ERP Software Comparison for the Consumer Packaged Goods Industry with an MS SQL Server platform.

A comprehensive independent review and ERP Software comparison for the Consumer Packaged Goods Industry with an MS SQL Server platform. Below you will find an easy to navigate matrix comparing general data (e.g. price, financing options etc), materials management, sales order management, financial, production, supply chain, and customer management and any additional capabilities each vendor might provide. Click on the links to dive deeper into each vendor's software, or request a Free Demo to get more hands on experience.
  General Data
  Product NameEpicor ERPEnterpriseIQSYSPROSage ERP X3Infor VISUALNetSuite ERPGlobal Shop SolutionsDEACOM ERPBatchMaster ManufacturingRoss ERPEnterprise 21 ERPProcessPro® Premier Microsoft Dynamics NAVSAP Business All-In-OneJobBOSS Shop Management SolutionInfor M3BatchMaster ERP B1Expandable ERP Priority Software ERP
  Version10.0015. Current2016.214.98.407.18.110.42016201012.0M3 13.2 (Feb 2014)
  Price Range$4K -500K$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$2600/ user-$12K-100K$10K-100K$5K-500K$200K-$2M$6K-$175K$175/User (Saas)-$50K-250K (License)$30K-$750K$100K-750K$8K-$250K$120K-2M$299-$200K-$15K-$375$20K-200K or$250/User/Mo $1,400-$3,000/license
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionOwner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsFinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Financing, SubscriptionLease, Interest Free FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Lease to own, Financing, Leasing Options, Subscription, Annual Payments up front for the yearLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingFinancingLease, FinancingLease, Financing, SubscriptionSubscription, LicensedSubscription, Licensed
  User Range1-2000+5-Unlimited4-100020-1000+5-50010+unlimited3-100010-20003-7520-10005-1000+5-10005-75050-50001-10020-20005-5001-Unlimited5-1,000
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYesyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYesYesYesEnglish / SpanishYes40+ CountriesYesNoYes (40+ languages)YesYesYes
  ArchitectureSOASOA, .NETSOA, XML, Webservice SOASAAS, MultitenantSOAMicrosoft .NET.NETSOA, N-TierSOA.NET, ClientServer .NETClient/Server or CloInfor 3 tier.NETWindows ClientServeAll current Windows
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS SQL Server, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas), Amazon Web services (Cloud)MS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, Proprietary`MS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Proprietary`, Customized per Client, Pervasive, Power, Sage ProvideX, Sybase, Cloud-Based (Saas), PostgreSQL, MS SQL Express, abas Open Object Oriented Database, MS Access, IBM UniData/UniVerse, Universally Compatible w/all Data Base Platforms, Quickbooks, Salesforce, Multi-Tenant SAAS on the SalesForce CloudMS SQL Server, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL ServerMS SQL Server, MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, OracleMS SQL Server, Progress, IBM DB2, Other, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Proprietary`, Customized per Client, Pervasive, Power, Sage ProvideX, Sybase, Cloud-Based (Saas), PostgreSQL, MS SQL Express, abas Open Object Oriented Database, MS Access, IBM UniData/UniVerse, Universally Compatible w/all Data Base Platforms, Quickbooks, SalesforceMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL Express, MS Access, Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, OracleMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, IBM DB2, OracleMS SQL ServerMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, MS SQL Express
  Server OSLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Unix, Novell NetwareWindowsWindowsWindowsWindows, UnixMac OS, Linux, Windows, UnixMac OS, WindowsMac OS, Windows, Compatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsMac OS, WindowsWindows, IBM OS, System lWindowsWindowsLinux, Windows, Unix
  Materials Management
   Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Enterprise Resource Planning    Multi-location Inventory for Distributor    Bar Coding    Inventory Control    Compliance    Data Collection    Inventory Management    MRP        Inventory Management    Lot and Serial Control    M3 Procurement    Inventory Management    Consignment Inventory     Materials Management Overview  
   Bar Coding    Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability        Product Lifecycle Mgmt    Advanced Shipping    Bill of Materials    MRP    Inventory Control    Inventory Control    Procurement    IC        Purchasing Processes    Material Control        Master Requirements Planning    Inventory Accuracy     Mobile Devices, Barcode & RFID  
   Handheld    Wireless Warehouse Management System            Quality Management    Bin Management    Data Collection    Warehouse Management Systems    Master Requirements Planning (MRP)    Purchase Order Processing     Warehouse Management System    AWS                    Mobile    Inventory Control    Picking and Shipping  
   Material Handler Interface                    Order Promising    Inventory Control        Mobile Data Collection    Trace Express        Physical Inventory                    Regulatory Compliance    Inventory RESTful API     Receiving & Put-Away  
   Material Movement                    Real-Time Sustem    Inventory Management                                            Lot Tracking    Replenishment  
   Prioritize Orders                    Return Materials Authorization    Materials & Inventory                                            Materials Management    Traceability  
   Sales Order Allocation                        Materials Purchasing                                            Serial & Lot Production Control RESTful APIs      
                           Materials Solutions                                            Serial Number Tracking       
                           Physical Inventory                                                  
                           Wireless System                                                  
  Sales Order Management
   Order Management    Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Purchasing Management    Sales Management    Automated Order Processing    Complete Order Management    Sales Overview    Enhanced Order Entry for Sage & QuickBooks     Customer Portal    Sales & Order Management    Order Entry    Service Management    Sales Processes    Job Entry    M3 Sales Management    Sales Management    Configuration Control     Orders  
   Sales Management    Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    RF Warehousing        Automated Payments    Demand Management        Sales Orders    Pricing and Promotions Management                    Sales Order Processing            Electronic Data Transmission    Price Quotes  
   Demand Management    Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Sales Monitoring        One Click Purchase Orders    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)            Sales Order Processing                                Pack-Out Ship     Tasks  
   Electronic Data Interchange        Report Writer            Order Management    Invoice Order History                                            Quick Sales Order Entry       
   Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Return Mgmt            Procure-to-Pay Purchasing    Order Enrty                                            Return Material Authorization      
   Storefront        Sales Analysis            Real Time Order Status    Quoting & Estimating                                            Sales Order Credit Card Validation      
           Sales Orders            Self-Service Vendor Center    Return Merchandise Authorization                                            Sales Order Management       
                       Shipping Integration    Sales & Service Management                                            Shipping RESTful API       
                       Streamlined Receiving    Sales Application                                            Volume Pricing      
                           Shipping Logistics                                                  
  Financial Management
   General Ledger    Financial Overview    Budget Management    Business Intelligence    Financial Management    General Ledger, Payables & Receivables    Accounting Application     Accounting        Accounts Receivable / Payable    Financials Overview    Accounts Payable (AP)    Business Intelligence    Analytical Peporting    Accounts Payable    M3 Financial Accounting     Accounting and Financials    Accounting RESTful APIs     Billing  
   Accounts Payable    General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Data Collection        Financial Summary    Accounts Payable            Advanced Reporting and Budgeting    Financial Reports    Accounts Receivable (AR)    Financial Management    Financial Business Processes    Accounts Receivable        Financial Reporting    Accounts Payable     Budget Control  
   Accounts Receivable    Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview        Advanced Billing    Accounts Receivable            Financial Management Overview        General Ledger (GL)            General Ledger            Accounts Receivable     Cash Management  
   Multi-Cureancy / Company    Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing            Amortization Schedules    Business Intelligence            Fixed Assets        Project Accounting            Payroll            Bank Reconciliation     Cost Control  
   Financial Mgmt Overview    Accounts Receivable    Tax Management            Multi-currency Transactions    Business Intelligence Application            General Ledger                                Business Intelligence & Analytics    Financial Management Overview  
   Tax Connect    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register            Project Accounting    Cash Flow            Project Accounting                                Financial Reporting    Financial Statement Generator  
   Cash / Asset Mgmt        Payroll            Revenue Recognition    Financial Management                                            Foreign Currency     Fixed Assets  
   Global Engines        Analytics                Fixed Assets                                            General Ledger     Regulatory Compliance  
                           General Ledger                                            Multiple Company       
                           International Accounting                                                  
                           Multi-Currency Management                                                  
                           Payroll Management                                                  
  Production Management
   Production Mgmt     Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Discrete Manufacturing        Advanced Multi-location Inventory    Advanced Production Scheduling    Formula Management    Batch Production    Maintenance Management The Maintenance Management     Manufacturing    Advanced Scheduler    Project Management        Quality Management    M3 Manufacturing    Costing    Integration For Finite Capacity    Production Management Overview  
   Advanced Production    Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Process Manufacturing        Aseembly Management    Cost Breakdown Application    Labor Tracking System    Bill of Materials Management    Process Manufacturing        Formulation            Shop Floor Control    M3 Product Data Management    Product Development    Job Scheduling & Costing       
   Advanced Quality Mgmt    Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation            Work Order Management    Engineer-to-Order    Production Overview    Formulation Management    Process Planning        Manufacturing ( BOM)                M3 Project Management    Production Management    Master Scheduling & Planning      
   Job Management    MES    Cost Tracking                Lean Manufacturing        Product Costing    Product Costing        Quality Control ( QC)                    Quality Management    Shop Floor Routing      
   Lean Manufacturing    Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling                Management Solutions        Production Management    Quality & Compliance Management        R & D                              
   Manufacturing Execution Systm.    Production Overview    Projects and Contracts                Planning & Scheduling        Quality Control    Ross Production Manager        Security Regulations                              
   Planning & Scheduling    Quality Management    Quality Mgmt                Production Configurator        Samples Management    Ross Quality Manager        Standard Reports                              
   Planning and Scheduling    Real Time Monitoring    Quotations                Project Management Application                                                  
   Product Data Management        Requirements Planning                Quality Control Application                                                  
           Shop Clock                Quality Tracking                                                  
                           Shop Floor Control                                                  
                           Shop Floor Data Collection Application                                                  
                           Shop Management                                                  
                           Software Preventative Maintenance Application                                                  
                           TrueView Data Display Application                                                  
  Supply Chain Management
   Supply Chain Mgmt.    Capable to Promise    EDI Solution        Enterprise Asset Mgmt    Supply Chain Overview    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Purchasing Overview    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Material Requirements Planning (MRP)    Dock Scheduling    Supply Chain Management    Operational Planning    ShopView    M3 Supply Chain Execution    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)    e-Purchase Order Requisitions      
   Inventory Management    Demand Planning    Freight Calculator        Supply Chain Management        Forecasting Trust        Purchasing for Sage and Quickbooks    Demand Planning and Sales Forecasting    Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP)    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)        Parts Demand Planning        M3 Supply Chain Planning    Procurement    Electronic Data Transmission      
