Dave Savard

About Dave Savard

Beckard president Dave Savard brings extensive management, business planning, and operational expertise to the company, gained through two decades of public and private sector management experience. Dave’s ability to diagnose client operational problems and provide effective, practical solutions has earned him the enduring loyalty of clients. He is also known for a deep commitment to customer service, ensuring that client needs are not only met but that client priorities are considered in future product enhancements. In his role as company president, Dave holds responsibility for operations, planning and customer service. Dave has a degree in Economics and Law from Carleton University.

Beckard Associates is a full service ERP and Wholesale Distribution Software company providing Accounting, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tools to companies across North America. We write blog articles that inform and educate are clients and colleagues. If you would like to learn more, please visit us at beckard.com.

The Role of Cloud-Based EDI Solutions in 2023

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) has been a linchpin of business transactions for decades, enabling companies to share crucial data swiftly and securely. Meanwhile, the advent of cloud computing has revolutionized many aspects of information technology, providing scalability, affordability, and global accessibility. In recent years, these two powerful technologies have converged to create cloud-based EDI solutions, [...]

The Role of Cloud-Based EDI Solutions in 20232023-08-27T03:33:05-04:00

Top 5 Challenges of International Wholesale Distribution in 2023

The challenges of international wholesale distribution have become increasingly complex in recent years. With advances in technology, global markets, and increased competition, businesses must be prepared to navigate the challenges of international distribution in order to remain competitive and successful. That’s why international wholesale distributors need reliable ERP software like Masterworks for inventory management.  Top [...]

Top 5 Challenges of International Wholesale Distribution in 20232023-03-30T09:07:53-04:00

Top Benefits of Warehouse Inventory Management Software

Warehouse inventory management software is an innovative way to streamline your warehouse operations. By leveraging the power of technology, you can gain greater visibility into your inventory levels, boost efficiency, and improve customer satisfaction.  Book Your Free Masterworks Demo Top 7 benefits of deploying warehouse inventory management software Here are the top 7 benefits of [...]

Top Benefits of Warehouse Inventory Management Software2023-08-27T03:34:20-04:00

The Top 5 Benefits of ERP Inventory Management

As a small business owner, you know inventory management can be a difficult and time-consuming task. However, you can streamline and automate many of your processes with the right ERP inventory management software like Masterworks, that will save you time and money for years to come. The following are five advantages of using ERP inventory [...]

The Top 5 Benefits of ERP Inventory Management2023-08-27T03:35:51-04:00

Ransom Ware Attacks: How to Defend your Business from Attack

As you have likely heard in the news, the Toronto Transit Commission, Newfoundland Health Care Network and Saskatoon Health Care Network were all recently attacked by ransomer. These attacks brought down a large portion of their networks and disabled important services. It is important for your business safety to help users understand how to identify [...]

Ransom Ware Attacks: How to Defend your Business from Attack2023-06-09T12:33:21-04:00

COVID-19 Action Planning Guide – This is War

Hi Everyone; Your grandparents were asked to go to war. You are asked to stay at home on a sofa and watch Netflix. Please encourage everyone around you to take this seriously. Stay home if you can - make no mistake, we are at war and your actions can have a significant effect of your [...]

COVID-19 Action Planning Guide – This is War2023-06-09T12:34:24-04:00

COVID-19 Action Planning Guide – PANDEMIC UPDATE

Hi Everyone; You should now have formulated and started execution of your company COVID-19 Action Plan. You will have little warning or planning time once an area for quarantine is announced. It is expected that 70% of the population could be affected in an uncontrolled outbreak. Both Italy and the Taiwan area around the same [...]

COVID-19 Action Planning Guide – PANDEMIC UPDATE2023-06-09T12:34:38-04:00

COVID-19: Business Continuity Plans

Hi Everyone; With all the current news on the COVID-19 spread, it is important for you to remain calm and review with staff your business continuity plan. Don't have a formal plan yet, OK, well now is a good time to put one together. A business continuity plan simply identifies ways to mitigate impacts from [...]

COVID-19: Business Continuity Plans2023-06-09T12:34:18-04:00

5 Ways Web Based Inventory Management Software Improves Your Productivity

Web based inventory management software is designed to run in a browser.  It offers you and your staff many more ways to service your customers, engage your prospects and to manage your daily operations. Here are 5 ways web based inventory management software can improve your productivity: 1. Get up and running quickly Web based [...]

5 Ways Web Based Inventory Management Software Improves Your Productivity2023-03-20T06:58:39-04:00
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