Epicor Distribution Review - why 3.6 stars?

Epicor Distribution Review
ITQlick Score: 84/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.6/5)
Pricing: 4/10 - average cost
Category: Distribution -> Epicor Distribution
Ranking:Ranked 17 out of 122 Distribution systems
Company: Epicor
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: Epicor Distribution pricing, Epicor Distribution alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Aug 23, 2020

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What is Epicor Distribution?

Epicor Distribution is cloud-based and on-premise distribution solution that caters for businesses of all sizes including small-sized businesses, medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises in the aerospace, automotive, construction, engineering, energy, electronics, medical devices, consumer goods, and other industries.

Epicor Distribution offers various functionalities to the customers in a suite including enterprise resource planning abilities, customer management, and checking the financial states of the businesses among others. Some major features found in Epicor Distribution include distribution management, customer relationship management, and in-depth supply chain management among others.

Epicor Software is a company that develops and distributes Epicor Distribution. The company, which was started in 1972 and is based in the United States.

What is Epicor Distribution rating? ()

The rating of Epicor Distribution is 3.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 84 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Epicor Distribution's typical customers?

Customers of the software include all sizes of businesses and there is also no restriction of industrial affiliation. The software has found deployment in a variety of major industries including transportation, communication, retail and wholesale, automation, manufacturing, engineering services, and others. Some notable customers of the software include M.A Stewart & Sons Ltd, Metropolitan Pipe, and Grove Medical Inc etc.

Is Epicor Distribution the best Distribution?

Epicor Distribution is ranked 17 out of 122 software in their category (Distribution systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

For efficient customer relationship management, the software streamlines and improves customer retention and responsiveness. It supports a highly mobile sales force and offers automation of online marketing campaigns. The software also offers sales demand management to effectively respond to prevailing business conditions. Contracts are established to link sales orders and releases.

Epicor Distribution streamlines supply chain of the company by identifying and eliminating non- value-added activities. Quality assurance is offered and delivery of products and services to the market is made quicker. Other services include service management, financial management, warehouse management, enterprise portal, and planning and scheduling etc.

What are Epicor Distribution's pros? (3 Pros)

  • Epicor Distribution has many features.
  • It has good customer support.
  • Epicor Distribution is customizable.

What are Epicor Distribution's cons? (2 cons)

  • Slow when given many instructions.
  • Epicor Distribution is expensive to buy and use.

Who are their main alternatives?

The two major competitors of Epicor Distribution is Magaya WMS and Zoho Inventory. Magaya is a cloud-based software while Epicor Distribution is both cloud-based and on-premise. Epicor Distribution is suitable for use in businesses of all sizes across various industries including small-sized businesses, medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises while Magaya is suitable for use in small-sized businesses, and medium-sized businesses across various industries.

Epicor Distribution provides users with an in-depth supply chain analysis a feature that is lacking in Magaya. Based on the available online reviews, Epicor Distribution has ratings of 4.5 while Magaya has ratings of 4.0. Unlike Epicor Distribution which is both cloud-based as well as on-premise, Zoho is only cloud-based.

Zoho is suitable for use in medium-size businesses, and large enterprises while Epicor Distribution is suitable for users in small-sized businesses, medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises. Epicor Distribution can support business growth more than Zoho since it is both cloud-based and on-premise. According to the available online reviews, Epicor Distribution has ratings of 4.5 while Zoho has ratings of 4.5.

What is the cost of Epicor Distribution?

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Epicor Distribution

What should you ask Epicor during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Epicor Distribution and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Epicor Distribution in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

Epicor Distribution is suitable for use in all types of businesses and of all sizes including small-sized businesses, medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises. Aerospace, automotive, construction, engineering, energy, electronics, medical devices, consumer goods, and other industries can all use Epicor Distribution.

Epicor Distribution's list of categories:

Distribution
Distribution Accounting
Distribution Order Management
Distribution Purchasing & Procurement
Distribution Transportation Management
Distribution Warehouse Management
Distribution  Customer Management
Distribution  Demand management
Distribution  Inventory Management
Electrical Distributor
Front Counter Operations
Industrial Distribution

Epicor Distribution's list of features:

Shipping
Manufacturing
CRM
Procurement
Contact Management
Inventory Management

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.