   Purchase Management    Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting                Shipping & Receiving Management            Inventory and Replenishment Planning        Master Production Scheduler                        Lot Tracking      
   Shipping & Receiving    Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt                Supplier Relationship Management                     Purchase Orders (PO)                        PO From SO Create Workbench      
   Sourcing                        Supply Chain Manager                                            Purchasing      
   Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                                                                    Purchasing RESTful API       
   Warehouse Management                                                                    Serial & Lot Product Control       
                                                                       Serial Number Product Tracking      
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relations Overview    Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    CRM    Customer Relations Mgmt    Incentive Management    CRM Application    Customer Realations Management        Aptean Sales for Process Manufacturing    Customer Relationship Management    CRM    Sales & Marketing    Customer Relationship Management    Customer Relationship Management    M3 Customer Lifecycle Mgmt    Customer Relationship Management     Customer Support     CRM Overview  
   Campaign Connect        CRM for Syspro            Job and Project Tracking    Customer & Prospect Management                                            Expandable CRM      
   Case Management                    Partner Relationship    Customer Relationship Management                                            Integration for Salesforce CRM      
   Customer Relationship Management                    Sales Order Management    Sales Forecasting                                                  
   Information Worker                    Self Service Customer Portal    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management                                                   
   Lead / Opportunity Mgmt                    Website    Service Management                                                  
   Mobile Connect                                                                          
   Service Management                                                                          
  Additional Capabilities
   Cloud Deployment    Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Human Capital Mgmt    Real Time Dashboards     Simplified Label Printing    Business Intelligence    Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing    Business Process Management    Business Intelligence    Business Intelligence    Human Resources    Groupware Integration    Automated Workflow    M3 Business Intelligence    e-Commerce    Additional Capabilities Overview    Mobile Solutions  
   Compliance Overview    Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Wholesale Distribution        Security    Business Web    Direct Store Delivery    Quickbooks Manufacturing    Document Connect    e-Commerce    Comprehensive Lot Traceability        Human Capital Management        M3 Product Lifecycle        Business Intelligence Products      
   Composite Applications                        CAD Interface Application    Formula Management    Sage ERP Manufacturing    Event Management Framework    Enterprise 21 Workbench Designer    FDA Compliance        Intuitive Navagation                Engineering Products      
   Composite Applications                        Crystal Reports    Labor Tracking System    SAP Business One Manufacturing    Process Analytics        MSDS                        High Technology Package      
   Document Mgmt                        Data Conversion    Point-of-Sale System        Ross Data Manager        Multicurrency                        Integration Programming Interfaces      
   Enterprise Content Mgmt                        Document Control    Regulatory / Environmental Reporting        Ross Insight        Nutritional Labeling                        Medical Technology Package      
   Enterprise Performance Mgmt                        Document Control Application                    System Manager                        Product Management      
   Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame                        Electronic Data Exchange                                            Quality & Regulatory      
   Global Business Mgmt                        Global Application Builder                                            Security & Business Monitoring Products      
   Human Capital Mgmt.                        Key Performance Indicators Application                                            Usability & Data Collection Utilities      
   ICE Business Architecture                        Messaging System Application                                                  
   Mobile                        Mobile Wireless Application                                                  
   Product Data Mgmt                        Online System / Time and Attendance                                                  
   Service Mgmt. Overview                        Process Documentation & Training                                                  
   Social Enterprise                        RFID Technology Application                                                  
   Subscription Services                                                                          
   Web 2.0                                                                          
  Services Support
   Business Process Outsourcing    IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS            Customer Care    FastRESPONSE    Consulting        Customer Service & Support    Direct Developer Support    ClientAdvantage    Support Options        Customer Portal    M3 Rental Management        Client Support & Training Overview    Customer Service & Support Overview  
   Epicor Consulting    IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support            NetSuite Central    Global Shop Solutions Consulting    Implementation        Managed Services        ProductAdvantage™            Customization     M3 Services Management        Customer Support Module      
   Hosting Services    IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education            Site Consultation    Global Shop Solutions University    Support        Professional Services        Professional Services            Training and Education            Direct Implementation Services      
   Learning & Educational Services    Software Updates and Maintenance Program                    Learning & Educational Services                                            Meditech Validation Products & Services      
   Managed Services                        Training Strategies                                             Support & Professional Services      
   Professional Services                                                                    User Product & Process Training      
   Subscription Services                                                                          

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