Why Deacom’s Corporate Culture is Award Winning

A strong corporate culture is the foundation of business success and Deacom is honored to receive SmartCEO’s 2016 Corporate Culture award. So what makes our culture different? It all started more than 20 years ago when Deacom’s Founder and CEO, Jay Deakins, had the idea to redefine how ERP software is developed. While pursuing the concept … Continue reading “Why Deacom’s Corporate Culture is Award Winning”

5 Ways to Tell if You Need to Invest in More Production Lines

Congratulations, you just won another new contract. But do you know if you have the production capacity to deliver? Imagine this: Your leading sales rep just knocks on your door announcing another significant piece of contract manufacturing business she has won. After the obligatory “Congratulations,” you sit back down at your desk and the horrifying … Continue reading “5 Ways to Tell if You Need to Invest in More Production Lines”

4 Critical Features of a Manufacturing Ecommerce Site

With the ecommerce market steadily increasing around 14% year after year, a virtual storefront is growing in significance for every business industry – including manufacturing. Accepting sales orders online, whether it is B2B or B2C, has the potential to contribute 8% of sales, according to the US Department of Commerce. In most technical environments, manufacturing … Continue reading “4 Critical Features of a Manufacturing Ecommerce Site”

Artisan Spotlight: Zachary Hussong, Software Developer

Each month, the Deacom team members nominate one of their own to be the Artisan of the Month. These professionals have performed above and beyond to make a true impact on the company’s software, business, and customers. We are excited to announce that the July Artisan of the Month was Zachary Hussong, a Software Developer … Continue reading “Artisan Spotlight: Zachary Hussong, Software Developer”

5 Characteristics of a Deacom Artisan

We are often asked, “What is a Deacom Artisan?”. To us, it isn’t just a fancy word for “employee,” but rather the perfect definition for who our team members are and what they represent. As artisans, we are forward thinkers, passionate about crafting new and innovative strategies to improve our software, drive the success of … Continue reading “5 Characteristics of a Deacom Artisan”

Eliminating the ERP System Disconnect

ERP systems should keep all areas of the business connected, not disconnected. This manufacturer identified a solution that streamlines communication throughout the entire operations – without modules and customizations. The traditional ERP system model is built upon the idea of bolting together third-party modules to deliver necessary functionality. The challenge of this approach is most … Continue reading “Eliminating the ERP System Disconnect”

Deacom HQ: From Construction Zone to “Bigger, Nicer, and More Secure”

Deacom’s impressive headquarters is attracting media attention. Last November, Natalie Kostelni from the Philadelphia Business Journal to took a tour of Deacom. This tour was not just of our office space but a journey starting from the basement where Deacom, Inc. was founded in 1995, through the construction zone of our soon-to-be new headquarters. Fast-forward … Continue reading “Deacom HQ: From Construction Zone to “Bigger, Nicer, and More Secure””

Breaking Free of Outdated Food Manufacturing Software

Take action to prevent your food manufacturing business from getting stuck in old technology. Today, many manufacturers find themselves operating with the same ERP software they did a decade ago – maybe even longer. But life was different then: the company was much smaller, the product line was a fraction of the size, consumer demands … Continue reading “Breaking Free of Outdated Food Manufacturing Software”

Meeting Growth Expectations of the Nutraceutical Industry

Nutraceutical market expects huge growth in next 5 years but how are you preparing? The global nutraceutical market is expected to reach more than $278 billion in 2021, according to a report from Transparency Market Research. Yet the criteria to meet certain regulations and certifications are becoming more complex to achieve. The nutraceutical industry’s fast-paced nature … Continue reading “Meeting Growth Expectations of the Nutraceutical Industry”

The Three Tiers of ERP Providers (Video)

How Deacom fits into the market segments of Tier 1, 2, and 3 ERP providers In this whiteboard session, Jay Deakins, Founder and CEO of Deacom, discusses what differentiates the three tiers of ERP providers and how Deacom fits into these market segments. He talks about the typical customer size that each of the tiers … Continue reading “The Three Tiers of ERP Providers (Video)”