Imagine being able to balance supply and demand challenges, driving profitable growth. BrightStar EPM’s solutions for manufacturing keep it all in check
Volatile consumer demand, price fluctuations, shortening product life cycles, intense competition, shrinking markets has transformed manufacturing industry completely in past few years. To add more to the challenges for manufacturing industry, rising energy and commodity prices, environmental issues, are forcing manufacturers to extract maximum value from IT investments.
From offshore competition and compressed margins to finding skilled labor and meeting demands for higher product quality, the manufacturing industry has its hands full. Addressing these pressures requires manufacturers have a solid grasp on market, product, channel and customer profitability.
For a manufacturing company, it’s a complex combination of customer innovation, product design, R&D, materials, capital and technology. This gives rise to numerous challenges:
- Accelerated innovation and new product development by keeping costs and risks minimal
- Gain better visibility across the extended supply chain to better predict and plan inventory levels
- A single view of customers/products/region for sales, prod, project, service teams to collaborate
- Monitor & improve cost to quality ratios of throughput’s & constraints, production/shop floor
- Improve ‘promise delivery’ through analysis of historical statistics, lead time, and inventory levels
- Warranty Management to improve quality and claim processing costs
- Improve operational efficiencies, customer satisfaction, workforce productivity and revenue
HOW BRIGHTSTAR SOLUTIONS CAN HELP!
Our EPM Expertise – offers detailed financial, demand-based planning and forecasting, creating dynamic and interactive info kiosks, dashboards, reports etc – for all critical to managing inventory and predicting financial performance. The unified, user-friendly platform enables manufacturers to:
(+) Apply prices, costs and volumes to planning models using a driver-based approach
(+) Evaluate performance using what-if models around cost, pricing and volume assumptions
(+) Define and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs), including gross margin, operating
margin, on-time delivery metrics, quality indicators, productivity metrics and more
(+) Calculate and track line-of-business profitability used activity-based costs and other internal
(+) Product Analytics, (+) Price Mix Analysis, (+) Product Costing, (+) OEE Analysis
(+) CFS Index, (+) Cost-to-Quality Performance, (+) Logistics, (+) SCM Analytics
(+) Manage all forms of planning
- Building an integrated information infrastructure across business units
- Building functional scorecards and personalized dashboards to measure business performance
- Enable real-time decision-making and response through unified view of data across the enterprise
BrightStar Performance Management Offerings:
We offer information collaboration and improved efficiency from Shop Floor To Top Floor. Our Manufacturing Intelligence solutions combine Domain Knowledge, Technology Competency, and Program Management to deliver world class solutions for our customers.
About Us: BrightStar Enterprise Consulting provides sophisticated, flexible performance management solutions that empower finance professionals to analyze results, model the future and optimize organizational decision making. Solutions for budgeting & forecasting, reporting & analytics, strategy management, consolidations, capital planning, profitability & cost management are delivered on a single unified platform. BrightStar embraces and extends Microsoft Excel® functionality, allowing finance professionals to manage data in a familiar environment – while providing unmatched modeling flexibility and enterprise performance.
Contact: For more information on how BrightStar Enterprise Consulting can solve all your above challenges and your business can benefit from the power of Enterprise Performance Management System, please mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a call at +91-9823.00.5326 (INDIA) to speak to BrightStar representative or visit our business page at http://www.bslion.in to find more details about our services.