Microsoft Acquires Process Manufacturing Solution

I’m excited to write that yesterday we announced the acquisition of four industry solutions including a process manufacturing solution for Dynamics AX from Fullscope, Inc. These acquisitions signify our continued commitment to driving innovation for our process manufacturing customers and partners and is consistent with our industry strategy to build a foundation of industry functionality…


ChemWeek IT Forum WRAP-UP

Last Monday, I attended the 11th Annual ChemWeek IT Forum in King of Prussia, PA.  Unfortunately, the attendance was light for the conference, but the presenters all hung in there and delivered quality content.  The presentations are posted here for your review.  Reading the slide decks won’t be the same as being there, but you…


ERP Plus in Process industries – webcast with Fullscope and aberdeen

Yesterday, Steve Reed from Fullscope led a webcast on ERP Plus in Process Industries.  Included in the webcast was research from Aberdeen on ERP Plus in Process Industries, and most importantly had Jeff Kadlac, Director of IT at Ridley, talk about Ridley’s selection of Dynamics AX for their ERP. I normally try and send these…


Hempel is Implementing Dynamics AX

Hempel, a leading producer of protective coatings announced on their website their intention to deploy a standard ERP solution based on Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 as part of their “One Hempel – Everywhere” strategy.  Also, it looks like they are seeking business consultants experienced in various parts of AX to join their global team.


Wet & Forget (New Zealand) chooses Great Plains

Summer is in full-force in North Carolina with a forecast of mid-to-upper 90s over the next few days.  Of course, I am in Boston right now with a customer at our Boston MTC, and it is only 58 degrees here.  Let the summer season begin! We released a new case study last month documenting Wet & Forget’s choice…


ChemSynergy Asia Rolls Out Dynamics NAV ERP in 4 Weeks

We just released this case study about ChemSynergy Asia, a distributor of oleochemicals in the Phillipines.  They were rolling up financial and inventory information with its headquarters in Germany by using spreadsheets and other manual mechanisms.  They rolled out Dynamics NAV in 4 weeks using the Microsoft Dynamics SureStep methodology, and reduced reporting time by…


Electrochemical Products Inc – Finds Formula for Greater Efficiency using Dynamics NAV

We produced a case study for Electrochemical Products, Inc, a worldwide developer of high quality chemicals for the metal plating and metal finishing industries.  The case study centered around their adoption of Microsoft Dynamics NAV as their ERP platform.  Our partner, Tectura, provided the process manufacturing modules and implementation. Eric Olander, CEO, had a great quote…