30 Nov Don’t stay frustrated with your traceability and production scheduling system
The path to manufacturing excellence requires companies to discover new, better, leaner, more efficient and intuitive ways of working. For those that pursue that objective, it is a continuous process of discovery, learning and implementation.
The process of learning is one thing, taking the time to implement that knowledge into your business is another. The manufacturers who sit back from industry trends, simply because they don’t want to take the risk, get left behind. The manufacturers who take the risks, and most of all take advantage, are the ones who grow their business and go on to achieve success.
The process manufacturing industry is more competitive than ever, to achieve you can’t just keep up, you’ve got to get ahead.
Robust and comprehensive traceability, enabling you to track your ingredients from “farm to fork”, along with flexibly and easy to use production scheduling, are part of the basic DNA of every process manufacturer.
There is enough stress in the factory already for manufacturers, so making jobs easier goes a long way. Staying frustrated with your Traceability and Scheduling Processes should not be an option. Having efficient processes to give you real visibility and control of your manufacturing operation can save so much time and it makes work life just a bit more bearable. Having a solution which offers the functionality of traceability and production scheduling all in one system should be something to bear in mind.
Why not look at ProcessForce powered by SAP Business One?
Are any of these problems familiar to you? –
Production scheduling letting you down? If scheduling is nothing more than a planning board in the production office, or a spreadsheet, the odds are that you will outgrow that solution sometime in the near future, if you haven’t already done so! As your business expands, adds new products new production lines, and you try to juggle the demands to reduce lead times and costs, then the need for an integrated scheduling tool becomes overwhelming. ProcessForce, powered by SAP Business One, delivers this capability.
Struggling with batch traceability? Are your batch records stored online or in manual folders? Are your QC test results all held in folders around the factory or held as an integral part of your business system? Do you have an electronic audit trail or a cumbersome paper trail? Can you meet the need for compliance and provide the necessary information in a timely manner? ProcessForce, powered by SAP Business One, delivers the QC and Complaints Management process as a core part of your business platform.
Poor, inflexible and out of date reporting? – can you easily and quickly access real-time performance indicators and usable information? Using the power and speed of he SAP HANA Analytics engine, that sits across the complete ProcessForce / SAP Business One platform, you will have the tools to quickly analyse and manage your business operations.
In short, if you’re in the business of manufacturing food or related products, ProcessForce powered by SAP Business One provides a complete, flexible, low-cost solution that was created specifically for your industry.
This process manufacturing solution can help your business by: –
Delivering integrated scheduling and “capable to promise” features to enable effective scheduling. Our solution considers both material and machine/labour availability to give you accurate schedules that can be managed using simple drag and drop tools, making your complex scheduling simple.
Providing a highly visible and almost instant response to batch traceability to allow you to respond quickly to a recall situation, enabling you to answer the key questions like what was that batch made from? What other products have been made with materials from that batch? Where has this batch been used? We take the complexity of compliance and deliver a simple but effective solution.
Improving reporting through interactive analytics to give you easy and instant access to flexible real-time information. Role based dashboards enable your key staff to have immediate and real-time insight into business performance, replacing the complexity of long reports with the simplicity of intuitive analysis.