Fasteners & Fixings Software
Designed to fulfil the specific requirements of a Fasteners & Fixings stockist, Merlin Business Software offers a fully integrated suite of multi-user applications.
Encompassing Sales Order Processing, Stock Control, Invoicing, Sales, Financials – Merlin will streamline your business processes, saving you time and money.
Fasterners & Fixings:
Below is the article published in Fasteners & Fixings magazine, March 2014. A review of the Android applications by a current customer, and how much they have befitted from the development. Fastening supply specialists, Extratec, upgraded its company-wide business system to Merlin Business Software at the end of 2012. We spoke to Vincent […]
Having listened to customer feedback and in recognition of our customers typical opening times, we’re extending our support hours at both ends of the day. From Monday 14th July 2014, our Support Desk will be available: Mon – Thur: 08:00 – 18:00 Friday: 08:00 – 17:00 Q. Has the process in which we log a […]
After becoming Merlin’s largest customer, the project that will see Merlin Business Software implemented in Cromwell’s sixty-six branches worldwide has now passed the half-way point and is set for completion in the final quarter of 2014. Benchmarked against numerous software solutions, Cromwell’s decision to implement Merlin Business Software as their new company-wide, ERP system is […]
While Android’s popularity continues to grow at an exponential rate, it’s no secret that Google would love for their mobile OS to become even more lucrative for business users. Thus, Google plans on taking several steps to do just that for their successor to KitKat which should be released either during this year’s Google IO, […]
“After rekindling Merlin’s ‘User of the month’ campaign in October, the winner of the November ‘User of the Month’ accolade is Tim Merridew, IT Systems Manager, at Cherwell.” As Russell Marsden, Marketing Manager declared “Tim, a trained Developer, has been selected for utilising Merlin’s Web Service Tool Set to create My Cherwell Online.” Cherwell are […]
How has Merlin helped your business grow?
Merlin has allowed us to better define our activity in a number of market places. When we were purely servicing the fasteners it was a very narrow and bespoke field, we had to learn as we go with that diversification, and the quality of information we have been able to extract from Merlin has allowed us to act upon and grow into new places.
What are your favourite Merlin features?
The elements of Merlin we have particularly appreciated as a business are it’s a very simple package to pick up. It’s a very intuitive learning curve for new staff joining the business. Being a small family company and not having a dedicated IT department, or training HR department it’s a very important asset in terms of cost and how easily it integrates new staff into the business.
Equally there are other benefits within its functionality that we found very much a time saver. There is an import facility that allows us to bring pricing in from our suppliers in the form of csv or excel documents, which allows us to update and constantly stay on top of prices changes, which was a very manually intensive process prior to introducing Merlin.
The totally integrated system provided by the Merlin Business Software which includes sales order processing, stock control, with full traceability, and manufacturing has enabled us to move forward with the speed required to enable us to achieve the certification needed for our future business development. We continue to work closely with Merlin, developing the software to mutually enhance our business along with the Merlin System as a whole.