In today’s competitive business world, industry-leading organizations continually look for ways to create a competitive advantage over their competition.  In the services industry it may be increasing average billable rates while maintaining strong resource utilization.  In the manufacturing world it may be reducing the cost of production while maintaining or improving quality.  In the world of product distribution and retail, which is our focus here, it’s all about having the right inventory at the right locations at the right times and at the lowest cost possible.

NetSuite, the world’s #1 cloud ERP system, can be the strategic business tool that helps your distribution company out-perform your competition by providing unparalleled visibility into your entire supply chain.

The 7-minute video below will walk you through a sample NetSuite dashboard for a Supply Chain Manager of a wholesale distributor and highlight many benefits that can be realized when leveraging a single business management tool like NetSuite that manages all vendors, customers, sales orders, purchase orders, and inventory in the cloud.

Some of the key features and benefits you will see are:

  • User-defined dashboard configuration
  • Vendor performance scorecards
  • Key Performance Indicator (KPI) tracking and trending
  • Actionable data such as dashboard reminders and purchasing recommendations
  • Shipping cost metrics
  • More…

If you would like more information on NetSuite’s supply chain functionality, or you have any NetSuite customization or consulting needs, the NetSuite professionals at RSM can help.  We are a NetSuite Solution Provider and a NetSuite Systems Integrator partner, and have more than 30 years experience implementing ERP solutions.  We’ll provide you with industry insight, project management and the technical resources you need to make your project a success. Contact RSM at [email protected] or by phone at 855.437.7202.

By: Gary Leitner – Colorado NetSuite Solution Provider