When a “One-Size-Fits-All” ERP Just Won’t Fit

When is the last time you purchased a one-size-fits-all shirt only to find that it was perfect? Let’s face it, this hardly ever happens. Instead, consumers find themselves settling on many features of the product, from the fabric down to the color. While this concept is very popular in apparel, it is also prominent in … Continue reading “When a “One-Size-Fits-All” ERP Just Won’t Fit”

Unifying Operations with One ERP Platform

Recently, we have seen a shift in manufacturers adopting ERP solutions as a centralized platform, rather than separate pieces of software. By creating a single ERP foundation for multiple business entities, manufacturers are able to streamline workflows and boost visibility between the various divisions. Take Diversified CPC International, for example, an established gas manufacturer and … Continue reading “Unifying Operations with One ERP Platform”

How to Tell If Your ERP Can Handle Pharma Serialization

November 2017 marks an important deadline for pharma manufacturers who need to begin serialization all the way down to the item level. Yes, it may seem like a daunting task but delaying the inevitable can result in poor business decisions come crunch time. Don’t let the pressure get to you.  Start to evaluate your options … Continue reading “How to Tell If Your ERP Can Handle Pharma Serialization”

Top Deacom Blog Posts of 2016

With the new year right around the corner, we wanted to take a minute and reflect on some of 2016’s most popular Deacom blog posts. So, which ones did you like the most? Making an Impact at Deacom If you work closely with the Deacom team, you may hear the term “impactocracy” used in conversations. … Continue reading “Top Deacom Blog Posts of 2016”

“Healthy” Takes on New Meaning

Just when you thought you were eating healthy foods, the meaning is about to change! Considering the official definition hasn’t been updated in 22 years, we can’t help but wonder: What took so long? Last year, KIND Snacks received a warning letter from the FDA requesting the removal of the term “ healthy ” from … Continue reading ““Healthy” Takes on New Meaning”

Celebrating National Manufacturing Day

Happy #MfgDay16! Today is National Manufacturing Day – a day to not only celebrate American manufacturers, but also advance the public’s perception of modern manufacturing. American manufacturing businesses are incorporating technology in more innovative ways than ever before. Production floors host a variety of robots, automated machinery, and ample screen technologies, contradicting the traditional perception of … Continue reading “Celebrating National Manufacturing Day”

How Ready is Your ERP Software for the Drug Supply Chain Security Act?

In complying with the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act regulations, pharmaceutical manufacturers must ensure their ERP systems are up for the task. In late 2013 the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) was introduced and signed into law as a means to govern the management of pharmaceutical drugs manufactured and sold in the United … Continue reading “How Ready is Your ERP Software for the Drug Supply Chain Security Act?”

New Survey Finds 2016 Food and Beverage Sales Expected to Increase 14%

Just last week, New York-based WeiserMazars LLP released their 2016 Food & Beverage Industry Study shedding light on internal and external concerns of businesses in these industries. These findings identified some of the biggest trends to happen to the Food and Beverage sectors as well as what opportunities have potential to drive maximum growth – a number that is … Continue reading “New Survey Finds 2016 Food and Beverage Sales Expected to Increase 14%”