ERP For Manufacturing Industry
Moulders Consulting: We Offer A Top-Quality ERP For Manufacturing Industries
At Moulders Consulting, our software is a custom Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution meticulously designed for the manufacturing industry by experts with extensive experience in the field.
Using our background of over 40 years of combined experience in manufacturing – encompassing sales, marketing, operations, and management – we have successfully implemented numerous ERP/MRP systems within the sector.
MRP, which stands for Materials Requirements Planning, plays a vital role in the manufacturing process, ensuring that the right materials are readily available at the right time to produce top-quality products.
The steps involved in MRP include:
Determine The Production Schedule – The production schedule is formulated based on several factors such as customer demand and inventory levels. The system calculates the quantity of products to be produced over a specified period, which forms the basis for the production plan.
Calculate The Material Requirements – The system then calculates the material requirements by analysing the quantity of products that need to be produced and the materials required to produce each product, while factoring in a waste margin.
Check Inventory Levels – When the system has calculated the material requirements, it then checks that inventory levels are sufficient to meet the production requirements.
Generate Purchase Orders – If the inventory levels are insufficient, the MRP system will generate purchase orders for the required materials including the quantity, delivery date, and other relevant information.
Track Progress – The MRP system tracks the progress of any purchase orders that have been placed, including delivery dates and any delays or issues.
Adjust The Plan – Should there be any changes to the production schedule, or if any delays or issues with the materials arise, the MRP system will adjust the production schedule accordingly.
An effective MRP system plays a crucial role in ensuring that the right materials are available at the right time, which is a vital factor in producing high-quality products.
How Our ERP For Manufacturing Industries Delivers Results
Our custom MRP/ERP software has been meticulously crafted for the Plastic Injection Moulding Industry by professionals with extensive expertise in the field. The dedicated team at Moulders Consulting Ltd. collectively possesses over 40 years of hands-on experience in Plastic Injection Moulding, spanning various roles such as sales, marketing, operations, and management.
Drawing upon our personal experience and deep understanding of the industry, we have successfully implemented numerous ERP/MRP systems in companies of all sizes, contributing to smoother processes, greater operational efficiency, and enhanced overall outcomes.
What Is An ERP For The Manufacturing Industry?
Enterprise Resource Planning, commonly known as ERP, orchestrates and coordinates all processes within your plastic injection moulding business. In essence, ERP systems facilitate efficient data transfer and seamless information exchange.
This promotes operational fluidity, enhances efficiency, and ensures a smooth workflow.
What Is An MRP System?
Material Requirements Planning, abbreviated as MRP, serves as a system employed for the management and planning of material needs in manufacturing.
Within the plastic injection moulding industry, MRP plays a pivotal role in guaranteeing the availability of essential resources precisely when needed for the production of injection moulded products.
About Our ERP For Manufacturing Industries
Engineered with precision, our solutions are crafted to meet the specific requirements of the plastic injection moulding sector, aiding businesses in optimising processes at every level for peak efficiency and performance.
Our track record speaks volumes, with successful implementations of our ERP and MRP systems across a wide range of plastic injection moulding companies. Contact us today to delve into the features of our industry-leading software and embrace the future of plastic injection moulding!
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MCL Software - for the Injection Moulding Industry
Over 40 years experience within the Plastics Industry
2023 - The Year For Efficiency!
An all-encompassing, tried and tested ERP / MRP for the Injection Moulding Industry – the core software has been developed to cater for our complex industry, and we have the knowledge and grass routes experience having worked within Injection Moulding Factories, to fully understand the improvement in efficiencies required to make an ERP / MRP implementation really worthwhile. Communication is the key! Scroll on down to see just some of the key features of MCL Software.
MCL Software - Key Features
DASHBOARD – designed to give an overview of your facility – broken down into sections to include
Sales | Quotes | Purchasing | Production | Quality | Delivery
Navigate easily from your dashboard to access all ERP / MRP info – even through to production planning.
