Ekos makes Order Hub a standard feature and explains its new all-in-one software strategy
Ekos, a business management software for breweries, wineries and cider houses, simplifies things. The company announced that Ekos Order Hub, its digital ordering portal, is now an integral part of its all-in-one software platform that connects the artisanal supply chain.
Yes: Ekos customers with an Essentials, Plus or Professional plan will all have access to Ekos Order Hub. Ekos Order Hub has helped craft producers process over $4.25 million in orders in 2022 from nearly 300 distributors and retailers.
“Since the beginning, Ekos has been on a mission to empower artisans to work more efficiently and save time, so they can focus on the things that matter most: running a successful business, building community and make great products,” Ekos said. CEO Josh McKinney. “Ekos is the platform that will connect the craft beverage industry, bringing greater visibility so business owners can better compete in today’s marketplace.”
Additionally, Ekos has made significant updates over the past 12 months and continues to improve the platform in three key areas:
Reinforcement of the basics of the software: Last year, Ekos retired its classic platform in favor of Ekos Boost, a modern interface that makes the software more intuitive and easier to use. The team continues to improve speed, usability, and overall user experience with additional updates, including the upcoming launch of bulk inventory transfer functionality and a new workflow for inventory adjustments. inventory that saves users significant time on key tasks.
With the addition of Ekos Order Hub to the main platform, producers can increase their sales by seamlessly connecting to distributor and retailer accounts.
Connecting the artisanal supply chain: Ekos is rolling out new software integrations, partnerships and product enhancements across the supply chain to help companies better manage the flow of raw materials and finished goods from production through multiple sales channels. Example: a new integration with Shopify. Each new connection point will help businesses gain greater visibility into their available inventory and sales channels so they can better plan resources and production schedules to meet demand.
Increase data visibility and actionable insights: Ekos connects disparate parts of the supply chain and helps companies move beyond point solutions and spreadsheets. With a flow of information through a centralized business management platform, craft producers can have all the data at their fingertips to propel their businesses forward.