The Oakley ERP Blog

Do you know what your growing business needs from an ERP system?
Monday November 27, 2017

Do you know what your growing business needs from an ERP system? Why not let us help you….. When a company is expanding fast, it needs to work with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system that is flexible and adaptable enough to meet its changing needs.

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Choosing the Right Implementation for your ERP System
Monday November 27, 2017

Choosing the Right Implementation for your ERP System Even though today’s innovative ERP solutions offer unrivalled functionality and flexibility, deploying a new system within your company is still a significant undertaking and what can sometimes seem a very scary task. There’s a lot to consider, which is why we’ve put together this useful guide to implementing your ERP system.

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5 ways ERP software can help support your business
Tuesday October 24, 2017

5 ways ERP software can help support your business In this post we are going to break down the key benefits of using an ERP system and look at why having one can help to support you and your business

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What is the difference between CRM and ERP and when do you need them?
Tuesday October 24, 2017

What is the difference between CRM and ERP and when do you need them? For small businesses, both CRM and ERP systems share many similar aspects, often leading to confusion when weighing up both options. In this post we look at the pros and cons of both to help you decide which is the right choice for your business.

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How ERP Software Can Cut Costs In Your Supply Chain
Wednesday September 27, 2017

How ERP Software Can Cut Costs In Your Supply Chain An Investment That Pays Off. Effectively managing and getting the most out of your supply chain is vital, and ERP software will help you achieve this.

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Is It Time To Upgrade From Sage 50?
Wednesday September 27, 2017

Is It Time To Upgrade From Sage 50? Signs That Your Business is Outgrowing Your Accounting Software. If you’ve been using Sage 50 for a while, it may be time to evaluate whether it’s fully suited to the needs of your business.

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What Can ERP Software Do for Your Small Business?
Monday August 21, 2017

What Can ERP Software Do for Your Small Business? ERP software isn’t just for big companies – it can work wonders for the smallest of enterprises too.

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Is ERP Software Worth the Investment?
Monday August 21, 2017

Is ERP Software Worth the Investment? ERP software is a big investment, there’s no denying it. But its effect on the fortunes of businesses can’t be denied.

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Empower your Business and Staff with Data
Monday July 31, 2017

Empower your Business and Staff with Data   Data is one of the most powerful tools for a modern business to gain a competitive advantage. Is your business ready for the data revolution?

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How ERP Software Can Help Run your Subscription Business
Monday July 24, 2017

How ERP Software Can Help Run your Subscription Business Subscription-based businesses are growing at a huge rate. The latest ERP software is similarly having to change to keep up and handle this new kind of demand.

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When regulations rule the sector – How can ERP Software support the FMD?
Wednesday May 10, 2017

When regulations rule the sector – How can ERP Software support the FMD? We are now only two years away from the FMD (Falsified Medical Directive) coming into force in the UK. In the US, in accordance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) the deadline is November 2017. This means that all manufactures of drugs are required to mark packs with a product identifier, serial number, lot number and date of expiration.

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Oakley ERP – Offering Enterprise Resource Planning software to growing businesses across the UK.
Thursday April 27, 2017

Here at Oakley ERP, our primary aim is to help growing businesses from all industries to streamline their business processes, increase productivity, and with this, increase profitability. This all seems very simple when written in a sentence, but how difficult is it to achieve these objectives?

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Is the Pharmaceutical industry ready for the new FMD and GS1 regulations?
Wednesday March 15, 2017

Is the Pharmaceutical industry ready for the new FMD and GS1 regulations? The new NHS Procurement Strategy mandates the use of GS1 standards and states that every supplier of every pharmaceutical product (and all other products and services that supply goods to the NHS) must comply.

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What is a Sage Business Partner?
Thursday March 9, 2017

What is a Sage Business Partner? There is an abundance of things to consider when running and managing a business, and occasionally we could benefit from the support and expertise of someone trusted to undertake the behind-the-scenes tasks to ensure the seamless execution of your day-to-day growth.

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Sage 50 versus Sage 200
Friday February 3, 2017

Sage 50 versus Sage 200 Upgrading your accounting software can seem like a daunting task and one that for many of us is often at the bottom of the to-do-list. However, for businesses to grow their software must constantly evolve to support the increase in activity and help streamline your processes.

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Busting the ERP Software myths
Tuesday January 10, 2017

Busting the ERP Software myths All too often when we speak to businesses about using ERP Software we hear the same objections; “Oh our business isn’t big enough for software like that” or “Software with that level of functionality is very expensive!” Both statements are in fact, in most cases, myths. That’s why we have put together this blog post to help bust some of these very common ERP Software legends.

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3 Predictions for your ERP Software Implementation in 2017
Monday December 19, 2016

3 Predictions for your ERP Software Implementation in 2017 We can’t believe that 2016 is nearly over, for some it has been a difficult year with the Brexit result and Trump becoming the next US President. But, for others it has been a year of triumph and growth and that is where we are focussing our predictions for 2017.

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Why your business needs ERP and not accounting software.
Friday December 2, 2016

Why your business needs ERP and not accounting software. Often in business it’s easy to just carry on doing what you have always done because, well that’s the way it’s always been. But if you take a step back and look at the processes and systems you have in place, you may find that you have outgrown them and now they are holding you back. One of the processes that you can’t afford to let this happen to is your accounts.

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What is ERP and how can it help your business?
Friday November 11, 2016

What is ERP and how can it help your business? In this blog post we’re going to explain how an ERP Software solution like Sage 200 and Sage 300 can help your business grow.

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Have you outgrown your accounting software?
Thursday October 27, 2016

In the early years of business, it is wise to use entry-level accounting software that will often more than meet your needs, after all, why spend precious pennies on features you won’t use? However, as your business grows you may find that your accounts software is limiting you, it might be causing your team headaches when trying to run detailed reports or struggling to integrate with other vital business applications, among other things.

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