Changing to succeed
Manufacturers implementing make-to-order strategies like job shops often face multiple challenges that they need to overcome to stay competitive. The production lifecycle built around orders and a variety of products produced in small amounts require tailored business processes. Any mistake or inconsistency can dramatically decrease the effectiveness of the business.
Avoid such problems using the 1Ci ERP solutions that perfectly suit job shops and other make-to-order production companies due to their flexibility and scalability to support the business growth.
Make-to-order productions face multiple issues they need to overcome to stay ROI-positive on every order and ensure the job's high quality.
Materials usage prediction and leftovers management
Production equipment usage optimization
Operational analysis for finding production growth points
Revenue planning and costs control
Ensuring production flexibility and adaptability
Solving these tasks is impossible without suitable tools. 1Ci ERP for make-to-order companies are business automation systems specifically designed to meet their companies’ needs and are tailored to industry challenges. By implementing ERP, companies can automate their custom and unique business processes, gather all critical data in one place, and use them to generate insights that help find growth points, eliminate unnecessary costs, and increase overall business efficiency.
By deploying ERP for make-to-order companies you will
Get a complete understanding of the demand, order complexity, and projected ROI by automating core processes and running reports based on current business metrics and historical data.
Manage your warehouse to avoid materials shortage and automate procurement. Use resources effectively and implement data-driven production planning.
Streamline order management, track orders in real-time, manage priorities, and account for the delivery date.
Increase the effectiveness by finding bottlenecks in business processes, optimize equipment load and employee performance.
ERP for Job Shops
- Manage complex multi-stage production orders
- BOM management
- Assign tasks to employees and track their performance
- Access all business data in one system
- MES and CAD integration possibilities
Production planning and control
- View history and plan equipment load based on past demand
- Prioritize, schedule, and monitor completion of production orders
- Generate the Gantt chart showing production schedules
- Optimize warehouse usage by tracking and controlling the availability of production resources
- Get up-to-date information about risks of shortage of materials and other resources
- Buy required materials, components and semi-finished products based on customer demand analysis
Customer order management
- Track and control customers’ orders in real time
- Manage order priorities
- Offer customer delivery terms
- Adapt to changes to customer's orders on the go
Reporting and analysis
- Optimize usage of resources involved in the production
- Identify bottlenecks of production processes
- Understand the efficiency of work centers
- Track employee work time and arrange back-ups
- Monitor profitability (with breakdown up to customer’s orders) and business performance
- Evaluate new equipment ROI based on the historical data analysis
- Accelerate turnover of working capital
Who will benefit from using ERP for Job Shops?
Business processes to automate
Our ERP systems perfectly adapt to the make-to-order tasks and accelerate results by improving business efficiency. 1Ci job shop ERP systems can be used to automate the following business processes:
The 1Ci make-to-order ERP system helps optimize business processes, improve productivity at each level, and increase revenues. Automation removes the need for manual labor, decreases the risk of mistakes, and provides management with accurate data use in the decision-making process.
The solution can also be customized to suit your current business processes and aligned with your existing IT infrastructure, and integrated with its components. This makes the implementation of job shop ERP software easy and friction-free.
Become the industry leader with the flexible full-functional job shop management software for the make-to-order production companies!
How it works
Here is what flexible and cost-effective ERP software applications for make-to-order production companies by 1Ci that can be easily implemented offer.
Solutions by 1Ci allow keeping all master data, product, and project documentation in one place. What is even more important, the system scales easily so that the company could add new processes without additional IT costs.
Also, having all these data in place makes the whole procurement flexible and adaptable, which allows the company to employ faster decision-making in response to changes in circumstances.
The customer demand analysis can be used to purchase required materials and forecast demand in materials supplies.
Underlying products and technologies
1Ci ERP solutions for Make-to-Order Production are based on cutting-edge and customer-proven business automation software
Business software solution capable of automating the majority of operations in small and medium-sized companies' workflow including purchases and sales, manufacturing, production and more.
Innovative application for building corporate management systems based on the best global practices in automating large and medium-sized businesses.
Industry-focused ERP solutions
ERP solutions created specifically to meet each industry needs
Companies that every day choose the role of leader and scale up their business
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