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OGL Blog

We know you’ll want factual information about our products and services but sometimes you’ll be interested in the opinion and comments of the experts we have here at OGL. Have a look through our blog articles to see what we’re saying about topics that could impact your business.

  • 13 May 2019

    Top 5 IT Issues Facing the Engineering Industry

    Posted by Jamie Turvey, Marketing Executive

    Working within the Engineering sector can be hugely rewarding, however, as you may be aware, it can come with its challenges. Nothing can be more frustrating than anIT infrastructure that doesn’t deliver the performance you need. The sector is changing fast, and if you want to be a successful,...

  • 10 May 2019

    Are you maximising your profit margin?

    Are you maximising your profit margin? Pricing your product correctly can be make or break for your business. Adding a price tag to your stock items is a key decision that will impact all aspects of your business and will ultimately decide the amount of profit you can make and what expenses you c...

  • 02 May 2019

    Bearing Distributors: Buy products that will sell

    Posted by Amy Bruce, Software Specialist

    Any distributor or wholesaler will agree that stock is at the core of all business processes, it’s what defines your business and your success. As a distributor of bearings , stocking the right products can be a complete minefield. A big part of good stock control and inventory managemen...

  • 15 Apr 2019

    How well do you know your business?

    Posted by Amy Bruce, Software Specialist

    Business owners, decision makers and managers put your hand up. Now keep your hand up if you believe you know your business and department inside out. Now, keep your hand up if you can present stats, facts and figures, right now, to back up your assumptions and beliefs of your company and department...

  • 12 Apr 2019

    Battle Brexit with prof.ITplus: Top Tips

    Posted by Amy Bruce, Software Specialist

    Brexit is the hot topic on everyone's mind and the uncertainty of the outcome is causing panic among business owners because of the unknown risks that could affect their company. Decision makers are asking themselves whether to stockpile products, hold off on investments or reduce spend to maxim...

  • 10 Apr 2019

    Increasing routes to market for the electrical wholesaler & distributor

    Posted by Amy Bruce, Software Specialist

    It’s no surprise to any wholesaler or distributor that the importance and demand for an online shopping experience is continuing to grow. The lines between B2C and B2B are increasingly blurred which means that companies can no longer ignore the importance of owning an eCommerce website , even...

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