Birthday surprise: Cultivate’18 app adds to show experience

Having a birthday on June 27 is pretty sweet. It’s  six months away from Christmas. You share a birthday with Helen Keller and Captain Kangaroo. But it also means that Cultivate’18 is less than three weeks away, so it’s crunch time for exhibitors like us. As I was visiting the… Read more »

GPN 40 Under 40 nod helps us grow in horticulture industry

A few weeks ago, we were proud to find out that our own sales executive Dylan Fulk was named to the GPN (Greenhouse Product News) 40 Under 40 list for 2018. The GPN 40 Under 40 recognizes 40 outstanding members of the horticulture industry who are younger than 40. And… Read more »

2018 Top 100 Growers: Labor, technology top concerns

2018 Top 100 Growers labor

When Greenhouse Grower magazine publishes its Top 100 Growers every May, most people turn right to “The List” to see who ranked where. I, on the other hand, run right to the surrounding commentary to see the in-depth facts and figures from the growers themselves. For me, it’s skipping the… Read more »

Practical Named In 20 Most Promising Sage Providers

Sage Promising

Have you ever done a good deed and been instantly rewarded for it? I’m not sure if there is such a thing as instant karma, but sometimes coincidences work out that way. Last Friday, I published a blog post about our friends over at DemandLink being named one of the… Read more »

DemandLink earns recognition for forecasting, replenishment

DemandLink

Being in business — whether you’re an entrepreneur, a small business, or a Fortune 500 company — is not a solo journey. Even if you’re business for yourself, the people you meet along the way form a network of support. Sometimes, if you’re lucky, your contacts become your friends. Over… Read more »

Golf tournament helps provide jobs in construction industry

golf construction

Sometimes, life is redundant in the most interesting ways. Sometimes it’s mundane, like a workday morning routine (dress, take dogs out, fix breakfast, brush teeth, kiss husband goodbye). Other times, the same theme keeps coming back, like employment in the construction industry — or lack thereof. The topic was put… Read more »

Sage Spotlight: Watch your eggs with Sage Alerts and Workflow

Watch Sage Alerts Workflow 1

Each month, Sage will spotlight complementary products to its manufacturing and distribution business management solutions. From their own products to third-party products, Sage will highlight ways of making your Sage solution even stronger. This month, Sage Alerts and Workflow is in the spotlight. Don Farber from Vineyardsoft Corporation writes this… Read more »

Guest Post: Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Affects Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets Tax Act

I’m pretty sure I’ve said this before, but the Sage Fixed Assets team have a way of making one of the most boring processes in the business world sound incredibly interesting. The proof I usually give is the “Here’s a Tag” video they made with Del Papa Distributing a few… Read more »

Sage Spotlight: Sage Intelligence provides fast business insights

Sage Intelligence Time

Starting this month, Sage will spotlight complementary products to its manufacturing and distribution business management solutions. From their own products to third-party products, Sage will highlight ways of making your Sage solution even stronger. This month, Sage Intelligence is in the spotlight. Sandra Smith, a product specialist with Sage, writes… Read more »

Sage Summit dropped for Sage Sessions in 2018

Sage Sessions 2018 Sage 500

I know I may have said this once or twice (or 50 times), but Sage has a habit of listening to its customers’ feedback, especially when it comes to its big events. So when Sage announced last week that it was foregoing Sage Summit this year in favor of a… Read more »