Lean Manufacturing Solution
Simplify Your Manufacturing
Manufacturing is complex. Dealing with numerous vendors, multiple interfaces, complex information flows and poor visibility into orders, materials or production can hide a lot of small inefficiencies that add up to big costs.
With the right practices and lean manufacturing software in place, manufacturers can systematically identify and eliminate plant floor inefficiencies.
MCA Connect’s Lean Manufacturing solution, ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean, enables you to forecast savings before you undertake major changes in your business.
Using your existing ERP software data, ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean creates a complete model of your future state lean operation. As a result, you receive quantifiable data supported by what-if analysis that allows you to make valuable, data-driven decisions to improve lead time, reduce waste and deliver greater profits.
ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean helps you pinpoint the best way to reduce waste in your organization. This leads to lower costs, better customer service and bigger profits. With this solution, companies have seen savings estimates in the millions – and even surpassed those projections in actuality.
ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean
Pinpoint the best way to reduce waste in your organization.
Use our Lean Manufacturing solution to design and implement future state value stream maps using data from any ERP.
Major Components of Our Lean Solution:
ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean Base
Our ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean Base solution is an easy data migration tool that allows you to pull-in traditional manufacturing data from any ERP system, convert it into lean manufacturing data and assign it to the right fields in Microsoft Dynamics 365. It also comes with lean manufacturing extensions to better align your ERP system with lean principles and terminology.
ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean Scheduling
Whether you use fixed interval scheduling or product wheel scheduling, our Lean Scheduling solution ensures you meet customer demands. Fixed interval scheduling distributes the demand evenly over a set period of time. Product wheel scheduling looks at customer demand and inventory replenishment levels to optimize setup sequence and changeovers.
Our Solution Helps Lean Manufacturers:
Optimize Value Stream
Achieve the benefits of a lean manufacturing transformation significantly faster.
Accelerate Lean Journey
ManufacturingCONNECT for Lean will analyze capacity, identify ideal production load balancing and leveling opportunities and help you visualize “what if” scenarios.
Integrates with Dynamics 365
Kaban rules and production flows can be integrated with Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations for scheduling and execution. If you use a different ERP, the solution can pull data from any system.
Identify and eliminate plant floor inefficiencies. Achieve demand-driven production and increase replenishment efficiency.
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Why MCA Connect?
Microsoft is leading the digital transformation revolution and has invested billions of dollars in building a worldwide cloud computing infrastructure that enables their modern business application solutions capable of replacing legacy systems. When you combine Microsoft software with MCA Connect’s expertise, your technology becomes a strategic asset that sets you apart from competition.
For companies looking to gain competitive advantage through technology, MCA Connect is a Global Systems Integrator and Microsoft Dynamics Partner that delivers and supports operational transformation. By combining a dedicated team, 10+ years of Dynamics experience, and certified Microsoft professionals, only MCA Connect can consistently deliver innovative solutions that help automotive suppliers realize their vision.