“We had a 30 to 40% increase in productivity in week one. The return on investment was within 1 or 2 months. As everybody trusts the software, I get less interruptions. This is actually giving me more time to focus on other things to take my business forward to the next level.”
Paneltech is a designer, manufacturer and installer of bespoke joinery, cabinetry and solid surface products from UK. From design, manufacture, and project management to delivery and fitting, we understand that different customers and projects require different levels of service.
“just plan it helped us most in making sure we deliver on time. We have seen a 25% increase in on-time orders. Most important is: Each department can see the impact their efforts have to keep a job on track.”
Ciovita is a premium apparel manufacturer from South Africa. The company has been using an ERP system, but worked with Microsoft Excel for scheduling purposes. This approach did no longer scale, and Ciovita decided for just plan it.Read full story
Loynds Intl. Ltd.
“Now we have a firmer handle on the load of work on our shop-floor. Our on-time deliveries have improved by 37%, and our window into our capacity is realistic for the first time ever”
Loynds designs, manufactures and upgrades candy and chocolate machinery to customer’s exact requirements. The family-owned company has a long-term history and used to plan on spreadsheets and paper lists. They were lacking a clear view on shop-floor capacity, and had a hard time manually updating the schedule to keep track of everything. Hence they decided for just plan it.Read full story
Giro Engineering Ltd
“We have improved delivery performance considerably to the point many of our customers enjoy a 100% on time delivery performance (rolling 12 months). We have also been able to improve throughput by merging split batches designed to be built at a future date - JPI allows us to see whether combining these jobs can be managed in the time available.”
Giro Engineering Ltd specializes in the design and manufacture of fuel injection pipes. Their Excel-based scheduling could no longer cope with the company’s growing operations. Hence, the decision was made to take production scheduling to the next level; they adopted to utilize a bespoke software package.Read full story
Canada Rubber Group
“We have become more proficient at scheduling in the job shop, it is a visual, easy system for all involved to understand. Our on-time deliveries increased, our lead times were cut significantly and hence the throughput increased.”
"JPI met our expectations as soon as we started using it. It is the most user-friendly solution available. It took us under two weeks to completely migrate our scheduling to JPI. The JPI team was an invaluable resource and helped to get our company’s system hooked up with JPI in order for us to do automatic data dumps."
Over twenty-five years ago, CRG set out to build a company that would provide their customers with the very best products, made from a wide variety of materials. As result of consistent growth, the company has over 35,000 SKUs and had hard times scheduling and tracking orders. Hence, CRG integrated their ERP software with just plan it.Read full story
“We never make the same part twice. Planning in our company is a nightmare. just plan it can handle it all. With the use of just plan it, we started working in another, more effective way.”
Founded in 2008 as a 3D prototyping company with a focus at the highest level of car sports (F1, WRC rally), Tenco DDM quickly grew into other areas such as product design, industrial applications and MedTech. This company growth made the previously whiteboard-based scheduling system to reach its limits. Hence the company introduced a visual scheduling software.Read full story
“just plan it gives us a much more exact finish date for our jobs."
"Thanks to jpi we are also able to measure the productivity of each area and draw conclusions from the data it gives us. From there we have been able to reassign certain people to other areas and we have discovered bottlenecks that we didn't know were so important."
Cortinas México is a manufacturer of rolling doors, metallic curtains and innovative products such as Aluvista curtains made of polycarbonate to protect the die-cuts from wind, dust, and rain. They scheduled their production with a Gantt chart that was built in Excel, but they were not able to calculate reliable due dates for their jobs. Today just plan it helps them to build a production schedule.Read full story
"jpi and Priority Plus brings a very large increase in control and organization. They are like a north star that give us directions: now everybody in sales and production can see what is more important"
Edge Fabrication is a family-owned precision sheet metal company based in Irving, Texas. They use the E2 Shoptech ERP system. Today they added the production scheduling software jpi and a specific jpi app called Priority Plus to E2 and achieve a 30% reduction in WIP while their order volume increases