Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison For Plastics and Rubber

Below you will find a comprehensive independent comparison of Top Rated Manufacturing ERP software systems for the Plastics and Rubber industries. Use the easy to navigate matrix  to compare pricing and compatibility data, as well as materials management, sales order management, financial, production, supply chain, and customer management capabilities each vendor might provide. Click on the product name links to dive deeper into product's features, or request a Free Demo to get more hands on experience.


  General Data
  Product NameSYSPROEnterpriseIQBatchMaster ManufacturingSage ERP X3Microsoft Dynamics NAVEpicor ERPSAP Business All-In-OnePlex Manufacturing CloudGlobal Shop SolutionsIFS Applications 8.0S2K EnterpriseMicrosoft Dynamics AXabas ERPDEACOM ERPBatchMaster ERP B1Infor M3MAX ERPMIE Trak Pro
  Version7.02015.18.407201610.002010Always Current2015.38.05.5AX 7 2016201514.914.3M3 13.2 (Feb 2014)5.5.22016.04.02
  Price Range$40K-500K onsite$50K- $2M$6K-$175K$2600/ user-$8K-$250K$4K -500K$120K-2M$5K + per month-$5K-500K$300K-2MPlease inquire-$20K-750K$75K and up-$200K-$2M$15K-$375-$5K -35K$ 5K-$ 500K
  Financing OptionsLease, Owner FinancingLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, FinancingOwner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownLease, Owner Financing, FinancingSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsLease, Owner FinancingLease, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingFinancingLease, Financing, SubscriptionLease, FinancingLease, FinancingFinancing, Leasing Options
  User Range4-10005-Unlimited3-7520-1000+5-7501-2000+50-500020-1000+3-100040-500010+ unlimited5-2,25010-25010-20005-50020-20005-150+5-500
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalYes, 60+ Countries yesYesYes40+ CountriesYesYesYesYesYesYes ( UK, CA, Caribbean)YesYesYesYesYes (40+ languages)YesYes
  ArchitectureSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA, .NET.NET .NETSOASaaS Multitenant SOASOASOASOASOA, .NET, CloudSOA / Multi-tierMicrosoft .NET.NETInfor 3 tier.NETClient-Server, RDS C
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas), Amazon Web services (Cloud)MS SQL Server, MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL Express, MS Access, Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, OracleCloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, ODBC CompliantOracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)IBM DB2, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft Azureabas Open Object Oriented DatabaseMS SQL ServerMS SQL ServerMS SQL Server, IBM DB2, OracleMS SQL Server, QuickbooksMS SQL Server, Amazon Web services (Cloud)
  Server OSWindowsLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixMac OS, Windows, Compatible w/all Operating SystemsLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsLinux, Windows, Solaris, AIX, HP-UXLinux, Windows, IBM Power SystemWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixWindowsWindowsWindows, IBM OS, System lWindowsWindows
  Materials Management
   Inventory Management    Inventory Control    Compliance    Inventory Control        Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Management    Inventory Summary    Bar Coding    Complex MRO    Master Production Schedule (MPS)    Inventory Controls    Material Valuation    Inventory Control    Inventory Management    M3 Procurement    Inventory Control    Materials Management Modules  
   Lot Traceability    Vendor Managed Inventory    Inventory Control            Bar Coding    Purchasing Process    Inventory Tracking    Bill of Materials    Costing    Material Requirement Planning    Manufacturing    Materials Management (MRP)    MRP    Master Requirements Planning        Lot and Serial Tracking      
       Wireless Warehouse Management System    Master Requirements Planning (MRP)            Handheld        Bill of Materials    Data Collection    Demand Forecasting        Material Planning        Warehouse Management Systems    Mobile        Master Scheduling      
           Mobile Data Collection            Material Handler Interface        Bar Coding    Inventory Control    Inventory Replenishment        Warehouse Management            Regulatory Compliance        Material Requirement Planning      
                       Material Movement        Job Tracking System    Inventory Management    Project Budgeting                            Repetitive Manufacturing      
                       Prioritize Orders        Material Requirements Planning    Materials Purchasing    Project Reporting                                  
                       Sales Order Allocation            Materials Solutions    Scheduling and Resourcing                                  
                                   Physical Inventory                                      
                                   Wireless System                                      
  Sales Order Management
   Document Flow Mgmt.    Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Enhanced Order Entry for Sage & QuickBooks     Purchasing Management    Service Management    Order Management    Sales Process    Commission Tracking    Complete Order Management    Collaborative Solutions    Order Processing    Sales & Marketing    Sales    Sales Overview    Sales Management    M3 Sales Management    Advanced Forecast    Sales and Order Management Modules  
   Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Quoting and Estimating    Sales Orders    RF Warehousing        Sales Mgmt. Overview        Competitor Intelligence Database    Demand Management    Component Repair    Work Order Processing    Sales Management                    Quoting and Estimating      
   Point Of Sale    Sales Orders        Sales Monitoring        Demand Management        Customer Orders    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Coordinate Projects                            Sales Order and Processing      
   Report Writer                    Electronic Data Interchange        E D I    Invoice Order History    Customer Orders                                   
