Sneak Peek: What's New in NetSuite 2018 Release 2

Discover what’s new in NetSuite’s 18.2 Autumn release of its cloud business management suite.

What’s new:


Feature highlights for Retailers:

  • Never miss a sale when the Point of Sale system is offline with enhanced Fallback solution.

  • Gain deeper insights into category sales and improve merchandise planning with Merchandise Hierarchy.

  • Maximise profit with new Effective Date Pricing.


Feature highlights for Manufacturers

  • Streamline manufacturing operations and get better control of product changes with Engineering Change Orders.

  • Ship highest quality products with enhanced Quality Management solution. Enforce better quality control standards and compliance with tablet image capture.

  • Use Advanced Manufacturing across global facilities with all NetSuite supported languages.


Feature highlights for Software and Internet companies:

  • Gain more control over period close accounting, reporting and compliance with Period End Journal Entries.

  • Get accurate cash balance, save time and ensure compliance with Automated In-Transit Payments.

  • Ensure faster expenses entry and reduce reconciliation time with corporate card expenses enhancement. Gain more flexibility in expense reports submission.


Feature highlights for Service companies

  • Gain more visibility of project progress with Planned Work.

  • Optimise project resource allocation, utilisation and service delivery with Resource Allocation Grid enhancement.

  • Ensure faster expenses entry and reduce reconciliation time with corporate card expenses enhancement. Gain more flexibility in expense reports submission.


Feature highlights for Wholesale Distributors:

  • Optimise fulfilment with new WMS cross-subsidiary fulfilment and support for composite barcodes enhancements.

  • Get accurate cash balance, save time and ensure compliance with Automated In-Transit Payments.

  • Maximise profit with new Effective Date Pricing.


Feature highlights for General Businesses:

  • Gain more control over period close accounting, reporting and compliance with Period End Journal Entries.

  • Gain more flexibility, transparency and better communication on cross functional approvals with SuiteApprovals 2.0.

  • Get accurate cash balance, save time and ensure compliance with Automated In-Transit Payments.


Feature highlights for Nonprofit organisations:

  • Gain more control over period close accounting, reporting and compliance with Period End Journal Entries.

  • Get more flexibility in expense reports submission with the ability to 'Save for Later' for custom approvals.

  • Gain more flexibility, transparency and better communication on cross functional approvals with SuiteApprovals 2.0.


Feature highlights for Advertising, Media and Publishing companies:

  • Ensure faster expenses entry and reduce reconciliation time with corporate card expenses enhancement. Gain more flexibility in expense reports submission and approval.

  • Optimise project resource allocation, utilisation and service delivery with resource allocation grid enhancements.

  • Ensure resources are available for jobs with improved integration between SuitePeople and Project Management.


Feature highlights Global Financials

  • Gain more control over period close accounting, reporting and compliance with Period End Journal Entries.

  • Get accurate cash balance, save time and ensure compliance with Automated In-Transit Payments.

  • Fulfil additional local regulatory requirements for China, India, Japan and France.


Feature highlights in the SuiteCloud Platform:

  • Increase productivity with SuiteFlow support for new Sublist actions – Send Email and Return User Error.

  • Simplify scripting with the new Unified Script ID for custom segments.

  • Get quick and easy access to the new SuiteAnalytics workbook with the new SuiteScript 2.0 Query API in beta.


 

As always, if you have any questions or queries about the new NetSuite version release, please feel free to contact us here or add a comment below. A member of our NetSuite team will get back to you to help with any of your NetSuite related queries!

 

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