CIMcloud Blog

Why Data Accuracy in ERP-Integration Matters

Posted by Ashley Fenlon on Sep 26, 2016 3:08:19 PM


More than ever, mid-size businesses are dependant on sync tools and other software to allow the information in their ERP to be unlocked and used to power e-commerce, payment portals, and sales rep tools on their website.

This data is the backbone, if you will, of all the customer activity functions that now more than ever are taking place online.

If you’re depending on a website to do what it needs to do (which is a lot), you need to make sure that infrastructure is rock solid.

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Topics: B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

How To Connect Your ERP To Your  E-commerce Website

Posted by Ashley Fenlon on May 12, 2016 10:30:00 AM


If you are a business and not using the internet to sell your products to consumers, you’re already well behind the curve.

The vast majority of business-to-consumer companies are already well aware of this. But what about business-to-business models? Most B2B companies are in varying stages of online e-commerce migration - but is that enough?

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Topics: Sage ERP, B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

Is your e-commerce website optimized for sales tax?

Posted by Ashley Fenlon on Mar 24, 2016 11:30:40 AM

Launching an ecommerce presence can be a major growth catalyst for many businesses.

It can free you up to enter new markets that were previously geographically prohibitive and allow you to significantly expand your product offerings.

Getting your products online, and allowing your customers to transact and interact with you, can be made easy with a Website Pipeline ERP-integrated customer self-service portal.

But the work doesn’t end there. Selling online can bring a whole new world of complexity when it comes to dealing with sales tax.

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Topics: ERP-Integrated eCommerce

Who can benefit from B2B e-commerce?

Posted by Ashley Fenlon on Feb 18, 2016 4:11:02 PM

Think you’re not a good fit for e-commerce? You'd be surprised.

When contemplating the leap into e-commerce and ERP portals for your customers, you might be wondering how well all this is going to work for your particular business model.

Perhaps you're worried about whether or not your business can really adapt to a more automated approach to taking and fulfilling orders.

After all, there are a multitude of moving parts and complex intricacies that govern a typical B2B sales and ordering process, and your operation is no exception. 

  

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Topics: B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

How much does an ERP-Integrated website cost?

Posted by Ashley Fenlon on Feb 11, 2016 10:00:00 AM
 
As a B2B company, there are few things you can do that boast a return on investment quite like implementing an e-commerce option for your customers.

Much more than a passive web presence, an ERP-integrated e-commerce website from Website Pipeline empowers your customers and increases sales opportunities exponentially. Believe us, our customers tell us all the time.

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Topics: B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

Do You Have a Single Source of Truth for eCommerce Reporting?

Posted by Ted Goudie on Nov 11, 2015 11:00:00 AM

There are many benefits to integrating your eCommerce site and your ERP system that can help you grow sales and reduce your customer service expenses. There’s also another benefit that you might not have considered yet: reporting.

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Topics: B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

How do I get online orders into my ERP system?

Posted by Ted Goudie on Oct 30, 2015 9:30:00 AM

The heart of your business

Your ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system is the heart of your business technology, and holds all the key data used to keep your business operating - and growing. Your customers, your products, your pricing, your inventory, your sales and payment history - all of this data lives in your ERP system so you can efficiently transact your business.

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Topics: ERP-Integrated eCommerce

Four reasons to integrate your B2B and/or B2C ecommerce website with your ERP

Posted by Darcy Boerio on Apr 22, 2015 12:03:00 PM

If you’re reading this, congratulations! You’ve realized that a strong web presence is crucial to increasing your customer base and selling more to existing customers, regardless of what industry you’re in or what channels you sell through.

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Topics: ERP-Integrated eCommerce

A Flood of Orders - Help!

Posted by Darcy Boerio on Mar 20, 2015 9:12:02 AM

Having trouble managing a sudden influx of orders in your Sage 100 ERP?

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Topics: B2B e-Commerce, ERP-Integrated eCommerce

Why Ecommerce with ERP Integration is Important

Posted by Shana on May 16, 2013 2:05:29 PM

Ecommerce with ERP integration plugs a business’s ecommerce site directly into their ERP, allowing customers access to a wide array of information. An ERP holds specific information about pricing, payment, shipping and history for each individual customer. It also tracks inventory, sourcing, financials, HR, warehousing and manufacturing information, giving a business an enterprise-level software solution. What’s missing in ERP software is an innate ability to interface with ecommerce. That’s what Website Pipeline does and here is why having this piece is so vital.

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Topics: ERP-Integrated eCommerce