Over the last decade the manufacturing sector has undergone major changes in North America. There is always increased pressure from the likely sources - all the while customers are demanding faster delivery and more competitive prices at a higher level of quality and more and more product variation and innovation.
I have worked with a lot of companies that manage their purchasing in a variety of ways. It’s always part of any ERP project to help them improve purchasing management practices, and in particular improve their efficiency and accuracy. This is a major part of any ERP implementation in manufacturing businesses.
Manufacturing companies have a love/hate relationship with inventory. They need it to make things … but it costs a lot of money to have too much of it. Best in class manufacturers maintain just the right inventory at just the right time. Learn how Business Central inventory can help.