Chemical Industry ERP – Sage X3

The global chemical industry has certainly not had an easy ride over the last few years. Not only has it, like the rest of us, been dealing with the impact of Covid, but it’s also feeling increasing pressure from regulators, investors and consumers alike about the industry’s environmental impact.

With comprehensive chemical industry-specific capabilities, Sage X3 offers extensive functionality to deal with these challenges, whilst getting consistent processes and integrated systems that offer accurate tracking – ultimately getting the insight needed to thrive and stay competitive in the face of growing complexity.

Trusted by over 7000 customers in 80 countries, Sage X3 also offers flexible deployment options. It can be implemented on-premises or in the cloud, giving you flexibility and control over your IT strategy and business needs.

6 ways Sage X3 functionality helps with primary chemical industry drivers

Sage X3 is Sage’s ERP system for mid to large enterprises. It is especially suited to chemical companies, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, pharmaceutical, and food and drink companies.

With Sage X3 you can bring together all critical data, and reduce the inefficiencies of running discrete laboratory, supply chain, manufacturing and financial systems, whilst assisting with everything from inventory management to tracking.

Sage X3 has specific functionality to deal with important chemical industry drivers:

1. A complete view of your global operations from worldwide distribution to third-party supply chains across borders with ever-high levels of competition. A complete view of your ecosystem, extending into supply chains.

2. The ability to better tailor your offerings by market often against stiff competition from local markets who may charge less.

3. Transparency and traceability to comply with regulations no matter how complex they become, with complete data visibility and management across production and supply.

4. Optimisation to help you achieve environmental responsibility with the insight and capabilities you need to manage renewable raw materials, source responsibly and improve production methods.

5. Focus innovation where it matters using business insight to see where investment will deliver the best return, adapting quickly to meet specific customer needs ahead of the competition.

6. Achieve product and process consistency using robust single and multi-level bill of materials (BOM) management to ensure the highest product consistency, quality and collaboration levels.

Sage X3 supports changing business models and fast-evolving needs

Sage X3 helps chemical businesses to thrive and stay competitive by providing users with the information they need to serve their customers better, take back quality control and eliminate inefficiencies across the organisation. It streamlines core processes, from manufacturing to distribution and financial management to business services, while adapting to the industry’s best practices.

Sage X3 delivers intelligent business insights with built-in capabilities such as quality control, regulatory compliance, and lot tracking. Sage X3 helps chemical businesses to:

  • Manage cross-functional projects
  • Deliver value-added after-market services
  • Manage complex contractual relationships across the value chain
  • Manage resources and assets
  • Plan and execute across multiple locations
  • Maintain quality, provenance and safety
  • Deliver consistent data insight across multiple datasets

Check out our guide ‘Chemicals without chaos‘ to discover how you can leverage a specialised ERP system like Sage X3 for chemical manufacturing to excel in a highly regulated, competitive market.

2024-01-31T14:25:10+00:00May 7, 2023|Blog|
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