The Manufacturing Industry Bible for Small Businesses

A step-by-step guide on how to manufacture and price your products efficiently.
A detailed look at the manufacturing industry from the perspective of a small manufacturer.
The challenges small manufacturers face and the solutions.

Try Katana to Run Your Small Manufacturing Business Like a Pro

Now that you read the “Small Business Manufacturing 101” and you know what is manufacturing and the fundamental principles behind it, are you ready to take it up a notch?

Any successful business uses a Smart Manufacturing Software to thrive in this ever competitive environment. Katana was designed to revolutionize the way modern manufacturers work. It is an innovative and easy to use solution for managing production and inventory efficiently.

See how Katana can take your business to the next level:
Real-time inventory management gives you up-to-date information. This saves automatically to reflect inventory movement as it happens.
Production scheduling allows for prioritized task management. The production status overview uses a color-coded system for easier analysis.
Integrate your favorite e-commerce and accounting services, and easily access all the information you need from a single dashboard.

Start Your Free Trial

Take a test drive and see firsthand why your business needs a smart manufacturing software. Try it out with our 14-day free trial. No need for credit card details. What are you waiting for? Take your business to the next level today!


500+ modern manufacturers around the world trust Katana
Foxen Canyon Soap Testimonial of Katana MRP
Great choice for small manufacturers
”I tried several different MRPs before settling with Katana. Some were too clunky, others too expensive, complicated and elaborate. I felt a bit like Goldilocks. Katana was just right.”
Owner, Ellowyn Isaacson
Soap manufacturing
Hinba Coffee Testimonial of Katana MRP
”Overall excellent. This tool is easy to use, it syncs great with all my apps and they have very helpful customer support.”
Owner, Fergus McCoss
Coffee roasting
Modern Spa Covers Testimonial of Katana MRP
Most affordable MRP system for manufacturers
”I love the value. We were stuck using excel to manage our inventory for a long time because there were no affordable options until Katana came along. I am able to maintain accurate stock levels much more easily now.”
Manufacturing Manager, Solar and Thermal Technology Solutions
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