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FrontAccounting ERP product siteEnterprise resource planning (ERP) is a general name for any system which integrates all business processes and information into a single, multi-function system. An ERP system consists of a number of business applications (anywhere from 6-30 applications), which all communicate and coordinate with core financial applications and each other. Standard ERP applications include financials and accounting, order entry and invoicing, inventory, distribution, sales and marketing, purchasing, production and/or manufacturing. ERP systems generally include many other business applications to meet the needs of enterprises in target industries.

For small to medium businesses, we recommend the FrontAccounting business system. FrontAccounting is a comprehensive set of common business applications that is simple, secure, flexible and powerful for small businesses that may have limited staff resources. It features robust role-based security controls, a library of themes and extensions, and solid management services. It is supported by a large, active community of developers and is regularly patched and updated. It provides these business services:

  • Customer, branch and contact management
  • Sales orders, invoicing, delivery and reporting
  • Sales force and HR management
  • Supplier management
  • Purchase orders, receipts and costing
  • Product data management
  • Inventory management and reporting
  • Product pricing and costing
  • Manufacturing, BOMs, work orders and reporting
  • General ledger, accounts payable and receivable
  • Fixed assets register
  • Banking and tax handling
  • Report and inquiry writer
  • Multi-company, multi-currency, divisional and departmental features
  • Simple extensible plug-in system, currently supporting a number of extensions and interfaces to third-party systems

We've developed our own automated interface between Virtuemart and FrontAccounting. The interface synchronises new customers, products, price changes, stock movements and orders between a VirtueMart online shop and a local or remote FrontAccounting business system. It also provides barcode printing, POS barcode scanning and POS sales docket printing for retail locations.