Open Source, Modern, DIY ERP For Paper Manufacturers

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Best-In-Class Paper Manufacturing Software

Control your paper manufacturing line with material resource planning, work orders, job cards, and other features to help you account for planned and unplanned scenarios. Record scraps, assign them value and sell or reuse them. What's more, you can pay per user.

Increase productivity, manage your supply chain smoothly, and get your paper to distributors faster with ERPNext. It is packed with integrated inventory support to manage your manufacturing, suppliers, and customers — all in one software.

Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP

Total Control Over Your Production Cycle

Keep an eye on your paper business and ensure orders are fulfilled with our Production Analytics Report — an aggregated view of production status. It includes several reports to help you analyze manufacturing load and make insightful decisions.

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Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP - Item Variants

Item Variants

Paper manufacturers have to manage thousands of product permutations, such as material or size. In ERPNext, the primary item is stored as an item template, and each of the variations is stored as an item variant.

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Bill Of Material (BOM)

Create BOMs (with or without operations, single or multi-level), automate the routings, and compare and update BOMs. Get started by building the BOM of your best paper product today!

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Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP - BOM Browser

BOM Browser

Navigate through the multiple levels of your BOMs and understand the foundation of your paper products. With the BOM Browser, you can not only view the BOMs of sub-assemblies, but also update them in real time to maintain accurate costs based on stock value and ongoing procurements.

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Shop Floor Management

With the Job Cards, Operations, and Workstations features, you can automatically capture mundane activities on your shop floor. A single screen shows the real-time status of job work, the location of each workstation, employee assignments, and the status and next steps of each work order.

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Material Resource Planning

Material procurement and production planning for paper products can become complicated with the sheer number of variants. Be it a work order against sales or material requests, ERPNext will show every aspect of your MRP. Track material consumption of batched inventory to curb expenses and achieve zero wasted resources.

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Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP - Capacity Planning

Capacity Planning

Optimize your workstations based on the resources available for open production orders. Identify and eliminate bottlenecks at the shop-floor level by creating a capacity plan. You can also maintain and manage planning schedules for a predefined period of time (30 days, 45 days, etc).

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Batched Inventory

Move or split batches between different warehouses. If you produce your paper in batches, the Batch master will come in handy to maintain manufacturing dates, expiration dates, and other details. Scan item barcodes with your device camera to easily search through your stock and make data-driven decisions.

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Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP - Multiple Units of Measurement

Multiple Units Of Measurement

Don't let systems stop you from measuring materials exactly the way you want! Keep track of different units of measurement for your inventory. Set up conversion factors in the Item master itself and facilitate smooth sales, purchase, and stock transactions. All conversions will be handled by the system.

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Supplier Portal

Use the supplier portal to help suppliers manage themselves. The suppliers can submit requests for quotations and automatic supplier quotations, or access ongoing purchase orders and receipts. Suppliers can also raise purchase invoices for fulfilled orders. You can then verify these invoices for final approval.

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Stock Replenishment

To prevent stockouts, track an item's reorder level. When the stock level goes below the reorder level, ERPNext will automatically create a material request. This helps you replenish inventory at exactly the right time and reduce chances of stock exhaustion.

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Customizable Open Source Paper Manufacturing ERP

On-The-Fly Customizations

Create your own custom paper manufacturing ERP software. Map your most important data by adding custom fields in your forms. Customize form behavior by auto-fetching values, hide fields based on user roles, and create custom print formats — all without a single line of code.

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Multilingual Paper Manufacturing ERP

ERPNext supports over 100 languages. Localizations build confidence while helping users feel welcome. Can't find your language? Help us translate: https://translate.erpnext.com

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Self-Onboarding & Empowerment

All the tools you need to achieve manufacturing excellence are part of the world’s first smart, DIY ERP. Transform your organization with excellent documentation and video tutorials that facilitate a zero-touch, super fast ERP implementation.

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