Shopfloor-Online is an on-premise and cloud-based manufacturing execution system (MES) that helps to manage manufacturing operations and monitor performance. It is suitable for manufacturers in industries such as aerospace, automotive, food & beverage and metal fabrication.
The solution helps in managing inventory operations by working on the movement of orders stored in the warehouse to the products which are at the production level.
Shopfloor online helps to manage production operations by planning and tracking the orders, recording production quantities and more.
The solution assists in managing quality operations by issuing quality controls measures, measuring variation in the process, recording and investigating customer complaints and more.
Lighthouse Systems developed Shopfloor-Online using a modular protocol in which each module included in the system works together to create an integrated one-database solution. Support is available via phone and email.
Richard from Freelance
Specialty: Other Industry
How easy it is to adapt to your process. Easy to read information and easy to distribute. All information is accessible in one area and very well displayed.
No real negatives. The vendor is very easy to deal with. From a product perspective, it can become costly to build the bespoke package for your process.
Ensure you map everything out during initial discussions and have the information for the equipment/processes you need to integrate. If you cover everything you need, it will make the package easier to build and work smoother in transition.
The vendor's implementation team were a real strength in the project, delivering to the business needs quickly and accurately. The development cycle proved to be quick and included extensive interaction with the business. The underlying MES software has proved to be robust and capable of a great deal of flexibility through the implementation. The MES project was a significant success across five sites.
No real cons, the development was a difficult in the beginning but improved over time, rollout worked very well using a standard template