July 6, 2010

tED magazine blog post- “Busting the Net Quandary, part two”

­tED Magazine publishes part two of a three-part series on the solutions, challenges and the progress of automating net into stock pricing. Leaders from City Electric Company, Crescent Electric Supply, Eaton and IDEAL Industries provi­de feedback and suggestions on how to successfully tackle the issue.

According to manufacturers: resources, security and added cost are some of the reasons why they are not yet automating the delivery of their net-into-stock pricing. Since most of the cost-and time- saving benefits of automating this process are experienced by the distributor, distributors suggest providing incentives to get manufacturers on-board. Distributors also remind the industry that this is a top-down priority- leaders within the organization need to make sure there are resources available.

Read more and provide your own feedback and suggestions in the tED Magazine "Technology Today Blog".