Mixed Mode Manufacturing ERP Software Comparison for the Plastics and Rubber Industries

Below is a comprehensive, independent review and comparison of Mixed Mode Manufacturing ERP software for the Plastics and Rubber Industries with an easy-to-navigate matrix comparing general data (e.g. price, financing options, etc.), materials management, sales order management, financial management, production management, supply chain management, and customer relationship management, plus any additional capabilities each vendor might provide. Click on the links to dive deeper into each vendor's software or request a free demo to get more hands-on experience.
  General Data
  Product NameEnterpriseIQSYSPROEpicor ERPSage ERP X3Plex Manufacturing CloudGlobal Shop SolutionsDEACOM ERPMicrosoft Dynamics NAVMicrosoft Dynamics AXS2K EnterpriseJobBOSS Shop Management SolutionMIE Trak Pro
  Version15.27.010.007Always Current2016.214.92016AX 7 20165.512.02016.04.02
  Price Range$50K- $2M$25K-500K onsite$4K -500K$2600/ user-$5K + per month-$5K-500K$200K-$2M$8K-$250K$20K-750KPlease inquire-$299-$200K$ 5K-$ 500K
  Financing OptionsLease, Financing, Leasing Options, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, SubscriptionLease, Owner Financing, Lease to ownOwner Financing, Lease to ownSubscriptionFinancing, Leasing OptionsFinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, Owner Financing, FinancingLease, FinancingFinancingFinancing, Leasing Options
  User Range5-Unlimited4-10001-2000+20-1000+20-1000+3-100010-20005-7505-2,25010+ unlimited1-1005-500
  Multi SiteYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
  Multi NationalyesYes, 60+ Countries YesYesYesYesYes40+ CountriesYesYes ( UK, CA, Caribbean)NoYes
  ArchitectureSOA, .NETSOA, XML, WebserviceSOA SaaS Multitenant SOASOAMicrosoft .NET.NETSOA, .NET, CloudSOAClient/Server or CloClient-Server, RDS C
  Database PlatformMS SQL Server, Oracle, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas), Amazon Web services (Cloud)MS SQL Server, Other, Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MAC OSMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas)Cloud-Based (Saas), Universally Compatible w/all Data Base PlatformsMS SQL Server, ODBC Compliant, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL ServerMS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL Express, MS Access, Microsoft AzureMS SQL Server, Oracle, Cloud-Based (Saas), Microsoft AzureIBM DB2, Cloud-Based (Saas)MS SQL Server, Cloud-Based (Saas), MS SQL ExpressMS SQL Server, Amazon Web services (Cloud)
  Server OSLinux, Windows, Unix, .NETWindowsLinux, Windows, UnixLinux, Windows, UnixCompatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsWindowsMac OS, Windows, Compatible w/all Operating SystemsWindowsLinux, Windows, IBM Power SystemMac OS, WindowsWindows
  Materials Management
   Inventory Control    Inventory Management    Advanced Material Mgmt.    Inventory Control    Inventory Summary    Bar Coding    Inventory Control        Inventory Controls    Master Production Schedule (MPS)    Lot and Serial Control    Materials Management Modules  
   Vendor Managed Inventory    Lot Traceability    Bar Coding        Inventory Tracking    Bill of Materials    MRP        Manufacturing    Material Requirement Planning    Material Control      
   Wireless Warehouse Management System        Handheld        Bill of Materials    Data Collection    Warehouse Management Systems        Material Planning              
           Material Handler Interface        Bar Coding    Inventory Control            Warehouse Management              
           Material Movement        Job Tracking System    Inventory Management                          
           Prioritize Orders        Material Requirements Planning    Materials & Inventory                          
           Sales Order Allocation            Materials Purchasing                          
                       Materials Solutions                          
                       Physical Inventory                          
                       Wireless System                          
  Sales Order Management
   Packing Slip & Shipping Management    Document Flow Mgmt.    Order Management    Purchasing Management    Commission Tracking    Complete Order Management    Sales Overview    Service Management    Sales & Marketing    Order Processing    Job Entry    Sales and Order Management Modules  
   Quoting and Estimating    Ecommerce Shopping Cart    Sales Management    RF Warehousing    Competitor Intelligence Database    Demand Management            Sales Management    Work Order Processing    Sales Order Processing      
   Sales Orders    Point Of Sale    Demand Management    Sales Monitoring    Customer Orders    Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)                          
       Report Writer    Electronic Data Interchange        E D I    Invoice Order History                          
       Return Mgmt    Estimate / Quote Mgmt.        Order Entry & Tracking    Order Enrty                          
       Sales Analysis    Storefront        Quote Tracking    Quoting & Estimating                          
