Uploading product images to Odoo with Nextcloud

Who would enjoy creating 100,000 product records, with images, one by one, in an ERP system? Even at a good rate of 4 every minute, you're looking at least 2 months of work. That was the challenge faced by one of our customers when setting up their new ERP and website. The product data itself could be loaded from a CSV or Excel import file. Th...

Secure storage with Odoo and S3

Existing Odoo S3 modules all suffer from the same design limitation - a "one size fits all" approach to security. Our client needed more control over their data, so we developed a new integration. Background to the project We're developing an e-commerce website with an Odoo back-end. Our client has a large inventory of products, most of which ...

Odoo POS integration with Avery Berkel FX120 checkout scale

Our client was replacing a Windows-based point of sale system (POS) with Odoo. They discovered that Odoo did not support their existing checkout weighing scales (Avery Berkel FX120). The client has stores across the UK, with multiple checkouts (and scales) in each store. It was not practical to change every checkout scale to a model that was su...

Funding your business management software project

We all know that 2020 has been, and continues to be, a challenging year. Goodness knows there have been enough articles about it and we don’t want to add to the multitude articles that seem to dwell on it. As a result of these challenges, you may be struggling to get started on projects to automate and digitise your business which is now even ...

Measuring marketing by results

Imagine being able to track your marketing and lead generation activity all the way through the business, from initial engagement right through to the profitability of the sale. That level of insight would mean you could cut out spend that isn't having the right impact. You could experiment with confidence, knowing precisely which activities we...