Advanced Business Software for mid-sized Process Manufacturers
CitySoft sell and support two specialized advanced business software systems for mid-sized Process Manufacturers. The first system is Sage X3 and the second BatchMaster for SAP Business One. Both systems address the specific data capture and reporting needs of small to medium sized businesses and mid-sized process manufacturing enterprises with various product features & capabilities helping determine which product best fits each company's business needs.
Recipes and formulas
Purpose built Process Manufacturing systems like BatchMaster for SAP Business One and Sage X3 manage recipes and formulas as a unique entity and not simply as a component of a bill of material. This treatment better deals with compliance, revisions, allergens and super batches that produce multiple end products plus it simplifies the accounting aspects of costing production and products. Procession for Sage X3 by Provenio adds an additional layer of system specialization for small to medium sized manufacturers of chemical products such as detergents, cleaning products, and adhesives covering GHS, logistics goods handling and hazardous materials ratings.
Multiple Manufacturing modes
BatchMaster for SAP Business One and Sage X3 are designed to assist make to stock, make to order or contract manufacturers.
BatchMaster for SAP Business One and Sage X3 both support backward and forward traceability. Both systems support compliance with local regulatory requirements; offer quality control management (QC) processes, and supply chain optimisation features including inclusion of sub-contractors.
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
CitySoft sell and support Lascom a Product Life cycle Management system that works with both SAP and Sage to help manufacturers manage products from concept to new product commercialisation right the way through to product end of life and everything in between.
Optimising the supply chain
Both Sage X3 and BatchMaster for SAP Business One offer advanced warehousing software for paperless wireless mobile warehouse management of raw, intermediate and finished goods. The systems provide full bar-coding and scanning capabilities using the BatchMaster WMS suite or Sage X3 automated data collection (ADC) licenses or the Datalinx warehouse manager extension for Sage X3.
The system support weigh scale integration, and GS1 and SSCC bar-codes labels. The systems also support integrated EDI trade.
Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
Both Sage X3 and BatchMaster for SAP Business One work with various process manufacturing MES systems for streamlined real time production and “ERP” data exchanges.
Computerized Maintenance Management systems (CMMS)
Both Sage X3 and BatchMaster for SAP Business One offer or incorporate CMMS functionality designed to allow plant and equipment to operate optimally and production times to be maximized. Spare parts management, scheduled maintenance, planned or mandatory servicing, and supplier management as a part of a single advanced business system allows companies to comply with local laws whilst reducing the risk of unscheduled down time. Both products include best of suite CMMS functionality in their core system offer with DIMO as a best of breed application available where more advanced CMMS is required.
Food and Beverage
Pharmaceuticals – Life sciences
There are two product offerings from the CitySoft product portfolio that provide advanced business software system coverage to companies operating in the life sciences space.
The Sage X3 application offers mid-sized enterprises who manufacture and or distribute products from the pharma-life science industry a powerful process manufacturing system well suited to enterprises who may operate multiple plants and offices across multiple countries.
BatchMaster for SAP Business One also offers enterprises who manufacture and or distribute products from the pharma-life science industry with the core system including a number of pharma / life sciences specific system functions.