Implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems in small and midsize manufacturing firms

@article{Muscatello2003ImplementingER,
  title={Implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems in small and midsize manufacturing firms},
  author={Joseph R. Muscatello and Michael H. Small and Injazz J. Chen},
  journal={International Journal of Operations \& Production Management},
  year={2003},
  volume={23},
  pages={850-871}
}
Enterprise resource planning systems, if implemented successfully, can bestow impressive strategic, operational and information‐related benefits to adopting firms. A failed implementation can often spell financial doom. Currently, most of the information about the failures and successes are based on reports on implementations in large manufacturing and service organizations. But enterprise resource planning vendors are now steadily turning their marketing sights on small and medium‐sized… 
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