Material flow calculator MFR
Our Material flow calculator MFR is a software for controlling the data and information flows in automatic robot systems, storage systems and conveyor systems. Article management, operational data acquisition and order picking are also part of the MFR's range of services, which has extensive function and interface modules as well as communication interfaces to all common ERP and database systems.
Thanks to its modular structure, the MFR supports a wide range of requirements. The material flow calculator offers function modules, e.g. the packing scheme generator, the control of conveyor technology, warehouse management, picking or operating data acquisition. Each module has its own interface. The interface modules enable the connection of various systems developed in-house and from other providers. The user-friendliness is also reflected in the clear user interface design and clear menu structure. It is displayed in the web browser and can therefore be accessed from several PCs.
The MFR receives the order data from the higher-level host system, translates it into individual tasks and, depending on the module, distributes it effectively to the corresponding system components. The parts can be selectively processed and the current status can be read at any time by means of parts registration and parts tracking using barcode / RFID.
The material flow calculator MFR from de Man: Extremely flexible, slim and versatile for effective, transparent and optimized production and storage processes in your company!
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The details at a glance:
✔ Extremely flexible, lean, high-performance solution
✔ Extensive ERP / database interfaces
✔ High flexibility and usability due to modular structure
✔ Versatile function and interface modules
✔ Modular surface structure
✔ Automatic report generation
✔ Display in the web browser, making it accessible from several PCs
✔ Easy installation
✔ Runs on all common Windows platforms
✔ Developed on the basis of many years of practical know-how
✔ Free initial consultation
The performance at a glance:
✔ Flexible and fast handling of material flow processes
✔ Efficient order organization
✔ Order and module management with status
✔ Data acquisition and management, article management
✔ Quick access to all order / production / warehouse data
✔ Avoid unnecessary manufacturing papers
✔ High data security by avoiding input errors when entering data manually
✔ Parts identification and tracking
✔ Possibility of early reservation of production resources for new and rescheduling planning and alternative solutions for short-term rescheduling
✔ Evaluation of production / warehouse process results
✔ Loading device management (LHM)
✔ Article management
✔ Batch management
✔ Integration of image recognition
✔ Ordering process
✔ Evaluation of reporting stock, minimum stock and maximum stock FIFO / LIFO
✔ User administration
✔ Control of conveyor technology, storage and retrieval machines, robots
✔ Additional module-specific features, such as Warehouse management with different storage strategies
✔ Runs on all common MS Windows platforms
✔ Connection to various host systems
✔ Communication via Ethernet
✔ SQL interface
✔ Multi-user capable, network and internet compatible
✔ Warehouse visualization in "Open GL"
✔ Modular surfaces
✔ Automatic report generation
✔ Representation in the web browser
✔ Clear graphic interfaces
✔ Clearly organized menu structures
✔ User-friendly handling
Module: Packing scheme generator
The de Man packing scheme generator is part of our control software for robot systems. Thanks to the intuitive operator guidance, you or your employees can create new packing patterns yourself in just a few steps, or adapt the existing patterns without having to call for service every time. So you can react flexibly and quickly to shipping requests at any time and save time and money!
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Module: ERP connection
A consistent data flow is more important than ever in times of digitization and Industry 4.0. Therefore, all of our systems can of course be connected to your existing higher-level ERP system. A regular exchange of production, performance, order and master data for all articles then takes place between the system and the ERP system. All order-related data (e.g. pallets, palletizing schemes, winding programs, label data) are automatically specified, thus eliminating the need for laborious and error-prone manual entry. All common ERP systems are compatible with our control software.