The FOCUS: Caribbean 2012 Vicinity users’ conference reviewed the latest software features and functionality, including the latest release of Vicinity 4.0. The two-day event began with an extensive boot camp training which concentrated on training fundamentals of the system. The following day was concentrated on attendee specific topics and a developmental roundtable.
“It is vital that Vicinity offers this type of annual training to all our software users.” states Brooke Webb, Director of Marketing for Vicinity Manufacturing. “Employees need to feel confident about the tools they have available to them within Vicinity software. Continual education on our software’s functionality is critical to the continued success of all our clients. As our batch manufacturing customers’ needs evolve, so does our software. Our goal is to empower our clients by offering a deeper education into their ERP investment.”
Vicinity software is designed to simplify the complex business issues challenging process manufacturers of food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, brewery and distilleries, specialty chemicals, paint and coatings, adhesives and sealants, and cosmetics. Vicinity with Microsoft Dynamics manages all areas of these manufacturers’
The FOCUS user conference provides an opportunity for Vicinity Manufacturing to touch base with clients from different areas in one place. The conference serves as forum for attendees to participate in the exchange of best practices through interactive, technical sessions and networking opportunities with industry colleagues. The goal of events such as these is to help Vicinity users maximize the benefits of their software.
“I’ve attended Vicinity FOCUS events in past years and found the experience to be extremely beneficial,”
Session topics for this Caribbean FOCUS highlighted features and functionality of Vicinity software including, formula management, component maintenance, batch entry, scheduling and material resource planning (MRP), U-LINK™: Workflow, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Quality Control (QC), and Scheduling.
To learn more about the Vicinity Manufacturing Software System or to schedule an online demonstration, call 770.421.2467 ext. 280 or visitwww.vicinitymanufacturing.com
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About Goddard Enterprises Limited
Goddard Enterprises Limited (GEL) is a publicly traded Barbadian company, listed on the Barbados Stock Exchange, with a varied business portfolio that encompasses interest in the Caribbean as well as Central and South America.
GEL’s subsidiary companies are found in: airline catering, industrial and restaurant catering, meat processing, bakery operations, automobile retail and automotive parts, real estate, the manufacture of aerosols and liquid detergents, investments, rum distilling, general trading, packaging, fish and shrimp processing, property rentals, general insurance, financing as well as shipping agents and stevedoring.
The Group includes both subsidiaries, that are wholly owned or in which GEL has a majority shareholding, and associated companies. GEL has not less than a 51% stake in those firms in which it has a majority share, while it holds 20% to 50% of the associated companies.
The main divisions of business in which GEL is involved are catering, manufacturing, services, finance as well as import distribution.