The solution covers specific business-processes of cable production, which are not supported by standard ERP, at all stages – from sales order to end product shipment to the customer. The system uses length and drum-based entities to manage inventory and production effectively and accurately.
Solution retains and uses specific information for cable industry (length, diameter, specification, drum). Data import from cable design solution via CableBuilder.
Customer requests (length, quantity, drum options etc.) are accurately recorded to determine the sales price which includes the actual metal price/usage.
Batch posting of metals price-lists are synchronized with exchange prices to hedge against fluctuating copper/aluminum prices. The supports the optimization of raw materials in purchase planning (including cutting waste, reserve stock, time buffer, best suppliers prices etc.).
Accurate information about inventory and end product of stock, including the remnants of cable on drums. Special functionality decreases cut losses during unwinding of orders from the drums.
Production planning including sales orders, inventory and production capacities. Optimum production orders sequencing (scheduling) minimize time for equipment settings improving overall efficiency.
Solution allows to arrange product test, register the results and generate quality certificate.