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There is no end of options available to you when it comes to manufacturing software – what should you pay attention to when trying to find the best option?
Manufacturing is a complex, evolving and often unforgiving industry. It presents a number of difficult challenges:
That’s just to name a few.
It’s these challenges that manufacturing applications aim to help you deal with. Unfortunately, equipping your firm with the best software available isn’t just a matter of picking one at random.
There are some that are better than others – but how can you tell them apart?
Many firms like yours have a combination of up-to-date software programs running side by side with core legacy programs.
The reality is that, given how large and important the manufacturing industry is, the need for constantly improving technology is so considerable, and there’s no end of options available to you.
With so many vendors vying for your business, how can you narrow down the options and choose the best one for you?
What Features Should You Look For In Manufacturing Software?
Worthwhile manufacturing software will…
If you’re going to invest in software, it should have features including:
If you can’t manage your inventory with the application you choose, then you’re just going to have to find another, right? That’s why you should ensure it has inventory management capability before you make any decisions.
In a nutshell, the right manufacturing application will make what you already do, easier. Simple as that – but, does that sound too good to be true? The good news is that it isn’t.
Fishbowl Manufacturing Software supports the following operating systems:
Fishbowl Manufacturing Software also provides training and support via online tutorials, in-house support, and training videos. Despite that, many reviews suggest that it can be very difficult to use if you lack extensive technical skills.
While NetSuite Manufacturing Edition only provides standard training materials, reviews suggest that it is very user-friendly and modern in its interface. Furthermore, given the browser option, it’s less expensive upfront and is very easy to implement.
E2 Shop System Software supports the following systems:
While easy to learn and use according to reviews, E2 Shop System Software has an outdated interface that will likely not scale for enterprise-level needs.
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