xTuple Teams with Crossroads Public Relations

xTuple has selected Crossroads Public Relations to expand their national and global footprint and reach their key audiences including analysts, journalists, bloggers and other influencers. Read More...

Open-source software can close functional gaps

Creamer Metal Products, a manufacturer and distributor of material-handling equipment for the grain industry in the agricultural community, selected an open-source ERP system from xTuple to accommodate the ups and downs of the business cycle.

During the ethanol boom at the end of 2006, Creamer Metal saw demand for its products skyrocket, and management realized the company needed a "heavy lifting" business application that extended beyond the QuickBooks system it was using, says Wes Jacobs, general manager, Creamer Metal Products. At the same time, the company did not want to invest time, money, or other resources in a large ERP package that could not be scaled down when the rapid influx of slowed down. Read More...