Your Employees. Your Sales Team.

You have a sales team who goes out in the world cold calling, following up leads and closing deals (hopefully). You have a marketing department who makes nice brochures for prospective clients, updates your website and strategises new ways to bring in more sales. You have an operations or production team who carries out the…

4 Steps to Get your Supply Chain Management in Order

As we defined in a previous post, supply chain management (SCM) is: “the management of a network of interconnected businesses involved in the provision of product and service packages required by the end customers in a supply chain. Supply chain management spans all movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point of origin to point of consumption”. 

When do you know you are ready for an ERP System?

Running a small or medium sized enterprise (SME) brings with it plenty of challenges, particularly through turbulent economic times. New products, special offers and promises of business growth all provide tempting quick fixes to stay ahead of the competition. Add to that the expectations from customers for reduced costs, improved service and increased product choice…

What role does SAP play in Supply Chain Management?

Another buzz-term in many of today’s industries, supply chain management is often a department in its own right for larger companies. But small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are also now following the crowd by reviewing, renewing and revising their processes which result in supplying the end user with their product or service. Before we…