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Software Description:

Inventory management for the new generation of manufacturers, whole-sellers, trading companies, stockists on the cloud. Optimise your Supply Chain to make more profits from the same stock.

Software Description:

ParityFactory automates materials control for food processors using a combined solution of modern software, ERP integrations, and factory equipment. With increased speed and accuracy, food plants using ParityFactory, run smoother, and leaner as a result of real-time inventory, instant lot tracing, and an efficient shop floor.

ParityFactory is a uniquely valuable option for food processors who want to modernize their operation because ParityFactory is:

  • Designed for Food Processors: Fundamentally different from generic warehousing solutions, ParityFactory has deep, built in, food capabilities that make the complexities of food safety (quality holds, SQF, GS1, etc.), food manufacturing (UoM conversions, FEFO, FIFO, etc.) and food reporting (yields, tracing, etc.) simple and automatic. Flexible workflows, processes, and, product definitions (random or even weight, pallets, bins, etc.) adapt to match the way each factory operates.
  • Built for the Factory: Simple screens that are streamlined for plant workers help people do their jobs faster and more accurately with on-screen instructions, verifications, and warnings. By working on nearly any device and integrating easily with business systems and plant equipment, ParityFactory helps processors get more value out of their existing business systems and leaves options open for future change.
  • Delivered in Person: ParityFactory comes with fixed cost implementation and training—generally taking about 90 days. Each all-inclusive solution is delivered by a team of food industry experts and includes multiple on-site visits to ensure your team is up and running without disruption.

Software Description:

AdvancePro provides functionality for inventory control, warehousing control, initiating returns, order & inventory management, administering sales reps and managing your supply chain. These basic business processes are brought together to make one powerful system that simplifies and automates your inventory business.

Complete inventory management AdvancePro is built on the Microsoft .NET platform that simplifies integration with other applications, such as EDI, and enables us to deliver e-commerce websites to facilitate direct communication with your Vendors and Customers.

AdvancePro presently synchronizes with QuickBooks accounting products, uses Crystal Reports and allows you to export data to Adobe Acrobat (PDF files) and Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets.

AdvancePro Inventory Management will streamline your business and eliminate the costly mistakes and delays. AdvancePro is ideal for all distribution, import/export, wholesale business, e-commerce and more. Perfect for any small to medium sized business dealing with inventory management. With AdvancePro's Web Services, you can create your own website, (B2B or B2C) with the designs you want, the functionality that works for you and the control you need. It will also help manage your e-commerce business with better inventory tracking and control, and provide a fast and easy to use website for your customers. AdvancePro is a scalable and flexible product with add-on modules that allow the user to increase functionality according to their needs and inventory flow.

Available add-on modules include:

  • Advanced Shipping (allows for the creation of pallets, Bills of Lading and more)
  • EDI (Electronic Data Interchange required by many of today's leading corporations)
  • UPS/FedEx Shipping integration
  • Lot/Serial Numbers (accurately track each individual item sold, received or returned)
  • Bar Coding (allows you to eliminate errors by identifying the product immediately by scanning the bar code and having AdvancePro pick it up in your inventory file, or on a particular order)
  • Landed Cost Calculator (All aspects of landed cost calculation will be performed, such as ocean freight, broker fees, storage and other charges. The average cost of each shipment received will be automatically applied to all product you import)
  • Order Import Tool (import orders directly from your web site, or any other shopping cart
  • Net Web Services (using the web services AdvancePro allows you to have your on line system link directly with your basic software combining your online strategy with your basic business practices)
  • Catch Weights - designed specifically for the needs of companies that deal in variable weight products such as food & beverages. Inventory control software that allows your business to grow without straining your bottom line.

Features:

Features:

  • Data Import
  • Scheduling
  • Data Export
  • API
  • Dashboard
  • Notifications
  • Multi-User
  • Inventory Tracking

Features:

  • API
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Import
  • Data Export
  • Third-Party Plugins/Add-Ons
  • Notifications
  • Multi-User
  • Supplier Management
  • Customer Management
  • Dashboard
  • Scheduling
  • Calendar Management
  • Inventory Tracking
  • External Integrations
  • Forecasting
  • Budgeting

Summary:

  • Multi Warehouse Management

  • Supplier Access

  • Sample Product Issue

  • Multi Channel Fulfillment

Summary:

  • Know what’s going on in your plant—With real-time barcode inventory management software providing real-time processing reports

  • Cut costs and simplify operations—By going paperless—reduced errors, delays and manual data entry

  • Get the full value of your business (ERP) system—By automatically feeding it with real-time inventory data

  • Assure on-time, accurate shipments—With directed picking, shipping and loading

Summary:

  • Total operations solution from quote to cash

  • Serve your customers better with real-time, accurate information at your fingertips

  • Prevent shipping errors or stock-outs

  • Comply with regulatory requirements

  • Trace component parts and serial numbers using barcodes

  • Integrated online shopping carts and sales rep portals to streamline your order process

  • Create and track work order and build unlimited BOMs

  • Track all components, sub-assemblies and finished goods

  • Pick Ticket integration to easily keep your inventory accurate

FAQs:

    No FAQs associated with this application.

FAQs:

    Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes, on-site training is included.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • Yes, all sites are licensed for an unlimited number of users.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Web; Installed - Windows

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • QuickBooks, Intacct, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Flexibake, SAGE, Wisefish.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • ParityFactory is designed for food processors looking to modernize their operation with real-time inventory, instant lot tracing, and an efficient, paperless shop floor.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Food processors in a number of industries including meat, seafood, produce, dairy, nuts, baked goods, multi-ingredient, and more.

FAQs:

    No FAQs associated with this application.

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Other:

Who uses Columbus
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses ParityFactory
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

Other:

Who uses Advancepro
  • SMEs
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
English
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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