To thrive and grow, a manufacturer must be responsive to every increasing customer demand for product variety and sophistication. Global consulting firm Accenture confirms that complexity is here to stay in a report* that warns: “Problems can occur, however, when companies lose control of product complexity, which in today’s fast-moving, global, competitive environment has become an all-too-common occurrence.”
For manufacturers, control means having accurate information and making good decisions. Manufacture stock, custom or batch products most likely have a proliferation of similar yet distinct products and need more control of the product lifecycle management.
You need an easy and accurate method to track what you are designing, assembling, blending, or fabricating, that supports:
Complete and accurate product and process data drives improvements in:
The JAMS for Acumatica Bill of Material/Routing module manages production specifications that form the framework for planning and operations throughout the JAMS system.
Track pending changes. Coordinate with purchasing, production and inventory. Manage version control and updates to bills of material and routings. Control effectivity dates that specify when changes take effect. Engineering Change Control is an essential tool for keeping control of data in a rapidly changing world.Show Next
Product costing must be integral to engineering and operations for accuracy and validity. Raw materials, purchased items, consumable supplies, labor, plus fixed and variable production overhead – all are tracked in the Acumatica BOM and Routing module, allowing you to take advantage of revision management for the most accurate cost data.
Acumatica also supports: