Optimize production with shop floor control software for manufacturing

Maximize productivity and get a floor-level overview of your business with software designed to give you total shop floor control. Katana's manufacturing ERP software tracks time spent on tasks and material usage to provide you with the insights you need to grow.

Track, schedule, and report on production with one shop floor control software solution

Keep an eye on production with software designed to give you total shop floor control. Monitor raw material usage, operational task progress, stock counts, and order fulfillment with manufacturing ERP software that gives you the complete visibility you need.
How to track shop floor time with Katana's software

Never lose control over your shop floor operations

To make the right decisions at the right time, you need a live overview of your production. Shop floor control software allows you to track progress with sales and production orders in real-time, giving you a virtual window into your shop floor operations for optimal resource planning. By spotting delays and drops in material availability before they happen, manufacturers can keep up with deadlines no matter how high demand is.

Katana’s end-to-end manufacturing business software helps you:

  • Get a live floor-level production status overview in one intuitive manufacturing ERP software solution
  • View manufacturing orders and ingredient lists in the Katana Shop Floor App to keep your teams aligned
  • Manage inventory, planning and scheduling, and production planning in one software system
Production operations managed with Katana's cloud manufacturing software

Assign tasks and track time and resources spent

Improve your floor-level operations with direct access to production tasks and ingredient lists for each task with shop floor control software like Katana’s Shop Floor App. Easily create, set up, and remove shop floor operators, track time spent on jobs, and measure real versus actual materials used to cut costs and time. Smart manufacturing is all about live data, and shop floor control software like Katana makes production monitoring and supply chain planning easy.

Katana makes planning and scheduling easy with features that enable you to:

  • Easily re-assign tasks to operators to maximize resource planning efficiency
  • Generate shop floor tasks according to product operations for incoming manufacturing orders
  • Add, set up, and remove shop floor operators based on demand

Keep your teams and data in sync at all times

Managers, sales teams, and shop floor employees need access to the same information to keep their operations in sync and improve resource planning. Shop floor control software gives everyone in your organization the knowledge they need to make the right decisions. No more miscommunication or mistakes when it comes to deadlines, scheduling, or stock counting with Katana’s visual scheduling tool.

Katana makes improving production operations simple, allowing you to:

  • Add notes to manufacturing orders to be displayed for related tasks in the Shop Floor App
  • Shop Floor App task status updates are automatically sent to your ERP software
  • A growing list of native and API integrations that connects all your software systems

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Choose from a range of e-commerce, accounting, CRM, reporting, and automation integrations to optimize resource planning, sales, and more. Katana’s ERP software is built to fit with the software you need, and custom API integrations give you all the customisability you need to make it your own. Take a look at Katana’s growing list of integrations to learn more.

With Katana, we are able to track products, build recipes for materials, and set reorder points for our materials as well.”

Katana allows us to have a complete, real-time overview of our manufacturing processes and keeps our operations under control.”

Having the shop floor know what they can or can’t make on a given day is amazing, and replaces our previous “system” of spreadsheets.”

As an organic food processor, traceability is critical and our records must be meticulously kept. Katana fulfills all our needs in a simple, easy solution.”

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