Macola Progression Core Applications Include:

Inventory Management Progression's Invenory Management (I/M) provides you with the tools to effectively manage and analyze your inventory. Sales and cost analysis, ABC analysis, obsolete inventory tracking, physical and cycle count features with trend accuracy analysis are just a few of the features that will enable you to maximize inventory turns while eliminating shortages and excess inventory investment.
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Order Entry Progression's Order Entry (O/E) supports the three primary phases of order processing. It facilitates the order entry process by accepting orders and quotes, validating credit, and calculating pricing. The Return Materials Authorization (RMA) module may be used in conjunction with O/E to track and more easily process customer returns. O/E supports the picking and shipping process by recommending order lines, serial/lot/bins to be picked, and generating shipping documents such as labels, packing slips, and bills of lading. Finally, it supports the billing process, closing the loop between customer service, the warehouse, and accounting.
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Accounts Receivable Progression's Accounts Receivable (A/R) tracks both open item and balance forward customers and produces monthly statements. You can also generate Customer Aging Reports using up to four user-defined aging periods. It records customer invoices or sales transactions and, for the service sector, A/R produces service invoices. And, A/R handles multiple bank accounts and can easily apply payments to open items.
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Production Order Progression's Production Order Processing (POP) integrates your production needs by allowing you to pull a production order from Order Entry (O/E), copy one from Material Requirements Planning (MRP) or enter one manually. If you are not using MRP, you can manually create orders, or consolidate O/E orders using an order advice file that calculates the demand of a manufactured item over a user-defined set of periods. Lower level manufacturing orders can also be created for dependent material using item settings. With POP, you can tie Production to Customer Demand, Inventory Transactions, and General Ledger (G/L) Accounting Entries for inquiry and reporting purposes.
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Purchase Order Progression's Purchase Order & Receiving (P/O) enables you to analyze the quality, accuracy, and timely delivery of all purchased materials. P/O's capabilities make it a must within both the manufacturing and distribution environments. It predicts cash requirements, monitors vendor performance, and allows you to keep inventory levels low while alerting you to material shortages. And when you combine P/O with Progression's Accounts Payable (A/P) and Inventory Management (I/M) package, you have a comprehensive system that optimizes timely purchases with the dynamics of inventory control.
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Accounts Payable Keeping your company in good standing with your vendors is critical in ensuring the continued flow of raw materials, supllies and services into your company. Ensure there are no disruptions to this critical function, while effectively managing your cash flow, with the Macola Progression Accounts Payable (A/P) package.
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General Ledger Progression's General Ledger (G/L) manages accounting operations for centralized or decentralized offices, or for one of subsidiary companies, GL will merge those transactions together, enabling you to produce consolidated financial statements. The consolidation account number for the parent company may even be different from the subsidiary company. G/L also gives you the ability to consolidate on a percentage of ownership and to only include transactions by subsidiary through a specific date for each subsidiary.
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Bank Book Progression's Bank Book (B/B) manages and reconciles all of your cash accounts, giving you information about your company's cash flow and empowering you to make more proactive decisions. Progression's B/B will also allow you to transfer cash between cash accounts and maintain cash accounts in multiple currencies when used in conjunction with Progression's Currency Manager (C/M) module.
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Currency Manager Whether you are tracking purchases or sales, Progression's Currency Manager (C/M) interfaces with the Progression General Ledger (G/L), Accounts Receivable (A/R), Accounts Payable (A/P), and Bank Book (B/B) packages to provide you with the exchange rate information you need to keep you on top of your international operations.
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Bill of Material Progression's Bill of Material (BOM) can help manage and analyze the components and products your company produces. Plus, BOM is extremely flexible, incorporating powerful visual tools that integrate with Shop Floor Control (SFC) and Production Order Procession (POP) modules.
