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Top 3 Reasons Dynamics Clients Seek WMS over Data Collection

Inventory Mobility and Traceability Microsoft Dynamics clients that are projecting growth in their manufacturing and/or distribution operations are seeking improvements in inventory traceability. The majority of these clients are selecting WMS (Warehouse Management) over DC (Data Collection). So what exactly is the difference between WMS and Data Collection applications? One article explained the difference between […]

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The Tipping Point on Warehouse Scanning

Recently a new mobile warehouse device has hit the market, one which signals a tipping point in our industry. You have probably read or experienced for yourself how smart phones and tablets for consumers have revolutionized our economy and our society as a whole. At Appolis we have for years recognized the gap between innovation […]

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Podcast: Dynamics GP in Multi-Tenant Cloud

Some enterprise resource planning (ERP) products are only available as software-as-a-service (SaaS), hosted in multi-tenant cloud environments where multiple end user companies share the same instance of the software. Microsoft Dynamics® GP on multi-tenant cloud is available, but the venerable software product will probably always be available on-premise, through a perpetual license. That means you […]

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PODCAST: Real Time Posting in Dynamics GP

Microsoft Dynamics® GP is a highly batch-oriented system. It was designed to allow transactions to be stored and then reviewed or audited before they are populated into the financials, including the general ledger. There are third-party posting solutions for Dynamics GP that will allow you to circumvent this review or auditing step, and many people may […]

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Inventory Traceability: From Paper to Mobility

No more printing paper. No more duplicate data entry. No more transposition errors. No more freezing inventory. No more counts on nights and weekends. OK – I get it, it sounds great, but can Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) really saving time and money? These systems are not free – and my boss is looking for […]

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Physical Inventory Tips for Dynamics GP Stock Count Schedule

Nobody looks forward to conducting a physical inventory. But for users of Microsoft Dynamics GP, there are powerful tools that make this process less painful, including the Stock Count Schedule in Microsoft Dynamics GP. As the leaders in barcode solutions specifically for inventory and Dynamics GP, we are intimately familiar with this functionality, and offer […]

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The Importance of Sales and Device Training for the New Field Service Technician

As improvements in remote diagnostics and smart enabled products increase first time fix rates and enable more preventative repair, the role of the field service technician is evolving to fit the changing needs of their customers. In the past, a technician needed to be able to quickly diagnose and fix a malfunctioning product on-site, but […]

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The Funny Side of Asset Management Software

Accounting is its own language. It is a language of certainty, of numbers, of terms like hurdle rates, deferral, next-in, first-out and more. Accountants look at business in terms of certainties, or at least seek certainty and mitigation of risk. The rest of us may see things differently. And this difference in perspective often creates […]

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Global Standards for Traceability: GS1, Pedigree Tracking, PTI, GHS and their Compliance

Global Standards are designed to protect our health and safety. These Global Standards are important for the health and safety of Consumers, Employees, Emergency Responders and the Public. A few of the most common global standards are GS1 (Global Standard) Traceability barcode formats to enable Pedigree Tracking, PTI (Produce Traceability Initiative) standard and GHS (Global […]

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Why Seven Different People in Your Distribution Company Will Love Dynamics GP

When you implement new accounting software in your distribution company it shouldn’t just make the finance department happy. It should make life easier for everyone in your organization, in all different departments. Here are a few examples of how 7 different people, in 7 different roles, can be impacted by a new Microsoft Dynamics GP […]

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