Both the Sage ERP 300 and SAP Business One advanced business software systems offer excellent solutions for discrete manufacturers.

For Discrete Manufacturing companies already using Sage 300, CitySoft recommends AutoSimply, otherwise CitySoft recommends using the light manufacturing capabilities that are standard in the SAP Business One footprint. A foot print that grows with each and every new release of SAP Business One, or using SAP Business One with Produmex manufacturing a software system designed exclusively for SAP Business One, that adds best of breed discrete manufacturing capabilities to SAP’s light manufacturing capabilities. Together SAP Business One and Produmex manufacturing provide MRP2, MPS, graphical presentation of production schedules including WBS and OBS, and simple drag and drop rescheduling capabilities. The system includes mobile data capture and touch screen terminals for shop floor capture of data. For mature or growing SME’s SAP Business One and Produmex manufacturing form a powerful end to end business system.

Sage 300

Sage 300 (formerly ACCPAC) is one of the Worlds most popular and successful SME ERP software solutions in the small to medium sized enterprise space, with an estimated 265,000 users Worldwide spread across 45,000 enterprises.

Sage 300’s success is due to its strength and depth as a best of breed modular system in financials, distribution, reporting and accounts. A mature network of independent software developers (ISV’s) have also created a wide range of modules to enhance and extend the core Sage 300 modules broadening further the attractiveness of Sage 300 including eCommerce, advanced warehousing, retail POS and manufacturing.

When combined with AutoSimply, Sage 300 becomes a complete solution for SME Discrete Manufacturers. Built using the Sage software development tool kit (SDK) AutoSimply integrates seamlessly with the core modules to capitalize on the power of Sage 300.

AutoSimply

Built inside Sage 300, AutoSimply is the ideal ERP software solution for SME Discrete Manufacturers. AutoSimply supports the entire operational flow, from material purchases to processing and closing-out orders, with features like a fully integrated lot and serial tracking function.

Production Planning

The AutoSimply Production Planning module is an intuitive production scheduling and materials requirement planning solution for SME Discrete Manufacturers. AutoSimply is fully integrated with Sage ERP’s Financial and Logistics modules.

Manufacturing Lot Tracking

The AutoSimply Manufacturing Lot Tracking Add-on module allows warehouse personnel to define lot/serial tracking information for materials issued, returned and received in the warehouse.

Shop Floor Control

The AutoSimply Shop Floor Control module allows users to record time entries, capture work centre transactions and operation times and tracks the occurrence of station downtime and indirect stoppages.

For discrete manufacturers AutoSimply combined with Sage 300 delivers powerful MRP, MPS, purchasing, work orders, and multi level bills of material controls as part of an integrated ERP solution.