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Drawing the Line between Direct and Indirect Spend

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We often get asked by people not familiar with our industry the difference between indirect and direct spend or, more specifically, the difference between an indirect procurement management system and a direct procurement management system and how the two impact a business. The generally accepted difference between direct and indirect spend is that direct spend …

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3 Ways to Improve Your Supplier Relationship

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The buyer-supplier relationship can be tenuous at times because so much depends on performance. Boost your supplier relationship and your performance. Communication Is Key As a buyer for manufacturing, your product development and assembly are completely dependent upon your suppliers. Those parts, however small, must be delivered on time with the exact specifications in order …

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Can Your Company Survive Without Communication?

Can Your Company Survive Without Communication?

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Communication is important. It’s safe to say that’s an understatement in any industry. Consider this, The Society for Human Resource Management estimates poor communication costs larger companies (100,000 employees or more) up to $62.4 million annually. Smaller companies (100 employees or less) average losses in the amount of $420,000 per year. Even though our communication tools are …

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5 Steps to Automating Your PO Management for SyteLine Users Webinar

5 Steps to Automate Your PO Management

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You probably chose SyteLine as your ERP solution for several reasons. One of these may be SyteLine’s flexibility which has allowed you to grow your business. Are you still using manual processes in your PO management costing you time and money? SourceDay presents: 5 Steps to Automating Your PO Management for SyteLine Users Webinar When: …

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Syteline Advanced Planning Scheduling – A Fresh Approach to Planning

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Traditional scheduling and planning systems (MRP) often produce unmanageable and unrealistic requirements like issuing purchase orders with past due dates.  Seizing the opportunity, Infor, the developers of Syteline ERP, introduced APS or Advanced Planning And Scheduling to simplify business management, increase planning visibility, increase production capacity and lower inventory. While production scheduling by nature is difficult with varying factors like …

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Use Your ERP System to its Fullest Potential by Adding an Automated Purchase Order System

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Your organization has invested in an enterprise resource planning system (ERP), but are you maximizing its technology to the fullest potential?  Adding an automated purchasing system to your ERP will unleash the power for each person who participates in the purchasing process to access important decision-making data and create opportunities for savings in your supply chain. …

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