Vicinity Blog

Mediaplanet’s Food Safety campaign highlights technology and developments in food safety

We’re proud to be part of Mediaplanet’s Food Safety campaign, out today! Learn about the innovations in food safety technology and supply chain management, and how organizations and suppliers are fighting to ensure food safety around the globe. Find the campaign in USA TODAY or read it online.

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FOCUS 2020 – Vicinity Software User Event

FOCUS is the leading formula manufacturing users conference, presented by Vicinity Software. Focus brings together Vicinity software users, Microsoft Partners, Vicinity team members and process manufacturing industry experts together to discuss ways to improve and most effectively utilize Vicinity software. Who’s ready for FOCUS 2020?! FOCUS helps companies improve operational efficiency, increase employee productivity and…

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What you need to know about ERP software for chemical manufacturing

Chemical manufacturers have specific needs and relying on a software made with formula-based manufacturing companies in mind maximizes efficiencies, ultimately saving time and money.

VicinityChem is a comprehensive ERP software system designed for chemical manufacturers.

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Winning the Channel Marketing Alliance Brooke Webb Smith Award

Guest post by Lindy Belley, 2019 winner of the Brooke Webb Smith Award In 2014, I had the pleasure of attending my first GPUG Summit in St Louis, Missouri. The night of the partner reception, I was introduced to the bubbly, charismatic, one and only, Brooke Smith. I had heard stories and knew that Brooke…

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Formula for success: new release highlights

As an organization, we strive to keep our software relevant and up to date. And that’s just what we did with our recent software release filled with enhancements from our dev team. We have built our software from the ground up to serve the business needs of formula and batch manufacturers. There is always room…

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Introducing Our New Vicinity Branding

The Vicinity team is excited to announce the launch of our new logo, color scheme, and additionally all-new vertical branding! Click here to read our official branding release.  The New Look Our software is unique just like each one of our clients. Vicinity aims to help formula manufacturing businesses operate with ease, produce superior products, and…

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Replacing Formula Manufacturing Systems: Excel Spreadsheets

When Is It Time to Change? Many of us are holding on to existing ERP systems well beyond their useful lives. Find out the primary reasons formula manufacturers typically hold on to their old solutions, key indicators that the time has come for a change, and alternatives to the current systems. There are three primary…

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Manufacturers, Here’s Everything You Need to Know about GPUG and NAVUG Summit 2018

As summer is winding down things are just starting to heat up around the annual Dynamics Communities User Group Summit events. The 2018 GPUG and NAVUG Summit will be held October 15th- 18th, in Phoenix, Arizona. GPUG Summit is the largest and most inclusive event for Microsoft Dynamics and other technology professionals. The event is…

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FOCUS 2018

Users Conference Recap- FOCUS 2018

FOCUS is the first formula manufacturing users conference from Vicinity Manufacturing. Focus brings together software users, Microsoft Partners, Vicinity team members, and process manufacturing industry experts together to discuss ways to improve and most effectively utilize Vicinity software. This year we had an outstanding event with clients and partners from all over the country. FOCUS…

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Vicinity Development – Year in Review!

As the years continue to pass us at a rapid pace, we wanted to take a moment and reflect on some of the enhancements our development team has delivered over the past year. Our software is built from the ground up to serve the business needs of batch manufacturers. There is always room for improvement,…

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