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Managing Global Trade Flows
In global trade, the flow of information must support the tracking and management of the goods to enable the secure and compliant entry and exit to and from

sivco furs  out to be more expensive if, for example, the wrong tariff code is applied. Importers can pay more than necessary if the paperwork omits mention of any one of dozens of preferential programs under which tariffs are cut, or waived altogether, owing to a slew of free trade agreements. Moreover, even more expensively, tariffs for some goods vary throughout the year, as low-tariff special quotas expire, with the end result being that what seemed a bargain when the purchase order was placed, could turn out

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Strategies for Profitable Growth: Chemical Industry

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sivco furs  has acquired through our extensive industry experience, SAP solution maps are multilevel blueprints of processes defined for specific industries. The solution map for your industry helps you visualize, plan, and implement a coherent, integrated, and comprehensive information technology solution. Furthermore, the solution map is integrated into a best-practices template for the chemical industry. By referring to the solution map, you quickly understand potential business solutions and the business value Read More

Process versus Discrete ERP Systems

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sivco furs  they often eliminate more expensive software systems without understanding the potential consequences. Discrete manufacturing software systems are often less expensive than process systems, and it's common for manufacturing companies to make the mistake of buying a discrete software package when it is most likely unable to address their unique business challenges. Another challenge in understanding software system differences is that discrete and process manufacturing systems look similar in several Read More

Agilisys Continues Agilely Post-SCT Part 3: Challenges and User Recommendations

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sivco furs  it can now focus exclusively on the process manufacturing sector, its new name is nonetheless a liability since the market still largely does not know what Agilisys is, what it stands for, or what it does. The company must therefore launch an aggressive name recognition program in its target market, media and analysts. Since as a division of SCT, it had never fully addressed its marketing needs, it has yet to prove the past will not be an indicator of the repeated (bland marketing) future. Agilisys' Read More

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sivco furs  and gone through a comprehensive demonstration of the product with TEC analysts, whereafter we were able to confirm that the product fits the process industry vertical and can be used by businesses in food and beverage, pharmaceutical, chemical, and other areas of manufacturing where recipe-based and formula-based processes are extensively used. The story of the solution itself is not quite a typical one for the development of an ERP solution. The vendor, Fullscope, originally founded in 1999 in Athens, Read More

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sivco furs  strategies varies widely and extensively. Such things as multi-tier pricing, volume discounts, regional discounts, sales territory discounts, percent off, and rebates are fairly standard and should be handled without major modifications. However, if you price goods based on the phases of the moon, Jupiter rising, and the mating habits of an adult baboon, this is not considered straight forward. Consequently, the pricing engine of the ERP software must be thoroughly examined to ensure that your common as w Read More

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sivco furs  a strategy to more aggressively exploit the opportunities within the process manufacturing market. Although the company has long (since the mid 90s) offered a solid product for certain process manufacturing segments, it admits that it has not been successful in creating a strong brand name and a mind share. In accordance with our recent articles that regard the dearth of viable products within this segment (for more information, see SCT Corporation: The Last Viable Process Manufacturing Vendor Standing? Read More

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