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2017 Wholesale Distribution Economic Trends: Deflation Drives Down Distributor Growth

Modern Distribution Management in partnership with NetSuite reports on the key economic benchmarks and trends for distributors in 2017. Download the report to dive into these economic trends facing modern distributors.

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Stories from the Front Line: The Cloud Addresses Key Trends in Distribution

To the untrained eye, distribution may appear to be a fairly straightforward industry—in all reality, however, it is evolving more rapidly than ever before. From increased competition and changing business models to a barrage of new, innovative technologies, the way distributors do business is starkly and fundamentally different than it was even five years ago—to risk not changing is to risk failing. Download the ebook to learn more about the five key trends distributors need to pay attention to as they adapt and innovate to the changing industry.

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Critical Components to Achieving the Perfect Order

Delivering on consumer expectations—whether of a buyer from a business you sell into, or a direct-end consumer—comes from the ability to complete the perfect order: getting the right products delivered at the best price, when and where they want. Download the white paper to learn more about the key components for building a strategy that provides a seamless, omnichannel experience across all of your stakeholders.

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The Outlook for Wholesale Distribution in 2017

Modern Distribution Management in partnership with NetSuite explores the key business objectives and challenges facing distribution companies as they embark on their business journey in 2017 in a new report. At the core of the report, the primary question facing distributors remains: what can we do to grow our business and invest in our future? Download the report to learn more about the trends facing modern distributors and the strategies that leaders in the space are using to tackle these trends.

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B2B E-Commerce: Doing it Right to Remain Competitive

Advantage Business Media in partnership with NetSuite discusses B2B ecommerce and the implications its growing importance has on manufacturing, distribution and beyond. Download the report to learn more about the key trends in B2B ecommerce and how businesses can harness the power of a cloud-based B2B ecommerce platform.

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SMBs: Think You’re Too Small for ERP? Think Again

Small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) face tough decisions from the very beginning. In the very early stages, you have big dreams but limited capital. You start off thinking, “All we need is...” so you add free or inexpensive software, but none of these talk to each other and before you know it, your “back off solution” is held together with the equivalent of bailing wire and duct tape. Download this research paper from Mint Jutras to learn why you aren’t too small to invest in ERP and ask yourself, “can you afford not to invest?”

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Ten Signs It’s Time to Automate Your Warehouse with WMS

Warehouses and distribution centers are dynamic environments where many different challenges arise. A Warehouse Management System (WMS) can help a business with many of these challenges, yet many smaller and medium-sized businesses hesitate to move from a manual paper-based approach to even a rudimentary WMS, based on fears about cost and disruption. Download this white paper from ChainLink Research to learn the signs when it's time to implement a WMS.

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NetSuite for Food and Beverage Distributors

This solution brief overviews NetSuite's features and functions specific to food and beverage distributors. Download to learn more about the NetSuite advantage and why more and more businesses in the food and beverage space are turning to NetSuite as the solution of choice.

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Cloud ERP's Integral Role in Business Agility

For the modern business executive, implementing the right technology to expand operations tackle global competition is imperative. Download this exclusive white paper to learn more about the benefits of two-tier ERP, from improved business agility and quicker implementation times to enhanced business growth and more efficient mergers and acquisitions.

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Strategies to Modernize Legacy ERP

Enterprises, large and small, are becoming increasingly frustrated with their on-premise technology vendors—the result? More and more companies are turning to cloud ERP solutions like NetSuite. Download this white paper to hear from industry leader, Vinnie Mirchandani, on the strategies for modernizing business technology environments.

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The Many Ways Cloud Can Facilitate Growth

What strategic moves are modern companies making to better facilitate growth? As business becomes more global and supply chains increase in complexity, many businesses are turning to cloud ERP as the key to their continued expansion. Download this Mint Jutras report to learn more about the benefits growing businesses are realizing from switching to a cloud business management solution like NetSuite.

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Pro-Flex's Move from Epicor to NetSuite

Distributors today face significant challenges with changing market conditions, increased competition and rapidly evolving customer expectations. Companies still relying on legacy systems will be held back and won't be able to innovate and grow, be flexible and scalable, nor react quickly to customers and new opportunities. Learn why Pro-Flex moved from its legacy Epicor system to NetSuite's native cloud-based platform and the successes they have achieved.

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On Becoming A Digital Distributor

We are on a digital journey and most wholesale distributors understand the importance of digital technologies, however many overestimate their digital preparedness and still rely heavily on spreadsheets, paper and manual processes. Read this research report by Mint Jutras to learn where you are in the digital journey and to understand if you are positioned to take advantage of digital technologies in support of mobile access and Ecommerce to stay ahead of your competition.

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Research Report – Agile ERP: Continuous Improvements Through Rapid, Incremental Implementations and Value Realization

Learn how Lindemann Chimney and Wittek Golf took the SuiteSuccess approach to ERP implementation and got their distribution businesses up and running in under 100 days. Chainlink Research dives deep into how leveraging an agile, blueprint-driven approach to ERP implementations, brings tremendous benefits.

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Dent Wizard's Move to the Cloud

This report from Mint Jutras examines how larger, more well-established companies are turning to cloud native NetSuite for wholescale replacement of entrenched ERP solutions.

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Customization: A Blessing or a Curse? Removing the Barriers to Innovation and Change

Mint Jutras takes a close look as to why customizations still cause headaches when next generation ERP should allow you to personalize, configure and extend solutions without creating obstacles to innovation and realization of goals.

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MDM and NetSuite: 2016 Wholesale Distribution Economic Trends: Headwinds Slow Revenue Growth

Total revenues for wholesale distributors in 2015 fell by 4.3% to $5.3 trillion, reflecting a degradation in commodity prices. After price adjustments, the wholesale distribution industry grew faster than the overall U.S economy in 2015, posting gains of 0.2 percentage points higher than the U.S. GDP. The 2016 Economic Benchmark for Wholesale Distribution is the most comprehensive source of accurate data and statistics for the U.S. wholesale distribution industry.

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Infographic: 2016 Wholesale Distribution Economic Snapshot

This snapshot provides 2015 revenues for five sectors within the wholesale distribution industry: Grocery & Food service, Industrial, Misc. durable goods, Commercial Equipment & Supply, Office Products & Paper Merchants.

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NetSuite Loves Dogs and Dog Lovers

ChainLink Research takes an inside look at how two rapidly growing pet industry companies, Dog is Good and Pet Lifestyle and You (P.L.A.Y. ®), take product research and design, sales channels, logistics, advertising, capital, as well as technology, and establish themselves as successful brands.

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TEC Spotlight Report: NetSuite, The Vendor to Beat in Wholesale Distribution

TEC takes a close look at how NetSuite has succeeded in delivering to the highly competitive and relatively mature wholesale and distribution market, and why it is now the vendor to beat among small and midmarket businesses looking for enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions.

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Chainlink Research: Good Enough to Eat

An industry Brief: Learn how ProBar, International Spices, and Sea to Table are leveraging a modern cloud platform to transform their business.

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Profitable Growth in the Outdoor and Sporting Goods Business

In the competitive outdoor and sporting goods industry, the keys to business success are constant innovation and accurate insight into customer behaviors and market trends. With a cloud system that unifies core processes, personnel can focus on just that: delivering superior products, value and customer experiences. Download to learn more.

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