Impact of ERP Upgrades

by : Thomas Cutler

The Manufacturer ( is an essential toolfor US manufacturing executives, covering all aspects ofmanaging a successful production operation. The Manufacturer isa magazine for manufacturers about manufacturers, aiming to bothstimulate and inform. In today's tough competitive environment,few executives have time for in-depth reading, but TheManufacturer gathers together the latest views and opinions onissues and manufacturing practices, providing our readers withthe knowledge to encourage success. In the current issue ThomasVerzi, Director of Sales and Marketing, was interviewed aboutthe ways in which non-integrated ERP systems are costing smallmanufacturers huge headaches when attempting to upgrade.

Pronto North America, Inc. is widely recognized as the authorityin technologically driven business solutions and processmanagement. Utilizing innovative implementation techniques andtools, Pronto North America generates increased performance,service, efficiency, and accountability.

Pronto North America is the North American Master Distributor ofPRONTO-Xiâ„?, a comprehensive software system allowingmanufacturers, distributors, and retailers to effectively manageall phases of their business. Far beyond just another EnterpriseResource Planning (ERP) System, PRONTO-Xi's financial anddistribution applications are unique and have provided maximumreturn on investment for a wide variety of organizations since1976. From PRONTO Production to PRONTO Advanced Warehousing;from PRONTO Planning to PRONTO Quality Management System (QMS);from PRONTO Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP) to PRONTOForecasting Management, the cross-section and breadth ofintegrated elements addressed by PRONTO-Xi is unmatched in themarketplace and justifies its natural leadership role as thebest fully integrated business software solution.

PRONTO North America Tom Verzi