# Supply Chain
The marketplace for AP automation solutions has exploded and become a confusing field to find your way through. But it doesn’t have to be! This session breaks down the various solution types most commonly encountered, including OCR/scanning, document management, ERP built-in solutions, and cash/spend management workflows. With the right education in mind, selecting the right tool for your organization that will address the process problems and bottlenecks you’re seeking to fix, is a piece of cake.To hear more about the top solutions and companies offering AP Automation, register for the exclusive, free online event: the AP Automation Battleground. You can view the presentations and chat with the presenters from 11 AM - 2 PM Eastern on March 10, 2021 - and view all the presentations on demand after the event is over!
Minisoft's eFORMz® is a powerful forms and label generation solution for formatting, personalizing and delivering application output.
Minisoft’s multi-carrier shipping solution, Ship/FX, offers a wide range of features such as carrier rate shopping, order consolidation, signature required, third party billing, blind shipping, zone skipping, voiding shipments, COD, automatic address verification, hazmat and more to streamline and automate shipping processes. Ship/FX powers native shipment processing by seamlessly integrating order source applications with popular carrier services, including those provided by FedEx, UPS, USPS, DHL, Canada Post, EasyPost, OnTrac, LaserShip, Pitney Bowes and more.
Ship/FX features online seller marketplace connectors for retailers drop shipping for Amazon Prime, Walmart Marketplace, Walmart DSV, eBay, Overstock, Wayfair, Falabella, Target Plus and more. Use Ship/FX to automate order fulfillment with your marketplace partners. All ecommerce orders are captured through API calls and imported directly into your WMS, ERP or order management systems. Ship/FX can update the marketplace seller with order tracking information and real-time inventory availability.
eSIGNz is a signing application for capturing signatures into critical business documents. The eSIGNz App allows for digital signatures, text and check boxes to be added to any document workflow. Signatures can be captured and the completed document printed, archived or emailed using almost any iOS or Android smartphone or tablet with a web browser. eSIGNz was built with activeFORMz, Minisoft's platform for creating form-based applications that extend the capabilities of eFORMz.
eDIRECT comes standard with every eFORMz implementation and is used for operations like sending emails with PDF attachments. eDIRECT+ is an optional add-on for transactional HTML emailing and SMS/MMS output (text/multimedia messages).
To put a complex process into simple terms: supply chain management serves as the foundation on which to lay both your offline and online operations.Supply chain challenges, especially ongoing ones, make it tough for businesses to split their focus between addressing those issues and optimizing their e-commerce experiences. As a result, those who already serve buyers online are worried about keeping their customers happy, aware that buyers’ opinion of their suppliers is impacted by the quality and reliability of service and fulfillment.Recent research conducted on the manufacturing industry shows that 98% of manufacturers are already implementing or planning to implement an e-commerce solution. Now is the time to focus on implementing productive solutions geared at tackling manufacturers’ biggest B2B e-commerce supply chain management challenges.
New trends include last-mile drones, route optimization, and robots. TechRepublic's Karen Roby spoke with Vikas Shetty, client partner at Capgemini, an IT consulting business, about trucking logistics and the use of artificial intelligence (AI).
With the increase in shopping online due to COVID, the risk of counterfeiting has risen as well. This article by Patrick Wright of VerifyMe points out the ways that authentication and transparency in the supply chain can help.
When it comes to pricing every industry is different, every business is different so you may or may not need a pricing solution to help. We have found some key industries that truly do benefit from it. Such as:o Distributors (Food is a big one)o Manufacturerso WholesalersMany ERPs have some type of pricing functionality built-in and that may be all you need. But if you are in one of the above-mentioned industries, or have complex pricing scenarios, or a large number of customers or items, or offer a wide variety of price adjustments then you may need something more robust.
RPM is, an all-in-one, flexible, multi-platform, multi-currency pricing solution. It’s the “set it and forget it” pricing solution. You simply establish any pricing scenario one time and RPM does all the calculations and hard work behind the scenes.What RPM Does?· Automate even the most complex and obscure pricing scenarios and calculations· Create, organize, filter and search all your price lists and in a way that makes sense.· Track all your price adjustments – rebates, commission, promotions, and moreEnable date-driven pricing with all historical pricing tracked and archived
Manage nonconforming products quickly and efficiently through Dynamics 365’s functionalities.