Manufacturing

Managing manufacturing is a challenge; predicting demand, correctly analysing material and resource requirements, production planning and ensuring quality output all form part of a manufacturing business’s essential activities. Even small errors can have damaging downstream consequences in terms of productivity, quality, sales and ultimately profitability.

Bill of Materials

The ability to respond quickly to customer requirements is key in today’s market. Greentree’s Manufacturing suite is designed to allow you to easily and accurately manage the assembly of products for make to order and make to stock manufacturing requirements, ensuring you know exactly what materials are required, at what cost, providing responsive customer delivery at appropriate pricing and profit margins.Read more

Factory Orders

The ability to respond quickly to customer requirements is key in today’s market. Greentree’s Manufacturing suite is designed to allow you to easily and accurately manage the assembly of products for make to order and make to stock manufacturing requirements, ensuring you know exactly what materials are required, at what cost, providing responsive customer delivery at appropriate pricing and profit margins.Read more

MRP

Being able to respond ‘on-the-fly’ to last minute changes to a scheduled production run without compromising the core process, balance customer demand, forecast requirements and plan production with pin-point accuracy are aspects of the manufacturing process that ‘truth-be-known’ have shortened the life span of many fine managers and enthusiastic production planners over the years. The ‘engine-room’ activities of any business with a manufacturing, distribution and/or assembly component will be planning, production and inventory management which is why Greentree’s MRP & Forecasting modules are intricately integrated with Greentree’s Inventory Management module.

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Forecasting

Being able to respond ‘on-the-fly’ to last minute changes to a scheduled production run without compromising the core process, balance customer demand, forecast requirements and plan production with pin-point accuracy are aspects of the manufacturing process that ‘truth-be-known’ have shortened the life span of many fine managers and enthusiastic production planners over the years. The ‘engine-room’ activities of any business with a manufacturing, distribution and/or assembly component will be planning, production and inventory management which is why Greentree’s MRP & Forecasting modules are intricately integrated with Greentree’s Inventory Management module.

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Quality Control

Have you ever had to return an item to the manufacturer or retail outlet because it was faulty, damaged or outright broken? Irritating isn’t it? Most of us have had to do this at least once in our lives and the nuisance value of the whole process can’t be understated. Testing for quality assurance is an afterthought for some businesses or not part of the manufacturing process at all for others where the urgency to get products out the door takes precedence. The outcome becomes an exercise in false economics as the cost of having dissatisfied customers is considerable and over time will surely exceed the investment required for a robust Quality Control process.Read more
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Maskell Productions

“Greentree has proved to be an excellent choice for our manufacturing-based business, with noticeable efficiencies in the way we define our Bill of Materials and cost jobs.”

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