MAS90 Support & MAS200 Support and Help, Consulting and Upgrades

MAS 90 Support and MAS 200 Support   MAS 90 Support and MAS 200 Support: If you use Sage MAS90, MAS200, or MAS500 distribution and accounting software, Clients First Business Solutions, LLC wants to be your go to partner for ongoing service,help, support, report writing, upgrades and maintenance. […]

2011-03-18T05:25:39+00:00 March 18th, 2011|General ERP articles|Comments Off on MAS90 Support & MAS200 Support and Help, Consulting and Upgrades

Frx Replacement – Sage MAS Intelligence. A Video Demonstration

Shipping now, Sage MAS Intelligence (SMI) which works with MAS 90, MAS 200, Sage Extended Enterprise Suite, and MAS500, is explained and demonstrated in this recording that the California office of Clients First recently put on for our clients. This solution is the replacement for FRx that Sage is offering now that Microsoft has discontinued [...]

2011-02-15T10:04:42+00:00 February 15th, 2011|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Frx Replacement – Sage MAS Intelligence. A Video Demonstration

Sage Software’s MAS 500 version 7.3 is PCI-DSS Compliant

Do you process credit cards through your ERP system?  Are those credit card transactions secure?  Are you certain?  Will you be able to continue managing credit card transactions as you have done in the past? The five major credit card companies have recently announced that they are enacting new standards for companies that store, process [...]

2010-04-26T17:09:34+00:00 April 26th, 2010|Distribution|Comments Off on Sage Software’s MAS 500 version 7.3 is PCI-DSS Compliant

SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

Here is a new overview guide of what’s new in the upcoming release of SAP Business One 8.8 scheduled for Q1 2010. Highlights include: Full native SAP Business Objects Crystal Reports Integration All built in forms are now Crystal Based Most built in reports are Crystal Based Custom reports can be created and added in [...]

2009-09-22T07:08:18+00:00 September 22nd, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

Intuit Acquires Mint.com

An interesting play as Mint.com has an excellent personal finance solution that really integrates well to your personal finance sources like banks and credit cards. There are plenty of articles and blogs on the acquisition etc.  But what I find interesting is the take on how it shows the rediculous multiples and price per customer [...]

2009-09-15T04:59:52+00:00 September 15th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on Intuit Acquires Mint.com

Efficiency Never Goes Out of Style

Today’s business world is filled with buzz words that change from year to year as business improvement techniques come and go. I recently read an article on résumés that emphasized such terms as “team player”, “results oriented”, etc., have gone the way of the dinosaurs. Process improvement models such as TQM (Total Quality Management) have [...]

2009-08-08T01:09:23+00:00 August 8th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on Efficiency Never Goes Out of Style

MAS 90 NJ & MAS 200 NJ Pricing – Reminder, 50% off Small Business Bundle

This is just a reminder that Sage’s pricing promotions run quarterly and the next Quarter End is September 30, 2009.  Sage currently allows you to buy the Small Business Distribution Edition which includes pretty much all the financials, distribution and some manufacturing modules for 5 concurrent users for $7,450 and even includes 6 months of [...]

2009-07-27T04:20:07+00:00 July 27th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on MAS 90 NJ & MAS 200 NJ Pricing – Reminder, 50% off Small Business Bundle

MAS 90 and MAS 200 – Are Legacy Reports Holding you Back?

Are you running an older version of Sage MAS 90 ERP? Customers tell us they stay on older versions because of the time and money they spent having custom reports built. Those reports are no doubt essential to running the business effectively, but with versions of Sage MAS 90 that are built in the Business [...]

2009-07-13T12:22:20+00:00 July 13th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on MAS 90 and MAS 200 – Are Legacy Reports Holding you Back?

FDA Resources Help Food/Beverage Producers Keep the Food Supply Safe

The FDA makes available a wide variety of resources for food/beverage producers and processors to analyze their operations and develop procedures to help keep our food supply safe. These are free tools that every company involved in food or beverage processing and production should get and use. […]

2009-06-24T16:31:48+00:00 June 24th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on FDA Resources Help Food/Beverage Producers Keep the Food Supply Safe

Inventory Accuracy and Control

by Donald Clark CFPIM, CSCP, Clients First Business Solutions When it comes to knowing what a company has in inventory – items, quantities and locations – most companies rely on their ERP systems for this knowledge.  However, how much do people trust the data in their systems?  The answer for many companies is that they [...]

2009-06-22T11:19:42+00:00 June 22nd, 2009|Distribution, Made-to-Order Manufacturing, Made-to-Stock Manufacturing|Comments Off on Inventory Accuracy and Control

Bing – Lookout Google, Microsoft’s Next Generation Search Engine

Microsoft has been quietly rebuilding their search engine technology.  It’s pretty well known that Live.com and msn search are mediocre at best when compared with Google or Yahoo. I think Microsoft was smart not to recycle the ‘live’ name as its too tainted at this point for an all new search technology so it looks [...]

2009-05-28T14:09:04+00:00 May 28th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Bing – Lookout Google, Microsoft’s Next Generation Search Engine

Sage MAS 500 – What’s New

For those that haven’t looked at MAS500 in a while, you may not be aware of whats new.  Here is a listing of whats new in Release 7.2 and 7.05 Sage MAS 500 v7.2 release The new Business Insights Dashboard empowers you with a customizable web–based application with the vital information you need to stay [...]

2009-05-27T12:19:49+00:00 May 27th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Sage MAS 500 – What’s New

MAS 500 – Using the Inventory Performance Report

The Inventory Performance report shows inventory performance measures for finished goods, assembled kits, and built-to-order kits. The items are ranked based on performance. The following five measurements are calculated for each item on the report: Gross margin: The sales amount minus the cost of goods sold amount divided by the sales amount over the last [...]

2009-05-06T19:08:05+00:00 May 6th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on MAS 500 – Using the Inventory Performance Report

Thinking of buying an Accounting, Distribution or ERP Solution? Why NOW is the best time…

There will NEVER be a better time to invest in your business if an ERP solution is under consideration … This is why: √ Prices that will never again be this low! No matter how you word it, the US has seen rapid deflation in the past two quarters. In order to not damage future [...]

2009-04-07T09:44:30+00:00 April 7th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on Thinking of buying an Accounting, Distribution or ERP Solution? Why NOW is the best time…