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    Rubber and Plastics ERP Software

    Plastics and Rubber manufactures faceincreased demands quality, efficiency, on-time delivery, pricing and cost control amongst increased growth and demand of products across all markets. Manufactures as a result are looking for better ways to manage raw materials, improve production efficiency, tighten delivery schedules, and increase profits. Epicor for Rubber and Plastics is a proven solution to help meet the unique challenges manufacturers that focus on injection molding, thermal forming, extrusion, and similar complex manufacturing capabilities.

    • Improve operational effectiveness with real-time actionable visibility into plant and business operations.
    • Manage the design, prototype, and build of complex products to address new customer requirements.
    • Reduce waste with stronger cost control and management of key cost elements.
    • Maximize equipment effectiveness with real-time performance data and the ability to eliminate manual data collection.
    • Improve bottom line results by ongoing management of your supply chains.

    “We used to run 3-4% scrap. Last month we were down to 1.37%. You can't get much better than that; that's world-class and is largely attributable to Mattec MES. It's the tool that gives us the numbers we need to make good decisions.”
    Dave Rose, Quality Engineer, Johnson Controls

    “Epicor has enabled Lakeside Plastics to not only survive during the most difficult years of the automotive industry; it has provided the company with a competitive advantage that has allowed us to grow and expand.”
    Glenn Coates, President, Lakeside Plastics

    Grow Your Business with Epicor Rubber and Plastics Software

    Offering a suite of functionality designed to assist your organization in putting the demands of your customer first.

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    Learn about our Industry-Specific ERP Solution.

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    Learn new strategies for staying relevant in today's plastics market.

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    Leading companies choose cloud to focus on core business growth while improving security, business continuity, and collaboration.

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    Production control software providing instant monitoring and control.

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    A comprehensive ERP software solution available on premises or in the cloud.

    Learn How Epicor for Rubber and Plastics Manufacturers is Helping Other Customers Stay Ahead of the Curve

    “With Mattec MES we’ve reduced our defect rate from 25 parts per million to 1 part per million, a world-class rate that puts us on par with the most demanding manufacturing standards. As a result, we’ve eliminated penalties for production errors, saving approximately US$5,000 per error.”

    Ryan Lowrie, Quality Engineer, Lakeside Plastics

    “We used to run 3-4% scrap. Last month we were down to 1.37%. You can't get much better than that; that's world-class and is largely attributable to Mattec MES. It's the tool that gives us the numbers we need to make good decisions.”

    Dave Rose, Quality Engineer, Johnson Controls

    “Real-time planning and scheduling insights with Mattec allows us to respond to our customers faster.”

    Tom Dimick, Director of Manufacturing, Plano Molding



  • Manufacturing Blog

    • Three Diverse Operating Systems, One ERP Database
      Headquartered in England, KMF is the market leader in the supply of precision sheet metal fabrication and engineering solutions. With the newly formed KMF Group, the company consists of KMF Precision Sheet Metal, KMF Precision Engineering as well as their sister company in Slovakia, KMF Slovakia. Together, these organizations have combined to deliver fully integrated bespoke metal work and precision sheet metal fabrication solutions with over 110,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing and office space.


    • Global Growth Tracker Survey Reveals 10 Characteristics That Enable Manufacturing Companies: Part Two
      Epicor recently published its 2016 global growth tracker survey, and the results point to the top characteristics that differentiate manufacturing organizations poised for sustainable growth. Epicor calls these companies “manufacturing grow getters,” and defines them as organizations and people who understand what it takes to get set for growth in today’s dynamic business environment. "They know what growth looks like for their business and have the vision and drive to act on it," says the study.


    • Part Three of The Global Growth Tracker Survey Results
      Epicor recently published its 2016 global growth tracker survey, and the results point to the top characteristics that differentiate manufacturing organizations poised for sustainable growth. Epicor calls these companies "manufacturing grow getters," and defines them as organizations and people who understand what it takes to get set for growth in today’s dynamic business environment. "They know what growth looks like for their business and have the vision and drive to act on it," says the study.


    • Mid-West Metal Products Facilitates ERP Operations Companywide
      For nearly 100 years, Mid-West Metal Products has been a premium producer of wire-formed, sheet metal fabricated, and tubular metal products for customers ranging from leading global corporations to small emerging enterprises. With four locations in Muncie, Indiana, including three manufacturing facilities, as well as production operations in Dalian, China, the company specializes in the custom design and manufacturing of items like enclosures, bag stands, pet crates, shelving, and displays from concept to finished product. This is performed in both a "job shop" atmosphere as well as a wholesaler/distribution environment dedicated to quality, timeliness, and competitive pricing.


    • Global Growth Tracker Survey Reveals 10 Characteristics That Enable Manufacturing Companies to Grow: Part One
      A 2016 global growth tracker survey published results of the top characteristics that differentiate manufacturing organizations poised for sustainable growth. We call these companies "manufacturing grow getters," and defines them as organizations and people who understand what it takes to get set for growth in today’s dynamic business environment. "They know what growth looks like for their business and have the vision and drive to act on it," says the study.


    • Q&A with Market Researcher Taylor Short, Software Advice
      To thrive, manufacturers in today’s accelerating global markets must master the management of change. In fact, organizations using a manufacturing execution system (MES) are proving to be a powerful tactic to ensure that decision makers receive the information they need quickly, accurately, and on demand. This helps provide the intelligence needed to understand and manage change.

    • Epicor Recognized in Top 10 Manufacturing Intelligence and Manufacturing ERP Solutions Providers
      In 2017, manufacturers are entering new unchartered territory. And what’s needed to navigate this new world is manufacturing intelligence. This is the premise of industry commentary from Epicor CEO Joe Cowan which was featured in Manufacturing Tech Insights. Epicor was recently named one of the Top 10 Manufacturing Intelligence Solution Providers and Top 10 Manufacturing ERP Solutions Providers by the publication.


    • Reflecting on 2016: Marvel Manufacturing Award Winner
      As we end the calendar year of 2016, we wanted to highlight our Wisconsin based customer, Marvel Manufacturing. Founded in 1904, the company introduced the first vertical tilt-frame band saw in 1917 and remains the leader in the vertical tilt frame market. 


    • We Have the Data…Now What?
      Technology advances in manufacturing have made data accessible in a way that it has never been before. Information can be collected in real time in points throughout the manufacturing process. The issue now is what to do with all of that data—how can you take this information that has been collected and turn it into actionable insights?


    • How Leading Manufacturing Organizations Select ERP to Support Their Growth Strategies

      According to Aberdeen’s Business Management and ERP Study, the number one challenge facing today’s manufacturers is "managing growth expectations": As organizations grow, they are faced with more complex operations and decisions, are exposed to more competitors, and incur increased costs that must be minimized. In cases such as these, manufacturers should rely on their technology environment and access to accurate data in order to do much of the heavy lifting.

  • Epicor solutions are designed around the unique operational needs of manufacturers and are available in the cloud, hosted, or on premises. Customers can better manage complexity and focus on core growth activities.

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