Acu Process Manufacturing Summary
Acu Process Manufacturing (APM) is a native application built within the Acumatica cloud xRP platform that helps manage the exclusive needs of Process manufacturers fully integrated with other Acumatica ERP modules.
Modules such as Formulation, Packaging Bill of Material, Production, Quality, Properties, Compliance, EHS & Data Collection are integrated with core modules of Acumatica cloud ERP such as Finance, Distribution, and CRM. The solution can be scaled to meet the needs of companies of any size and offers both cloud hosting and on-premise.
APM manages the critical requirements of batch process manufacturers in chemical, food, or pharmaceutical industries that produce flagship products and distributes or for contract manufacturers, custom formulators, private labeling service providers.
Formulation Module helps the Formulators/Recipe Product development Team with varied options for managing the Formula. Some of the features include defining Products, Co-Products, and By-Products, Access & Version control, Documenting SOP/Manufacturing instructions, tracking WIP Yield or Process Losses, Flexible and comprehensive costing.
Packaging BOM helps in defining the Product Packaging, e.g., Bottles, Cases, Pallets. The separation of Formula/Recipe from Package BOM aids in focused data sharing relevant to the specific team.
Production execution includes issuing raw materials/components, recording labor hours or equipment usage, Lot Control ability, Multiple Valuation Methods, Handling Scraps, Returning Over Issues, Reversing Data Entry Errors. The solutions handle distinctive manufacturing processes like Blending/Mixing bulk intermediates using Formulas and fill or containerization or Assembly using Package BOM. Repacking or Rework can be executed. Other features include tracking Equipment Calibration, WIP Checklists/Inspections, WIP Yield Losses, SOP Durations.
Quality Control is integrated with Purchase, Production, and Sales cycle. Safety Data Sheets can be authored and distributed from the Application. Other Regulatory & EHS documents like Incidents, Near Misses, Audits, Deviation Records, Investigations with Non-Conformance and RCA, CAPA can be created and managed inside the Application.
Acu Process Manufacturing Advantages
Technology Leadership — Acu Process Manufacturing (APM) is developed on the Acumatica Cloud xRP platform that offers advanced extensibility capabilities of the Framework with its rapid release cycles to maintain technology leadership.
Comprehensive Features — APM Provides a full set of features required for the Process Manufacturing Industry.
Custom Processes – APM includes in its RoadMap frequently requested Product Ideas and keeps investing in the product. Regularly new functionality and new technologies are added. Any custom application integrations are simple and fast as the entire Platform is API Enabled, for example integrating Data from Production line Robotics Equipment into ERP for analysis.
Customer Support – APM has a dedicated Implementation and support team by Geography, and our functional consulting team is Acumatica Certified and comes with expertise in Process Manufacturing Industry.
Acu Process Manufacturing Technology
Acumatica is built on industry-standard Microsoft.NET, HTML 5 and Visual Studio, the Acumatica Cloud xRP Platform ensures you get an integrated development environment, ensuring a large worldwide talent pool. Acumatica xRP is created for scale, performance and flexibility.
You can go live with your application in months not years by leveraging Acumatica xRP’s platform features and pre-built functionality.
Acumatica enables you to easily migrate legacy data, reduce support cost, depend less on IT support.