As today’s customers demand quality, differentiated products at increasingly competitive prices, manufacturers are challenged to find ways to reduce inventory, labor and transportation costs, while satisfying their markets. To that end, companies are looking for outsourcing opportunities, without losing the visibility of those partner-managed processes.
Despite the increasing complexity of the manufacturing process and the speed of change in the global supply chain, companies can maintain customer service levels by capturing and integrating the transactional data from their partners into their ERP systems.
Acsis Edge is a lightweight, fully integrated solution that collects and connects product data as it moves move through the supply network. It enables complete traceability of movement or actions taken at an item level, from manufacturing to customer delivery. Transactions are directly fed into your ERP system in real-time without cumbersome integration, complicated training or additional processes. In other words, you can manage your manufacturing and distribution network as an extension to your company, allowing for:
Working with Acsis, one leading manufacturer automated the real-time tracking of customer-deployed product in order to optimize inventory, manage consumption, and seamlessly integrate product movement into their SAP system.
As a result of the traceability, the company was able to increase sales due to automated billing and product replenishment, reduce stock outages, and cut operating expenses by 50% by reducing rush orders.
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