The unexpected presence of sewing needles in pears and strawberries sold across Australia, a few months ago, raised serious concerns. Though criminal investigations confirmed it was a malicious act, for the farmers and retailers involved it raised questions about tracking the food products they supply or sell. This paper explores the topic of traceability and … Read moreTraceability: An imperative for your food supply chain
Founded in 1974, NEPEAN is now Australia’s leading privately owned engineering, mining services and industrial manufacturing organisation with operations in six continents and over 1200 employees. The company supplies mining equipment and fabrications to over 65 countries and manufactures building products in Australia for the local construction industry.
As the industrial world evolves, its impact on the environment becomes more and more evident. We recognise the devastating effect of chemical pollutants on our air, our water, and the land itself. The world reacts to practices that deplete the ozone layer, affect the food chain, and endanger the oceans.
There comes a time when most successful small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need to make some hard decisions. If they want to continue to grow and maintain a competitive edge, they can no longer rely on small-scale IT platforms or disconnected software applications to handle their increasingly complex business processes.
Cloud-based infrastructures allow businesses to reap the benefits of reduced capital expenditure and IT maintenance costs, and free up chief information officers (CIOs) to focus on IT strategy and other activities with higher business value. However, although businesses continue moving to the cloud, many still harbour concerns over performance and security. How can a system … Read moreERP performance and security considerations for cloud and on-premises deployments
Business growth can create increasingly complex internal processes. At a certain point, this mounting complexity makes it necessary for businesses to adopt more sophisticated business management software. This is where enterprise resource planning (ERP) comes into play.
There is no debate that the business environment is changing rapidly. While each industry faces its own unique challenges, three major trends are making it increasingly complex for businesses to plan for the future. Economic uncertainty continues to complicate operations for businesses around the world. Large organisations are beginning to face disruption from smaller, more … Read moreTransform your business with smart technology
Queensland-based ABGAL Liners and Covers is a family-owned business that manufactures liners and covers for pools and water tanks, along with shade sails and niche products such as cricket pitch covers. Its beautifully crafted, bespoke products are custom-made in Australia to the highest standards garnering the business international success.
When Ainsworth Game Technology began to research how they could use technology to step up their ERP processes and stay ahead of the game, Pronto’s experience in the industry, meant we were ready to help.
In becoming one of Malaysia’s largest manufacturers of car audio equipment and other auto-electrical components, Betamek needed a business software system that ensured it kept moving ahead.