Techonomy Detroit: The Transformational Power of Tech

Recently I had the privilege of participating in Techonomy Detroit, a gathering of business, civic, nonprofit and academic leaders, where I was able ...… Read More

Mobility in Manufacturing: Connecting the Enterprise

Mobile ERP technology and modern manufacturing means you no longer have to be onsite to ensure that everything is running as planned. You have visibil...… Read More

How Cloud-Based Business Intelligence Is Redefining Industrial Manufacturing

It’s time for manufacturers to quit using analytics like a rearview mirror and more like a compass that points them in a more profitable direction. An...… Read More

Debunking Cloud Myths: Security and Reliability

At every trade show we attend, someone comes up and says, “I just don’t trust that the cloud is secure or reliable.” This myth comes from years of mis...… Read More

The Legacy ERP Money Pit

Manufacturers face churning market conditions – changing commodity prices, fluctuating energy and transportation rates, and labor challenges. Avoiding...… Read More

Why Cloud? SaaS Matters.

When you consider cloud-based services, it’s important to understand not just the features and functionality of the solution, but also the differences...… Read More

Cut Your Manufacturing Costs with Cloud ERP

Manufacturers who have embraced SaaS cloud ERP view this model as central to their ability to compete.1 And for good reason. The cost benefits mak...… Read More

Barcoding Grandfather Dies, But His Legacy Lives

Last month, the technology world lost a true pioneer. N. Joseph Woodland, known as the “grandfather of barcoding,” died at age 91. This sad news gives...… Read More

Plex Cares: Lending a Hand to Help the Flint Community

Many of the team members, customers and partners from Plex, the leader in cloud ERP for manufacturing, have family and friends living in Flint, Mich.,...… Read More

Guest Post: The Turning Tide of Acceptance for Cloud ERP in Manufacturing

Even though cloud ERP has been able to gain traction across most industries and company sizes, manufacturers have been notoriously slow to come on boa...… Read More