Why Isn’t ERP Fixing My Late-Order Problem?

Quality Magazine 

Your firm is not alone if it put in the time and outlaid the capital on an ERP deployment only to find the challenge of on-time customer shipments still an active and pressing problem.

ERP’s sweet spot lies in its ability to manage the financial information surrounding the purchase, production, or assembly of parts.  ERP stops short of managing the product innovation process; PLM manages product innovation and can simulate production process plans in the earliest stages of design.

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