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CMMS in Waste Management Part 2: Managing Regulations and Rising Costs

ManagerPlus is at Waste Expo in Atlanta this week (booth 4920), providing waste management companies with a hands-on look at our CMMS solutions and explaining how they can help cut costs and improve profit margins. In a previous blog installment … Continue reading

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How CMMS Can Increase Profit Margins in the Waste Management Industry, Pt. 1

  If the housing and construction industries were “ground zero” of the Great Recession, the waste management industry was right there with them, enduring the worst consequences as building and production virtually came to a halt and the volume of … Continue reading

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ManagerPlus Published in FMJ

Be sure to pick up the March/April edition of Facility Management Journal, which features a piece by ManagerPlus on the importance of securing staff-wide buy-in for software in order to maximize ROI. Companies are spending hundreds of billions of dollars … Continue reading

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8 Tough Questions About Equipment Life Answered with CMMS

As we prepare for this year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG show in Las Vegas (come see us at booth #63910!), we have been looking at the many ways that our CMMS solutions can help maximize equipment ROI, reduce dependance on paper-based systems, and … Continue reading

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Is Your Power ‘Leaking’? Fix It with Preventive Maintenance Software

Spotting leaks in most types of equipment is typically easy: fluid can be seen pooling on the ground or accumulating on other components. When it comes to power usage, however, many companies may not think in terms of the potential … Continue reading

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2 Ways to Minimize IT Outage Costs with CMMS Software

Exponential growth in technology has made IT uptime mission critical for facilities managers, and not just those who work in traditionally data-intensive industries like finance, telecommunications, and e-commerce. A recent survey revealed that growth has been strongest in industries like … Continue reading

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Using CMMS to Renegotiate Supplier Contracts: Information is Leverage

The “Great Recession” had an unexpected impact on the relationship between companies and their suppliers. At the depths of economic despair, companies reported concern for the welfare of their suppliers at roughly the same rate that they expressed worry over … Continue reading

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ManagerPlus Completes Successful Training Seminar in Clearwater Beach, Florida

Last month, ManagerPlus hosted clients from a diverse range of companies and organizations for a two-day Pro and Enterprise product training seminar in Clearwater Beach, Florida. ManagerPlus experts Peggy Frazier and Travis Cox were on hand to provide in-depth instruction … Continue reading

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The What, Why, and How of Barcoding

Barcodes have only been around since the 1960s, yet it would be hard to imagine a world without them. Over the past several decades, barcodes have become an everyday part of life. Everyone is familiar with the little black and … Continue reading

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How to Customize Inventory Views and Create Basic Reports in ManagerPlus Enterprise

Centralizing and standardizing parts inventory data is a critical first step toward cutting costs and improving allocation. But without data navigation know-how, this information will be of little use. ManagerPlus was designed with this in mind, offering intuitive controls that … Continue reading

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