Dynamics 365 Business Central

Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly Dynamics NAV) is an industry leading cloud solution for Small and Medium businesses. Business Central is broadly used in Manufacturing, and Sabre is the leader in providing Business Central training and implementation.

Solutions to Suit Your Specific Manufacturing Needs


Our years of experience in Engineer-to-Order means you can trust us to understand your business and focus on your needs without the struggle of explaining your processes to consultants who don't "get it."



Production manufacturers make the same product repetitively, whether to stock or based on customer orders.  Safety Stock, Sales Forecasts, Manufacturing Modules, Inventory Control, and Warehousing are all requirements of Production.

Job Shop

The classic Job Shop is a small manufacturing company with a collection of equipment that they “outsource” to their customers and are usually subcontractors to larger producers, who bid on quotes.



Products are assembled and configured based on customer requirements.  Usually, a configure to order manufacturer has a "catalog" and for the different products they sell often have "options" that can be selected.

Dynamics 365 Business Central

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is designed to cost, track, and schedule your manufacturing and distribution operations.  In addition to these core functionalities, it has fully integrated accounting, inventory management, sales, customer service, quality, supply chain management, and reporting (BI) capabilities.

Learn More About Business Central

Sabre Limited has prepared a series of videos to help manufacturing and supply chain customers understand Business Central.  You can watch the videos found here, and over the coming weeks see more video content under the specific manufacturing areas.


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Introduction to Business Central

Watch this video for an introduction to Sabre Limited and an overview of Business Central focusing on how Sabre Limited works with Microsoft Dynamics - using our manufacturing expertise.

Outlook Integration in Business Central

In this video, you will learn about Outlook Integration in Business Central, how to set up the integration and how Contact Insights works to help compose and organize emails. 

Business Central Manufacturing Overview

This video provides a high-level overview of manufacturing in Business Central and the different modules available specifically for manufacturing - Assembly, Production, Jobs and PrintVIS.

Excel Integration in Business Central

This episode will focus on the integration of Business Central with Excel in order to organize and examine financial data using features such as filtering, sorting, charts, and graphs.

Role Centers in Business Central

This video provides an overview of the user interface and role center (also sometimes called Dashboards) in Business Central. Microsoft has moved towards a Role Tailored experience in all their Dynamics products. 

Items and Inventory in Business Central

This video focuses on Items and Inventory functions of Business Central which allows you to add photos, attributes, create sales forecasts, and have Business Central use AI to created proposed sales forecasts based on past historical data.

Manage Your Financials

With Business Central, your company can connect data across accounting, sales, purchasing, inventory, and customer interactions to get an all-in-one software solution for your entire business. With Power BI and built in dashboards, you can see your business performance in real time with Dynamics 365.

Business Central integrates your manufacturing and supply chain with accounts receivables and payables, and dramatically reduces data entry compared to older technologies. The system can assit you in automatically reconciling accounts to close and report on financials quickly and accurately.

Dimensional accounting lets manufacturing companies analyze their data across multiple characteristics such as territory, product line, production methodology etc.… You can customize reports using seamless Microsoft Excel integration and adjust form designs with Microsoft Word templates.

Automate & Secure Your Supply Chain

Business Central incorporates powerful Materials Requirements Planning and Master Production Scheduling to predict when and what to replenish. Microsoft is constantly enhancing the software, and is adding Cortana AI technologies to assist in sales forecast and utilization calculations.  Inventory is managed in real-time, allowing you to purchase Just in Time and operate with a highly LEAN approach.

You have the ability to control stock levels, lead times, reorder points, lot accumulation periods and other key MRP factors out of the box.  Substitute materials can be used to help your sales and operations team identify alternate products.


A full featured workflow process can help you control new item creation, set purchasing thresholds for approval and control employee materials requisitioning.

Optimize Your Operations

With a full featured manufacturing system, ranging from basic kitting, multi-level bill of material

Use Business Central at its full extent to generate sales forecasts and expected stock-outs. The system automatically generates production plans and creates purchase orders.

You will get a holistic view of inventory for efficient order fulfillment. In addition, you will also be able to track every item transaction and movement by setting up bins based on warehouse layout and storage unit dimensions.


One special feature of the system is designed to help you calculate and optimize manufacturing capacity and resources. This enables you to improve production schedules and meet customer demands.

Keep Projects on Time & Under Budget

Let Business Central manage your project manufacturing with its powerful Jobs module. Manage engineer and technician time with time-sheets, and use advanced job costing and reporting capabilities to track project status and progress.

Compare your manufacturing against budget, and recognize revenues and expenses through various revenue recognition methodologies.

Engineer-To-Order and other Project Manufacturers also benefit from Sabre ETO, our unique addition to the Business Central Manufacturing product suite.  Sabre ETO adds easy to use requisitioning and procurement directly to your project bills of material.

Have Questions About

Dynamics 365 Business Central for Manufacturing?

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