   Return Mgmt                    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Order Entry & Tracking    Order Enrty    Field Service                                  
   Sales Analysis                    Storefront        Quote Tracking    Quoting & Estimating    Sales                                  
   Sales Orders                            Sales Order    Return Merchandise Authorization    Sales Quotes                                  
                                   Sales & Service Management                                      
                                   Shipping Logistics                                      
  Financial Management
   Budget Management    Financial Overview        Business Intelligence    Business Intelligence    General Ledger    Analytical Peporting    accounting Overview    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable & Receivable    Accounts Payable    AP / AR    Cost Accounting    Accounting    Accounting and Financials    M3 Financial Accounting     Fixed Asset Management    Financial Management Modules  
   Accounts Payable    General Ledger        Data Collection    Financial Management    Accounts Payable    Financial Business Process    Accounts Receivable / Accounts Payable    Accounts Receivable    Budget Management    Accounts Receivable    Financial Management Overview    Financial Accounting        Financial Reporting        General Ledger      
   Accounts Receivable    Finanacial Reporting        Financial Overview        Accounts Receivable        Costing    Business Intelligence    Cash Flow    Financial Highlights    Fixed Assets    Fixed Asset Accounting                Lean Tools / Lean Vouchering      
   Activity Based Costing    Accounts Payable                Multi-Cureancy / Company        Expense Project Tracking    Cash Flow    Consolidate Accounts    General Ledger    General Ledger                    Multi-Currency      
   Tax Management    Accounts Receivable                Financial Mgmt Overview        Inventory Valuation    Financial Management    Financial Summary        International Capabilities                    Multiple Cost Sets      
   Assests Register    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)                Tax Connect        Multi-Company Financial Consolidation    Fixed Assets    Fixed Assets        Project Accounting                    Payables Management      
   Payroll                    Cash / Asset Mgmt            General Ledger    General Ledger                            Receivables Management      
   Analytics                    Global Engines            International Accounting    Sales Contract Mgmt.                            Human Resources      
                                   Multi-Currency Management                                      
                                   Payroll Management                                      
  Production Management
   Bill of Materials    Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Batch Production    Discrete Manufacturing    Project Management    Production Mgmt Overview        Barcode Labeling    Advanced Production Scheduling    Asset Design    Capacity Requirements Planning    Bill of Materials    Costing    Formula Management    Costing    M3 Manufacturing    Lean Tools / Consolidated Planning    Production Management Modules  
   Engineering Change Control    Engineering Change Order    Bill of Materials Management    Process Manufacturing        Advanced Production        Capacity Planning    Engineer-to-Order    Batch Process    Shop Floor Control    Key Production Features    Production Planning & Control    Labor Tracking System    Product Development    M3 Product Data Management    Engineering Change Order      
   Factory Documentation    Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Formulation Management            Advanced Quality Mgmt        Complex Assembly    Lean Manufacturing    Configure / Make / Assemble        Product Builder        Production Overview    Production Management    M3 Project Management    Labor Tracking      
   Cost Tracking    MES    Product Costing            Job Management        Labor & Time Tracking    Management Solutions    Constraint-Based Scheduling                    Quality Management        Lean Capabilities      
   Planning and Scheduling    Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Production Management            Lean Manufacturing        Multi-Plants    Production Configurator    Engineer to Order                            Lean Tools / Labor Tracking      
   Projects and Contracts    Production Overview    Quality Control            Manufacturing Execution Systm.        Plant Floor Mobile Access    Project Management    Make to Project                            MAX Visual Shop Scheduler      
   Quality Mgmt    Quality Management    Samples Management            Planning & Scheduling        PLC Machine Integration    Quality Control    Multisite Planning                            Shop Floor Control      
   Quotations    Real Time Monitoring                        Preventative Maintenance    Quality Tracking    Project Management                            Subcontract Processing      
   Requirements Planning                            Production Scheduling Overview    Shop Floor Control    Repetitive Manufacturing                                  
   Shop Clock                            Shop Floor Control        Shop Floor Reporting                                  
                               Statistical Process Controls        Shop Order                                  
                                       Sub-Contract Management                                  
  Supply Chain Management
   EDI Solution    Capable to Promise    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)        Supply Chain Management    Supply Chain Mgmt Overview    Parts Demand Planning    Online Order & Tracking    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Distribution    Inventory Management    Key Supply Chain Features    EDI    Purchasing Overview    Master Production Scheduling (MPS)    M3 Supply Chain Execution    Bar Coding    Supply Chain Management Modules  
