Tag Archives: Mergers & Acquisitions

ItemMaster_Procurement

Leveraging Item masters in Procurement

Leveraging Item or Material masters in Procurement is certainly not new. As a standing best practice, there are simply different approaches that Procurement has taken. Creating a central repository in the ERP/MR for direct and production related indirect material has been implemented for years in most discrete and process manufacturing

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The Million Dollar Question: Master Data Management – Before or After ERP?

Before proceeding with the answer to this million dollar question, we need to first know what ERP means to a business. This is because the concept of ERP – Enterprise Resource Planning differs from project to project. Some companies consider ERP as a business application strategy – one that merges

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Monetizing Master Data Management Projects

Monetizing good Master Data Management practices can be challenging.  We all look at the operational efficiencies, improved reporting and analysis, turning data into actionable information, and seeing the forest as well as the trees.  Don’t get me wrong – All good stuff.  But the CFOs out there are looking for