Metal fabricators like you often face surges in sales and increasing complexity of orders. You may suddenly find your existing systems don’t allow you to keep up with new demands. Not only are the outdated systems stifling the growth momentum, they’re adding to the confusion and creating doubts about profitability, reliability of data, and sound decision-making. Outdated processes certainly compound issues. In this paper, we discuss how to know if you have outgrown your existing system and how to get started evaluating a new ERP system.