As 2020 wraps up, we wanted to share some year-end best practices for closing out your Fourth Shift ERP. This has been an exciting and productive year in manufacturing! The below checklist will guide you through items that will help get your business set up to...

ICG, along with the manufacturing sector, continues to grow and expand our services. ICG recently added two new employees to our team and we would like to take this opportunity to introduce them to you. Meet Deron Huff Deron joins ICG as our Business Development Professional. He...

ICG has been a leader in providing manufacturing technology solutions for over a decade. In that time, we have also grown our portfolio of IT services. It’s vital to have a solid technology foundation driving and supporting the business. Without that, any investment in technology may be doomed...

We had the privilege to sponsor and present at the recent Tennessee Manufacturing Association Road Show focused on Recovery. It is a multi-week event spearheaded by the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Tennessee Manufacturing Association. National and state manufacturing experts shared their...

This year’s Fourth Shift Summit was originally intended to take place over three days in Savannah, Georgia. Like nearly everything else this year, our plans changed and we pivoted to an all-virtual format.   We wanted to thank our participants for their flexibility in format change. We...

Do you need to purchase new software for your business? Are you lost wondering how to decide between a subscription-based software and the traditional perpetual licensing model? Are you questioning what model will be best for your company in the long run?  

Your company may be using Fourth Shift® ERP, but how well is it actually working for you and your company? While your team may utilize the software on a daily basis, you might also be lacking sufficient training, maintenance, updates, and software to keep Fourth Shift® and your company running the best it can. However, the reality is, you may not realize you need additional assistance.  
Picture this scenario: You see a glass of water sitting on the edge of the table, about to fall off. What do you do? Do you wait for the glass to fall and break, or do you move it away from the edge to prevent the mess?
Do you find yourself frustrated with trying to locate information within Fourth Shift® ERP regarding your customers, orders, invoices, balances, or shipments?  Do you find yourself getting annoyed as you attempt to reprint old invoices and credit memos? Have you become exasperated trying to narrow down qualifying information by using more than the customer ID or name only to find that you must navigate through multiple screens to locate the information you need?