Industries Served by Discrete Manufacturing ERP Software
Discrete manufacturers are those that produce discrete items like electronic components, machinery, fasteners, vehicles, tools, etc. where units are produced separately. These items are usually sold directly to consumers or other businesses that do additional processing or assembly.
Industries in the discrete manufacturing area include (but are not limited to):
- Consumer Goods
- Industrial Manufacturing
- Medical Device
ERP Systems for Discrete Manufacturing
Discrete manufacturers face tremendous pressures from their customers to continuously optimize production efficiency, streamline the supply chain: better manage suppliers, improve quality and manage costs.
With increasing global competition and a changing marketplace, it has never been so important for project teams to identify and implement integrated ERP that improves the complete business processes.
Requirements of a Discrete Manufacturing Solution
The discrete manufacturing sector has specific ERP needs and requirement, including:
- Financial Management
- Quality Management
- Inventory Tracking
- Integrated Financials
- Shop Floor Control
- Production Scheduling
- Order Management
- Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)