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Material requirements planning for metal fabrication

Material Requirements Planning (MRP) Explained


Material Requirements Planning gives floor managers and planners the ability to make informed purchasing decisions, schedule raw material deliveries, determine how much material is necessary to meet production, and create a labor schedule. Unfortunately, antiquated ERP design and use may create problems in production as well.

ERP software for metal fabrication companies

ERP software for metal fabrication companies


One of the most unique challenges metal fabrication companies face is the need to accommodate different customer preferences in the way the components are delivered. For example, a custom manufacturer may need a metal fabrication supplier to take on a design-to-order project. This means the fabricator will need to have a flexible process that allows for accurate cost estimates and frequent changes to the design - often right in the middle of production. ERP software for metal fabrication companies.

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Download the Guide to Custom Manufacturing: “Critical Success Factors For Custom Manufacturing”


As Custom Manufacturing Booms, abas ERP publishes the Guide to Custom Manufacturing: “Critical Success Factors For Custom Manufacturing”

Today’s customers increasingly demand customization. Offering customization was once inconvenient, expensive and time consuming. If you wanted to produce at scale and at lower costs, you had to standardize your components and processes.

abas ERP is top 20 ERP software 2018

Capterra Names abas USA as a Top 20 ERP Provider of 2018


 abas ERP was selected for the coveted Top 20 list of ERP providers for 2018, published by Capterra. The software was ranked #15 overall among 500 ERP providers, based on customer reviews and other factors. 

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Forterro Announces Acquisition of German ERP Vendor abas Software AG


Forterro, a group of European ERP software companies, backed by Battery Ventures, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire abas Software AG, a privately held ERP vendor, headquartered in Germany, with subsidiaries and partners in 27 countries.

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Manufacturing Is Undergoing The Largest Change in History


Learn more in this abas ERP video!


Three Unique Benefits of ERP for Manufacturers


For senior managers responsible for driving manufacturing growth at a strategic level the value of ERP should be fairly self-evident. For example, in general, everyone in this segment wants better business metrics; better reporting; and enhanced revenue – right? However, at a practical level, hearing about these results is not the same as actually receiving them.

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Hanover Trade Fair 2019: Secure your free ticket today


The digitalization and automation of all value added processes is a key factor of success in the production industry - even for midsize businesses.

FMA Annual Meeting March 5-9

FMA Annual Meeting - March 5-9


The Annual Meeting of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl.® (FMA) is a can’t-miss networking and educational program for those interest

PMA Conference - March 6-9, 2019

PMA: Forming Our Future Conference


The 2019 Forming Our Future: Leadership Conference and PMA Annual Meeting, March 6-9, will take place in San Antonio, TX!

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ERP Vendor Blog: Expanding your ERP System's Reach with Portals


Is your business suffering from a lack of integration between the ERP vendor portals and ancillary platforms? In this post, we'll look at how abas ERP overcomes these challenges through integration with Magento Web store platforms and built-in ERP vendor portals.

Mobile ERP can help you break the chain to your desk

Using Mobile ERP, Or Still Chained to Your Desk?


Mobility is critical in today's manufacturing and distribution operations. When your employees have to go back to their workstations to enter data or wait to update information until they're back in the office, they can end up feeling trapped at their desks, unable to work at their best. Think about this issue at an organizational level, and the feeling of being slowed down is even greater.

7 reasons why ERP projects fail

The 7 Reasons ERP Projects Fail and How to Avoid the Pitfalls


An ERP implementation project can be intimidating, but there are some common mistakes that companies make - avoid them and you dramatically increase the likelihood of success. Find out what the seven most common pitfalls are, as well as how to avoid them in this post. 

abas ERPuses a RESTful API to exchange data with other systems

RESTful API: The Secret Sauce in Better Manufacturing ERP


The right digital strategy lessens the burden of creating, maintaining and using technology. Through a powerful, simple RESTful API, manufacturers tap into the vast resources within abas ERP. Learn more about RESTful APIs and how they fit into ERP in this post. 

Advanced planning and scheduling in ERP

How Advanced Planning and ERP Scheduling (APS) Transforms your Manufacturing Environment


Utilizing an Advanced Planning and Scheduling, or APS, system will transform your manufacturing environment and make your wildest manufacturing dreams come true, and it all integrates with your ERP system.

important considerations when evaluating ERP

Prepare your Business for the ERP Implementation Process - Follow These 5 Tips


One of the most common mistakes businesses make when preparing for an ERP implementation is assuming it's just another project for the IT department. This couldn't be further from the truth - an ERP implementation is a major period of change for any business, and the key to a successful deployment is the preparation.

The industrial Internet of Things and ERP

There are Two I's in Team: The Power of the IIoT


First came the IoT, or internet of things, connecting virtually anything and everything that could be connected. Now its "big brother," the IIoT - industrial internet of things - is transforming the way the various parts and pieces of the supply chain converge - and converse - on the assembly line. Learn how IIoT is impacting the Fabrication & Assembly industry in this blog post. 

the 5 most important things when selecting ERP

5 of the Most Important Things to Look for in ERP Selection


In many ways, the ERP system you choose will be the primary medium through which the various functional areas of your company cohere into one unified whole. Selecting and implementing an ERP software solution is generally done to improve efficiency and transparency across business processes, which include everything from purchasing and sourcing, manufacturing, and inventory control to sales and marketing, distribution and customer relationship management.

abas ERP Field Service app

abas ERP Field Service App for Service Orders


The abas ERP Field Service App consolidates all of your field service data into a single place - service reservations, service requests, orders, service products, notes and tasks - all linked together and easily accessible whether your staff is in the office or not. The app provides easy-to-use tools for documenting the status of their service orders throughout their day, so they don’t have to wait until they’re back in the office to update.


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