ERP Blog

What is ERP?

ERP. Or Enterprise Resource designing computer code, is business computer code that integrates and runs all aspects of your business – everything from traceability of raw materials, management and optimization of inventory, production designing and programming. To financial controls and even client relationship management. Associate ERP system. Like SYSPRO. Permits businesses to spot waste, eliminate inefficiencies, improve client relations and facilitate period collaboration

What happens when you inject an ERP in your business?

ERP systems enable businesses to have greater insight and visibility into their supply chain operations. Access to this key information allows them to make critical business decisions and to maintain a competitive edge in their industry, no matter how big or small the competition may be. An ERP system 360° visibility into operations, so problems are more easily identified and employees can make informed decisions. Financial data is always current thanks to real-time integration between financial, distribution and manufacturing solutions. ERP systems can help businesses become more time efficient and improve productivity   by eliminating duplication and manual entry. One customer, Annabelle Candy, migrated their business from Excel Spreadsheets to software and saw immediate results. ‘We were expanding, adding more locations and were keeping track of our entire

Business by hand on spreadsheets, which was working against us. We needed to computerize and get something more in line of organized accounting and integrated business control. We found Zam, which was user friendly for beginners, and brought everything Annabelle needed into one package,” remembers Shelley Craft.Annabelle·s Vice President of Finance.

A less obvious, although critical benefit for ERP customers is that ERPvendors can maintain close ties to the industries they serve, and respond quickly to the emerging needs of their customers. This provides the customer with the long-term assurance that as their mid-market businesses continue to grow, their ERP systems will grow with them to in response to future needs.

A mobile solution, like ZAM can be leveraged by employees who need access to real-time data while out of the office. Is device agnostic and gives executives the ability to access and still effectively run their business even though the free away from their desk.

Knowing the full benefits that an ERP system can have for your business is the first step to cutting costs and improving ROI. Narrowing down vendors, selecting the right software and properly implementing it are the next steps.