As with any manufacturing operation, process manufacturing has special system requirements such as formulas, unit of measure conversions, and packaging recipes. However, within the realm of process manufacturing, specific industries have needs that are more critical than others. This article explores these critical needs for the food and beverage, chemical, and a hybrid industry -- textiles, so that you can focus on these requirements when evaluating enterprise-wide software.
waste disposal methods
for that item), produced waste items should have their cost of disposal charged back to the process (and therefore products) that produced the waste. Finally, multiple end items may require that the cost of the entire process to be split based upon a percentage split of cost. Since producing multiple end items means that we may have the same item as both a consumed item and a produced item, the system must deal with recycles . Recycles can have a significant impact scheduling, planning, and costing.