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  • Jim McGeever, Mark Hurd Promise More, More, More in SuiteWorld 2017 Keynote: Next Starts Now

    In the opening keynote from SuiteWorld 2017, NetSuite Global Business Unit Executive Vice President Jim McGeever shares what’s next for NetSuite and the industry. McGeever announces SuiteSuccess, a new industry cloud solution, and SuitePeople, core HR functionality built onto the NetSuite platform.

  • Full Speed to Next: SuiteWorld Reveals the Future for Manufacturers and Distributors

    Faster time to market, a need for rapid implementations and the shift to omnichannel are just a few of the things NetSuite is helping manufacturers and wholesale distributors account for and adapt to. All three took center stage at the industry-specific keynote address at the annual SuiteWorld 2017 conference recently. Indeed, rapid change is a significant hurdle for all companies in the space. 

  • Building a Unified Commerce Strategy

    B2B companies are looking for ways to develop their ecommerce experience to meet the demands and expectations of today’s customer. The B2B buyers of today have become accustomed to buying products through the mature online marketplaces, and as a result, have started to expect more from B2B websites. To meet these expectations, unified commerce should not be looked at as just a function – but an extension of your business.

  • It’s Full Speed to Next for Manufacturers and Distributors at SuiteWorld 2017

    NetSuite has been in the business of cloud ERP for nearly 20 years – from our beginnings as a startup above a small hair salon, to taking the company public and being acquired, NetSuite has seen plenty of change over with growth and innovation as the main constants. While some companies may have become complacent over those 20 years, NetSuite instead continues to throttle forward.

  • Growth With Purpose

    Noonday is one of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. In the six years since its launch, the trajectory of the Fair Trade, direct sale jewelry business has earned the respect of titans of the start-up scene. Inc. Magazine recently named it the 45th fastest growing company in the country on its annual Inc. 5000. And in the hotbed of entrepreneurship, Noonday was dubbed (by the Austin Business Journal) Austin’s fastest growing business.

  • Manufacturing and Distribution in the Cloud: There's No Time Like the Present

    If you're reading this, then it's quite possible you've thought about how your business strategy should drive your cloud adoption, have put some thought into who your cloud partner should be, and may even be actively grappling with how to approach implementation. To which I say, there's no time like the present, as manufacturers and wholesale distributors are in the midst of a digital revolution.

  • Finding a Provider that Works With You is Critical to Cloud Success

    When the leaders of Sourcingpartner Inc. decided it was time to trade in a largely manual warehouse management process riddled with bottlenecks for a modern, cloud-based alternative, they knew their choice of a cloud provider was critical. As a key distributor to some of the largest office supply businesses in the world, for Sourcingpartner, operations during the back-to-school season must be flawless.

  • Industry Thought Leaders Predict Big Changes for the Supply Chain by 2020

    Two days, three keynotes and 2,800 attendees — the recent Modern Supply Chain Experience conference held in San Jose, Calif., had one primary purpose: to bring together the strongest minds in supply chain to uncover and address the top challenges facing today’s supply chain leaders. From the Internet of Things and predictive analytics to big data, new technologies are touching every part of the business – particularly the supply chain.

  • REBBL Partners With NetSuite to Manage Mission-Led Growth

    In the natural products market, buyers view their purchases not only as something they consume, but as a way they can give back. For many brands, this reality presents something of a paradox. Worthy missions and great products drive popularity, but meeting demand can distance the company from its original mission.