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Bar Code Progression's Bar Code (BC) is designed to support real time - radio frequency (RF) or batch data collection technology. The same Bar Code module is used in both batch and radio frequency environments. In RF environment, information such as quantities, item numbers, order numbers, and serial numbers are validated against the Progression data files at the time the information is scanned. Once validated, the bar code reader translates that scanned data to an ASCII file that is sent to the Bar Code module via radio waves. The bar code module has a polling feature that can be set to automatically import transactions that resides in the bar code interface file.
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Electronic Data Interchange EDI. These three little letters are enough to make most people shudder. It is a technology that many people know about but fear because of all of its complex features and standards along with the costs that are involved in implementing it. However, with Exact Software North American's integrated EDI module, you should be able to harness those fears.
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Material Requirements Planning Progression's Material Requirements Planning (MRP) package is the ideal software for the single-site manufacturing and multiple warehouse operation. Advanced MRP functionality streamlines your manufacturing warehouse operation and ordering.
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Payroll Progression's Payroll (PR) package provide the user-friendly versaltility that makes payroll processing easy, regardless of the variables you have to accommodate, or the types of reports you have to generate. Having this software at your command is like having a dedicated employee at your side.
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Manufacturing Cost Progression's Manufacturing Cost Accounting (MCA) package is an analysis solution designed for manufacturers to use in tracking actual costs and in comparing these actual costs to planned costs yielding valuable variance anylysis data. The MCA module is the primary source for linking accounting entries from shop orders to the General Ledger (G/L). It is also designed to enter miscellaneous costs associated with, or allocated to, a job.
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Shop Floor Control Progression's SFC enables you to easily create purchase orders from within SFC for outside processing operations. It enables you to easily create an unreleased P/O from within SFC, and allows the receiving function to receive directly into Work In Process (WIP). A single PO also gives you the capability to receive into multiple shop orders. Receiving also has the capability to receive an outside process into multiple shop orders.
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Standard Product Costing Update your cost components for one item or for your entire database. Create cost master, add material, value added costs, roll costs and make them your standard - all from one application whithin your cost anlysis Standard Product Costing package.
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Labor Performance The most valuable asset of any organization is its workforce. In some businesses, labor expenses can comprise as much as 80% of product cost. The Labor Performance (L/P) package improve profitability by providing manufacturing managers with labor manage- ment information so that labor resources can be deployed and optimized to meet pro- duction and budget objectives.
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Master Scheduling With Macola Progression's Master Scheduling (M/S), the Available-To-Promise and Rough Cut Capacity function have been greatly enhanced to serve as a true Master Scheduling function with multiple What-if schedules.
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Assets Depreciation Registering assets can be a time-consuming process. Sometimes new assets are acquired which are not yet registered in your administration. If you discover this upon making an entry in your purchase jounal, you have to stop what switch back to your purchase journal. Not anymore! With Macola Progression, registering and managing your assets is easy.
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Standard Product Routing Macola Progression's Standard Product Routing (SPR) package handles the creation, maintenance and reporting of data that describles operations, outside processes, tools and notes used in producing a product.
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Quoting & Estimating Whether you are a distributor that provides quotes to different customer or a manufacturer that quotes every job on a case-by-case basis, Macola Progression's quoting and Estimating (QE) package is right for you.
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Advanced Distribution RMA helps improve customer satisfaction by providing a centralized application for entry and resolution of authorizations for material returns from the customer. This allows your customer service representatives to enter RMAs immediately, when the customer is still on the phone. RMA can help reduce returns by allowing you to track which items are returned the most and for what reasons to allow identification of possible quality problems.
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Capacity Requirements Planning Macola Progression's Capacity Requirements Planning (CRP) package, also known as Advanced Scheduling, is a medium-range planning tool that provides visibility on the required capacity to execute the production plan. Using the powerful tools in this package allows you to optimize planning, control lead-times and better control the timing of load on the shop.
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Flexibility Adding Exact Software North America's Flexibility Suite to the already powerful Macola Progression solution enables your business to reap the value of greater levels of integreation between information, applica- tions and buiness processes.
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MACOLA ES COMPONENTS
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