eresource Infotech

Production module in an ERP system

Press Release   •   Jan 05, 2016 10:55 IST

It is important for any production process to have maintenance of accurate costing to provide the production department and accounting staff with performance cost comparisons during and at completion of, each stage of the process. Manufacturing, Planning and Production Control module in the ERP system helps a company in a big in their production process. The Planning and production module in eresource ERP comprises of Forecasting based on Weighted Average, Multi Level Production Planning, Inventory and Material Planning, Capacity Planning, etc,. It is important that an estimated cost of production needs to be established for the completed work whether it be finished goods, assemblies or repair processes. Having established an expected cost of production, actual costs need to be accumulated into Work in Progress as the manufacture or production process is progressed.

Planning and production module in an ERP system could play an important role in a company's production process. It is normal practice that a company requires that manufacturing and production orders are progressed through a planning stage to ensure stocked materials are available and labor and machinery is not over committed. Although orders are scheduled into their correct position according to work order constraints, it is frequently necessary to ensure materials are either available in stock or going to be available before progressing an order into the plant. This is where the role of production module comes to picture. For details: