Epicor Prophet 21 | Overview


Prophet 21, Epicor's wholesale distribution software ( formerly known as Activant Prophet 21), utilizes a Windows-based platform and SQL Server database. This technology gives Prophet 21 the familiarity of other Windows programs and shortens the learning curve for new users. The openness of the SQL Server database enables you to quickly adapt to changes in the marketplace and maintain your competitive advantage.

  • Order management features one-screen quote and order entry, customer relationship management (CRM), and pricing and availability functionality
  • Inventory management enables you to decrease inventory levels while increasing customer service
  • Warehouse management provides flexible, real-time control and efficiency, enabling you to increase sales through better service, minimize inventory losses, decrease shipping errors, and increase profitability
  • Purchasing automates processes from a centralized location to optimize buying power and inventory levels across multiple warehouses and stocking locations
    Financial management is made easier with Prophet 21's real time general ledger capabilities
  • Reporting and analysis allows you to turn raw data into business intelligence. Epicor Business Analyzer™ provides agility for data management and analysis, allowing distributors to adapt quickly to derive competitive advantage in a fast-changing environment
In addition, Prophet 21 is fully compatible with Trading Partner Connect, Epicor's Internet trading network, which streamlines the commerce process between distributors, manufacturers/suppliers, and end-users.

Wholesale Distribution Software that Works for You

Prophet 21 can be implemented either onsite or remotely via an application service provider (ASP) or a hardware hosting option.

As part of the Epicor Distribution Suite, Prophet 21 integrates with many value-add modules, including Epicor’s Proof of Delivery, Strategic Pricing, and Service Dispatch.


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