Acumatica ERP 2024 R1: A Deep Dive into the Latest Enhancements

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Welcome to our exploration of the exciting new features in Acumatica Cloud ERP Software 2024 R1. Released on March 20. 2024, this update brings significant advancements across the various modules, including financials, CRM, inventory management, and integration capabilities. Here’s what you need to know about the latest enhancements that can transform your business.

Enhanced Financial Management Tools

Multiple Account Mapping and Bank Feeds

Acumatica 2024 R1 introduces the ability to map multiple bank accounts to a single cash account, streamlining the management of bank transactions across different accounts and periods. This flexibility allows for more accurate financial reporting and easier reconciliation processes.

Support for POS Payments

Acumatica now supports direct processing of point-of-sale (POS) payments. This integration eliminates the need for third-party POS software, thereby reducing manual data entry and increasing transaction accuracy.

Simplified Cash Purchase Returns

The new release simplifies the process of issuing refunds for cash purchases. Users can now execute returns directly through a ‘Return’ command, which automatically reverses the transaction and generates a ‘Cash Return’ document.

CRM and Customer Service Enhancements

Case Commitment Tracking and Closure Workflow

Acumatica 2024 R1 enhances CRM functionalities with advanced features for tracking and managing case commitments. The new ‘Closure Notes’ tab allows service reps to add detailed notes at any phase of case processing, enhancing communication and resolutions tracking.

Customizable Email Templates

Further personalizing customer interaction, the update enables customization of email templates by various criteria such as branch or project, allowing for more targeted and relevant communications.

Inventory and Distribution Management Improvements

Distribution Requirements Planning (DRP)

The introduction of DRP in Acumatica helps businesses optimize inventory levels based on real-time demand and sales forecasting. This feature supports time-phased inventory planning, ensuring efficient management of supply chains and reductions of stockouts.

Enhanced MRP Features

Manufacturers will benefit from the new MRP enhancements, such as excluding inactive warehouses from inventory planning and including kit components, which provide more precise control over production planning and resource allocation.

Integration with E-commerce Giants

Amazon Integration

The new Amazon Connector simplifies the synchronization of data related to order fulfillment, product availability, and financials between Acumatica and Amazon.

Other Notable Changes

Improved Payroll and Financial Functions

The release also brings improvements to payroll management with features like vacation and sick time tracking and the consolidation of multiple corporate card transactions into a single account.

Financial enhancements include better management of credit memos and simplified processes for handling invoices and vendor payments.

Proactive Return Material Authorization (RMA)

Acumatica 2024 R1 Facilitates faster and more accurate RMA processes, allowing for better search capabilities and streamlined handling of returns and exchanges.


Acumatica Cloud ERP 2024 R1 offers robust enhancements that cater to a wide range of business needs. From financial management to customer relationship management and integration with major e-commerce platforms, this update ensures that businesses can operate more efficiently and effectively. For detailed information on all new features and improvements, please consult the full release notes or contact Parallel Solutions or call 440-498-9920.

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