Microsoft Dynamics AX for Process Manufacturing
Manufacturers and distributors of natural, industrial or consumer packaged products face many unique challenges. In addition to customer demands for fast deliveries and lower costs, your company also faces the need to:
- Maximize capacity
- Manage co-products and by-products
- Comply with regulatory mandates
- Meet changing customer demands
- Continuously drive process improvement
Microsoft Dynamics AX and Stoneridge Software implement an end-to-end solution that covers financials, business intelligence, contract management, manufacturing, warehousing, and supply chain and distribution.
A Stoneridge Software implementation of AX will help you:
- Reduce development cycles
- Respond quickly to customer trends
- Comply with changing regulations
- Maintain quality standards
- Control costs and increase profitability
With the right system in place, you can improve operations, get better visibility into your supply chain, increase your competitiveness and in turn, your bottomline.
In addition to its core capabilities, Microsoft Dynamis AX provides companies specializing in process manufacturing with tight integration of businesses processes to help increase efficiency and cut operational costs. Microsoft Dynamics AX empowers you to eliminate maintaining several silo systems and consolidate core company functions, along with discrete, lean, and process manufacturing into a single ERP solution.
Merrick Pet Care Streamlines Warehouse Production to Increase Accuracy, Better Understand Costs, and Deliver Shipments in Record Time
When your team is logging overtime hours to manually fix data discrepancy errors, you know it’s time to take action. For Merrick Pet Care, the struggle of dealing with incorrect inventory on-hand balances had become routine. Not only was it hard on personnel, but this costly and inefficient process was also causing shipping delays…
Key features in AX for Process Manufacturing Production and Logistics:
- Formula management
- Co-product and by-product planning and management, including allocating costs for unplanned co-products and by-products
- Multi-dimensional inventory capability
- Containerized packaging
- Full visibility and partial visibility catch weight management
- Batch attribute assignment, search, and reserve capability
- Inventory batch management
- First expired/first out (FEFO) and shelf life inventory management with the ability to set vendor-specific batch information
- Commodity pricing management
- Rebate and trade promotion management
- Approved vendor set up and maintenance
- Vendor batch detail set up and maintenance
- Potency management
- Batch balancing for potency formulas
- Purchase pricing based on actual potency
- Lot inheritance
- Batch order sequencing
"Above the Norm"
“The people that I work with at Stoneridge are above the norm in their customer service, they have done a great job in helping us achieve our goal.”
– Alan Decker, IT Project Manager, Merrick Pet Care, Inc.
“Stoneridge Software is a team of knowledgeable professionals with a broad degree of expertise. They are partners that help move our business forward.”
– Wayne Freeman, Director of Information Technology, Merrick Pet Care, Inc.
Have Any Questions?
Stoneridge Software is a unique Microsoft Gold Partner, with emphasis on partner. With specialties in Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics GP and Microsoft Dynamics CRM, we focus on attracting the most knowledgeable experts in the field to our team, and prioritize delivering stellar solutions with maximum impact for your business. At Stoneridge, we are deeply committed to your results. Each engagement is met with a dedicated team, ready to provide thorough, tailored, and expert service. Based in Minnesota, we intentionally “step into your shoes,” wherever you are. We focus on what you care about, and develop trusting, long-term relationships with our clients.