Media Coverage

You Can Not Afford Complacency

Posted on September 12, 2019

Foundry Management & Technology article by Alexandria Trusov, Business Development, on the hidden costs of a legacy ERP system.

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Managing Maintenance to Boost Performance, Productivity

Posted on July 02, 2019

Foundry Management & Technology article by Aaron Stovall, Professional Services, on how a maintenance management system improves profits and productivity.

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Diecaster Opts for Industry-Standard ERP

Posted on April 22, 2019

Dyersville Die Cast in Dyersville, IA, has been relying on B&L Information Systems’ Odyssey enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solution for over two years.

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Improving the Day-to Day ERP Experience

Posted on April 17, 2019

Odyssey 6.1 Maintenance Release 3 is “a stability and performance update,” addressing users’ ability to engage and apply the enterprise software

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Transparency Through Technology

Posted on February 11, 2019

Foundry Management & Technology article by Matt Gacek, Business Development, on the need for clear cost information on Capital Projects and Job Costs.

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Surcharges and What They Mean

Posted on October 10, 2018

Metal Casting Design & Purchasing article by Patrick McCreven, Business Development, on what surcharges mean for buyers AND sellers.

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Evaluating Software

Posted on May 11, 2018

Foundry Management & Technology article by VP Matt Gacek on buyer education: how to cut down on the clutter of industry buzzwords and get to what matters.

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After A Cyber Attack

Posted on May 08, 2018

Michigan Manufacturing Association article by VP Joe Harmon on Cyber Security - The primary key to beating any cyber attack or data breach is in the readiness of preparation and compliance.

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ERP Adds Flask Managment

Posted on March 09, 2018

Foundry Managment & Technology article - New ERP update adds Flask Managment

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Tech Trends Have Real-World Effects for Metalcasting

Posted on January 17, 2018

Article from B&L Information Systems in Foundry Management & Technology's 2018 Idea Book on tech trends in metalcasting

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Step-by-Step Guide to Cyber Security

Posted on July 03, 2017

Foundry Management & Technology article by VP Joe Harmon - Metalcasters, and all manufacturing businesses, must adopt organization-wide strategies to achieve and maintain data confidence...

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Why Does CRM Matter to Manufacturers?

Posted on March 15, 2017

Foundry Management & Technology article by VP Matt Gacek - A good system will allow you to view customer relationships through a broader perspective that includes the customer's view

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Starter Guide to Staying Cyber Secure

Posted on November 10, 2016

InCast Magazine article by VP Joe Harmon - The manufacturing industry must provide more security for the manufacturing shop floor and front office...

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New CRM Module for Foundry-Focused ERP

Posted on November 07, 2016

Foundry Management & Technology article -Customer relationship management in response to metalcasting users' requests...

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Why Cloud Computing Makes Business Better

Posted on September 20, 2016

ERP News article by CEO Phil Laney - SMBs do not have the luxury of expending extensive resources on IT systems and infrastructure

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Why Cloud Computing Makes Business Better for SMBs

Posted on June 16, 2016

Foundry Management & Technology article by CEO Phil Laney - SMBs are moving to Cloud-based business systems at an increasing rate. Most of these companies recognize the benefits...

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Kicking Off the Shop Floor Era

Posted on January 14, 2016

Foundry Management & Technology article by VP Matt Gacek - A step-by-step approach to making data collection strategic, efficient, and cost-effective

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ERP Enters the Cleaning Room

Posted on January 07, 2016

Modern Casting article - Southern Cast Products, Inc uses Odyssey ERP system to help schedule tasks in modling and melting departments.

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Lessons from an Entrepreneur

Posted on September 05, 2015

Foundry Management & Technology article by CEO Phil Laney - One challenge for a second-generation business manager, or any succeeding leader is to figure out what things to keep...

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Breathing New Life Into a Traditional Facility

Posted on March 07, 2013

Modern Casting article - Sivyer Steel reaches for world-class status with a major overhaul and expansion that includes Odyssey

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Managing Information to Speed Production

Posted on January 17, 2013

Foundry Management & Technology article by VP Matt Gacek -By effectively managing rework and scrap, foundries can save time and money while reducing interruptions to the production cycle 

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Software as a Service Empowers Metalcasters to Do More with Less

Posted on January 22, 2012

Foundry Management & Technology article  - Acquiring new software is an opportunity to take a close look at how your business functions

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ERP Software as a Service

Posted on January 21, 2010

Foundry Management & Technology article - Metalcasters who want to adopt Enterprise Resource Planning don't necessarily have to invest in the software, hardware, network technology...

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Metalcasting Execs Need to Know Management and Technology

Posted on December 13, 2007

Foundry Management & Technology article by CEO Phil Laney - I have always liked the title of this publication, Foundry Management & Technology. It covers both management topics as well...

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