Running a successful manufacturing business of any size requires proper tech tools in place. A business management software is becoming a pre-requisite even for smaller manufacturing organisations in order to stay competitive in the marketplace.
In this blog, we look at ways small manufacturing business can become more efficient by implementing an integrated business management software.
Gain Full Visibility into the Manufacturing Process
An integrated business management platform can help your business manage every aspect of your production and supply chain activities, from procurement, materials and inventory to job tracking and distribution, from one single source or dashboard.
Your business can finally achieve full visibility into the entire manufacturing chain and benefit from real-time insights into its various processes. This way, management can identify areas that need improvement and optimise processes for future performance.
“We are able , using the technology of D365 Business Central to help SME’s mitigate risk, have complete control and drive growth, at the fraction of the cost of large ERP implementation” – Craig Garrett, Client Partner Decision Inc.
Automate and Unify Critical Business Operations
A challenge for many SMEs in manufacturing is having to create manual processes for every task and managing disparate data by relying on siloed third-party software applications that do not even communicate with each other.
This challenge can be solved with an integrated application that not only includes the priorities of a manufacturing business – production, accounting, stock and inventory control, sales – but automates key processes and eliminates the hurdles of manual multi-tasking.
Use Analytics to Optimise Production and Predict Demand
While various production and accounting software can assist your business to improve these critical operations, an integrated business management tool can take it further by integrating and analysing all business data to drive real actionable insights.
The result is an optimised production process and a more accurate view of market demand. Management can rely on real-time insights to predict future manufacturing and analyse trends, improve reporting, and make more informed decisions.
Small manufacturing businesses can become more efficient and more competitive by focusing on better customer care with the help of analytics-driven feedback and integration with marketing, sales and customer support.
Dynamics 365 Business Central is an all-in-one business management solution that is easy to use and adapt, fast to implement, easy to configure, and above all, affordable.
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Contact Craig Garrett. Decision Inc. Immix can help you make informed decisions with the right data across your business giving you an end-to-end view of your operations.