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Eliminate inefficiencies and accelerate business performance

Get visibility and insight with Sage business management solutions for discrete manufacturing.

Improve inventory management, control production costs, and quickly adapt to new regulations

As a manufacturer, you need visibility and insight into inventory, quality and costs in order to better manage your business and supply chain.

Having a solution that has been designed specifically for your industry gives you a competitive advantage. With an ERP system for discrete manufacturers, you can integrate your processes and manage your operations more effectively - from procurement and scheduling to inventory and sales - enabling you to consistently deliver high quality output and proactively respond to demand and supply changes.

Streamline your business operations processes

Discover how three technology trends can help you overcome today’s top four industry challenges.

Learn new ways to manufacture innovative products faster, improve your business processes, and reduce costs.

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Examine the real-world benefits of adopting the solution that brings efficiency and visibility to some of the most competitive businesses around the world.

Reclaim control over your manufacturing processes

Discrete manufacturers are facing a real challenge to remain competitive. Discover an easier way to efficiently manage your business.

Eliminate inefficiencies with Sage ERP manufacturing solutions

Every discrete manufacturer’s processes and tracking systems are unique, as are the problems they encounter. Whether it is production planning, scheduling, sourcing of raw materials or finished products, it’s crucial to understand the inefficiencies and problems that undermine profits and growth potential. You need a faster, more intuitive and flexible solution tailored to meet your specific business needs. Our manufacturing ERP solutions can provide:

Supply chain visibility

Gain a single view of your business and get real-time insight on inventory, financials, and processes - no matter where you are.

Data-driven demand forecasting

Use predictive analytics to make proactive decisions that optimise order management, inventory management, and production control processes.

Operational efficiency

Accelerate your business processes and workflows to optimise capacity, reduce costs, shorten payment cycles, and improve cash flow.

Greater innovation

Improve collaboration and information-sharing among all stakeholders through easily accessible web portals.

Complete regulatory compliance

Automate compliance requirements with audit trails that document and report all relevant data.

Thorough process management

Streamline your processes to better manage your supply chain, returns and reconcile inventory if you experience a product recall or compliance issue.

An industry-focused solution

Whether you’re looking for furniture, smartphone, airplane or automotive
manufacturing software, our manufacturing ERP solutions offer:

  • Production management methods by job, order, or inventory
  • Automated, finite capacity planning
  • Extensive lot, sub-lot, and serial number traceability
  • Flexible work order release management capabilities
  • Bill of Materials management with component by date

Surpass customer expectations and increase profits

Run every area of your manufacturing business with Sage Business Cloud X3.

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Sage X3

Provides faster, more intuitive and tailored business management solutions than conventional ERP for organisations looking to thrive and retain their competitive advantage by increasing their agility and embracing change at speed.

  • A single solution for your managing core business processes including inventory, sales, customer service, finances, and more
  • Collaborate across divisions, countries, multiple sites, languages and legislations
  • Manage financial operations with general ledger, cost accounting, and budgeting
  • Control procurement, cash flow and business purchases
  • Get a complete view of your customers across sales, marketing, customer service and support
  • Ideal for manufacturing, wholesale distribution, and service processes
Learn more about Sage X3

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