TechValidate Research on Epicor Manufacturing

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403 Customers Surveyed

2,713 Data Points Collected

56 Published TechFacts

13 Published Charts

4 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for Epicor Manufacturing

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Selected Research Highlights


Mattec Case Study

Numatic International

Introduction

This case study of Numatic International is based on a July 2017 survey of Mattec customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Mattec has inspired new continuous improvement initiatives and revolutionized how we manage our shop floor, saving our organization time and money.”

“We are continually using Mattec to extract data to look into our worse parts to help further improve scrap reductions.
We also use tooling maintenance to help maintain our tooling and use the data to help justify for new tooling.
It helps our planning department to show them which presses tooling can go into and press time available for the week/month if required.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Mattec:

  • Top Purchasing Drivers:
    • Reducing costs
    • Improving machine utilization
    • Reducing downtime
    • Reducing changeover time
    • Increasing product quality
    • Using MES data for continuous improvement
    • Increasing visibility
    • improve planning system

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Mattec that the surveyed company uses:

  • Is in the following industry:
    • Injection molding
  • Is using Epicor in conjunction with Mattec.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Mattec:

  • Operational Benefits Realized from Deploying Mattec:
    • Cost reductions
    • Improved machine utilization
    • Freed up capacity
    • Increased product quality
    • Increased visibility
    • Continuous improvement
    • Improved employee engagement
    • continuous planning improvements
  • Company payback period for their investment in Mattec was 12 to 18 Months or less.
  • Mattec implementation improved OEE by 25 to 40% or more.

Epicor ERP Cloud Customer Fact

Why choose the cloud?

A medium enterprise automotive & transport company decided to move from Epicor ERP On Premises to Cloud because they believed it would “eliminate the risk of the server crashing (which has happened) and allow for our ERP system to manage that for us, therefore reducing costs and manpower.”

Epicor Customer Research

Top Drivers For ERP Solutions

What were your top drivers for investing in an ERP solution?

Get better data to make better decisions
77%
Improve visibility across different business functions
61%
Ability to respond faster to demand
46%
Reduce costs
45%
Support revenue growth
38%
Consolidation of multiple ERP systems
22%
Ability to scale globally
15%
Meet compliance regulations
13%

Epicor Case Study

Lithographix Increases Staff Productivity with Easy-to-use Epicor ERP 10

Introduction

This case study of Lithographix is based on a January 2017 survey of Epicor customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“[Epicor ERP 10] is easy to use for a multi-company, multi-plant environment.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Epicor:

  • Invested in an ERP solution to:
    • Reduce costs
    • Improve visibility across different business functions
    • Respond faster to demand
    • Scale globally
    • Consolidate multiple ERP systems
    • Get better data to make better decisions
  • Top purchasing driver for choosing Epicor:
    • Epicor depth and breadth of product offerings (one stop shop for manufacturers)
    • Epicor pricing compared to competitors
    • Epicor deployment options of offering on-premises or cloud deployments
    • Epicor ability to provide the best product fit for my business needs
    • The ease of doing business with Epicor

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Epicor that the surveyed company uses:

  • Companies evaluated before selecting Epicor ERP 10:
    • NetSuite
    • Microsoft
    • Oracle
    • SAP
  • Found the following to be capabilities to be:
    • The ability to innovate: very Important
    • The cost savings drive: very Important
    • The ability to have complete visibility across all manufacturing processes: extremely important
    • Investments in modern technologies to adapt quickly to change & demand: very Important
    • The ability to expand into new markets: important
    • Enhanced customer experience: important

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Epicor:

  • Found the following capabilities of Epicor ERP 10 to be:
    • Performance: significantly better
    • Ease of use: best in class
    • Reliability: better
    • Scalability: better
  • Staff productivity increased by 30-40% with ERP 10.
  • Saw the following benefits after deploying Epicor ERP 10:
    • The ability to access needed information faster
    • Better accountability and visibility across business processes which is driving users to complete tasks faster
    • The ability to get more actionable data to make more effective decisions
    • Improved overall communications
    • The usage of a single system to manage instead of separate siloed ERP systems
  • Experienced the following after deploying Epicor ERP 10:
    • Cost savings
    • Increased output / capacity
  • Saw improvements within several months after implementing Epicor ERP 10.

Epicor Customer Fact

Epicor ERP Delivers Proven Value

Metkraft experienced cost savings, sales growth, and profit margin growth after deploying Epicor’s ERP 10.

Epicor Customer Research

Top 5 Operational Gains After Deploying Epicor ERP 10

Ability to access the information I need faster
61%
Able to get more actionable data to make more effective decisions
51%
Improved overall efficiency of business processes
36%
Single system to manage versus separate siloed ERP systems
31%
Accountability and visibility across business processes is driving users to complete tasks faster
29%


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