The Best Job Shop Software for Small Businesses

Streamline your operations, inventory, and sales.

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What is Job Shop Software?

Job shop manufacturing is used in a workshop with tools, machines, and facilities which have similar functions. The separated workstations perform different tasks, in order to complete a product’s manufacturing process. The final product comes in small batches and can be customized. Things can get chaotic quickly, so a job shop software is necessary to keep organized, efficient and focused. Katana job shop software offers:

  • Production planning
  • Manufacturing-level control
  • Sales order fulfillment
  • Real-time inventory
  • Supply chain management
  • Portfolio management
  • Business contacts management
Job Shop Software Features
know your stock

Optimize Your Inventory

Get a real-time look into your inventory, no matter where you are. It works by updating your raw materials and product stock, based on your sales and production orders. This way you know precisely when to make more products and when to order more materials, so you never fall behind.

waste no time

Focus the Team

The task management capabilities of Katana allow your team to know exactly what they are meant to do, and when they need to do it by.

No more miscommunication about deadlines, schedules and stock.

increase sales

Accelerate Growth

Stop wasting time on tracking stock and managing operations with cumbersome Excel sheets. It’s time to take your business to the next level by running a smart workshop, driving sales, and enhancing your marketing efforts. The #1 job shop software for small businesses comes to the rescue!


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Keep your days stress-free with the right job shop software.

Try Katana and see how many hours you save each week.

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Must Know for Small Businesses Considering Job Shop Software

Job Shop Manufacturing: A Crafter’s Best Friend

Job Shop Manufacturing: A Crafter’s Best Friend

Manufacturing Processes

The Five Types of Manufacturing Processes

Production planning strategy

Find Your Production Planning Strategy

Katana Job Shop Software: The all-in-one solution for small manufacturers

Job Shop Software: The All-In-One Solution

Every moving piece can have a dramatic knock on effect in a small manufacturing business. That’s why Katana gives you total control over all the processes of production and sales, so you can ensure your product is at peak quality and gets to the customer without a hitch.  

Track your product's life from start to finish: from raw materials, to operational tasks, to finished product, to order delivery. 

All from a single dashboard. Easy and affordable!

  • +500 Small Manufacturers Use Job Shop Software

Carved - wooden accessories testimonial

Carved - Wooden Accessories

“Katana gives us visibility, efficiency, and productivity on every order from the time it is received in our system right through to the customers doorstep.” 

Stella Soomlais design testimonial

Stella Soomlais Design

“We don’t miss spreadsheets one bit after finding Katana. It feels good to be on top of your inventory. Both raw materials and made products.” 

Viks bikes testimonial

Viks Bikes

Syncing sales orders and production used to be the hardest part of our business. Now it’s the easiest. Besides, the software is surprisingly easy to set up.”