Manufacturing Challenges & Benefits with JD Edwards EnterpriseOne

Today’s manufacturing industry faces more challenges than ever before.

To stay competitive, manufacturing businesses need to streamline operations, reduce costs, update product formulas, drive supply chain efficiencies, increase employee productivity, maintain business relationships, adapt to new legal and regulatory requirements, protect IP, delight customers and keep their pricing sharp.

As a result they can’t afford to run into any issues that might interfere with productivity or the bottom line – Ndevr and JD Edwards can help.

Ndevr supports our manufacturing customers with Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Manufacturing Solutions that provide pre-integrated business applications and include key functionality developed specifically for your industry.

To illustrate how Ndevr and JD Edwards can help we’ve highlighted some key manufacturing challenges and the solutions.

While some of these examples are manufacturing specific many are common across all industry verticals and our experience means that we can assist customers in all industries address similar challenges.

Regulation Requirements

Challenge: Process manufacturers are subject to a number of regulations from a range of organisations designed to protect consumers and the environment from potential biohazards. If violated they can result in severe fines and damage to a manufacturer’s brand and reputation. It’s therefore important to make sure that all raw materials, equipment, processes, and products are up to code.

Solution: JDE 9.2 has the ability to build quality control and assurance into the production and distribution lifecycles, making it easier to identify and resolve quality issues as they arise. By automating quality control management, manufacturers can ensure their goods and materials are compliant, and save time and effort by streamlining a key business process.

Reducing Waste

Challenge: All manufacturers want to reduce waste.

Solution: JDE 9.2 provides equipment data to provide visibility of the production lifecycle and helps identify opportunities to cut waste and reduce equipment downtime. Detailed production plans help increase operational efficiency and ensure that perishable ingredients are used before their end date.

Consistent Products

Challenge: Consistent product quality is critical for success.

Solution: JDE 9.2 has the ability to automate quality control testing to identify potential inconsistencies before goods ever leave the premises. This ensures consumers receive the high-quality products they expect and provide manufacturers with peace of mind.

Environmental Consciousness

Challenge: Manufacturers need to be mindful of the affect their ingredients have on the environment and look for ways to reduce emissions.

Solution: JDE 9.2 provides data from manufacturing and supply chain systems that help track a businesses carbon footprint, energy consumption and emissions, and environmental compliance metrics.

Visibility of Supply Chain

Challenge: Manufacturers need to ensure that the raw materials and ingredients that go into their products come from reputable suppliers, that goods are delivered to customers on-time and in the condition promised.

Solution: JDE 9.2 software provides end-to-end visibility across the entire supply chain, tracks supplier and distributor performance and uses data analytics to provide valuable insights and drive more informed decision-making.

Ndevr – A Trusted Manufacturing ERP Partner

Ndver understands the challenges faced by our manufacturing customers having worked with leading Australian manufacturers such as Hunter Douglas, Cerebos, Cascade, Baxter Healthcare, Select Harvests, Paccar, and Brownes Foods to name a few.

Ndevr supports our manufacturing customers with Oracle’s JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Manufacturing Solutions that provide pre-integrated business applications and include key functionality developed specifically for your industry.

If you would like more information on how Ndevr can assist your organisation to take the next step in your digital transformation, please contact:
Tom Devine – Practice Manager – tom.devine@ndevr.com.au
Andrew Janky – Sales Director – andrew.janky@ndevr.com.au