The Datacor Blog

Get the most out of your ERP software investment

February 22, 2017 at 10:30 AM



Many companies today rely on their software, specifically ERP solutions, to run their business. It is also one of the biggest IT expenditures that you have, yet it seems most users only use a small portion of the software’s functionality. So how do you know and how can you ensure you are getting the most out of your ERP software? Here are some tactics to consider when it comes to maximizing the return on your ERP software investment:


5 Steps to a Successful ERP Implementation

February 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Choosing an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solution that meets your specific chemical industry business requirements and needs is only half the battle. The other half of the battle consist of implementing that new system, which can be very tricky. Below is an infographic highlighting 5 steps to a successful ERP implementation:

Is Your Legacy ERP System Hurting You?

January 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM



Over the last forty years, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software has become an integral part of the operation of manufacturing and distribution businesses. The main goal of an ERP system is to increase a business’s efficiency by allowing businesses to intelligently collect, manage and sift through data for a variety of activities. However, as ERP systems get older and are no longer being updated, they can begin to negatively impact the businesses that use them. These “legacy systems” are often in need of replacement, but instead of replacing them business owners spend significant amounts of time and money trying to make these systems work instead of finding a new solution.


Signs Your Chemical Business Has Outgrown QuickBooks

January 11, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Many small chemical manufacturers and distributors utilize QuickBooks to manage their financial accounting needs because it’s a simple cost-effective solution. However, there comes a time when your business is growing and QuickBooks can begin to hinder the company’s success. Here are 3 signs that indicate your business has outgrown QuickBooks:


Hello! Welcome to the Datacor Blog!

January 5, 2017 at 10:30 AM

We’re excited to be launching this new blog as it aligns with our goal of being the “go to” business management experts for the chemical and process industries.