Virtual Distribution in Acumatica

Posted on: May 16, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Virtual distribution has become a popular method in the distributor industry in the wake of the pandemic. What is virtual distribution exactly? Well, it can be categorized as either a digital service or a physical product that is delivered through a virtual channel like an app or website.  The virtual channels that seller-customer transactions are conducted through display the seller’s products and provide information regarding these products and the distributor’s...


Creating Cash Accounts in Acumatica

Posted on: May 10, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Acumatica’s cloud-based ERP features a cash management module in which users can create cash accounts. These accounts are all linked to a general ledger account and play a crucial role in the accuracy of your organization’s accounting. In the cash management module, users record cash entries on cash accounts and make transfers between accounts. To learn more about the cash management module and how to create a cash account, check...


Production Order Management in Acumatica

Posted on: May 7, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

In the modern day marketplace, it is necessary for manufacturers to utilize an ERP that has a wide range of capabilities. From small scale, simple production lines to complex BOMs, Acumatica is the cloud-based solution that can do it all. Production order management is a large component of Acumatica, and users are more primed to deal with changing schedules, unforeseen mechanical breakdowns, late supplier deliveries, and other possible occurrences.  In...


Acumatica Ranked #1 in G2’s Spring 2022 Usability Index

Posted on: April 25, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

When it comes to ERP software, usability is one of the most important factors that organizations consider when choosing a solution for their needs. If you aren’t able to easily navigate through a system or its modules, then you miss out on the two most important benefits of implementing an ERP solution: efficiency and visibility.  This year, G2 ranked Acumatica as #1 in its spring 2022 usability index for mid-market...


Data Migration: Best Practices

Posted on: April 20, 2022 | By: Chloe Cope | QAD Practice News, Logan Consulting News, Acumatica, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

Data conversion is an important part of any ERP upgrade project, and Logan's team has extensive experience in completing this crucial step. This blog details the best practices for a data migration. Make decisions about what history to bring forward Companies must make decisions about which data to transfer over to the new system. These decisions may include: How much history to bring Whether to bring all Customers/Supplier/Items or just those...


Creating Non-Stock Items in Acumatica

Posted on: April 11, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Non-stock items are a fundamental part of any company. These can include anything from office supplies to items that are sold but not tracked in inventory. In any case, it is important to keep an accurate record of these items. In Acumatica, users can do this by creating non-stock items. Check out the video below for a simple tutorial on how to set this up in Acumatica. [video width="1280" height="634"...


Solving Your Staffing Shortage with Acumatica

Posted on: April 6, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

The Great Resignation is a phenomenon that has impacted businesses nationwide. After the onset of the pandemic, millions of employees decided to leave their jobs. This has resulted in major staffing shortages for companies.  Hiring and training new employees to replace staff members is a difficult and lengthy process for small and midsize businesses to take on. Another effective route to take in managing staff shortages is by focusing on...


Setting Up New Vendors in Acumatica

Posted on: March 27, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Acumatica’s cloud-based ERP centralizes a lot of important elements of one’s business by housing everything in one system. This is not only cost-effective, but it also allows for greater efficiency and productivity of users when they are able to access any pertinent information from one source. Being able to expertly navigate through the software is imperative in harnessing the benefits of it. That’s why Logan Consulting has put together a...


An Overview of Acumatica 2022 R1

Posted on: March 21, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Acumatica, one of the most popular cloud-based ERP solutions, just released Acumatica 2022 R1, the first of two annual software updates. In today’s blog post, we are going to review some of the highlights from this release. The main components of the update are divided into three categories: Work Smart on the Go, Unlock Global Markets, and Go Broad and Deep with Industry-Leading Capabilities. Work Smart on the Go Being...


Quote-to-Cash in Acumatica Manufacturing Edition

Posted on: March 10, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Quote-to-Cash is an integral part of the manufacturing industry. This process is essentially a complete outline of the sales process from beginning to end. It encompasses product creation and pricing, quoting, customer acceptance, ordering, and overseeing revenue.  Customers seeking out a specific product often ask for a quote before making any decisions. Companies need to be able to efficiently present comprehensive quotes that address that individual’s needs and desires. Moreover,...