ERP For Manufacturing

Moulders Consulting: We Offer A Top-Quality ERP System For Manufacturing

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.

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How Our ERP System For Manufacturing Delivers Results

Our software is a bespoke MRP/ERP solution designed for the manufacturing industry, created by people with professional expertise in the sector. Our team at Moulders Consulting Ltd. have over 40 years of combined experience within manufacturing, from numerous roles including sales, marketing, operations, and management.

Our personal experience and in-depth understanding of the sector have enabled us to successfully implement many ERP/MRP systems throughout the industry, helping to streamline processes, promote efficient operations, and improve outcomes.

What Is An ERP For Manufacturing?

ERP stands for Enterprise Resource Planning. In short, ERP systems plan and coordinate all the processes involved in your business, enabling effective data transfer and information exchange.

This helps to ensure seamless operations – promoting efficiency and delivering a smooth workflow.

What Is An MRP System?

MRP, or Material Requirements Planning, is a system which is used to manage and plan the material requirements for manufacturing. MRP is a critical process which ensures that the necessary resources are available when required to create manufactured products.

About Our ERP System For Manufacturing

Our software leverages the advantages of both MRP and ERP systems, providing a fully integrated product management solution for our clients in the manufacturing sector.

Our solutions are specifically designed to meet the needs of the manufacturing, assisting businesses to streamline their processes at every level for optimal efficiency and performance.

We have successfully implemented our ERP and MRP systems within companies of all types and sizes. Contact us today to learn more about our industry-leading software, and join the future of manufacturing!

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Want to know what our ERP system for manufacturing can do for you?

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
Tooling Register

Incorporating a full tooling register, maintaining your clients tooling status and location


Multi-level Bill Of Materials, to include sub-assemblies, and final assemblies

Production Planning

Visual Capacity planning and scheduling, by the Week, Day and even Hour

Job Cards / Works Orders

A clear visual document for shop floor use - including BOMs for Injection Moulding


Full customer and Supplier data capture with CRM Traceability and email capabilities throughout


Ability to trace material from Purchase Order through WIP to final moulded component

Second Operations

Ability to track manufacturing flow to clearly identify secondary operations and manual operations


Full purchase planning auto updated customer sales order demand, and stock allocations

NCR / Quality

Track all non-conformance reports and corrective actions, integrated with part record

Shop Floor Data Capture

Real time data collection from production - tracking all processes and works orders / job cards


Snapshot insight into daily business expectations, monitoring progress in real time


Raise invoices using our invoicing module, integrated directly with Sage, Xero & Quickbooks

Why Choose Us

Reason For Choosing Us

Accredited Company

Members of the BPF & PlastikCity

100% Guarantee

Service providers to the Injection Moulding Industry


Over 40 years experience within the Plastic Injection Moulding Industry

Working With The Best

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About Us

At Moulders Consulting Ltd., we are specialist providers of ERP/MRP software for the manufacturing industry. Our software is specifically designed to meet the needs of manufacturing companies with an annual turnover ranging from £1M to £25M. We partner with companies to help them optimise their processes, minimise manufacturing costs, and maximise profitability.

Our mission is to support companies to achieve superior quality products by improving their operational efficiency and reducing production costs. As a direct result of this, we can deliver increased profits for our clients on a long-term, sustainable basis.

We provide a wide range of services, specially developed to meet the specific needs of our clients. Using our experience in various aspects of the injection manufacturing process, including Industry 4.0 advancements, we can deliver expert advice to enhance your production processes and support your marketing and sales initiatives.

Our services include expert guidance on ERP/MRP systems, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) implementation, production process optimisation, e-commerce solutions, marketing strategies, ancillary services, troubleshooting, and more. Our services deliver the cost-effective consultancy and effective solutions required to empower your business to deliver enhanced products and services, while benefitting from higher profit margins.

At Moulders Consulting, we are committed to delivering quality services and products at cost-effective rates. Contact us today to learn more about how our software can enhance your processes, achieve higher profit margins, and maintain 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.