Manufacturing

Manufacturing supports the following functionality:manufacture

  • Bill of materials
  • Production orders
  • Forecasting
  • Materials resource planning wizard
  • Recommendation reports

SME Manufacturing companies operate in a very fast paced and highly competitive environment, often having to react to short term changes in schedule and new orders that impact their ability to deliver on time.

The advanced manufacturing functionality for SAP® Business One includes powerful scheduling, capacity planning, routes and operations. It supports the make-to-order market, where capacity planning, scheduling, and utilization of shop floor resources are paramount, and where labor and machine costs are major profit drivers.

Our customers have seen planning time reduced by over 50%, improving responsiveness to changes in demand and allowing them to provide more accurate delivery estimates to their customers. Other benefits include, higher machine and labor utilization rates, reduced lead times and work in progress and the ability to calculate accurate and reliable order margins.
Manufacturers invest in SAP Business One because it allows them to:

  1. Provide secure and predictable delivery times
  2. Calculate accurate and reliable order margins
  3. Dramatically reduce planning time and improve responsiveness to demand changes
  4. Gain higher machine and labor utilization rates, with fewer indirect hours
  5. Reduce lead times and work in progress
  6. Reduce held stock and therefore capital expenditure
  7. Increase customer satisfaction