Oktoberfest: Your Must-Read Food and Beverage Feature

Oktoberfest: Your Must-Read Food and Beverage Feature

 

All you need to know about Oktoberfest 2017

Year upon year, Tom Wagner a.k.a The Wurstman pulls out all the stops with his array of traditional German deliciousness. You can look forward to bratwurst, pretzels, schnitzels and more. How does he make the best German sausages around? Watch the video to find out. This year we are bringing Scotland to Burwood for Oktoberfest, with three whisky tasting* options from Bladnoch Distillery to try.  Whether you prefer full bodied and fragrantwarm and sweet or perhaps you’re looking for the perfect cocktail companion – Bladnoch have you covered. It wouldn’t be Oktoberfest without traditional German beer! You’ll enjoy a selection of beers to wet your whistle; Franziskaner HefeWeissbier, Paulaner Original Munich and Konig Pilsener. If you don’t like beer or whisky, we’ve got you covered. There’ll be an array of wines to choose from. Back by popular demand – we have a selection of delicious cheeses courtesy of Moondarra Cheese and Oktoberfest themed cupcakes. Event details: Date: 26 October 2017 Time: 4pm-8pm Location: 95 Highbury Road, Burwood, VIC 3125 With only two weeks to go, make sure you register today so you don’t miss out. *Klugo supports responsible drinking. Please do not drink and drive.

Attend our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour – 26 October 2017

Attend our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour – 26 October 2017

We’d like to showcase first-hand how employee productivity is critical to success. Come along to our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour and see how these productivity gains can be applied to your warehouse in our Melbourne showroom in Burwood. 

Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour: 
26 October from 3 – 4pm in our Melbourne Showroom Within this hour, find out how warehouse vertical storage combined with NetSuite ERP Cloud Software is transforming the way Distributors run their businesses through increasing employee productivity. Transform your Distribution business with software built for the cloud. Using NetSuite, distributors can run their businesses on a single, unified platform reducing IT costs and gaining comprehensive, real-time visibility across their organisations. And, see the Hänel Vertical Storage System Demonstration with Multi-Pick.  This demonstration will be led by a vertical storage expert, showing you how to store your product efficiently and securely – all while saving up to 80% of valuable floor space. The multi-pick demonstration will showcase how to improve the volume of parts picked, parts shipped, which creates greater efficiencies within the business.  [activecampaign form=44]     Or email us to book for this Event. Stay for Oktoberfest? Great news – following this productivity hour we’ll be hosting our Annual Oktoberfest – stay for a stein or two! Register for Oktoberfest.

What’s New at this Year’s Oktoberfest?

What’s New at this Year’s Oktoberfest?

Oktoberfest planning is in full swing and this year, in addition to all your usual favourites we have some new, exciting activities happening.

This year we have a fantastic door prize, a $500 gift card, courtesy of Corporate Traveller.  To enter, simply add your business card to the draw on the night and you could be in to win this incredible prize! Plus, Corporate Traveller will have some of their experts there on the night for you to chat to.

Corporate Traveller is Australia’s leading SME travel provider. Our expertise in customised travel programs blend technology, dedicated service and exclusive products to support your business. Boost productivity, save money and protect your people with Corporate Traveller. Our industry and group specialisation means clients receive expert advice and service that is tailored to suit their needs. Read more about Corporate Traveller here.

Whisky lovers rejoice! This year we have a unique, interactive whisky tasting zone. Come along and try three of Bladnoch Distillery’s finest whisky.*

Bladnoch distillery enjoys a rich history dating back to 1817. Founded and built on the River Bladnoch by brothers John and Thomas McClelland. Owned by the McClelland family for 121 years, Bladnoch cemented its roots and contributed a strong history in the south of Scotland. One of six Lowland distilleries. Bladnoch the southernmost Scotch Whisky distillery in Scotland, and one of the oldest Scotch Whisky producers paying homage to rare Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Read more about Bladnoch.

For all those with a sweet tooth, we have some delicious (not so typical) Oktoberfest cupcakes being made specially for our celebrations!

As well as a live band, this year we also have a roving magician – Trickdom. Trickdom is a ‘new generation’ magician. Forget about the hat, the box, the wand, glitter or rabbit – Instead, Trickdom relies on world-ckass sleight-of-hand and cheeky wit. Check out his award winning comedy magic at this year’s Oktoberfest!

We’ll also have a delicious selection of cheeses courtesy of Moondarra Cheese. The largest manufacturer of flavoured cream cheese in Australia, Moondarra are a multi-award winning company offering a wide range of flavours.

To join us at this year’s Oktoberfest, please register here.

*Klugo supports responsible drinking, please do not drink and drive.

