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Planning and Scheduling Production in QAD

How to Manage Complex Production Schedule in QAD Quickly and Accurately? How to come up to the best scenario without component shortage and in optimal load capacity? Whether you are in a discrete or scheduled order environment or use MSW/PSW –- or utilize a mix of all three — effective production planning and scheduling is […]

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Data Loaders or Excelerator?

A Decision-Making Guide QAD’s Excelerator and 32 Soft’s Data Loaders are both tools that allow you to use Excel-based templates for faster and easier QAD data management. While both process inbound and outbound QAD data, they are different in many ways. How do you decide which is best for your company? We hope this guide […]

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Peek Inside the Lab: Measure On-Time Delivery

Do you think about how your company looks to your customer? Do you have a way to measure your performance and analyze it from your customers’ perspective? At 32 Soft, we’re working with one of our clients to develop a tool that uses real-time QAD data to measure on-time delivery — one of the key […]

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#MFG DAY – Does your company participate?

Does your company participate in Manufacturing Day℠? Manufacturing Day takes place on Oct 6, 2017 but events happen all through the month of October across the country. The day is meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers and celebrate modern manufacturing! To participate in #MFGday, companies and organizations plan events for their communities and […]

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We Support the #Pelotonia Bicycle Tour

One of our clients, TS Tech Americas, asked us to support our friend and colleague, Lance McKeown, in his #Pelotonia bicycle tour to raise funds for cancer research. We are only too happy to help and thought, as a fellow QAD user, you might want to support Lance, too. TS Tech Americas has been supporting Pelotonia […]

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Dream It. Do It. Inspires Youth

The Dream It. Do It. network aims to inspire youth to pursue careers in manufacturing and also works to educate career influencers, such as teachers and parents, about manufacturing as a high-quality career choice. The network was launched by the Manufacturing Institue in 2005 and since then has engaged thousands of manufacturers, students, parents, and educators. Dream […]

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32 Soft at #QADExplore

We’re excited for the start of #QADExplore on Monday, May 8th. Visit our booth #613 to discover our brilliant productivity solutions for QAD and enter our drawing for a $100 gift certificate to amazon.com. Hope to see you there.  

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The Changing Role of IT

One of the major trends in manufacturing today is the changing role of IT professionals. Once focused merely on supporting and maintaining systems, IT leaders are now involved in high-level business strategies. But this is just the beginning. A report published by Deloitte Technology Consulting, Tech Trends 2017, forecasts even more of a shift in […]

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New to QAD?

Here are some Time-Saving Tools for Easy Implementation If you have ever been on the business end of implementing new ERP software, you know you are in for some time-consuming work. First, you have a lot of strategic planning, along with a complete review of processes. Then, there’s data conversion, collection, review and clean up. […]

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The Hidden Cost of Installed Base Data

If you track the installation of equipment for after-market sales or servicing, you know the importance of shaping and maintaining accurate installed base data. It is critical to have correct and current customer insights and information about the state of installed equipment. Whether you look at equipment service as a cost of doing business or […]

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