Lessons Learned From Panorama’s ERP Vendor Showdown: Epicor E9

Last November, Panorama’s ERP Vendor Showdown provided attendees with a high-level overview of four top ERP vendors. Vendors were given a general script to provide a quick snapshot of their system’s user interface, dashboards, workflow toolsets and a brief overview of manufacturing and distribution functionality. Day Four of the Showdown featured Epicor E9 which has…

Colonial Grocers Selects VAI S2K for Food Software

S2K for Food and Analytics to Improve Forecasting and Business Operations for Leading Independent Grocery Wholesaler VAI (Vormittag Associates, Inc.), a leading provider of ERP software, announced that Colonial Grocers has selected its S2K for Food software to improve inventory management processes, increase productivity and gain valuable insights from its customer and product data. Located…

Back-to-School Spending Brings New Purchasing Patterns and Customer Demands

Tactics Wholesalers Must Adapt to Produce More For Less While Maintaining An Attractive Profit Margin Americans plan to spend nearly 69 billion dollars this year on back-to-school necessities, including everything from apparel to footwear to electronics, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF). Four out of 10 college shoppers and three in 10 K-12th grade shoppers…