Is it time to upgrade or replace your ERP system? Join this webinar!

Are you wondering if it is time to upgrade or replace your ERP system?

Join our friends at Meaden and Moore ERP Consulting for a complimentary ERP webinar on Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST.

The one hour webinar will help small-mid-size manufacturing businesses focus on the keys to a good ERP evaluation, search and selection process. Scott Holter, Director of Meaden and Moore Business Solutions will share how you need to create a structured approach and methodology, and why this is essential to making a good choice for your future business software platform.webinar will discuss the many factors and drivers that can help to decide if this is the right time to make a change? The webinar will explore:

  • Product life cycle of ERP systems
  • Modern systems – what functionality and flexibility do they offer?
  • How do changes in my business model drive the need for a new system?
  • How do we determine what we may need? Who can help us through the process?
  • Is the upgrade going to give me more value and is it worth it? Should I stay on maintenance?
  • Can I trust the sales person to tell me what the system really does (and doesn’t do?)
  • What kind of investment are we looking at to make a change? Where’s the return?


Two Cleveland firms form alliance to provide world-class eBusiness services

Envalo is pleased to announce a technology partnership with Pantek, an industry leader in linux and open source technology hosting services.

Pantek’s vast technical expertise and extensive knowledge of hosting services seemed like a perfect fit for Envalo, Inc.’s customers, who demand innovative eCommerce solutions, efficient ERP integrations, as well as optimized hosting solutions. Together, Envalo and Pantek can seamlessly provide those services. Continue reading…

Envalo Announces Woodpeckers eCommerce Project

Woodpeckers, Inc.We’re excited to announce the kickoff of a new revamped ecommerce channel project for Woodpeckers, a manufacturer of American-made router lifts, router fences, measuring & layout tools and many useful clamping accessories. We partnered with Woodpeckers to devise and implement an enhanced ecommerce solution that caters to their customers.

Envalo is moving to the Magento platform. As part of the project, Envalo will build functionality to support two future projects. The first is implementing a responsive front end template mimicking the Woodpeckers brand. This will include a dealer login. The second project is an internal responsive portal. Woodpeckers team members will be able to login to run reports, add inventory and help customers check out over the phone by managing items in the customer’s cart.

We look forward to continuing to work with Woodpeckers on channel enhancements.

Moores accepted into Goldman Sachs 10k Small Business Program

moores Goldman Sachs' 10k Small Businesses ProgramJ. Michael Moores, CEO and founder of Envalo, Inc. has been accepted into Goldman Sachs’ 10k Small Businesses program, a public-private partnership designed to unlock the growth and job-creation potential of small business owners.  “As an entrepreneur and small business owner, I greatly value advisors, mentors and coaches,” said Moores. “Having heard about this program and seeing a list of the alumni, I felt it would both help me grow as an entrepreneur and Envalo grow as a business. I also liked the fact that alumni are often invited back to future classes to continue the peer to peer experience style learning.”

The curriculum includes practical business skills, employee management, negotiation and marketing education. Additionally, the program offers one-on-one consulting, expert advising and technical assistance through partnerships with professional firms, national organizations, community organizations and Goldman Sachs.

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to growing their businesses and creating jobs within their community. Accepted applicants receive a full scholarship to the 4-month program.