Running a small food distribution business comes with many challenges. For a start, there are multiple units of measure to contend with – boxes / bags / kilos/ pallets / tins / jars / litres / drums etc. Multiple barcodes from multiple Vendors. Then you have expiry dates, lot or batch numbers to track, customer minimum shelf life requirements to[...]
Most small business owners view enterprise resource planning (ERP) software as too complex and too expensive for their needs. On the other hand, medium to large businesses owners would argue they could not function without an ERP in place to manage their business.
Launched in June of 2018 is a little known app that can run either as a standalone application or part of a standard SAP Business One professional licence. The app has been written specifically for service technicians, who are out in the field but require access to customer information, as well as the ability to create sales orders and record[...]
Reading this morning's Queensland Courier News (Article), it was quite confronting to see the number of small businesses in one specific region that have closed its doors in the last 4 years. This could be anywhere in Australia and seems to be an inherent problem for any small business no matter the location.
ERP solutions like SAP Business One can offer a number of benefits that accounting software struggles to compete with.
Effectively managing your company’s cash flow is an essential part of creating a prosperous and sustainable business future. However, for smaller businesses, balancing the need for efficient accounting processes while increasing operational workloads can be a challenge.
Recently in the Business Intelligence realm, we at Key Business Solutions have been encountering more and more SAP Business One (SAP B1) customers. While still somewhat small, this community of users is growing – and they are mighty passionate about their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. On top of that, this group is dealing with a[...]
In today’s around-the-clock, around-the-world business culture, we at Key Business Solutions know that flexibility is the key to remaining competitive. More specifically, flexibility in terms of how you access, manage, and analyze your company data should empower on-the-go professionals. Moving past what SAP Business One is offering users in terms[...]
Recently, Key Business Solutions has been hearing a lot of chatter around the differences, strengths and weaknesses of budgeting and forecasting as two separate processes. We’ve seen the following perspective grow in popularity: forecasting might be more effective to planning for modern business than traditional budgeting. We’re committed to staying[...]
Budgeting is one of those unavoidable tasks that most of us would prefer to avoid, especially when budgeting and/or forecasting for a corporation of multiple moving parts. At Key Business Solutions, we wonder if it has anything to do with the tool you are using to tackle your planning processes. Any healthy sized organization can likely agree that[...]