PARTS – see all of the information you need to about any manufactured or bought in part on one simple to use screen. Here you will have an overview of the following:
Part Details | Activity | Files | Suppliers | Allocations | Options
BOMS – easy to navigate and populate – able to select multiple items easily on the Bill of Material in a variety of units, including percentages to jobs which may include Masterbatch, UV Stabaliser, Powders, Anti-Microbial agents etc.
Add files, quality documents, C of C’s, and tooling data to ensure all relevant detail can be accessed in one clear and concise location.
BOMS – You then delve deeper into the detail of the specified machine best suited for the manufacture of this component and add on any ancillaries required including robots, conveyors, dryers, and even the human resources required for production.
Add notes that are relevant to the job, and the additional bonus of the costing calculator gives you the ability to track profitability, and calculate price breaks by relating the part cost, to various quantities, and your required margin.
JOB CARD – All of the right information, all in the right place. The MCL Job Card clearly shows the following:
Work Order No. | Part Number | Description | Job Quantity | Drawing
Customer | P/O Ref No | Order Line | Date | Notes
BOM details, to include quantities, weights, units of measure, locations, and type of product
Tool information, including location, change inserts, and cavities are provided
Allocation of machines and any ancillaries required to complete production
And finally, the image of the part itself to help the production personnel to keep on track.
MCL Software - Key Features
Why Choose Us
Reason For Choosing Us
Moulders Consulting Ltd. specialises in providing tailored ERP/MRP software solutions for the plastics industry. Our software is meticulously crafted to meet the unique requirements of plastic injection moulding companies with an annual turnover ranging from £1M to £25M. Collaborating closely with our clients, we use our expertise to optimise injection moulding processes – thereby minimising manufacturing costs and maximising profitability.
Our mission is to assist companies in achieving superior product quality by enhancing operational efficiency and reducing production costs. This, in turn, leads to increased profits on a long-term and sustainable basis. We offer an extensive range of services, carefully developed to address the specific needs of our clients in the plastics industry.
Drawing upon our experience across various facets of the injection moulding process, – including advancements in Industry 4.0 technologies – we provide expert advice to enhance your production processes and support your marketing and sales initiatives.
Our service portfolio includes expert guidance on ERP/MRP systems, seamless implementation of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), production process optimisation, e-commerce solutions, marketing strategies, ancillary services, troubleshooting, and more. These services are designed to deliver cost-effective consultancy and effective solutions, empowering your business to provide enhanced products and services while benefiting from higher profit margins.
Moulders Consulting Ltd. is committed to delivering quality services and products at cost-effective rates. Reach out to us today to explore how our software can improve your processes, achieve higher profit margins, and create sustainable growth for your business!
About Our Directors
About Mark Amphlett
With over 20 years of experience in the plastics industry, Mark Amphlett played a pivotal role in the growth of Amtek Plastics, Newton Abbot, as General Manager.
Under his leadership, the company’s annual turnover surged from £650k to over £3M in less than 6 years. Mark’s effective branding strategies positioned Amtek Plastics as a leading provider of Plastic Injection Moulding services in the UK, resulting in a significant increase in inbound inquiries, from an average of 3 or 4 per month up to a typical monthly total of well over 60.
These outcomes showcase Mark’s exceptional marketing skills, unwavering dedication to fostering growth, and remarkable talent for strategically positioning businesses to achieve success.
About Andy Jewell
Andy Jewell entered the plastics industry in 1989, with an Honours Degree in Chemistry with Business Administration.
During his early career, Andy gained invaluable experience in sales, developing his technical knowledge of material handling, drying, and dosing systems, as well as real-time Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the Plastics sector.
As his expertise in the Plastic Injection Moulding industry developed, Andy transitioned into the promotion and sale of real-time Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the Plastics sector.
Working closely with a renowned US-based supplier of MES/SFDC/i4.0 solutions, Andy played a crucial role in establishing them as a leading provider across the globe. His dedication and contributions helped to drive the company’s success and solidify its reputation within the industry.
As an Independent Sales Consultant since 2017, Andy’s deep understanding of the plastics industry and expertise in MES solutions make him a trusted advisor and consultant.
His commitment to excellence and delivering tangible results has helped numerous customers achieve enhanced productivity and profitability.