Accurate demand forecasts are essential for distributors and manufacturers to determine which products to buy or make and how many to keep on hand in order to avoid stock-outs and lost sales Forecast Modeling for Sage 500 ERP from e2b anytime apps helps ensure this information is accurate. An accurate forecast minimizes carrying costs, reduces financial exposure due to high inventory levels, maximizes labor and machine utilization, helps reduce overtime, and minimizes machine setup and tear down. It is very likely that you have Excel on your computer—it‘s a great product, but it’s not designed for forecasting. We have a solution for that. Continue reading
Streamline labor entry with rapid grid entry, batch transaction processing, and data validation with Enhanced Labor Entry, a Sage 500 ERP add-on
Labor-intensive environments can achieve huge returns on investment by streamlining labor entry and transaction processing. In some environments, it is ideal to post labor transactions in real-time through the Sage 500 ERP labor entry screen or via the Shop Floor Control menu. However, in many companies, it is more efficient to have employees complete paper job tickets which are entered into the system at the end of each shift or at the end of the day. Continue reading
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Chardon, OH, June 10, 2013- e2b anytime apps, a division of e2b teknologies, today announced a new Enhanced Inventory module forSage 500 ERP to help companies track serial and lot tracked components to the finished goods produced from them.
Enhanced Inventory is built in the Sage 500 ERP application framework extending existing features for manufacturers of automotive, consumer electronics, food and beverage, capital equipment, and other products where serialized or lot tracked component are used in the production of serial or lot tracked finished goods. Continue reading
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The topic this week? Batch Process Production Entry for Sage 500 ERP (FKA MAS 90)
Batch Process Production Entry in Anytime 500 is very useful for batch environments such as food, beverage, and chemical processing, as well as repetitive or lean manufacturing.This enhancement is similar to the Production Entry task in the standard Sage MAS 500 Light Manufacturing module. However, instead of creating work orders onthe-fly by posting transactions against the routing, Batch Process Production Entry allows companies to post multiple labor and/or material transactions against open work or batch orders from a single screen. Continue reading
Tracking raw material lots or serial numbers to finished goods is a huge advantage to companies in many different industries, especially in food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and electronics where companies will often issue multiple lot/serial track items to production where they produce multiple quantities of lot of serial tracked finished goods. Yeah, that’s a mouthful…the question is, if something goes wrong with a raw material, will you be able to recall the finished good lot?
Split costs and quantities from one work order to another work order in Sage 500 ERP. Very useful for reworking bad parts. Click Here To Watch Video
Determine which work orders to release to production based on your on-hand inventory quantities. This module prevents orders from being released that cannot be manufacturered; helps you prioritize work orders; and shows material shortages.
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Sub work orders automatically created when a work order is generated for a top-level finished good in Sage 500 ERP. Group related work orders together for reporting and scheduling to see dependencies. Click Here For Video
Copy routing steps to other routings or to work orders. Very useful for adding rework steps to exisitng work orders. Click here for video.
Kanban Replenishment module for Sage 500 ERP inventory and manufacturing customers. Automate PO creation from Kanban Card scans and determine what size your Kanban Bins should be based on demand usage history.
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Validate labor entry data against routing standards; process labor entries in a grid; post labor entries in a batch. Click Here to watch a video
Major manufacturing cost enhancements for Sage 500 ERP, click here to watch video.
Control changes to linked documents and files in Sage 500 ERP. CAD files, quality and engineering documents, brochures, and more. Check-in – check-out with version control.
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Webinar: Quality Management for Sage 500 ERP, Cick Here