Whether you’re a medium-sized business rapidly expanding or a large-sized enterprise that has outgrown your current system, choosing the right Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for your business can be a confusing and overwhelming process. In the fast-paced food manufacturing and distribution sector, it’s difficult to find the time to assess your business and envisage how you could benefit from utilising or upgrading your current business software.

At Acacia, we understand that running a business can be difficult, so we take the time to understand your unique business requirements, as no two businesses operate in the same way. Our consultation takes a practical form, which includes an initial discussion to understand what you need from your ERP, a review of your current systems and understanding your future requirements and potential growth.

As an accredited partner of MYOB Advanced, we specialise in implementing and supporting ERP systems and provide solutions that help businesses achieve control and visibility of day to day business operations.

MYOB Advanced is a cloud-based Enterprise Resource Planning system that is fully customisable and expandable. Implementing a cloud-based system means that you eliminate ongoing hardware costs and you can access your data anywhere, anytime. There are four editions of MYOB Advanced – Standard, Plus, Enterprise and People. Which ERP is right for your business?

MYOB Advanced Standard

MYOB Advanced Standard edition is an easy to use, cloud-based ERP system, great for medium-sized businesses that have outgrown generic accounting software. Some of the key benefits include:

  • Managing financials
  • Calculating and tracking GST
  • Lead and prospect management
  • Managing your relationships with suppliers
  • Controlling and tracking stock, across multiple locations
  • Overseeing customer pricing and costs
  • Managing distribution, sales and purchasing
  • Client self-service portal

MYOB Advanced Plus

MYOB Advanced Plus is an ERP for mid-sized and larger businesses, which includes all the elements of the Standard edition, with additional features, such as:

  • Streamline CRM processes
  • Advanced inventory features
  • Tracking and reporting on costs for projects
  • Fixed Asset management
  • Multi-company consolidation
  • Customisation of any screen with a built-in screen designer


MYOB Advanced Enterprise

MYOB Advanced Enterprise is great for businesses that manage multiple large-scale operations. Like the entire MYOB Advanced suite, it is a cloud-based business management system perfect for large businesses with complex and changing needs, who require organisation-wide insights to make quick, educated business decisions.

In addition to all the features included with the Standard and Plus editions, this ERP features:

  • The ability to create customer service contracts
  • Addition of new workflow, screens and modules with Advanced Studio
  • Purchase requisition and bid management
  • Controlling user access to specific records and entities

MYOB Advanced People

MYOB Advanced People is a cloud payroll solution that can be used anywhere, anytime with an wifi connection. It reduces duplication, minimises manual data entry and increases your business productivity. On top of the features you get from Standard and Plus, your business can also benefit from:

  • Tracking and calculating leave entitlement
  • Easily manage employee superannuation
  • Always using the latest tax rates as it’s linked to an online tax system
  • The ability to handle multi-entity organisations with multiple pay groups

How can Acacia help?

At Acacia, we are an MYOB Advanced Platinum Partner and industry leaders in helping food manufacturers and distributors overcome issues, rebound and become more profitable. We help optimise, automate and improve the traceability of your business. With Acacia you know your business is working with the best in the industry. Acacia has the knowledge and experience across a range of businesses to provide the most cost-effective solution for your business.

If you want more information on how your food manufacturing and distribution business can benefit from Acacia, please contact us to find out more.