Purchasing & Inventory Construction Software

John Chaney

Purchasing + Inventory. With Spectrum ® Purchasing & Inventory Construction Software, master your purchasing costs and simplify inventory controls. This allows you to stay on top of all purchases for jobs and available inventory—no matter where items are located.

Approaches to Managing Job Site Inventory

Construction Informer

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Salt Inventory Management Best Practices

Green Industry Professionals

Tips and tools to help manage salt and deicing inventory in a time where needs are harder to forecast and supplies are more difficult to secure

A-Plant inventory under the hammer

Digger Blog

A-Plant clearly looks after its equipment reasonably well, judging by the success of a recent auction of surplus inventory. A-Plant clearly looks after its equipment reasonably well, judging by the success of a recent auction of surplus inventory.

Rolling stock and inventory

Constructor Magazine

Looking for a list. To belabor a much overused cliché — this ain’t rocket science! Stocking a service truck so that you can work off of it is a must. read more. Schwartz Silver

Approaches to Managing Job Site Inventory

Construction Informer

By Jessica Stark There is no question that organization on the job site can mean the difference between efficient performance and costly errors.

Inventory Aging and Turnover Data

Green Industry Professionals

Inventory aging and turnover data provided by GE Capital for dealer comparison and business planning

Navistar Financial Extends Dealer Inventory Funding Facility

Construction Equipment

has signed agreements to extend its $500 million dealer inventory funding facility an additional six months. Navistar Financial Corporation (NFC), an affiliate of Navistar Inc., The facility, which is funded through three of NFC''s major relationship banks, now extends through September of 2014

At Bauma China, Machine Producers Suffer From Excess Inventory

ENR Construction

Chinese companies are now feeling the effects of a slower economy that has left them with excess manufacturing capacity and large numbers of unsold machines. Equipment

University of Missouri’s new dining experience lessens food waste and inventory


There are a lot of things people remember fondly about their college days as they grow older, but the dining experience typically isn’t one of them.

Charter Software Improves Kubota Inventory Management

Green Industry Professionals

Dealers can now create and upload parts locator records to Kubota directly from ASPEN business management software

Ideal Computers Unveiled Mobile Inventory App for Dealers at GIE+EXPO 2013

Green Industry Professionals

Ideal Computers mobile inventory app runs on most Apple mobile devices, allows dealers to take accurate counts and upload data

Online Exclusive: Accounting Basics for Small Contractors: How to Control Inventory

Constructor Magazine

It was my dad’s inventory system set up in our garage. BY MICHAEL BOHINC, CPA. Seventh in a series. When I was growing up, I remember my dad asking my mom to save the empty milk cartons. She’d wash them out and set them on the counter in the laundry room. I couldn’t figure out why he wanted empty milk cartons. Then, one day I went out into the garage and saw him cutting off the tops of the milk cartons and putting various plumbing fittings in each of them.

April Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Business®

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Inventories. ISM’s Non-Manufacturing Inventories Index grew in April for the third consecutive month. Of the total respondents in April, 26 percent indicated they do not have inventories or do not measure them. Inventories. Inventory Sentiment.

PCA launches new program for plumbing service contractors

Constructor Magazine

The roundtable was able to pack in sessions on recruiting, training, software, technology, niche markets, inventory, sales and collective bargaining into a one-day session

Branching Out in the Triangle

Green Industry Professionals

Because Rantos Maintenance continues to thrive and grow, so must its range of equipment and trailer inventory

PSMJ Resources Blog: Residential Construction Continues to Struggle

PSMJ Resources

A sluggish economy, a soft job market, a large inventory of foreclosed homes, the threat of additional foreclosures, and difficulty in obtaining financing for both potential homebuyers and for builders continue to act as a drag on the housing market. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

Nevada: New Business Is Welcome, New Taxes Are Not

Business Facilities Blog

There are no personal income taxes, corporate taxes or an inventory tax in Nevada—just a pro-business climate that is attracting a bevy of new jobs.

Construction Cost Estimating Blog: How iPads and Android tablets.

Construction Cost Estimating

The contractors can utilize iPads for gathering information form project blueprints and architect’s drawings to schedule and material inventory. iPads are connected with the other computer systems that conveys minute information from project blueprints, architect’s drawings, schedules and material inventory. Construction Cost Estimating Blog. adsense analytic. Thursday, May 24, 2012. How iPads and Android tablets are utilized to smooth the construction process.

