Somerville, NJ (PRWEB) May 31, 2012
“We are extremely pleased with this opportunity. The ZenKraft relationship is the next step to bringing Ascent closer to true ERP in the Cloud”, said Shaun McInerney, President of Ascent. “We now have direct integration to Federal Express. ZenKraft has eliminated the manual effort of creating shipping labels and shipping documents. Our re-seller arrangement will make the procurement and support seamless to our customers. Ascent continues to work with other Force.com applications in order to make the Force.com ERP experience as simple as possible.”
"We are thrilled to be a part of this new offering which will bring a new level of productivity for any businesses that ship to customers," says James Lumb, co-founder of ZenKraft. "Integrating Shipmate and Ascent will help businesses streamline order management and shipping natively on the Force.com platform.”
Ascent for Salesforce CRM on the AppExchange incorporates many enterprise functions such as sales order fulfillment, purchase orders, inventory management, master planning, production work orders, RF bar code scanning, and bar code printing capabilities, to name a few.
Ascent is the first complete Force.com cloud solution for enterprise and manufacturing resource planning. Built natively on the salesforce.com cloud, Ascent does it all! It is the most cost effective and time efficient solution for demand flow technology and warehouse management.
Customers range from fortune 500 companies to start up organizations.
Zenkraft is an award-winning company focusing on building shipping applications for Salesforce. Their first app provides FedEx shipping that allows Salesforce users to process shipments, generate labels, and track packages using Chatter. UPS and USPS apps will be available in Q2 of 2012.
Customers include Motorola, Symantec and Fona International. Users have noted tremendous operational efficiencies by using this application: 50% reduction in time-to-ship, 12x faster shipment tracking and 60% increase in operation efficiency.