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Leveraging Customer Reviews Through Google Business

As a marketing expert in the job shop space I don’t only offer paid services to my customers that help with long term growth goals. I also guide them with strategies along the way that they can run with themselves. These strategies require little effort and make a huge impact on their business and the … Continued

Paperless Parts Launches Smart Sheet Metal Fabrication Ordering, Quoting, and Collaboration Solution

Fast Detection of Manufacturing Issues, Rapid Quoting/Ordering Saves Time, Boosts Quality for Sheet Metal Fabricators   Chicago, Ill. – November 11, 2019 – Building on its intelligent solutions for streamlining additive manufacturing and CNC machining, Paperless Parts launches sheet metal support for Paperless Parts today at FABTECH 2019, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding, … Continued

Credit Card Checkout in Manufacturing

“Creating more memorable online experiences not only generates sales, it creates emotion, company connection and loyalty. It’s no longer enough to offer great products or have the coolest office. It helps, yes, but in the end, it all comes back to emotions, to making people feel unique and special.” – Founder of Empathy Ecommerce.  Step … Continued

The High Cost of Estimating Cycle Times

Whether it is milling, turning, swiss or a combination of, shop owners ask me every day if the Paperless Parts system will match their shop’s cycle times. At the root of their question is a pain in their quoting process: estimating cycle times is one of the biggest time sinks when quoting. It is one … Continued

The Job Shop’s Guide to Cyber Security Standards

NIST 800-171 is coming, and everyone in defense manufacturing needs to be compliant. If you’re not ready, you’re setting yourself up to lose a key part of your business – and putting national security at risk. In America, we project our power and defend ourselves with military technology. The Department of Defense and Intelligence Community … Continued

What’s New in Paperless Parts – August 13, 2019

We have some big updates this summer on Paperless Parts including a new mobile responsive Digital Quote, collaborative quoting, upgraded manufacturability feedback for milling, lathe, sheet metal and so much more!

Simplifying the Numbers

The following article uses The Job Shop Break-Even Rate Calculator. Follow along and find your shop’s break-even rate! One of the most important numbers a business owner needs to know is when they are breaking even (Revenue = Fixed Cost + Variable Cost). This is the line in the sand that clearly delineates between profit … Continued

Paperless Parts is Not an ERP!

At Paperless Parts, our mission is to help job shops overcome the skills gap by giving you the same tools that large companies are spending millions to build. We help you realize the same value and put you on the same footing, at a fraction of the cost.  It is impossible to be amazing at … Continued

How Four Classes of Trinity College are Changing Manufacturing with Paperless Parts

Founded in 2017, Paperless Parts is a Boston-based software startup on a mission. The team has built a platform which streamlines and simplifies operations for thousands of small and mid-sized manufacturers in the United States, helping make custom-part manufacturing more accessible. Its industry transforming approach gives small and mid-sized custom part manufacturers the tools necessary … Continued