About the client
The client is a large scale construction material seller to hardwares located nationwide via the head office and the distribution centres.
Issues and challenges
- Monitoring performance of the sales personnel was extremely hard
- Real time information was not available to make sales decisions such as availability of stock, delivery feasibility, etc.
- Tracking of daily targets vs daily achievements of the sales staff
- Manual calculation of commissions leading to confusions and errors
- Not being able to identify the hardwares that have already exceeded the credit limit and/or period
- Sales staff carrying out sales in the areas that they are not allowed to
- Staff idling and not being able to know the actual location they are at a given time
- Lack of a customer relationship management system
- Usage of the CRM, Sales, Warehouse management and Finance modules of the FX Hello ERP Cloud system along with FX hello app to be used.
- CRM is to manage the hardware’s along with their respective contacts, alerts and greetings to be send via the system.
- Individual customers would also get a login to the system for them to manage their finances such as paid invoices, pending balances, order placements, stock balances etc via the system.
Benefits derived and outcomes
- Better management of the sales staff
- Ability to track and trace the exact locations of the sales staff
- Order generations, invoicing, payment collections can all be done in one system
- Availability of information to make quality decisions real fast
- Ability to monitor individual sales performances, incentives etc
- Cost and time saving due to automated process
- Customers themselves can place orders via the system which reduces unnecessary paperwork and time delays
- Real time information with regard to the stock levels, re-order quantities etc
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