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Must reads for manufacturers

Here is a selection of our most popular ERP manufacturing white papers and case studies to help you understand key trends in the manufacturing sector and to explore how the right ERP system can help businesses like yours to outperform in today’s challenging environment.

ERP manufacturing whitepapers & thought leadership

Below are some useful whitepapers and research studies on issues relevant to manufacturing, available for free download simply by registering. Topics include applying lean manufacturing principles, selecting the right ERP software for your manufacturing business, practical tips for boosting productivity, and how to streamline operations with ERP software.


ERP systems for manufacturing companies

12 criteria for selecting the best ERP system replacement

Full automation through ERP helps streamline manufacturing operations

eBook: Factory of the future

Building a better future

eBook: Digital transformation in manufacturing

eBook: A manufacturer’s guide to growing profitably 

ERP Manufacturing Case Studies

Below are a selection of case studies about how manufacturers have improved their business with the right software. For the full list, visit the manufacturing case studies page.

  • Favorite Plastics

    Favorite Plastics is a privately owned family business which has been trading since 1997 servicing Australia from the Hunter Valley. With over 1,500 inventory items and an ever growing number of custom products, Managing Director Justin Yates recognised that the business needed to manage business operations more efficiently and have greater business control.

  • Carlton Taylor Industries gets customer satisfaction Made To Order

    The Christchurch metalwork solutions company has integrated disparate operations, nipping production problems in the bud before they get out of control…

  • There’s money in honey

    Manuka Health is trading up the therapeutic benefits of its natural honey products in 40 export markets helped by a supply chain solution from Abel.

  • Manufacturer transformed by one source of truth

    ETEL’s consistent growth and expansion led it to search for a more sophisticated ERP solution that would offer one point of truth across the organisation…

  • Holden Special Vehicles drives business with better ERP

    After identifying warehousing as an area for improvement, Holden Special Vehicles went looking for a real-time solution that could seamlessly integrate with their existing software…

Next steps to improve your manufacturing business

In addition to the above resources, make sure you take advantage of our free Get A Shortlist service to be connected with a shortlist of highly relevant vendors. This award-winning free service can speed up your selection process and help ensure you find the right manufacturing ERP for your business.

Simply submit your requirements via the webform, talk with one of our analysts, and then we’ll introduce you to a shortlist of 3 to 5 highly relevant vendors from our extensive network. There’s no cost or obligation to you: it’s a free service to help businesses tap into the power of relevant software. Find out more on the Get A Shortlist page.

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