BROWSE ALL ARTICLES BY TOPIC

RELATED ITEMS

Bookmark and Share

Why Food & Beverage Manufacturers Should Avoid Generic ERP Systems

by Epicor Software

Before you begin evaluating vendors and solutions, you need to decide what’s most important for your business, and build a requirements list. You’ll find that almost all generic ERP applications have modules or applications to handle the non-manufacturing areas of your business. However, these systems usually lack certain key functionality required to handle manufacturing processes, especially those of food and beverage makers.

When an ERP application is developed specifically for your industry it is better equipped to handle your manufacturing process with little to no customization. This means faster, more affordable implementation and maintenance. An industry-specific ERP application typically offers deeper functionality than a generic ERP package. For example, a blender’s workbench for distilleries or maturation management tools for cheese and dairy producers can help you manage inventory that changes value and identity over time.

To read the full whitepaper, click here.

Brought to you by Epicor

 

Advertisement

 

Current Issue

Current Issue

October/November 2014

Site Search

Site Navigation

 

Advertisements

 

 

Advertisements