply Chain Management Software Market Overview, 2021”

After a disruptive year for global governments, businesses, and populations in 2020, the other shoe has fallen to expose the vulnerability of global supply chains. Gartner, the well-respected IT research and advisory company, has released their guidance on the software category for Supply Chain Management. While this was released in June of 2021 when the […]

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November 8, 2021

How to Drive Operational Excellence in Field Services?

Imagine you are on the road on a cold night. You get into a coffee shop to get a hot Latte to keep you awake. You come out and your car doesn’t start! You call your roadside assistance company who promptly dispatches a technician to come to you, only to find out that the alternator […]

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October 7, 2021

Reimagining User Experience to drive a better Customer Experience

The pursuit of a better customer experience must start with the end-user that is serving that customer. This is particularly true for any enterprise software that is designed to become the digital backbone for companies to run their core business. Right at the center of any business interaction is data, process, and people. Converting data […]

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September 22, 2021

Manufacturing News Roundup Q3 2021

Here’s a summary of some of our favorite manufacturing news stories from Q3 2021 that you might have missed. Global Medical Device Contract Manufacturing Market Analysis & Trends – Industry Forecast to 2028 Increased growth in the medical device market, high growth potential in Asia Pacific, and an increasing worldwide geriatric population, which will soon […]

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August 5, 2021

Three Values Generated By Manufacturing DX (1st of 3)

In the field of information technology, I think this has been an epoch year in which cutting edge technologies are being widely used and adopted like never before. For example, information dissemination and reservation systems related to the COVID-19 pandemic have been created using a variety of platform environments such as AWS and related low-code […]

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July 29, 2021

Attention Salesforce Admins: Your Guide to ERP on Salesforce

Salesforce Admins have a lot on their plate. Enabling fast access to data and a crystal clear, company-wide view of performance is towards the top of your list. One thing you don’t need is another platform or legacy tool to learn, integrate, maintain, secure, synchronize, and configure. So why shouldn’t your business, from sales to […]

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July 8, 2021

The Right Formula for Cloud ERP Implementation Success

The right cloud ERP solution can catalyze transformation across your manufacturing business, from sales through customer service, and the critical engineering, production, supply chain, inventory, and other functions along the way. If you’re early in the process and still evaluating solutions, check out our Cloud ERP Evaluation eBook. It provides a checklist to ensure you […]

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July 2, 2021

Manufacturing News Roundup Q2

The State of Manufacturing 1. Hyundai Completes Deal to Acquire Boston Dynamics https://www.bostondynamics.com/hyundai-motor-group-completes-acquisition Boston/Seoul/Tokyo, June 21, 2021 – Hyundai Motor Group completed their acquisition of a controlling interest in Boston Dynamics, a leader in advanced robotics. As a result of the deal, Hyundai becomes a significant player in robotics and, together with Boston Dynamics, plans […]

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July 1, 2021

In Manufacturing, the Customer is Always Right

Originally published April 25, 2019, updated July 1, 2021 Customer-centric manufacturing isn’t just the latest industry buzzword. It’s a real shift in business strategy that puts the customer first, both for your products and your services. It offers a way for companies to satisfy increasing customer expectations, differentiate with more personalized products and retain more […]

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June 24, 2021

Your Summer Road Trip Start and Ends with Cloud ERP

It’s summer, and you know what that means: ROAD TRIP! You’ve been on road trips before, so you know the journey with friends or family means so much more than the destination. Those unforeseen detours, new places to explore, and expansive views – enjoyed and experienced together – are what makes a road trip such […]

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June 14, 2021

How to Drive Better Customer Experience One Conversation at a Time?

Providing a differentiating customer experience starts with reimagining how you can bring your customers closer to your products and services. This needs to happen at a time chosen by the customer, on a device that the customer has access to and as quickly as possible. Companies make a ton of investments in their digital assets […]

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