Product Releases – August 2023

ServiceService Job Cards – stock must be reserved before Service Job Card can be closed An update has been made to our service job cards so that stock must be fully reserved before the job card can be completed. This is to ensure that stock remains correct on the system (as previously stock could be … Read more

What are the Objectives of MRP?

MRP, or Material Requirements Planning, is an inventory and supply management system designed for businesses. MRP software systems are designed to help plan manufacturing activities, delivery schedules, and purchasing of materials based on customer demand and production schedules. It ensures that there is enough material to meet production needs and that the production process runs … Read more

The different types of manufacturing production systems

When demand for your product is high, so is the need to make sure your production runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible. The type of manufacturing production systems you use and how you manage them can make your processes more cost and time efficient, meaning you can get high-quality products to your customers even … Read more

How to Find (and Eradicate) Bottlenecks in Manufacturing

Are you tired of seeing your assembly line come to a screeching halt? Or, maybe you have struggled to meet demand because of frustrating stock shortages or slowdowns in your operations. If you’re a manufacturer, such bottlenecks can be a significant headache, affecting your customer satisfaction, and bottom line.  Fortunately, you can take various measures … Read more

Why Quality Management is Important in the Manufacturing Industry

The UK manufacturing industry is valued at over £400 billion (and it’s steadily growing). You’ve likely noticed an increased demand for your products if you work in the manufacturing industry.  However, your business could suffer if you don’t prioritise quality while working to keep up with this demand. Below, you’ll learn more about the importance … Read more

Flowlens Product Updates – March/April 2023

As always, if you have any queries about any of these updates, please contact our Customer Success team via Flowlens Task Templates – ProjectsAn update was made to include the ability to create a task template against Projects so every time a Project is made, a task is created and assigned to a specific … Read more

How MRP Software Helps Increase Your Profit

Small and medium-sized manufacturers of equipment, devices, and machinery need to be efficient and profitable to survive in today’s competitive market.  But without the right tools, this can be a daunting task. That’s where manufacturing resource planning (MRP) software comes in. MRP software can help small manufacturers streamline their processes, maximise efficiency and save money. … Read more

How can MRP Software help your Small Business?

When it comes to inventory management, MRP software can be a game-changer for small businesses. Here’s what you need to know about how MRP software can help your business streamline its operations and save money. What is MRP software, and how can it help your small business manage inventory levels more efficiently? Materials Resource Planning … Read more

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