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Industrial equipment manufacturing services

One easy step to propel IEM from configuration to value creation

DEEP INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE TURNS CHALLENGES INTO OPPORTUNITIES

The manufacturing & distribution industry is undergoing a transformative period that promises higher productivity, enhanced customer experiences, and the opportunity for lower costs. However, with change comes challenges. Industry insiders understand the realities of doing business today means accommodating fluctuating demand, addressing the skills gap, mitigating security risks, and leveraging technological advances, among others. While it may not be easy, embracing this transformation is essential for your future success. To meet the challenges of today and set the course for success tomorrow, midsize manufacturers turn to the Sikich manufacturing experts for their breadth of services and industry knowledge.

IEM WITHOUT LIMITS

We are native IEM practitioners. Veteran consultants on the Sikich team have enjoyed IEM careers before they joined us. Sikich is also one of the leaders in adapting the Microsoft Dynamics 365 environment with its wealth of ERP, CRM, and analytics solutions to IEM and other manufacturing models.

Custom Solutions and Delivery

When standardized solutions and templated deployment practices don’t get you all the way to the transformative technology environment that’s best for your company, Sikich can architect and deploy a business management system that meets your goals today and which can evolve with you. In individualized projects, we aim for the best balance between user enablement and functional requirements, deployment efficiency, and strict cost control.

Case Study: Hagler

Case Study: AMF Bakery

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See how the worlds leader in high-speed bakery equipment deployed Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations and found a new level of success. 
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TECHNOLOGY Built specifically for IEM

For manufacturers using Dynamics 365 as well as those still working with Microsoft Dynamics AX:

Sikich Headstart for Industrial Equipment Manufacturers

The Sikich IEM Configuration Solution includes preset parameters that represent IEM best practices. From designing, configuring, manufacturing, selling, delivering and servicing, the Headstart solution will provide the following
  • Project and sales quote or proposal generation for prospects and customers
  • Configuration of products or equipment based on your rules and desired options
  • Easy quote conversion to sales orders or projects
  • Flexible generation of linked production orders for MRP or hybrid processing
  • Production planning and control with clear status visibility
  • Complete, traceable serial or batch control for items and parts
  • Purchasing per MRP plans to specific production orders, projects, or work breakdown structure (WBS) activities
  • Fulfillment, shipment, warehouse management, and logistics
  • Accounts payable and accounts receivable in standard and project environments
  • General ledger and financial dimensions
  • Management reporting for financial reports
  • Powerful analytics on any device, anytime

DOWNLOAD THE SIKICH IEM CONFIGURATION SOLUTION FROM MICROSOFT APPSOURCE

2 BIG REASONS TO CHOOSE THE SIKICH IEM CONFIGURATION SOLUTION

CONTROL COSTS ONCE AND FOR ALL

The solution’s cost management capabilities give immediate insight into actual versus estimated costs for production orders, a critical IEM feature. A standard graph shows you the highest variances, so you can perform a quick root-cause analysis and resolve production issues.

MAKE YOUR BEST DECISIONS EVER

Track the metrics that are important to stay competitive and keep your finger on the pulse of your business. Performance dashboards you can set up yourself, and complementary solutions that integrate with the IEM Configuration Solution tell you how the business realizes its KPIs and other vital metrics in almost any format you can think of.

WORLD-CLASS, EXPERT SERVICES TO REALIZE RESULTS FROM TECHNOLOGY

ERP FULL-LIFECYCLE SERVICES

We offer a comprehensive range of essential services, from ERP selection to business change management, deployment, and integration, to ongoing support..

MANAGED SERVICES

Simplify technology management with powerful expert support that delivers to your top priorities, including profitability, efficiency, and customer satisfaction.

BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

Empower people in all roles to make faster, better decisions.

SECURITY & COMPLIANCE

We’re passionate about helping you find the right balance between data and application security and productivity, so your business can run smoothly. From compliance and security assessments to investigating attacks and mitigating noncompliance risks, we’re in your corner.

DYNAMICS 365 CRM

Create the best possible value from your most important relationships and ensure their longevity. Bring greater effectiveness and focus on marketing and sales.

CLOUD SERVICES

Scale resources as your company grows, reduce infrastructure costs and space requirements, and access software capabilities and data from anywhere, at any time.