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DCS receive prestigious award for Service Excellence

We are proud to have been recognised for the outstanding service we provide to our 400 plus SME customers.  This award, presented by global software giant Sage at their annual conference, reinforces our commitment to service excellence. This is a great achievement against the backdrop of a challenging 12 months, that included preparing customers for

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Festive Season Opening Hours

The festive season is fast approaching and we’ll be welcoming in 2020 before we know it. This year has been a whirlwind for SMEs, with critical legislation like GDPR and MTD coming into force, and uncertainty around Brexit causing concern for many people. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers

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3 phase approach to optimising your operations

  Knowing where to begin when it comes to optimising your operations can be challenging. That’s why we’ve put together this article, detailing a 3 phase approach for what you need to assess, and consider, when it comes to changing your processes and/or software to achieve your growth aspirations.   1. Assessment The first thing

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Introducing the SAP Integration Hub

When we are discussing the associated project goals with a prospective client, or system road-maps with existing SAP Business One clients, there is one phase or project goal that is regularly listed: “We want to be even more integrated” The good news is SAP are listening. The new ‘SAP integration hub’ within the very latest

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Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)

In October 2020 HMRC will introduce reverse charge VAT rules which will affect you if you supply or receive specified services that are reported under the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS).  This is informally described as “CIS reverse charges” and will affect apply to both invoicing and VAT returns. What to do to ensure compliance with

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Cyber Security Webinar Series

  As part of our continued efforts to support SMEs with the changing cyber threat landscape, we have teamed up with a range of industry experts to deliver a cyber security webinar series. This will help you ensure that your systems and infrastructure are secure by design. This 4-part webinar series that will be focused

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SAP Reflect & Recharge Workshop – Registration open

On 9th October we are holding another Reflect and Recharge workshop focused on addressing the specific challenges faced by manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers and services and installations companies. During this event you will get individual help and ideas from our experts to help address some of the common SME business challenges: Improving on Time Delivery Performance with

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DCS to guide businesses on essential steps for growth in the best region for SME growth

North West support for SME growth   Over the last 18 years the private SME business sector has grown by 63% in the UK. The North West has been recognised as one of the most attractive regions for this growth with more that 47,000 SME businesses launching in the area in 2017 – this was

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SMBs can take Digital Transformation lead, leapfrogging their larger peers

We don’t always think that SMBs have advantages when it comes to leading the way in digital transformation. Large companies have bigger pockets, meaning more investment in new technologies, they also tend to have larger teams, with whole departments dedicated to things like cyber security. But one thing that SMBs have that, generally speaking, larger

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Reflect & Recharge Workshop – Registration now open

Come along to our workshop to reflect on your current processes and recharge your Digital Transformation strategy   On 5th September we are holding a Reflect & Recharge workshop at the Marriott hotel, Preston. This is a chance for you to reflect on the suitability of the current systems you’re using and get the information

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