Section 179 for 2021

May 25, 2021 Throughout 2021, it's important think about the benefits of the Section 179 Deduction for software purchases. What is the Section 179 Deduction? Section 179 of the IRS tax code allows businesses to deduct the full purchase price of qualifying equipment and/or software purchased/financed and installed during that tax year. That means that if you buy... Read More ...

We’re Attending the SEFA 2021 Spring Conference

April 29, 2021 Distribution One is excited and thankful for the opportunity to once again attend in-person conferences! We're kicking off the 2021 tradeshow season by attending the SEFA (Southeaster Fastener Association) Spring 2021 Conference at the Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort in sunny Miramar Beach, Florida. The SEFA conference will last from May 3-5, and Distribution One... Read More ...

2021 Action Items: Inventory Cycle Counts

April 27, 2021 Continuing our discussion on distribution business planning, let's bring attention to a common audit that all modern distributors carry out. No, not an audit against your bookkeeping, but an audit of your inventory. While it goes without saying that inventory counts are sometimes tedious, they are also a necessary and regular task of successful distributors. The... Read More ...

API Uses in Wholesale Distribution

April 7, 2021 APIs (Application Program Interface) expand distribution ERP functionality through the secure movement of data between applications. This white paper explains what an API is and explores real-world uses of APIs in wholesale distribution including web services, warehouse integrations, and more. You will discover: What is API and What Does It Mean to Distributor ERP Software?... Read More ...

Industrial Supply Magazine: Error-Free Delivery

March 18, 2021 Distribution One's Business Analyst, Rusty Compton, is featured in an article from Industrial Supply Magazine on the topic of Warehouse Management Systems. Article excerpt: What trends are driving WMS development for distributors today? Amazon continues to lead in this space by providing accurate deliveries and zero tolerance for shipping errors. Suppliers need to have proper... Read More ...

2021 Action Items: Stop Accounting Double Entry

March 11, 2021 Continuing our conversation on how distributors can reduce friction in their daily operations, today we're going to look at the numbers, and by that we mean Accounting. We promise this won’t be a lecture on Accounting 101. Instead, this conversation will review this facet of your business and the significant role it plays in the... Read More ...

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Customers share their ROI achievements. Click each testimonial to read the full case study.

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Empire Bolt & Screw

“Out of the gate, our first cost savings occurred in accounting. What was previously a full-time job went down to just 2 hours a day. This change alone saved us $40,000 in year-over-year labor costs.”

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Patlin Inc.

“Distribution One has allowed us to deliver 30% more orders without having to increase our labor force.”

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The Nut Place

“ERP-ONE actually helps our business be more productive. We operate more efficiently because our software performs like a world-class product. And that’s not marketing hype. We trust in its reliability. It is one of the best decisions our company made.”

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Colorado Industrial Packaging

“ERP-ONE tracks product costs and sales margins for us… that benefit alone has added 4% to our bottom line after the first year of implementation and has more than paid for the cost of ERP-ONE.”

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A-Jax Fasteners and Tools

“Enhanced productivity, lower operational costs, higher service levels, and stronger customer relationships—it’s all been attained through our ability to provide continuous real-time data generated through the myriad of programs within ERP-ONE.”

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VLC Distribution

“Having spent 30 years on the operations side of distribution using SAP and AS400 software, I have not encountered a better system than ERP-ONE. The efficiencies and expandability has allowed us to improve our sales by $500,000 per employee in a year.”

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On Time Supply

“We had immediate visibility into which sales representatives were performing and which product lines were providing the best return for our business.”

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Cathy’s Concepts

“The ability to manage orders online has created greater efficiency in their business and has delivered more flexibility in modifying and tracking orders. Changes to an order instantly cascade all the way through the terminals and the processing stations cutting production time by at least 15%.”

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“I’m excited about the future. We processed hundreds of orders in the first week and project our webstore will be handling over 10,000 orders per year.”

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