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

What is lean manufacturing?

In a world where sustainability and efficiency are increasingly critical for the success of businesses, many companies have become interested in lean manufacturing as a way to cut costs, save time, and increase productivity. What is Lean manufacturing? Lean manufacturing is the application of “lean” practices, principles, and tools in the curation, development, and manufacturing … Read more

Why Is Production Planning Important?

In any manufacturing business, production planning is important because it ensures that materials, labor, and other resources are available when needed. By creating a production plan, businesses can avoid disruptions in their workflow and keep costs down. Furthermore, effective production planning can help businesses forecast demand and manage inventory better.  Production Planning Process The production … Read more

Latest Flowlens Product Updates – October ’22

MRP, Parts and Stock / Inventory Updates to the display of Part names across the system – We fixed a bug on the stock reservation area of a Job Card so now the ‘Part no – part revision – part name’ is shown in the part name field. We also updated the naming of Purchase … Read more

What can integrate with Xero?

Flowlens Material Planning Software (MRP) is an all-in-one software solution for small & medium-sized enterprises (SME’S). We provide Sales, Operations, Marketing, and Service features for manufacturers and dealers of products. To improve our incredible solution, we have integrated with Xero Accounting Software to provide a financial offering to our solution for the complete package to … Read more

DD Scientific masters stock management with Flowlens MRP & CRM

In our latest client feature video, Rob White, Sales Director, Alan Rex, Operations Director, and Georgi Cojocaru, Production Supervisor for electronic sensor manufacturing firm DD Scientific share their story on how Flowlens has helped the business improve efficiency and grow sales.  Like many firms who work with legacy systems, DD Scientific struggled to get easy … Read more

4 Ways Paperless Manufacturing Could Help Your Business

The world is fully operating in the digital environment; paperless manufacturing is the next step in pivoting your business into an efficient and robust operation. An MRP software is the solution your business needs. Why go paperless? A small business may spend over £14k a year on printing and traditional filing, the cost triples when … Read more