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Wouter Combrinck

Wouter Combrinck

Wouter Combrinck, Solution Architect and Specialist Services for SYSPRO Africa, joined the company in 2010. With his passion for the manufacturing environment and his love for data management, Wouter drives collaborative interaction of software and flow processes to provide workable solutions for the manufacturing business.

Posts by Wouter Combrinck

Using Technology for Food Sustainability

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that the global volume of edible food wastage is …

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4 Steps to a Successful Supply Chain Automation

Reading Time: 3 minutes In my previous blog, I discussed the most compelling reasons to automate your supply chain. Now that you are sold …

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10 Good Reasons to Automate your Supply Chain

Reading Time: 3 minutes In recent years, manufacturers across the globe have felt the painful pinch of contracting economies. This trend looks set to …

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How Mobile ERP can Improve Productivity on the Factory Floor

Reading Time: 3 minutes How do I do it better? Faster? More efficiently? Today’s competitive economic landscape has us all asking these questions on …

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Do you know how much your inventory is costing you? – Part 6

Reading Time: 3 minutes Firstly, a public service announcement: this blog contains references to sex, nudity and violence.  You have been warned … Well, …

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Do you know how much your inventory is costing you? – Part 1

Reading Time: 3 minutes Some people like cars, some have an affinity for sport, while others can discuss the sheen of their pet’s coat …

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perfect ERP fit

In search of the perfect (ERP) fit

Reading Time: 3 minutes Recently I have been exposed to a big debate on an ERP LinkedIn forum around the use of descriptions in …

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The Rise of the Social Enterprise and its Impact on ERP

Reading Time: 3 minutes The world of technology is no longer just reserved for ‘techies.’ Consumer technology now spearheads the technologies which businesses later …

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Mapping ERP systems to manufacturing needs

Mapping ERP systems to manufacturing needs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Given the importance of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, many manufacturers might find selecting the right one for their needs …

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