Advanced Manufacturing & Material Planning Enhancement

AMMP

The Advanced Manufacturing and Material Planning (AMMP) add-on for SAP Business One was developed to extend the functionality of SAP Business One to meet the needs of small-to-mid-sized manufacturing and distribution companies.
SAP Business One AMMP App Schedule Boards

Schedule Boards

What are schedule boards? Why does somebody need them?

  • Sales Quotations
  • Sales Orders
  • Sales Order Shipping Schedule
  • A/R Collections
  • Purchase Orders
  • Production Orders
  • Production Resource Schedule

Forecasting

What is forecasting? Why does somebody need this enhancement?

  • Forecast by Warehouse
  • Use Bookings (Orders Entered) or Sales (Invoices and Credits)
  • 10+ Algorithms Moving Average, Seasonality and Trends
  • Assign the forecast algorithm to an item group, item and item/warehouse combination
  • Create a weekly forecast for the first month, then monthly beyond the first month
  • Forecast consumption alerts throughout the month
  • Forecast by Item Group and not a specific Item Code
  • History by Sales, Bookings and Usage
  • Can load history for many years without loading all the history transactions, which greatly helps with data conversion and being able to use forecasting immediately
  • Stand-Alone Forecast Simulator to help determine the algorithm and parameters to use
SAP Business One AMMP App Menu Options

Production Orders

What do production orders do for me? Why do I need this enhancement in SAP?

  • Assign materials to a Resource (Work Center)
  • User-Defined Production Order and Operation production statuses
  • Utilize Operation Codes (ISO Work Instructions)
  • Freeze Production Orders and Operations
  • Global Scheduling: Forward/Backward, Finite/Infinite
  • Automatically forward schedule production orders scheduled to start before ‘today’
  • Create component purchase order supplies (subcontract) from the Production Order
  • Create component production orders from the Production Order
  • Check component availability, view supplies to determine if all materials are available
  • Production Order Schedule Board
  • Production Resource Schedule Board (Work Center Dispatch)
  • If you have a primary operation, such as wire draw or extrusion, you can automatically create a new production order for each batch/tote/container so they can be tracked separately through production. This requires our advanced data collection add-on.
  • Integration to our Labor and Machine Data Collection
  • Create purchase or production orders for a specific BOM component (special order or sub-contract)

Sales Orders

What is forecasting? Why does somebody need this enhancement?

  • Create separate purchase and production orders for each line that has the same item code
  • Check component availability, view supplies to determine if all materials are available
  • Create purchase or production orders for a specific line item (same item, different due date)
  • Sales Order Scheduling Board
  • Sales Order Shipping Schedule
SAP Business One AMMP App Order Recommendation Screens

Material Planning

What do production orders do for me? Why do I need this enhancement in SAP?

  • Integrates material planning with production order scheduling
  • Planning by warehouse
  • Distribution Requirements Planning (interacts with Transfer Order processing)
  • Order Recommendation workbench to review requirements and create supply documents
  • What If Material Requirements by just entering an item#, quantity and due date
  • Projected Availability (Available To Promise) that includes forecasts, safety stock and all planned and actual supplies and demands
  • All demands are ‘pegged’ to supplies

Labor & Machine Data Collection

What is forecasting? Why does somebody need this enhancement?

  • Clock on and off of production orders or just enter labor card information
  • Progress quantity complete and rejected through operations
  • Ability to clock on more than one production order at a time
  • Validate operation quantity complete does not exceed previous operations quantity complete
  • Can choose to post time to production orders or just use it for reporting
  • Validate operation quantity complete does not exceed previous operations quantity complete
  • Can choose to post time to production orders or just use it for reporting
  • Can transact by operation#, operation code or resource
  • User-defined reject reason codes
  • Charge and track indirect labor (not to production orders), does not affect accounting
  • Transaction table in SAP for queries and reporting

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