IP1 is a publishing industry-specific ERP solution designed for the needs of publishers and book distributors with print and/or digital business models
A PUBLISHING SOFTWARE DESIGNED TO TURN SHIFTING DYNAMICS IN PROFITABLE REVENUE
IP1 caters to the unique requirements of education, academic, trade, specialized, niche and subscriptions-based publishers and distributors. In addition to the typical range of ERP modules, IP1 incorporates a variety of specialized modules and features important to publishers, such as Returns Management, Subscriptions, Editorial & Book Production, Title Management, Royalties, Rights and Permissions, EDI and much more.
IP1 additionally has an integrated Warehouse Management System (WMS) that provides for print (including POD) and digital line items to be embedded in the same order and is suitable for use by 3PL’s. Comprehensive Business Intelligence capabilities help analyse any and all aspects of your business, for example, the buying habits of customers to enable better decision-making. IP1 is a multi-company, multi-warehouse, multi-currency, multi-language, multi-time zone system with a full suite of API’s for integration with other systems such as CRM and eCommerce. IP1 works seamlessly with Iptor’s EDI services and is fully ONIX compliant. Iptor can optionally provide leading solutions fully integrated with IP1 for tax calculations and certificate management, name & address lookup/verification, payment gateways, archiving, AP automation, forms management and scheduling.
Iptor recognises that businesses wish to choose how to deploy its ERP solution, which is why IP1 can be deployed either as a single tenant SaaS solution, on a PaaS, or fully on-premise. IP1 can be implemented and supported by a team of experienced professionals 24×7 anywhere in the Americas, Europe, South Africa and APAC regions.
MANAGING CRITICAL PUBLISHING BUSINESS PROCESSES
Iptor’s robust and flexible cloud-based solution supports end-to-end publishing processes, with strong execution of:
- Editorial and book production process management
- Digital content delivery across all channels
- Digital and physical subscription management
- Royalties, rights, permissions and contract management automation
- Print on Demand (POD) services for print and digital
- Custom Publishing services
- 3PL functionality for larger publishers and distributors
- ISBN management – Publishing-specific return management
- Open API access