Community Summit North America 2021: Back LIVE and In Person!

It’s baaaaack…Community Summit North America 2021, which went virtual in 2020, is now back–LIVE–October 12-15 in Houston, Texas–and with “Everything has CHANGED…” on the home page, plus 600+ sessions, it’s sure to be quite a comeback. As always, ArcherPoint is delighted to be exhibiting and participating and will have a whopping SIX sessions led by… Continue reading Community Summit North America 2021: Back LIVE and In Person!

Why Standard Costing Is The Choice For Manufacturers

For manufacturers, selecting a costing method is one of the most important decisions you will need to make because it has an impact on your costs, budgets, and profits. If those aren’t reason enough to make a well-informed decision, keep in mind that changing costing methods mid-stream is going to cause complications because it impacts… Continue reading Why Standard Costing Is The Choice For Manufacturers

Simplifying Purchasing and Procurement in Microsoft Dynamics NAV or Business Central

On the surface, purchasing and procurement seem fairly simple: you find the vendor with the best price, terms, and delivery schedule, place an order, and receive it. However, there is the planning side to purchasing, and that’s where it gets complicated. In this blog post, we discuss ways you can simplify the process around purchasing… Continue reading Simplifying Purchasing and Procurement in Microsoft Dynamics NAV or Business Central

Yearly Inventory Counting Should Be Replaced By Cycle Counting

If you have a warehouse, you probably do an inventory count once a year. But is this the best way to keep track of your inventory? This approach to inventory management has proven to be error-prone, so why are companies still using it? This blog discusses the concept of cycle counting, how it can uncover… Continue reading Yearly Inventory Counting Should Be Replaced By Cycle Counting

Getting the Most Out of Your Dynamics NAV Setup: Part Number Revision Levels

What do you hope to achieve? For whatever reason, in the past six months, I’ve found myself having the “Revision” conversation more than ever. Usually the engineering group will recognize or comment on the fact that NAV does not have such a field designated on the Item Card. As I do in many conversations regarding… Continue reading Getting the Most Out of Your Dynamics NAV Setup: Part Number Revision Levels

Workflows in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016: Business or Psychology?

With elements such as Condition and Response, Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 workflows sound much like an experiment between Ivan Pavlov and salivating dogs—when in reality they are a very useful tool to help connect different system users in performing a business task. Let’s look at some of the options available while implementing workflow into NAV… Continue reading Workflows in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016: Business or Psychology?