An Automotive Parts Manufacturing Solution
Epicor CMS is an ERP system designed specifically for automotive tier 1 and tier 2 part manufacturers with intensive supply chains. Epicor CMS helps eliminate shipping errors, tighten inventory accuracy, and strengthen enterprise-wide control and supplier management. Designed with medium sized discrete and repetitive manufacturers in mind, we help keep your business on the right track.
Created for your industry with Whiteboard Repetitive Production Scheduling, Automotive EDI, Machine Integration, Touchscreen Production Interfaces, Line-side Labeling, embedded Radio Frequency capabilities and Supplier Portals, Epicor CMS is a Honda approved solution that brings value with quick implementation and ease of use. With built-in support for your most important requirements, Epicor CMS can be deployed on premise or as a cloud option.
A Manufacturing Solution Built for Automotive Parts Manufacturers
The Epicor CMS automotive manufacturing system is used mainly in both tier 1 and tier 2 automotive part manufacturing operations from agile work order based applications to repetitive production under long-term supply contracts:
- Metal Forming and stamping
- Plastic injection molding and extrusion
- Blow Molding
- Plastic sheet thermoforming and processing
- Electronic assembly and components
- Fastening and springs
Epicor CMS Solution Infrastructure Options
Epicor ERP runs on the IBM Power System a state of the art server world renowned for reliability and performance. Power Systems are designed for big data with innovation that optimizes performance. The IBM Power System provides superior cloud economics and the ability to scale out or scale up with security built into the foundation. Whatever your infrastructure demands, we have the right option for you. Looking for a fully managed system and a simple monthly fee? Done. How about hardware installed on-site while we handle all the day-to-day hardware maintenance? Done. We remove distractions-while you focus on making things, we'll take care of your discrete manufacturing solution.
- Epicor CMS private cloud
- Customer-owned infrastructure with Epicor Managed Services
- Traditional customer-owned server infrastructure
Manufacturing System Features
- Management Dashboards: Business Intelligent dashboards bring graphic clarify to your key performance indicators (KPIs) so that you can act quickly and see new possibilities.
- Manufacturing Execution System: Our leading edge Production Manager module allows users on the floor to interact with the ERP system with a touchscreen HMI as well as integrate directly to PLC’s on the floor to print labels and to capture uptime, downtime, scrap and part counts.
- Robust Traceability: Complete traceability enables you to pinpoint the origin of each unit within your manufacturing process, easing risk and limiting negative impacts to your bottom line.
- Award-Winning EDI: Reduce manual processes with Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) to eliminate errors, slash costs, and speed up your cash cycle.
- Efficient Inventory Management: From receiving to shipping, improve warehouse operations, increased inventory accuracy, and timely delivery.
- Advanced Production Scheduling: Automatically gather, assemble, and apply information for planning, scheduling, and costs analysis right within your system using our Whiteboard Drag and Drop scheduling tools.
- Financials: Manage your business wherever it is and take care of financials, production, and inventory in fast moving supply chains.
Have questions about Epicor CMS? Please call us at +1-800-999-6995, or Ask an Epicor Expert.