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Manufacturers can leverage the elemental capabilities of NetSuite ERP, one can steer adaptive technology to ensure scalable operations and efficient workflow. It enables you to manage procurement, plan production, and integrate discrete manufacturing processes via a unified platform. It offers the extensive agility and power to support and adapt to change management and drive greater capabilities to streamline manufacturing. With NetSuite Planning and Scheduling, you can witness automatic balance supply and demand. You can ensure the right inventory in the right place at the right time.
Planning and Scheduling
It is one of the most complex functions within manufacturing or production processes. By leveraging the core capabilities of NetSuite, manufacturers can come across a real-time, flexible scheduling engine. It is intuitive with finite and infinite capacity scheduling.
Here, you can pick either a traditional calendar view or a Gantt chart where NetSuite displays upcoming production with intuitive drag-and-drop tools. It enables you to choose items for the right location and to be delivered at the right time. Once everything is scheduled, you can grab a real-time view of production and even spot potential problem areas.
Drag and Drop Scheduling
With the introduction of the task scheduler in NetSuite, you can see the popular Gantt chart view of production. Additionally, you can avail of the ability to manually drag operations in case you need last minute changes.
Real-Time Scheduling Engine
The NetSuite scheduling engine is uniquely engineered to help manufacturing scale planning and scheduling. In such a case, manufacturers can even consult a certified NetSuite Solution Provider to comprehend the functionality more closely. This Scheduling Engine runs in real-time and can be set to automatically schedule work orders as they are created or reach a defined status. Once the work order is saved, you can witness each operation being scheduled according to the defined parameters.
With the deployment of NetSuite’s comprehensive workbench functionality, you can grab a single place where most of the configuration is performed.
From one, integrated platform you can define:
- Setup and run standards
- Lag and hold time
- Batch configuration
- Asset and labor requirements with priorities
- Detailed work instructions
- Inspection plans with acceptable tolerances
For all those manufacturers who can make their products in batches to match the capacities of their machineries (specifically food and beverage manufacturers but broadly applicable), this can easily be attained by defining the appropriate batch parameters. Once this is done, NetSuite Planning and Scheduling will create and schedule each batch separately. This helps ensure compliance with the capacities of the equipment or machinery that’s running them.
NetSuite Planning and Scheduling comes with robust utilization reporting that allows you to pick the metrics that matter. Right from multi-language and multi-currency capabilities to control, co-ordinate, and manage, manufacturers can revive production planning and scheduling. It enables them to make the most of trending opportunities and lead the competitive edge.
Being accredited, certified #1 NetSuite Partner in India, we are known for assisting businesses to witness improved project completion records, more satisfied clients, and reduced non-billable work. We confer the most scalable NetSuite Manufacturing ERP that delivers adaptive technology solutions to helps manufacturers lead the competitive edge.
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