Cre8tive Technology & Design: Making Epicor History

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A few weeks ago, Ultra held a vendor briefing with Cre8tive Technology and Design, an Epicor Preferred Partner based out of San Diego. In a previous Ultra blog post, we provided an overview of Cre8tive Technology and Design, profiling their growth and plans, industry experience, and corporate values. Today’s post covers more details on the … [Read more...]

Life Sciences ERP with QAD: A Webinar for Life Sciences Manufacturers

Recently Ultra profiled QAD for their growth plan and Cloud ERP strategic vision, in advance of their participation in our Automotive Industry ERP Webinar Series held in early February 2015. QAD’s Cloud offerings and experience extends into Life Sciences ERP, with an environment that has standard operating procedures for FDA and current good … [Read more...]

The Maturity Matrix Continued: Receiving and Inspection

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In earlier blogs we introduced the Ultra Operations and Warehouse Fulfillment Maturity Matrix and reviewed Material Handling & Putaway. This next post in the Maturity Matrix series focuses on Receiving and Inspection. The basic function of the receiving and inspection process is to take responsibility for the inbound material, validate the … [Read more...]

Project Management and Group #3: The Executing Process Group

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The Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) states “The Executing Process Group consists of those processes performed to complete the work defined in the project management plan to satisfy the project specifications.” This group integrates and coordinates people and other resources to carry out the project management plan. The processes below … [Read more...]

Everything You Need to Know About Epicor Partner Cre8tive Technology and Design

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Founded in 2005 by Aaron Continelli, Cre8tive Technology and Design is an Epicor Preferred Partner headquartered in San Diego. Ultra had the pleasure of meeting recently with Aaron and COO Mary Arnhart to learn everything there is to know about Cre8tive. Cre8tive has an interesting storyline right from the beginning. When asked the purpose of … [Read more...]

How to Combat Your Resistance to Change as a Make to Order Manufacturer

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This past January, Ultra hosted a seven-day webinar series for the Make to Order Manufacturer. These webinar series are a large part of our webinar program, occurring six times per year and catered towards the main manufacturing divisions: Make to Order, Process, and Make to Stock. At the conclusion of each series, Managing Partner Jeff Carr hosts … [Read more...]

Infor ERP for Automotive Featured in Ultra’s Next Webinar

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Coming up soon is a can’t-miss event for automotive industry manufacturers and distributors who are considering or planning an ERP selection project. During this event, you will get the chance to learn about Infor ERP for Automotive along with other vendors in a series of no-cost, no-travel online demos starting February 10 to make the evaluation … [Read more...]

This Week: Learn More About Plex ERP for Automotive and the Cloud

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Coming this week is a can’t-miss event for automotive industry manufacturers and distributors who are considering or planning an ERP selection project. Ultra Consultants is offering a series of no-cost, no-travel online demos starting February 10 to make the evaluation process easier. Included in this series is a session devoted entirely to Plex … [Read more...]

QAD Vendor Briefing Part 2: QAD Cloud ERP

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A few weeks ago, Ultra met with QAD at their headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA for a cursory vendor briefing. They provided us with a basic overview of their company and products, and also spent a significant amount of time explaining the QAD Cloud ERP solution they have on the market. This blog serves to go into detail about the origin and … [Read more...]