Build a better beer business with brewery ERP software

Whether micro- or mid-sized brewer, you probably enjoy formulating great-tasting ales and lagers far more than wrestling with operational and technological challenges that often demand your time, can strain your budget, and may even threaten to suck the life out of your creativity and joy in brewing. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for process manufacturers,… Read more »

Four secrets to hiring a process manufacturing ERP provider standout

No smart batch manufacturer searches for a mediocre Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) company to partner with. So then, why do some companies make painful, costly mistakes? If you’re a process manufacturer looking for an ERP solution, compare what’s out there with a solid set of standards. Your ultimate choice of a process manufacturing ERP provider… Read more »

Avoid disaster by engaging an experienced ERP provider

Sunland, Inc.’s production errors resulted in a plant-wide Salmonella outbreak and massive national recall of all 240 brands of its product. The nation’s largest producer of organic peanuts never recovered from that recall. (See our blog “Food Recalls & How to Manage Them”). FDA suspended its registration, and the company filed for bankruptcy in 2013…. Read more »

Eight tips for your successful ERP implementation

A small- to medium-size batch manufacturer makes a substantial investment in resources, time, and money when it converts to a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. The last thing a company wants is a clumsy, confusing, and unexpectedly costly installation. As a market leader in the production of ERP software––ProcessPro Premier––our company is experienced at… Read more »

ProcessPro: A Great Place to Work

“Walking into ProcessPro each day is like stepping into a different world, one where the culture, the people, and the products are all radiating loudly that something here is exceptional.” – Katlyn Weisert, HR Generalist ProcessPro has been in business for over 25 years and in that time we have never lost our focus on… Read more »

Employee Engagement Improves Implementation of ERP Solutions

Adopting and implementing an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system takes more than simply choosing an ERP solution and handing it over to your IT department. The use of an ERP will impact how your process manufacturing company operates from order entry through shipping and beyond. It is important that to truly experience a successful integration,… Read more »

The ERP Accounting Process Ties it All Together

Batch processing manufacturers implement enterprise resource planning (ERP) software to organize their business and improve their bottom line. ProcessPro believes that if a company gets more from their information, they will get more from their business. Accounting is a part of ProcessPro Premier’s core functionality, which consistently tracks activity throughout the manufacturing process and is… Read more »

Choosing the Right Type of ERP Systems

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) software assists manufacturers with organizing and streamlining their core business functions. ERP software providers will generally focus on companies in particular industries or with a specific type of processes. For example, ProcessPro focuses on small to midsized companies that use batch process manufacturing to create the end product. “Process manufacturing companies… Read more »

Top Ways to Stay On Budget and On Time During an ERP Implementation

Purchasing an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software can be an excellent choice for batch process manufacturers. Once implemented, ERP software streamlines the entire manufacturing process from order entry through shipping and delivery. While ERP software certainly makes life easier for many batch manufacturers, it does take a bit of effort to reach full ERP implementation…. Read more »

Organizational Change Management During ERP Implementation

Implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) software impacts an entire organization. Following the principles of organizational change management (OCM) will help to make the transition smoother. “OCM is a framework for managing the effect of new business processes, changes in organizational structure or cultural changes within an enterprise.” It takes into account the needs of the… Read more »