       Sales Orders            Sales Order    Return Merchandise Authorization                          
                       Sales & Service Management                          
                       Sales Application                          
                       Shipping Logistics                          
  Financial Management
   Financial Overview    Budget Management    General Ledger    Business Intelligence    accounting Overview    Accounting Application     Accounting    Business Intelligence    AP / AR    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Financial Management Modules  
   General Ledger    Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable    Data Collection    Accounts Receivable / Accounts Payable    Accounts Payable        Financial Management    Financial Management Overview    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable      
   Finanacial Reporting    Accounts Receivable    Accounts Receivable    Financial Overview    Costing    Accounts Receivable            Fixed Assets    Financial Highlights    General Ledger      
   Accounts Payable    Activity Based Costing    Multi-Cureancy / Company        Expense Project Tracking    Business Intelligence            General Ledger    General Ledger    Payroll      
   Accounts Receivable    Tax Management    Financial Mgmt Overview        Inventory Valuation    Business Intelligence Application            International Capabilities              
   Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)    Assests Register    Tax Connect        Multi-Company Financial Consolidation    Cash Flow            Project Accounting              
       Payroll    Cash / Asset Mgmt            Financial Management                          
       Analytics    Global Engines            Fixed Assets                          
                       General Ledger                          
                       International Accounting                          
                       Multi-Currency Management                          
                       Payroll Management                          
  Production Management
   Bill of Manufacture (BOM)    Bill of Materials    Production Mgmt     Discrete Manufacturing    Barcode Labeling    Advanced Production Scheduling    Formula Management    Project Management    Bill of Materials    Capacity Requirements Planning    Quality Management    Production Management Modules  
   Engineering Change Order    Engineering Change Control    Advanced Production    Process Manufacturing    Capacity Planning    Cost Breakdown Application    Labor Tracking System        Key Production Features    Shop Floor Control    Shop Floor Control      
   Manufacturing & Production Reporting     Factory Documentation    Advanced Quality Mgmt        Complex Assembly    Engineer-to-Order    Production Overview        Product Builder              
   MES    Cost Tracking    Job Management        Labor & Time Tracking    Lean Manufacturing                          
   Material & Capacity Requirements Planning    Planning and Scheduling    Lean Manufacturing        Multi-Plants    Management Solutions                          
   Production Overview    Projects and Contracts    Manufacturing Execution Systm.        Plant Floor Mobile Access    Planning & Scheduling                          
   Quality Management    Quality Mgmt    Planning & Scheduling        PLC Machine Integration    Production Configurator                          
   Real Time Monitoring    Quotations    Planning and Scheduling        Preventative Maintenance    Project Management Application                          
       Requirements Planning    Product Data Management        Production Scheduling Overview    Quality Control Application                          
       Shop Clock            Shop Floor Control    Quality Tracking                          
                   Statistical Process Controls    Shop Floor Control                          
                       Shop Floor Data Collection Application                          
                       Shop Management                          
                       Software Preventative Maintenance Application                          
                       TrueView Data Display Application                          
  Supply Chain Management
   Capable to Promise    EDI Solution    Supply Chain Mgmt.        Online Order & Tracking    Advanced Planning and Scheduling    Purchasing Overview    Supply Chain Management    Key Supply Chain Features    Inventory Management    ShopView    Supply Chain Management Modules  
   Demand Planning    Freight Calculator    Inventory Management        Online Tool Release    Forecasting Trust                          
   Materials Ordering    Inventory Forecasting    Purchase Management        Problem Control    Shipping & Receiving Management                          
   Outsource Central     Shipping Mgmt    Shipping & Receiving        Supplier Quality    Supplier Relationship Management                           
           Sourcing        Supply Chain Overview    Supply Chain Manager                          
           Supplier Relationship Mgmt.                                      
