Microsoft Dynamics AX, plus EDI, enables a steep growth curve for food manufacturer

May 3 2017

A growth strategy typically involves both modernizing outdated processes and enabling growth with new technology.

That is why a good many companies pair an investment in EDI technology alongside a new ERP. While EDI is, frankly, mandatory in some sectors (e.g., for manufacturers dealing with big retailers like Walmart and Costco), the more strategic thinkers see EDI as a growth enabler and use it across their customer bases.

About Dann Anthony

Dann Anthony Maurno is a seasoned business journalist who began his career as International Marketing Manager with Lilly Software, then moved on as a freelancer to write for such prestigious clients as CFO Magazine; Compliance Week;Manufacturing Business Technology; Decision Resources, Inc.; The Economist Intelligence Unit; and corporate clients such as Iron Mountain, Microsoft and SAP. He is the co-author of Thin Air: How Wireless Technology Supports Lean Initiatives(CRC/Productivity Press, 2010).

Dann can be reached at dmaurno@guidepointmedia.com.

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