   Freight Calculator    Demand Planning    Purchasing for Sage and Quickbooks            Inventory Management    Strategic Operational Planning    Online Tool Release    Forecasting Trust    Equipment            Purchasing        Procurement    M3 Supply Chain Planning    Backflush by Operation      
   Inventory Forecasting    Materials Ordering                Purchase Management        Problem Control    Shipping & Receiving Management    Equipment Effectiveness                            Purchasing Control      
   Shipping Mgmt    Outsource Central                 Shipping & Receiving        Supplier Quality    Supplier Relationship Management     Preventive Maintenance                            Subcontract Processing      
                       Sourcing        Supply Chain Overview    Supply Chain Manager    Procurement                            Supplier Kanban      
                       Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                Supply Chain                                  
                       Warehouse Management                Warehousing                                  
  Customer Relationship Management
   Contact Management    Customer Relationship Management (CRM)        CRM    Sales & Marketing    Customer Relations Overview    Customer Relationship Management    Configurator Pricing     Customer & Prospect Management    CRM Features    Customer Relationship Management    Marketing Automation    Customer Relationship Management Overview    Customer Realations Management    Customer Relationship Management     M3 Customer Lifecycle Mgmt    Customer Service Portal    CRM Modules  
   CRM for Syspro                    Campaign Connect        Cost & Quote Estimating    Customer Relationship Management    Customer Services    Marketing Automation    Sales Force Automation                          
                       Case Management        Customer Master List    Sales Forecasting    Information Shring    Remote Sales Force Automation                              
                       Informatin Worker        Customer Relations Summary    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management     Mobility Features                                  
                       Lead / Opportunity Mgmt        Field Service    Service Management    Sales Configurator                                   
                       Mobile Connect        Opportunity Tracking                                          
                       Service Management        Quick Quoter                                          
                               Quote Tracking                                          
  Additional Capabilities
   Document Mgmt    Payroll Processing    Microsoft Dynamics GP Manufacturing    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Human Resources    Compliance Overview    Groupware Integration    Business Intelligence    Business Web    B2B Contracting    (EDI) Electronic Data Interchange    Alert System        Business Intelligence    e-Commerce    M3 Business Intelligence    Exact Synergy    Additional Modules  
   Espresso Mobile    Work Force Management    Quickbooks Manufacturing    Wholesale Distribution        Composite Applications    Human Capital Management    Computer Aided Design    Crystal Reports    Business Analytics    Distribution Management    Business Intelligence and Reporting        Direct Store Delivery        M3 Product Lifecycle    Exact Event Manager      
           Sage ERP Manufacturing            Enterprise Performance Mgmt    Intuitive Navagation    Document Control System    Data Conversion    Employee Self-Service    e Business Applications    Compliance Management        Formula Management                  
           SAP Business One Manufacturing            Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame        E-Commerce    Document Control    Expense Management     S2K Mobile    Human Resource Management        Labor Tracking System                  
                       Global Business Mgmt        Electronic Data Interchange    Global Application Builder    Human Resources        Service Managment        Point-of-Sale System                  
                       Human Capital Mgmt Overview        Groupware Communication    Online System / Time and Attendance    Mobile Solutions                Regulatory / Environmental Reporting                  
                       Product Data Mgmt        Human Resources Overview        Payroll, Time & Attendance                                  
                       Service Mgmt. Overview        SmartPlex Mobile Access        Recruitment, Training & Developemnt                                  
                       Social Enterprise                                                  
                       Web 2.0                                                  
  Services Support
   STARS    IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs             Support Options    Business Process Outsourcing        Security    FastRESPONSE    Implementation        Support Options    Upgrade Guarantee    Consulting        M3 Rental Management    Training and Education    Service & Support Modules  
   Support    IQMS Professional Services and Consulting                Hosting Services        Training Strategies    Global Shop Solutions Consulting    Support                Implementation        M3 Services Management    Customer Support      
   Training and Education    IQMS Technical Support                Learning & Educational Services            Global Shop Solutions University    Training                Support            Consultation Services      
       Software Updates and Maintenance Program                Managed Services            Learning & Educational Services                                      
                       Professional Services            Training Strategies                                       
                       Subscription Services                                                  

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