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FOCUS: Vicinity Users’ Event

       See a preview of what our annual users’ conference has to offer! Vicinity boot camp, customer panels, development round-table, networking and two days of interactive learning sessions. This event is held in Atlanta, GA every year in May.

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Customer Testimonials

       Vicinity software customers from a variety of industries discuss what made Vicinity software the right choice for their business.  

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Customer Panel – FOCUS Takeaways

       Vicinity Software users share their Ah-ha moments during the FOCUS Customer Panel. Collaboration between Vicinity team members, clients, and fellow software users lead to actionable takeaways to bring back to the rest of the company. Some notable outcomes included: -How to plan future projects -Collaborating with fellow users and sharing ideas…

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Scheduling With Gantt Chart

       This video offers an overview for the new Production Schedule Gantt Chart within Vicinity Software. The Gantt Chart is a new alternative for calendar resource view with the ability to filter and view adjustment options, group by attribute, view a timeline by week or month, adjust columns to view alternate data…

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Options For Data Entry

         Alternative views and filters for data entry on with Vicinity’s Batch Entry screen. Users have the flexibility to hide fields and columns while exposing the full details of the batch or formula they are currently working with. Users may also filter their view to focus on a particular operation while…

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Flexible User Interface

       Vicinity Software delivers a flexible user interface for client across departments. In this video, you can see how detailed your actual processes can be defined in the system. Alternatively, users can limit the amount of data presented on their screen by selecting or deselecting sections, columns, and fields.

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Make the Most Out of Your Formula Database Software

Formula management, or having a thorough formula database software, is a critical element for batch manufacturers, both in production and R&D. However, many process manufacturers don’t have this information integrated into their ERP system. According to a study done by Aberdeen Group, 79% of manufacturers cited their top goal for the coming year as increasing…

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Top 5 Manufacturing Sessions at Chem Show 2017

Chem Show 2017: A SHOWCASE FOR THE LATEST PROCESSING PRODUCTS & TECHNOLOGY** **This post has been updated since originally posted. The Chem Show is where engineers, plant managers, and other CPI personnel come together to see the latest equipment & technology, meet product experts, and discover new ways to optimize their plant operations. Bringing together…

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Reduce Formula Loss to Increase Profits

In our Increase Profits with Batch Manufacturing Software blog, we quickly overviewed the top four things you can do with the help of batch manufacturing software, such as Vicinity, to ensure your organization is getting the most out of the operations in your existing business, without changing much of what you are doing today. One…

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Four Critical Elements to Chemical Manufacturers Success

As a chemical manufacturer, you face a myriad of challenges through your operations in a highly regulated industry. Some of those challenges include the ever-increasing cost of raw materials, managing formulations, and new product development, adhering to regulatory changes and the associated costs, and organizing operational and manufacturing data. With all of those potential obstacles,…

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