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Information cuts costs in wholesale distribution

Date: 19- 04- 2017
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

In such a competitive environment where the margins are very difficult to keep, one of the surest way to increase the efficiency and profitability of wholesales distribution companies is to reduce operating costs. When companies become uncertain about their income, the business model or the effectiveness of their operations, they gaze back to the information generated by all departments that...

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Distributors, Improve The Following 7 Aspects of Your Business Through the SocrateCloud ERP

Date: 12- 08- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

For distributors and other businesses touching inventory, a great enterprise resource planning system like SocrateCloud ERP provides significant advantages over managing your business through in-house and piecemeal solutions. 

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Aligning Inventory with Omnichannel Demands with ERP

Date: 15- 07- 2016
Author: Anca Cazacu

 

 

Optimizing stock is an important skill for every business which sells physical products, and especially for distribution companies. It's a difficult balance to maintain.

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Top 5 KPIs for Distribution

Date: 19- 05- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

Regardless of industry, the KPIs are tools for measuring performance, for knowing if your business improves or degrades and if an intervention is required.

There are several types of KPIs: strategic KPIs (market share, profit, turnover, customer satisfaction), management KPIs (resource availability, costs, budget), operational KPIs (individual performance, processes performance, products,...

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Keys to a Successful Distribution Business

Date: 20- 04- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

Have you ever wondered what having a successful business means? A successful distribution business, like any business, starts with a successful business plan, with hard working and involved people, to help it grow "organically". This "organic" growing requires time and attention.

 

But how do you know if your distribution business is moving in the right direction? How can you make sure that...

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Handlopex uses SocrateCloud, the complete ERP solution for distribution

Date: 14- 04- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

SocrateCloud ERP and SocrateBI support Handlopex Romania in developing a multichannel distribution network of tyres and rims. In its first year of operation, Handlopex Romania generated a turnover of 1.5 million Euro and was positioned as a reliable supplier on the Romanian market.

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Cross-docking, Low Stock Storage for Distribution

Date: 11- 04- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

Cross-docking is a warehouse activity, a transfer of goods from trucks that come from a distribution center (from manufacturers in most cases) onto trucks that go to the final customers. Cross-docking means reducing or partially removing the storage activity, reducing the stock activities (inventory, putaway, transfer, etc) and, finally, the costs.

 

Cross-docking is being used in order to...

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Flexibility in Logistics Management

Date: 24- 03- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

 

As mentioned previously, late last year I had the opportunity to meet a few Logistics Managers, to reconfirm the most important challenges in their field. The conclusions of these meetings were made from both the interviews and my personal observations, and among the most important challenges in logistics management was the lack of flexibility.

At industry level, the supply chain is...

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IoT and AR to Transform Logistics in 2016

Date: 20- 01- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

IoT (Internet of Things) and Augmented Reality (AR) are just two of the trends to transform logistic as we knew it in 2016. These two technologies will simplify and automate the logistics processes. 3PL providers will also expand their services, which will bring an increase of the ERP and WMS software demand. SocrateCloud ERP and FluxVision WMS are two key-elements to effectively manage...

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The emergence of omnichannel supply chain

Date: 15- 01- 2016
Author: Alina Răfoi

The current economy and the rapid evolution of e-commerce have constrained the companies to change in order to better respond to customers’ expectations and to offer them the most pleasant experience regardless of the chosen channel. A successful business has to use all the available channels to reach the customer and to keep track with any innovation in this field, even if these succeed in...

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