Process Manufacturing Software

Process manufacturing companies manufacture products involving ingredients and recipes, including pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products, cosmetics, food and beverages and paints, coatings and inks.

For process manufacturers, ERP software functionality is vital to their regulatory compliance, competitive advantage and overall success. Although functionality varies based on the industry focus and the production process utilized, process manufacturing companies typically use ERP systems to track highly-controlled processes, manage batches of goods, record complex mixtures of formulas and trace ingredients through the various stages of manufacturing.

Process Manufacturing Software Functional Requirements

  • Traceability
  • Quality control
  • Health safety
  • Compliance
  • Formulation
  • Advanced scheduling
  • Document management
  • Shelf life management
  • Inventory management
  • Food safety compliance
  • Supply chain management
  • Product and order costing
  • Product development
  • Job process/cost accounting
  • Capacity scheduling
  • Material requirements planning
  • Product sourcing
  • Shop floor reporting and scheduling
  • Order entry and shipping functions
  • Quote generation
  • Work orders
  • Workflow management
  • Manufacturing process and flow
  • Integration with Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
  • Product lifecycle management
  • Integration with third-party logistics (3PL) providers
  • International customs, tariffs, and regulatory requirements

Panorama’s ERP consultants provide a complete service offering that can assist your organization throughout the process of ERP selectionERP implementation and organizational change management.

Our consultants are aware of the potential pitfalls of ERP selection projects and can help hedge against project cost overruns, software that is misaligned with business needs, and lack of return on investment. The ERP team has industry-specific expertise that helps achieve measurable business improvements.