Dynamics NAV / Business Central Developer Digest – Vol 355

Turning on Lot Specific Tracking and Lot Warehouse Tracking from Item Tracking Code Card, extensibility, redesign, alignment invoice post, and more can be found in this edition of Developer Digest. The Dynamics NAV and Business Central community, including the ArcherPoint technical staff, is made up of developers, project managers, and consultants who are constantly communicating,… Continue reading Dynamics NAV / Business Central Developer Digest – Vol 355

Planning for 2022: Why Your Organization Should Implement Well-Defined Processes, Including Warehouse Management

In this blog post, contributed to ArcherPoint by Brian Neufeld, Director of Marketing at Insight Works, we take a closer look at moving away from “tribal knowledge” within an organization to a system of processes. Having well-defined processes within an organization brings with it many benefits compared to relying on tribal knowledge of staff, as… Continue reading Planning for 2022: Why Your Organization Should Implement Well-Defined Processes, Including Warehouse Management

Choosing a Partner for Migrating from Dynamics GP to Dynamics Business Central

Although Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) will be around for a while, it’s clear that Microsoft is putting emphasis on development of Dynamics 365 Business Central. If you’re a GP user, you’ve probably heard of many reasons why it’s time to move to another ERP, specifically Microsoft Dynamics Business Central, and the advantages of doing… Continue reading Choosing a Partner for Migrating from Dynamics GP to Dynamics Business Central

10 Things to Consider When Migrating from Microsoft Dynamics GP to Business Central

If you’re using Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains), you’re very aware of the product roadmap and software lifecycle policy.  Like many GP users, you’ve probably been very happy with the product because it has been a workhorse for more than 30 years. Microsoft has committed to supporting GP with bug fixes, security enhancements, and some… Continue reading 10 Things to Consider When Migrating from Microsoft Dynamics GP to Business Central

Effective Change Management is the Key to a Successful ERP Implementation

Ask anyone who has experienced the failure of an ERP implementation the primary reason for the failure, and they’re very likely to point to poor change management. Only 54% of change initiatives succeed, which is pretty dismal, especially when you think about the impact, which not only includes not achieving results but also wasting resources… Continue reading Effective Change Management is the Key to a Successful ERP Implementation

The new normal requires the role of the CFO to change along with it

In the age of the coronavirus pandemic, we are hearing the term, “new normal” at every turn when it comes to how we operate personally and in business. It goes without saying that the pandemic has spurred the latest “new normal” – and a significant one at that. However, while these are certainly strange times,… Continue reading The new normal requires the role of the CFO to change along with it

Why Distributors Should Emulate the eCommerce Business Model and 6 Ways to Get Started

ECommerce has without a doubt changed the way wholesale and distribution companies do business. Online resources make it easy for anyone to access the supply chain, and buyers have become accustomed to getting any information they want—from product availability to pricing to tracking an order. To stay competitive (or even keep your doors open), wholesalers… Continue reading Why Distributors Should Emulate the eCommerce Business Model and 6 Ways to Get Started

Resolving the Top Three Inventory Management Challenges

Running a warehouse, and effectively managing inventory, is a lot like juggling. There are so many factors to consider and needs to balance to ensure the entire process runs smoothly: one wrong move and the entire thing can come crashing down. Being such a juggling act, the balance of warehouse inventory management is fraught with… Continue reading Resolving the Top Three Inventory Management Challenges

Automate to Avoid Common Warehouse Management Problems

Excessive inventory, unexpected shortages, lack of space, wasted space…the challenges of managing a warehouse are aplenty. There are so many moving parts involved in managing a warehouse, the only way to ensure efficiency, accuracy, and productivity, is through automation. A warehouse management system (WMS) allows you to automate and avoid the more common warehouse management… Continue reading Automate to Avoid Common Warehouse Management Problems