Stock taking and stock management as a part of the material management are the connecting element between customer sales management, production planning and control and the purchase department.
Serial production process manufacturing highly depends on a sophisticated stock management, while the individual manufacturer might not depend on it as much, but as requirements for lean management methods are getting more important, the importance of a sophisticated stock management is getting more important as well.
GUSS expert supports you in your endeavour to improve overview and transparency using the following features:
-Master data management for articles, inventories and material resource planning.
-Article account: Management and comparison of requirements
derived from production orders and orders.
-Needs assessment for multiple MRP-types incorporating minimal and safety stock levels.
-Stock management corresponding to freely configurable warehouses
(shop-floor stock, external stock, stock for finished articles etc.)
-Monitoring of actually used input material of the melting department in a foundry.
-Stock taking management (yearly or monthly):
Stock assessment according to production costs or prices subject to escalation.
-Monitoring of used purchase articles in connection with production data feedback.
-Automatic capturing of materials used by the scale for charge-make-up,
as used by the foundry industry.
-Statistics to material transaction and usage.
-All features mentioned above are supported by EDI and
automated material resource planning functionality for all purchase articles
and for production planning.
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