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"The most valuable features are the exit points that enable integration with external software."

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"The most valuable feature of this solution is the Infor GL tool that allows us to do our application support and development.""provides all modules, supply chain, HR - it's good for management."

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"The connectors, performance, and knowledgebase availability can be improved."

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"The solution is stable but not agile.""The implementation could be simplified, it's complex."

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Infor M3 is a solid ERP, I worked with it prior to the Lawson/Infor merger. Very strong in process manufacturing with a good history in Food & Beverage, Life Sciences, and other verticals. S3 is used… more »
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provides all modules, supply chain, HR - it's good for management.
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From a technology perspective, this is an old solution making it harder to integrate and maintain. Ideally, they should be offering a cloud-based alternative.
Ranking
23rd
out of 54 in ERP
Views
1,282
Comparisons
1,007
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
172
Rating
6.0
16th
out of 54 in ERP
Views
2,475
Comparisons
2,183
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
281
Rating
7.0
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Also Known As
Infor ERP LX, ERP LX
Infor Lawson M3, Lawson M3
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Overview
Infor LX is a comprehensive process manufacturing system that covers various manufacturing methods, including made to stock, made to order, configure to order, assemble to order, batch, repetitive, flow, and Lean manufacturing. A wide range of industries—including consumer packaged goods, food and beverage, life sciences, medical devices, chemicals, automotive, and general manufacturing—trust Infor LX to improve performance and profit margins at a lower total cost than comparable solutions.

Infor M3 offers ultimate flexibility in operations, technology, and scale. As a multi-site, multi-country, and multi-company solution, M3 empowers your organization to adapt to changing business needs. It provides flexibility in managing mixed-mode and complex environments, with the agility to make quick adjustments at any time. Written in Java, M3 also gives you platform independence and choice.

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Sample Customers
Shaklee Corporation, Clover Dairy, Cremer, Group Dekko
Grosfillex, High Five Sportswear, L_derach, OTK Group, PHS Group, Propper International, Red Wing Shoe Company, Reynolds Catering Supplies, Saudi Diesel, Sheetz, Zeppelin, Zodiac Aerospace
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VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider19%
Manufacturing Company5%
Energy/Utilities Company5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider27%
Manufacturing Company4%
Government4%
Find out what your peers are saying about SAP, Oracle, Microsoft and others in ERP. Updated: January 2022.
563,148 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Infor LX is ranked 23rd in ERP with 1 review while Infor M3 is ranked 16th in ERP with 2 reviews. Infor LX is rated 6.0, while Infor M3 is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Infor LX writes "Good integration with external software has helped bring structure to our routine". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Infor M3 writes "Helps to keep things in order, and they have good technical support that is responsive". Infor LX is most compared with SAP ERP, Infor LN, Microsoft Dynamics AX, SAP S4HANA and Oracle E-Business Suite, whereas Infor M3 is most compared with SAP ERP, Infor LN, SAP S4HANA, Microsoft Dynamics NAV and NetSuite ERP.

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