Do you know that you can make a fast estimating of any type of work?
Sistrade® is capable to provide you with all the necessary tools to manage all printing industries which work in the commercial area, producing booklets, magazines, books, newspapers, and other. It is a completely customizable solution with the power to be implemented according to your specific needs both in terms of necessary modules or tools adjusted to the reality of your company, becoming very flexible at new specifications.
Offset Printing Estimating
Sistrade® provides you with all the necessary information so that you manage your time and do not let the time to manage you. With all the analytical and statistical information at the reach of mouse clicks, you will have all the tools to control all production costs, making it easier to compare estimated and reached costs, allowing you to see your profit or loss. With the possibility of exporting the most of this data to external software, such as text processors, spreadsheets and other, it provides you with the powerful and more familiar tools and can give you the additional precision tools that MIS|ERP systems are incapable of doing.
General Estimate Data
Printing / Imposition Calculation
Operations and Materials
Estimate Costs Calculation
- General costs with components and setup
- Printing costs, evaluating the measures on the imposition and the printing time
- Costs with colours, depending on the job’s area
- Costs with resources/machines, setup times and corresponding requirements
- Operations, including subcontract stages
- Global cost identifying cost/benefit
- Agent and salesmen commissions
- Application of financial margins, with margin indexes, commissions, administrative costs, set costs etc.
- Financial indicators
Newspaper Printing Estimating
Newspaper printing industry has particular characteristics with the specific needs of management and control of this sector. For obtaining high-quality results, it is essential to have an effective control of all the stages of the production of the work, quick and reliable stock management, as well as information systems that respond to all the processes related to content printing in rotary coldset web offset printers that are reel fed.
Furthermore, it is necessary to have technological solutions to support those responsible for the management and maintenance of the equipment. Insofar as the information system is capable of sending warnings to preventive maintenance of CTP or a printing group of a rotary machine. The aim is to reduce the intervals of waiting for the intervention of equipment, to plan the work in a more efficient and reduce maintenance costs.
Besides the general features of Sistrade software, the module "Newspapers" offers the following features:
- Simplicity in performing functions related to the warehouse management
- Movement of the reels through the standard IFRA barcode
- More efficient consumption control of the paper for publication
- Output for job order via a Wi-Fi PDA
- Perpetual inventory with just one click
- Paper reel control of different clients
- Definition of maintenance plans
- Issuing corrective maintenance orders
- Automatic launching of preventive maintenance orders
- Breakdown alerts
- Control of maintenance time
- Spares management
- Maintenance cost
All modules have the most relevant indicators to be presented for each area, such as the total of invoicing in sales, the occupation of the stocks in the warehouses, approved production orders in production, the total of debit and credit in accounting, the number of active employees in human resources and many others.
With this important tool, users can analyze important information of the company filtered by:
- Week/month/quarter/semester/year/financial year and other periods
Key information available for:
- Equipment Maintenance
- Quality Control
- Human Resources
- Fixed Assets
Watch how Sistrade® ERP is being used in the Offset & Newspaper Printing Industry:
“With Sistrade® integrated management system, we now have one ERP which allows integrating all areas of the company, having real-time and good time information and simplifying processes. It allows the management of various types of product we manufacture (packaging, stickers, labels, leaflets) and various printing processes that we have (offset, flexography, letterpress, digital).”Olegário Fernandes S.A. (Portugal)
“Our decision in autumn 2011 for the Sistrade® MIS solution was really perfect, the flexibility, the full integration of our production, the high transparency and the great benefits of browser-based solution provides us daily benefits.”Herzog Etiketten KG (Germany)
“We are definitely satisfied with Sistrade® as software, and what is more appealing to us, are the developments that we see day by day and the friendly environment and friendly relationship between us and SISTRADE as a company and the people behind SISTRADE as well.”El Yaman Group (Lebanon)