Katana is a cloud-based software designed specifically for small and mid-sized manufacturers. The scalable SaaS platform caters to manufacturing companies requiring a robust and effective production planning, scheduling, and inventory control system to manage their production.
Katana supports both make-to-order and make-to-stock workflows and lets you save your bill-of-materials and makes automatic inventory adjustments, calculates operations costs, and assigns raw inventory, subassemblies, and finished goods to orders as soon as they’re generated.
Buttercream Clothing makes beautiful and high-quality garments for women and now their production management lives up to the same expectations. With Katana, they have not only achieved full control of their production management but also:
- Increased efficiency of their day-to-day operations by 20%;
- Optimized inventory control by close to 80% due to improved fabric management; and
- Streamlined the seamstress production process and task list management.
Katana’s auto-booking system allocates available material to the most recent orders, so Buttercream Clothing can immediately see whether they are all set to start production.
Katana’s visual and easy-to-use interface has allowed them to tighten up their control over their business. They have improved how they track material inventory and organize operations, helping them drastically reduce the down-time and errors due to streamlined operations.