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Keep up with the latest news from Configure One and learn about how companies are using our powerful CPQ solution.

CRM Integration with Configure One CPQ

Remember the “old school” method of keeping track of a customer’s valuable information? This usually took the form of Rolodexes, which had business cards and Post-it notes shoved in. You might remember that it was next to impossible to find the information you needed...

ERP Integration with Configure One CPQ

Today, businesses need as many tools as possible to help them stay competitive, stand out from the crowd, and optimize their processes. Fortunately, many different software suites can help achieve these objectives. A key objective when considering the various systems...

Salesforce and Configure One CPQ – A Profitable Partnership

It may seem a little unusual at first to think of using Salesforce's CRM (Customer Relationship Management) platform alongside Configure One's CPQ (Configure, Price, Quote) solution. After all, both companies offer CPQ solutions, which may seem to be at odds with each...

Configure One announces 11.88 CPQ release

Configure One is pleased to announce the 11.88 release of their CPQ software! This release represents a major step forward that includes a brand-new query API and authentication service, as well as an interactive 3D viewer for CAD models and much more. "Having the...

Vermeer Drives Greater Efficiencies with Configure One CPQ

Configure One is very pleased to announce that Vermeer Corporation recently went live with Configure One CPQ and is already seeing positive gains right from the start. Located in Pella, Iowa, Vermeer makes equipment for agriculture, fluid management, tree care, and...

Manufacturing Industry Looks Good in 2020. We Can Make It Better.

Early indicators for a rebound in the manufacturing industry have begun to show for 2020. The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia recently released its January Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey with a much higher rating for the industry than was expected. In...

Top 5 Features Product Configurators Need for Manufacturers

There are currently over 250,000 manufacturing companies in the United States employing over 12 million employees. The fact is that manufacturing is a highly competitive field and those manufacturers need to do everything they can to stand apart from the competition....

CPQ Best Practices for a Successful, Smooth Launch

People’s natural tendency is to resist change. It’s true in our personal lives as well as in work. That’s why, if a company announces a major change in the processes, this can cause stress and anxiety for staff. This level of anxiety is counterproductive for those...

CPQ Implementation – 9 Tips for a Successful Rollout

Any expert will tell you one of the most critical parts of a software product implementation is the launch. If the rollout goes smoothly, your company will avoid many potential problems in the weeks and months that follow. This is especially true with Configure,...

What is CPQ? A Manufacturer’s Best Friend!

Imagine this scenario: You work at a small, independently owned manufacturer of specialty delivery vehicles. You receive a call from a company looking to order 10 trucks for their fleet. As a sales rep, you go through all of the available options with the customer,...

How manufacturers can overcome years of poor data management

Driven by increasing market demand for highly personalized products, the need for manufacturers to leverage the full value of their data is greater than ever. Yet, producing smaller batches of non-standard, unique products is significantly more complex and requires...

Manufacturers must bridge legacy systems with new software

Driven by customer expectations for unique, personalized products, the need for manufacturers to leverage data is greater now than ever. Yet, producing smaller batches of bespoke variants requires data on demand, 24/7. Creating such a capability requires businesses to...

Your sales process is inefficient and error-prone, but we can fix that

By manually generating manufacturing drawings, routings and bills of materials, businesses are overlooking a huge opportunity to reduce cost and lead-times, eliminate errors and deliver exceptional customer experiences.Mention automation and almost everyone will think...

CPQ software – The aspirin to your customization headache

Customers’ acceptance of a one-size-fits-all product may be ending, but the demand for more personalized, unique experiences doesn’t have to cause the production challenges many manufacturers believe it will. Smart, intuitive digital technologies have permeated every...

How manufacturers can overcome the challenges of mass customization

Standardized product offerings are on the decline as customers demand ever more customization from those they purchase from. Austin Roche, Director EMEA at Configure One, explains why this trend is happening now, the impact its having on manufacturing organizations,...

What exactly is real-time visual configuration?

Austin Roche, Director EMEA at Configure One, explains what visual configuration is, the business benefits it brings, and shares an exciting example of how one manufacturer is already using the technology to take its organization to the next level.

Top 3 Reasons Customers Choose CPQ Solutions

As part of our Conversations with Configure One series, we invited Chris DiEllo to join us. Chris is responsible for sales at Configure One. He is a hands-on leader and spends as much time as possible with prospects and customers. As a result, his understanding of...

