Guest Blogs

Why PO management is important for VISUAL ERP users?

Why PO management is important for VISUAL ERP users?

Your organization probably chose VISUAL as your ERP solution for several reasons. One of these may be VISUAL’s flexibility which has allowed you to grow your business. Another could be the ability to expand collaboration within your company. But have you noticed that the communication and collaboration ends there? Is there a gap between your ERP and your supply chain and are critical transactions continuing to happen outside of your ERP system? For example, once a Purchase Order is issued, do manual processes take over forcing your procurement team to manage your suppliers using emails, fax, and excel? Your organization has invested in VISUAL ERP, but at some point, you have to ask yourself - are you maximizing its technology to the fullest potential?

Shop Floor Scheduling Challenges?

Shop Floor Scheduling Challenges?

Is your scheduling process a dry-erase marker and whiteboard?  After spending thousands on an ERP system, are you still manually scheduling.  If you are struggling with shop floor control, Protected Flow Manufacturing is the solution for you.

3 Benefits of Attending VISUAL Focus, the Premier Conference for VISUAL ERP Users

3 Benefits of Attending VISUAL Focus, the Premier Conference for VISUAL ERP Users

Let’s start with the details

VISUAL Focus will take place October 21-24, 2018 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, FL. Here is what’s included in the conference:

· Over 130 sessions and workshops, including 30 new sessions. This is the major draw to past attendees of the conference. There is so much to choose from, an attendee can only attend a little over 10% of what is offered. That’s why companies typically send more than one attendee.

· One-on-one consulting sessions

Continuous Improvement and Supply Chain Education

Continuous Improvement and Supply Chain Education

By Mark Thomas, Program Director,Centre of Excellence in Supply Chain and Logistics Management, Schulich Executive Education Centre.

New business opportunities and corporate reorganizations are a way of life – and depending on your skills and abilities these changes can lead to promotions, side-shifts or other moves.  

Let's look at you. 

Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade to VISUAL 9

Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade to VISUAL 9

What version of VISUAL are you on? If it’s not 9.x.x, you are not on the latest version. VISUAL 9 was a major release; minor releases are designated as 9.0.1, 9.0.2, etc., and are released every quarter. Depending on the version of VISUAL you are on today, version 9.x.x has anywhere from 75 to hundreds of enhancements. Here are my top 5 in version 9.