           Warehouse Management                                      
  Customer Relationship Management
   Customer Relationship Management (CRM)    Contact Management    Customer Relations Overview    CRM    Configurator Pricing     CRM Application    Customer Realations Management    Sales & Marketing    Marketing Automation    Customer Relationship Management    Customer Relationship Management    CRM Modules  
       CRM for Syspro    Campaign Connect        Cost & Quote Estimating    Customer & Prospect Management            Sales Force Automation    Marketing Automation          
           Case Management        Customer Master List    Customer Relationship Management                Remote Sales Force Automation          
           Customer Relationship Management        Customer Relations Summary    Sales Forecasting                          
           Information Worker        Field Service    Sales Opportunity & Marketing Management                           
           Lead / Opportunity Mgmt        Opportunity Tracking    Service Management                          
           Mobile Connect        Quick Quoter                              
           Service Management        Quote Tracking                              
  Additional Capabilities
   Payroll Processing    Document Mgmt    Cloud Deployment    Multi-Channel Retail and Direct Marketing    Business Intelligence     Simplified Label Printing    Business Intelligence    Human Resources    Alert System    (EDI) Electronic Data Interchange    Automated Workflow    Additional Modules  
   Work Force Management    Espresso Mobile    Compliance Overview    Wholesale Distribution    Computer Aided Design    Business Web    Direct Store Delivery        Business Intelligence and Reporting    Distribution Management          
           Composite Applications        Document Control System    CAD Interface Application    Formula Management        Compliance Management    e Business Applications          
           Composite Applications        E-Commerce    Crystal Reports    Labor Tracking System        Human Resource Management    S2K Mobile          
           Document Mgmt        Electronic Data Interchange    Data Conversion    Point-of-Sale System        Service Managment              
           Enterprise Content Mgmt        Groupware Communication    Document Control    Regulatory / Environmental Reporting                      
           Enterprise Performance Mgmt        Human Resources Overview    Document Control Application                          
           Epicor Everywhere FrameworkEpicor Everywhere Frame        SmartPlex Mobile Access    Electronic Data Exchange                          
           Global Business Mgmt            Global Application Builder                          
           Human Capital Mgmt.            Key Performance Indicators Application                          
           ICE Business Architecture            Messaging System Application                          
           Mobile            Mobile Wireless Application                          
           Product Data Mgmt            Online System / Time and Attendance                          
           Service Mgmt. Overview            Process Documentation & Training                          
           Social Enterprise            RFID Technology Application                          
           Subscription Services                                      
           Web 2.0                                      
  Services Support
   IQMS EnterpriseIQ Training Programs     STARS    Business Process Outsourcing        Security    FastRESPONSE    Consulting    Support Options    Support Options        Customer Portal    Service & Support Modules  
   IQMS Professional Services and Consulting    Support    Epicor Consulting        Training Strategies    Global Shop Solutions Consulting    Implementation                Customization       
   IQMS Technical Support    Training and Education    Hosting Services            Global Shop Solutions University    Support                Training and Education      
   Software Updates and Maintenance Program        Learning & Educational Services            Learning & Educational Services                          
           Managed Services            Training Strategies                           
           Professional Services                                      
           Subscription Services                                      
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