Manufacturers need the right ERP Features

Just like the machinery in your shop and the culture at your company, Genius ERP is considered from the point of view of what small and midsized manufacturers need to get the job done right. With Genius ERP, take hold of the best tools for the job.
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Custom manufacturing?
No longer a puzzle.

It’s one thing to handle the demands of repeat manufacturing, but it’s another completely to handle the demands of high-variable, multi-stage production.

Whatever your plant’s mix of project types—engineer-to-order, make-to-order, configure-to-order and mixed mode or repeat—Genius ERP comes out-of-the-box with features to move your production to the next level, in terms of both throughput and profitability per project.

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The Genius ERP Difference-Maker

We Aim for Growth - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features

Aim for Growth

Growth never comes easily, especially without the right foundation. Genius ERP helps companies increases effectiveness with their existing resources, improving customer satisfaction, job costs and business oversight so that sustainable growth can follow.

We Improve Throughout - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features

Improve Throughput

Are you maximizing job capacity with your existing resources?  Does one point in production create issues over and over? Genius ERP is the manufacturering software for optimizing production, from quote to cash.

We Ensure Profitability - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features

Ensure Profitability

Can you say with absolute certainty which jobs are profitable and their true costs? With Genius ERP, actionable business insights and details regarding cost, benefits and logistics become clear.

Key Features

CAD2BOM - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features


Right out the gate, save on engineering time and align projects for headache- and error-free success with software that converts CADs into BOMs, ready for procurement, planning and pricing.

Shop Floor Scheduling - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features

Shop floor scheduling

As complexity in manufacturing increases, so does the chance for long-term bottlenecks. Don’t let one point in production slow all projects down. Genius ERP is designed to prevent WIP accumulation by optimizing scheduling in real-time and according to true constraints.

User Portals - Genius Manufacturing ERP Features

Connected accounting, customer portals and your MRP

Say no more to patched systems, piles of spreadsheets, team miscommunications and missed opportunities: keep all your job, payment and sales information in one place—for both your team and your valuable customers.

Design-to-delivery: covered, centralized and controlled.

Here are some standard ERP for SME features:

Product Engineering - Manufacturing ERP Features

Product Engineering

Take CAD designs, transform them into BOMs and RFQs, save engineering time and reduce data entry and production errors.

Inventory Control - Manufacturing ERP Features

Inventory Control

Avoid material and long-lead item shortages while optimizing purchasing for a rolling stock of goods when you need them.

Project Management - Manufacturing ERP Features

Project Management

Save time and meet delivery targets reliably with intuitive purchasing, including for long-lead items ahead of BOM.

Customer Management - Manufacturing ERP Features

Customer Management

Determine prices based on true material, labor, and other costs. Start with accurate quotes, end with on-time delivery.

Quality Management - Manufacturing ERP Features

Quality Management

Generate NCRs, monitor corrective practices and steadily increase standards. Hold vendors to quality, track warranties.

Employee Management - Manufacturing ERP Features

Employee Management

Identify true costs by managing payroll by production order, while employees invoice and manage costs on one platform.

Production Planning - Manufacturing ERP Features

Production Planning

Maximize throughput based on real-time oversight of production floor, actual capacity and impact on resources.

Vendors Management - Manufacturing ERP Features

Vendors Management

Make price inquiries for multiple items to multiple suppliers. Reorder items based on minimum stock or combine orders.

Accounting - Manufacturing ERP Features


With just one system, connect finances, production, and all payment info to a specific job for easy tracking.

Sales CRM - Manufacturing ERP Features

Sales CRM

Track opportunities, monitor sales pipeline in real-time while benefitting from all-in-one Genius ERP and CRM support.

Rest API - Manufacturing ERP Features

Rest API

Connect 3rd-party applications, websites and custom programs to share real-time information with dealers and customers.

Business Intelligence and Analytics - Manufacturing ERP Features

Business Intelligence & Analytics

Monitor and measure operations using real-time dashboards. Track progress, efficiency and employee performance.

The best ERP for manufacturing is one that's designed to fit.

Discover manufacturing management software built for your specific processes.

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Work with mechanical engineers, not just IT guys

It’s one thing to handle the demands of repeat manufacturing, but it’s another completely to handle the demands of high-variable, multi-stage production.

When you choose an ERP, you also choose the team that will get you up and running. Specialized along industry verticals, Genius ERP consultants speak the language of manufacturing. Your best people know your business inside out. Same goes for us.

We're partners for growth with manufacturers across North America.

Reelex ERP Software Case Study

Equipment & Packaging / Patterson, NY

Reelex needed an ERP for high volume production runs, and one that could handle the company’s custom packaging machine manufacturing.

Hinds-Bock Co. ERP Software Case Study

Food & Bakery / Bothell, WA

After two unsuccessful ERP installs, Hinds-Bock needed to find a flexible, all-in-one solution for its complex ETO business platform.

Fil-Trek ERP Software Case Study

Pressure Vessel & Tank / Cambridge, ON

This industrial filtration PV & T manufacturer needed greater control of its systems to manage their business.

From top-floor to shop-floor.

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