BilJax Adopts Configure One to Streamline the Company’s CPQ Processes

April, 2019 (CHICAGO) — BilJax today announced that they are adopting Configure One to streamline the company’s CPQ processes. For more than seventy-three years, BilJax has been manufacturing the highest quality scaffolding and event products in the industry. BilJax...

M.H. EBY envisions a more consumer-friendly future with Configure One

Farm equipment retailer M.H. EBY has already reported a favorable introduction to a host of features for improving internal efficiency. Farm equipment retailer M.H. EBY licensed Configure One CPQ (configure-price-quote) software in September and has already reported a...

Maxi Metal gears for growth with Configure One’s CPQ software

If you see a fire truck en route to a rescue scene in Montreal or Quebec City, chances are good that it was built by Maxi Metal, a fast-growing custom vehicle manufacturing business launching Configure One’s CPQ software. If you see a fire truck en route to a rescue...

Configure One helps Vermeer equip customers to do more

Configure One provides configurator and business-to-business CPQ software to help quote complex and configurable deliverables. Configure One partner Vermeer, an internationally renown manufacturer of heavy construction equipment and solutions, is based in Pella, Iowa...

Industrial Brush Corp. acquires sweeping upgrade from Configure One

Manufacturing firm Industrial Brush Corporation (IBC) has joined the ranks of Configure One’s large business partners, recently having licensed Configure One’s proprietary software to roll out the CPQ platform in its business operations. Manufacturer Industrial Brush...

Formula Air improves operations with Configure One’s CPQ

Formula Air, a global industrial enterprise striving for cleaner air, has enhanced its operational efficiency and improved its customer service by licensing CPQ software from Configure One. Headquartered in the Netherlands and offering a website that’s translated into...

C.F. Martin Selects Configure One to Empower Dealers

Leading acoustic guitar and string manufacturer partners with Configure One to streamline their online ordering process. Configure One™, a leading provider of CPQ software, announced today that C.F. Martin & Co., Inc., the world-renowned acoustic instrument and...

Configure One to promote NetSuite partnership during SuiteWorld18

Oracle NetSuite's SuiteWorld Conference will educate participants, facilitate links to resources and provide networking opportunities during its three-day SuiteWorld18 event April 23-26 in Las Vegas. In order to best serve existing and joint customers, Configure One...

Configure One partners with Oilmen’s Equipment Corporation

Oilmen's Truck Tanks of Spartanburg, South Carolina recently inked an agreement with Configure One to support its fleet and logistics systems. Oilmen’s Truck Tanks of Spartanburg, South Carolina recently inked an agreement with Configure One to support its fleet and...

Growth drives Hoosier Crane’s need for Configure One services

Hoosier Crane Service needed support from Configure One, a leading producer of quote-to-production software, for one of the best possible reasons: exponential growth. Now in its 15th year, the company’s three branches (one in Chicago and two others in Indianapolis and...

Cincinnati Inc. makes perfect team with Configure One

Brian Turner recalls one of the most memorable things about Cincinnati Inc. recently moving to partner with Configure One is that nothing about it seemed to be going against the grain. “Some of the things that Configure One handles best are the same things that are...

Strategic partnership pushes Quality Enclosures to industry forefront

When you’re remodeling a bathroom, it does little good to pick out the products and finishes you want, only to find they won’t be ready by installation day. Quality Enclosures Inc., a nationwide manufacturer of shower glass enclosures, recently took a step toward...

Integration team grows with addition of Ryan Moutray

OAK BROOK, IL – September 26th, 2017 – Marking a continued focus on integrating to leading ERP and CRM applications, the Configure One team today announced the addition of Ryan Moutray to their ranks. Ryan previously worked for Siemens PLM as a solution architect and...

Configure One to Present at Future Shock 3

OAK BROOK, IL – September 10, 2017 – Configure One has been invited and will speak at Future Shock 3, hosted by Advanced Solutions, on September 28, 2017. This marks the third year of Future Shock, an interactive virtual conference where leading technology...

Aclara Technologies Teams with Configure One

Global leader in the meters and edge device industry selects Configure One CPQ to streamline their quoting process OAK BROOK, IL – June 14, 2017 – Configure One™ , a leading provider of web-based product configurator and CPQ (configure, price, quote) software, today...

Configure One acquires CPQ Business from Autodesk

Configure One has finalized an agreement with Autodesk to acquire the Autodesk CPQ business OAK BROOK, IL – May 3, 2017 Configure One has finalized an agreement with Autodesk to acquire the Autodesk CPQ (configure price quote) business, formerly known as Autodesk...