IQMS Blog for Manufacturing ERP Expertise

Is Your Legacy ERP System Lacking MES Functionality? IQMS Can Help.

Posted by IQMS Manufacturing ERP Software on Thu, Feb 28, 2013 @ 09:00 AM

This week's guest blog post was written by Inside MES Sales Specialist, Quentin Cate.

While the struggling economy has touched us all, it has especially affected the manufacturing industry. Difficult economic conditions have forced many consolidations through mergers and acquisitions, and while new partnerships are a common occurrence in the world today, there are some negatives that accompany the consolidation process.

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Tags: IQMS, Reporting, Real-Time, Scheduling, Automation, Quality Management, MES, Shop Floor Control

The Scoop on Four Upcoming IQMS Android Mobile Applications

Posted by Jason Slater on Thu, Feb 21, 2013 @ 09:44 AM

IQMS' Automation Group is working on four new mobile applications that are bound to be popular: Bill of Lading Signature Capture, Carton Builder, Inventory Transactions and Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) are joining IQMS' suite of mobile apps and the IQMS Application Manager!

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Tags: IQMS, Inventory Control, Automation, Mobile ERP Software, WMS

The 5 Benefits of Direct Services versus VARs for ERP Implementations

Posted by Lee Filbert on Thu, Feb 14, 2013 @ 10:10 AM

There are several models for implementing ERP software in the market. The two most common methods are the direct services model (where the ERP vendor sends its dedicated team of in-house professionals) and the value-added resellers model (where the ERP vendor contracts with a third party company to implement your new software system). Since IQMS’ inception, we have believed that the direct services model is the best solution to serve our customers through their implementation and beyond. The benefits of selecting manufacturing ERP software with a direct services model are numerous and below are just a few:

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, ERP Selection, Implementation

Improve Your Assembly Operations with ERP Software

Posted by IQMS Manufacturing ERP Software on Tue, Feb 12, 2013 @ 09:17 AM

Assembly Magazine recently ran an article penned by IQMS in its February 2013 issue regarding the benefits that assembly-specific ERP software can bring your manufacturing operation. From real-time visibility into production, improved customer service and increased inventory control to full financial management, quality control and streamlined processes and workflows, assembly-specific manufacturing ERP software can ensure consistent quality and greater traceability throughout your organization.

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, Inventory Control, Quality Management

Better Manage Injuries and Illnesses in Your Manufacturing Plant

Posted by Liz Alflen on Thu, Feb 07, 2013 @ 09:07 AM

Business owners are familiar with taking risks, including financial, development, marketing, sales or personnel-related issues. But some risks can be managed or mitigated, including health and safety issues, reducing further risk. Your commitment, support and participation in the safety and health of your employees will set a good example and generate greater success in the program and in your business. 

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Tags: manufacturing ERP software, IQMS, EnterpriseIQ, Human Resources

Video: What Makes IQMS Different?

Posted by IQMS Manufacturing ERP Software on Tue, Feb 05, 2013 @ 11:33 AM

What makes IQMS different from other ERP and MES providers? The fact that we put everything you need into one single-source, extended manufacturing ERP solution! With a core ERP software system, but also comprehensive extended functionality (such as CRM, MES, quality, preventative maintenance, eCommerce and warehouse management) all from one set of programmers, you gain everything you need to run every aspect of your business from a central provider.

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Tags: IQMS, ERP Selection, Quality Management, MES, eCommerce/EDI, WMS, Warehouse Management