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Create A Purchase Order from Order Entry in Sage ERP Accpac

Posted by Meredith Gooch on Mon, May 14, 2012

What if you could snap your fingers to create a PO? Well, this is almost that simple. CodePartners created a tool called "Create PO from OE" that automatically creates a purchase order entry when posting orders in the order entry screen of Sage ERP Accpac (soon to be called Sage 300 ERP). You have the choice of different rules to determine whether creating a PO entry or not. It can even be further customized based on your requirements. Take a look at this demo of the tool to see if you could benefit from it as so many others have.

Tags: CodePartners, Sage 300 ERP, Create PO from OE, Sage ERP Accpac create PO, create PO Accpac

ERP Drives Productivity, Improves ROI, and Enhances Collaboration

Posted by Meredith Gooch on Tue, May 08, 2012

Sage recently released a whitepaper titled, "Improving ERP Usability: How Intuitive ERP Drives Productivity, Improves ROI, and Enhances Collaboration." The whitepaper talks about the difficult to use yet sophisticated, traditional ERP systems; the modern ERP systems that improve user experience, and the benefits of ERP systems in today's world. This is a good whitepaper to read if the word ERP makes you cringe. Today's strategic organizations look to their ERP solutions to automate and support decision-making across the organization. They implement solutions that incorporate a wide range of capabilities that improve usability and address demands. Take a look at today's ERP systems, or give contact us to continue this discussion.

PDF Improving ERP Usability: How Intuitive ERP Drives Productivity, Improves ROI, and Enhances Collaboration

Tags: Sage ERP, Sage whitepaper, Sage usability

Sage ERP Accpac Version 5.5 Payroll - Important Notice

Posted by Meredith Gooch on Tue, May 01, 2012

The support policy for Sage ERP Accpac (soon to be called Sage 300 ERP) includes the current version and one previous version. In addition, a 90-120-day grace period is available for anyone currently transitioning from version 5.5 to a supported version (5.6, 6.0, or the soon to be released 6.1 version).

Sage has promised to release the 5.5 Payroll Tax Update for Sage ERP Accpac version 5.5 through January 2013. From there, anyone running 5.5 with Payroll will need to upgrade to a supported version. If you are running version 5.5, contact us now to plan ahead for your upgrade so you will continue to receive the critical payroll information you need.

Sage ERP Accpac Update

Tags: Accpac payroll, Sage 300 ERP, Sage ERP Accpac payroll, Sage version payroll

How to Choose the Right Manufacturing System

Posted by Meredith Gooch on Tue, Apr 24, 2012

Our friends over at MISys Inc. drafted a great "how to" for companies looking to select a manufacturing system. As a believer in the MISys product for Sage ERP Accpac (based on success our clients have achieved) and the value provided by the team at MISys to our clients over the years, we think this is a great document on how to choose the right manufacturing system. It asks the right questions:

Chapter 1: What do I want to accomplish?
Chapter 2: Understanding Types of Manufacturers
Chapter 3: Identifying Specific Objectives
Chapter 4: Maintaining the Perspective
Chapter 5: Reducing Costs
Chapter 6: Basics of Planning
Chapter 7: The Value of Avoiding Mistakes
Chapter 8: Web Searches

MISys Manufacturing

Take a look at this whitepaper to soak up some of MISys' manufacturing experience, or contact us with any questions directly related to MISys for Sage ERP Accpac.

Tags: Sage 300 ERP, MISys Manufacturing, how to choose manufacturing system, manufacturing system Sage ERP Accpac, manufacturing Sage Accpac

Sage ERP Accpac for the Insurance Industry

Posted by Meredith Gooch on Fri, Apr 20, 2012

Most insurance industries need to consolidate data from back-office systems that may include claims management, policy management, and application management with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) and document management capabilities. With Sage ERP Accpac (soon to be called Sage 300 ERP), you can benefit from functionality that allows you to accomplish these goals, so you can:

  • Provide your employees, agents, and customer service representatives with a holistic view of your customers' portfolios.
  • Create better service, up-sell, and cross-sell opportunities.
  • Create targeted marketing campaigns and activities through key attribute profiling.
  • Complete document management and OCR capabilities for storing all documents, such as insurance and ID certificates.
  • Use Sage CRM to streamline sales channels, including brokers, agents, call centers, and employees. You can even create a self-service portal.

Need more reasons to consider Sage ERP Accpac? Contact us today!

Tags: sage erp accpac, Sage ERP, Sage 300 ERP, Sage ERP 300, ERP for insurance industry, insurance ERP