5 Ways to Improve Back Office Operational Efficiency

While bold marketing campaigns get a lot of attention, back office functions that are just as important – planning, inventory management, supply-chain…


4 steps to successfully migrate to a modern CTRM system

Companies invest a lot of time and money on CTRM and ETRM software, so what happens when your business changes and the system doesn’t quite fit your business?…


5 Benefits of Modern CTRM Software

To say that commodity markets are volatile is to understate just how unpredictable commodity trading can be. Constantly shifting trade agreements, political…


Why One-Size-Fits-All CTRM Isn’t the Answer

If you are buying or selling commodities, chances are you have either implemented a CTRM (or ETRM) system, evaluated one, or built one. You use that system to…


The Power of Trading as One

In today’s volatile markets, time is money. The world is moving fast, and you must react quickly and effectively to shifting markets or you can lose out. Good…


10 Ways to Know if You’ve Outgrown Your CTRM System

CTRM systems were developed to replace spreadsheets and home-grown systems that commodity trading companies were using for trade and risk management. CTRM and…


3 Ways To Make Faster Decisions with Digital Commodity Management

As mentioned in a recent blogpost, relying on old CTRM systems in today’s volatile commodity markets is a recipe for increased risk and lost opportunities.…


Cooperatives Empower Farmers

What Is an Agriculture Cooperative? An agricultural cooperative, or farmer co-op, is an organization where farmers band together and pool their resources in…


Legacy CTRM Costs Time, Creates Lost Opportunities

Commodity markets are volatile, driven by our increasingly volatile world. As I am writing this blog, Hurricane Dorian is causing flooding in the US, the…