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Highlights from Dynamics 365 Business Central 2020 Update 1

The first update for Microsoft Dynamics Business Central is here! We needed to get all of the information into one, easily digestible piece of content. So we had Kevin make a wrap-up video to give you an idea of what to expect. In the video below you can see the highlights from Dynamics 365 Business […]

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Technology Fuels Flexibility to Adapt Food Distribution Business Processes on the Fly

In the current, unprecedented world climate many major industries are finding themselves unexpectedly having to switch vital job processes at a rapid rate. While industries of all types have been heavily impacted, few have felt the rapid change more acutely than food distribution providers. Many massive retailers and logistics providers, including major players such as […]

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Outgrowing QuickBooks?

  I remember the jingle from the unfortunately now-defunct Toys R’ Us commercial I grew up with: “I don’t wanna grow up, ‘cause baby if I did, I couldn’t be a Toys R Us kid.” This advertising staple captured the heart of what being a kid was all about: lots of play, lots of laughter, […]

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5 Benefits of Just-in-Time Inventory Management

  What’s holding your operational processes back?    Are you plagued with communication delays from your suppliers and vendors - discovering a change in availability only after it’s too late? Are you spending too much money on storage fees for inventory - most of which you don’t even need to have on hand? Well, there’s […]

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Aging is Inevitable

Aging is inevitable… except in accounting systems.  There, it’s optional.   Aging, at least as far as Accounts Receivable (AR) goes, is a useful process to let you know how far behind you are on collecting from customers.  Whenever you invoice a customer, there’s always a Due Date.  Once that due date passes and you […]

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Smarter Inventory Control Systems with Acumatica Cloud ERP

Smart Inventory Control Required for Competitiveness and Growth   The wholesale distribution industry is changing rapidly, and traditional inventory management systems may not be agile enough to keep up with your needs. A smart inventory control system such as Acumatica Cloud ERP offers the agility and versatility you need to remain competitive and continue to […]

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In Real Time

Real-Time One of the cool things about a modern ERP system is Real-Time Reporting.  This essentially means you can get information out of your ERP system anytime, anywhere, and on any device. Real Data The key here is information, not just data.  Data is just cold hard numbers. For instance, data is “we’ve collected $30,000 […]

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Pricing Strategies for Food Distributors

Inaccurate pricing and mismanaged rebates are two of the top reasons’ food distributors lose revenue year after year. Unfortunately, most ERP systems don’t understand the unique complexities of pricing management within the food distribution industry. The price you charge for your products is extremely important, as it is your income source. It also determines how much […]

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Introducing Rockton Connect!

Rockton Software has some news to share. We are expanding our offerings to include Acumatica ERP! Working with over 2,000 companies, 55,000 customers and a combined 256 years of ERP and CRM experience, we are ready to take our expertise to the Acumatica space. For 20 years Rockton Software focused on making it our mission of developing products to […]

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Eliminating Food Waste with Cloud ERP

As sustainability becomes more important to consumers, the food industry is finding innovative ways to source, transport, and prepare food more sustainably. Reducing food waste is one key way to do this: the USDA estimates that between 30 and 40 percent of the total food supply is wasted. Technology Versus Food Waste Restaurants are turning to technology […]

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