Oktoberfest 2017

Oktoberfest 2017

Oktoberfest 2017

As our sister company Headland has strong German roots,  Oktoberfest is almost as big a celebration as Christmas! So join us, as we come together to celebrate our customers, partners and suppliers in our 7th annual Oktoberfest celebrations! As usual, you can expect all the German traditions we know and love – bratwurst, pretzels, a variety of German beers, and more. Plus, this year we have a whisky tasting zone, live entertainment, a delicious selection of cheeses from Moondarra Cheese – and fantastic door prizes. Best Dressed If you would like to release your inner German and dress in the traditional dirndl or lederhosen, you will be entered into our best dressed ballot and can win an exciting prize on the night! Registration To register to attend, please visit www.headland.com.au/oktoberfest2017 Sponsors We would like to extend a huge thank you to our Oktoberfest 2017 sponsors – BOC, William Buck, ISCAR and Bladnoch Distillery. Read more about our sponsors here. The Details When: 26 October 2017, 4pm-8pm Where: Melbourne Showroom, 95 Highbury Road, Burwood, 3125

Introducing our Oktoberfest 2017 Sponsors..

Introducing our Oktoberfest 2017 Sponsors..

As Oktoberfest plans are in full swing, we wanted to say a big thank you to the companies who are making this years celebrations possible. BOC BOC is a Member of The Linde Group which supplies compressed and bulk gases, chemicals and equipment around the globe. The company develops safe, sustainable and innovative solutions for customers in many specialty sectors. Learn more about BOC here.

William Buck

William Buck is a leading firm of chartered accountants and advisors with expert understanding of the specific  challenges facing the manufacturing industry. As the preferred service provider for AMTIL and a specialist manufacturing division including R&D, William Buck is committed to helping  the industry grow. Find out more here. ISCAR ISCAR AUSTRALIA has well-trained and experienced product and industry managers who hold regular in-house and on-site training sessions, coupled with a strong team of technical sales engineers in every state of Australia and an extensive network of distributors covering the entire country. Read more about ISCAR here. Bladnoch Distillery  Bladnoch Distillery was founded and built on the River Bladnoch by brothers John and Thomas McClelland. Owned by the McClelland family for 121 years, Bladnoch cemented its roots and contributed a strong history in the south of Scotland. One of six Lowland distilleries. Bladnoch the southernmost Scotch Whisky distillery in Scotland, and one of the oldest Scotch Whisky producers paying homage to rare Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Read more about the Bladnoch story here. Register Places are limited so make sure you register for this years Oktoberfest, visit www.headland.com.au/oktoberfest2017.

Klugo Group Form Strategic Partnership with GK Horizons

Klugo Group Form Strategic Partnership with GK Horizons

Klugo Group, one of the largest 100% NetSuite Solution Providers in APAC, have announced an exciting partnership with GK Horizons, a multi-award winning consulting firm and current Global Partner of the Year for Adaptive Insights. Adaptive Insights is the leader in cloud-based Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software. Today’s finance teams track both financial and operational data, but spend too much time manually gathering it from multiple sources.  Combining the ability to consume NetSuite data from saved searches and Adaptive Insights’ drag-and-drop report builder puts powerful, easy web-based reporting into the hands of finance and business managers.  Furthermore, the Adaptive Suite has helped NetSuite customers worldwide to build rolling forecasts, speed up month end cycle times and automate the annual budgeting process.

“We are excited to partner with Klugo as together we will be able to solve significant ERP, CRM and CPM challenges for our clients.  We recognise the long-standing relationship between Adaptive Insights and NetSuite and as over 850 clients can attest, the combination of the two is very powerful” says Matthew Grove, Director, GK Horizons.

Klugo Group is a leading 5 Star NetSuite Solution Provider operating in Australia and New Zealand. Klugo comprehensively manages Implementation and Managed Services across; Retail, Wholesale Distribution, Manufacturing and Field Service industries.

“We see real value for customers in Adaptive Insight’s strengths in financial planning and management reporting. The ability to see budgets versus actuals and waterfall all in one system is one example of how Adaptive is strengthening business decisions. Adaptive OfficeConnect is also a really powerful module” explains Annaliese Kloé, CEO, Klugo.

About NetSuite

NetSuite is one complete business management suite for your entire business, encompassing Financials, Customer Relationship Management, Marketing, Project, Procurement, Supply Chain, Warehouse Management, Manufacturing, Point of Sale and eCommerce. NetSuite Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) runs the key-back-office processes and financial business operations in the cloud.

About Adaptive Insights

Adaptive Insights is recognised as the global leader in cloud based Corporate Performance Management (CPM) software.  Adaptive addresses office of finance challenges such as; budgeting, planning, forecasting, reporting, consolidations and business intelligence.  Adaptive has been in market for 15 years and now has over 3,300 clients in more than 90 countries.  Across cloud CPM, Adaptive is proud to have the most clients, users, partners and awards. Read more about GK Horizons. Get in touch to speak with one of our experts and find out how we can help you grow your business.