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Lost in Space—Keeping a Lid on Filing Costs

Ever wonder what storing paper documents actually costs? Chances are you haven’t given it much thought. We didn’t much either (until we found out that one four-drawer file cabinet costs about $1,500-$2,100 a year to maintain*). Turns out maintaining paper files is one of the most expensive (and often overlooked) office costs for manufacturing and […]


How much paper can I get rid of?

People always ask “how much paper can I get rid of”? Our answer starts with: “How much paper to you really have”? To give a little perspective on that topic, we spent a little time doing some research across a number of sources, and came up with the following guideline: 1 File Drawer, 28 inches […]


Welcome PAL Solutions

We would like to welcome PAL Solutions for Business as Dash’s latest partner. PAL is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada, and covers eastern Canada.  They have already hit the ground running, with several years worth of experience in Dash DDX™ Document Archiving software for SYSPRO and other ERP systems. As a SYSPRO reseller too, they […]


The cost of doing nothing

Hear That Sound? (It’s Your $14,000 Paper Productivity Drain) According to LEAN experts, manufacturing and distribution organizations can experience a $14,000 loss of productivity per staff member per year due to the inefficiencies of paper-based filing systems. Here’s a quick primer on the price tag of a paper-based system, based on a number of independent […]


What the heck is Document Management?

When people use the term “Document Management”, it tends to take on a lot of different meanings. They bring to the table their own needs, headaches and imagination and look to the magic of “Document Management” to solve them. Lets break this down a little more… What is a “Document”? Webster’s Dictionary defines this as […]


Before & After DDX

Document Archiving software really can have in impact. And, its always great to hear you’re making a difference for the better. So when I bumped into the CFO from one of our great Dash customers at a recent conference, it was really nice when he told me that they’ve been able to do away with all […]