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Excel Industries Layoffs Tied to Changes in the Lawn Mower Market

Green Industry Professionals

After years of growth, demand for Excel products leveled off and the company needs to match inventory with sales

Sonnhalter, Habitat for Humanity partner for eighth annual tool drive

Constructor Magazine

Help eliminate substandard housing during the month of August by donating extra inventory, demo models, tools and building materials that are no longer needed

San Francisco plans tougher seismic building codes


A city building inventory shows that 156 buildings—either existing or under construction—are taller than 240 feet. San Francisco has released its Tall Buildings Strategy that outlines plans for better seismic resiliency for high-rise buildings. One hundred of those were built prior to modern seismic code implementation

Ariens Signs Financing Deal to Support Dealers

Green Industry Professionals

Minnesota-based TCF Inventory Finance to provide inventory financing to more than 1,500 Ariens and Gravely dealers across the U.S. and Canada

Manage Your Time, Don't Let Time Manage You

Construction Business Owner

At the end of the week, we all switch over to another week’s inventory of 168 hours Everyone gets 168 hours a week.

NAR Reports March Existing Home Sales Up 1.1%

Construction Equipment

The National Association of Realtors reported Monday that existing-home sales grew for the second consecutive month in March, but lagging inventory levels and affordability constraints kept sales activity below year ago levels

Building corporate vision into The Hershey Midwest Distribution Center

The Korte Company

The Hershey Midwest Distribution Center receives, inventories and ships $1 billion of perishable chocolate every single day — all while embodying The Hershey Company’s corporate vision

Equipment Dealer Focuses on Building Green Business

Green Industry Professionals

Adjusting dealership processes and inventory to be environmentally conscientious can save money and the environment

Heavy-Equipment Glut Weighs on Machine Makers

Construction Equipment

Too much inventory is just one part of the story for sluggish new equipment sales. An article in the Wall Street Journal suggests that direct leasing heavy equipment from OEMs is creating competition for those same manufacturers.

Don't Fall Behind this Fall

Green Industry Professionals

Push sales and move inventory as you transition into the fall season

Winning Expertise for the Auction Environment

Construction Business Owner

As your business fluctuates, it is important to monitor your equipment inventory, reallocate when necessary or expand your fleet to keep up with project schedules and potentially gain an edge over the competition

SunBelt Rentals Completes Noble Rents Acquisition

Construction Equipment

million, Sunbelt Rentals acquires include all of the rental equipment fleet, vehicles, inventory, accounts receivable and other tangible personal property used in the business The sale of Noble Iron's Las Angles-based subsidiary, Noble Rents, to Sunbelt Rentals has been completed. For $46.5

Finish the Year Strong by Qualifying Customers

Green Industry Professionals

Sell out of end-of-year inventory by properly qualifying customers and spending your sales time wisely

Epicor Eagle

Green Industry Professionals

Eagles Inventory Management tools are feature-rich and fully integrated with POS, analytics, reporting and more

Wells Fargo Continues GE Commercial Distribution Finance Acquisitions

Green Industry Professionals

GE CDF is one of the largest inventory financing providers for distributors and manufacturers and specializes in lawn and garden equipment

Briggs & Stratton Lowers Sales Projection, Production Levels

Green Industry Professionals

Briggs & Stratton has lowered its fiscal 2013 sales and earnings projection as equipment manufacturers look to control inventories; retail market did show signs of strengthening in May-June, dealer inventory levels in "great shape

Caterpillar Suppliers Hesitant: Reuters

Construction Equipment

Reuters reports that after years of watching Caterpillar and other big manufacturers cut inventories, close plants and axe workers in the last downturn, suppliers like Kirsh Foundry in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin are cautious about expanding their business to meet Cat's demands.

Rack-supported structures and AS/RS: innovation in distribution facility construction

The Korte Company

Your distribution facility construction company should do more than keep your inventory out of the rain. So before you ever break ground on your warehouse construction project, consider these techniques for seamlessly managing your inventory.

Dealers Say No Thanks to Tax Bill Revision

Construction Equipment

At issue for the dealers is how much interest companies can deduct and when they can write off the full cost of newly acquired inventory

John Deere Lays Off 160 Illinois Workers

Construction Equipment

were laid off due to an inventory adjustment shutdown, reports WQAD. Approximately 160 John Deere employees in Moline, Ill., The employees were told they were placed on an indefinite layoff. John Deere is expecting equipment sales to drop again by the end of fiscal year 2015.

John Deere Announces Parts OnSite Program

Green Industry Professionals

John Deere''s Parts OnSite program designed to help landscape contractors manage parts inventories in collaboration with their John Deere dealer