How To Stop Asking “Did I respond to that RFQ or did you?”

With a quarter trillion (roughly 247 billion!) emails being sent per day, it’s easy to say your inbox should be the last place you’re running your business from. This is tough because you may have spent thousands of dollars on a website and click ads to push potential new customers to a “Contact Us” form … Continued

What’s New in Paperless Parts – March 20, 2019

We have some big updates this week on Paperless Parts including the new Operations interface, new manufacturing processes, better tracking of quote views, and improvements to Online Metals pricing recommendations!   Quote with the New Operations Interface We received a lot of feedback on the old quoting interface. Customers often asked us where the pricing … Continued

Understanding the Value of Your Shop – Part 2: Value Drivers

In part 1, we spoke about the biggest challenge to selling your manufacturing business – you. We outlined how shop owners become a single point of failure by performing too many critical business functions. These include business development, sales, and estimating. By doing this, when business owners try to exit, they end up leaving too … Continued

ITAR Compliance and Best Practices

One of the manufacturers using Paperless Parts recently approached us for advice on how to ensure their shop is ITAR compliant. What follows are our pointers on what manufacturers can do to ensure the proper policies and programs are in place. Note: This should not be taken as legal advice, rather best practices we have … Continued

Paperless Parts: Knocking Down Walls in Manufacturing

As a team, we are always looking for ways better serve manufacturers and champion innovation. We want to share some exciting updates with you, but first, a quick look at the past two years. The team at Paperless Parts originally set out to build a platform to help streamline the communication and commerce between buyers … Continued

What’s New in Paperless Parts: New CAD Formats Supported!

This week’s updates include more CAD files supported on the platform! Check out the details below. Quote New Supported CAD Formats In addition to SOLIDWORKS, we now support all major CAD formats including Siemens NX, Autodesk Inventor, Parasolid and ACIS parts! Searchability Improvements with Part # and Rev Easily search for parts by adding part # and … Continued

What’s New in Paperless Parts – January 15, 2019

We’ve got some major new features coming your way with this week’s update. Instant Material Pricing Reference–Now With Online Metals! Save clicks and stop leaving Paperless for your material pricing! Using Online Metals and McMaster-Carr as a reference, we now recommend material stock based on the quantity you pick. Note: These prices are not used … Continued

Who is Paperless Parts?

Paperless Parts was founded with a mission to make manufacturing more accessible. Every day, we hear manufacturers tell us that software companies force them to change how they work to fit their product. We believe this is wrong: there is no “one size fits all” workflow for every manufacturing business. Manufacturers should have the flexibility … Continued

Save time with the QuickBooks Integration Beta

Paperless Parts now integrates with QuickBooks Online. This integration removes the extra step of having to manually enter your data from Paperless Parts into QuickBooks. How It Works The QuickBooks integration will create invoices in Paperless Parts in two scenarios: For orders won via Credit Card – Invoice is created when order is placed. For … Continued