Katana Cloud Manufacturing

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  • Free Trial: 14 days
  • Upfront Fee: Free
  • Recurring Fee: $129.00/mo.

About the app

About Katana

Katana is cloud manufacturing software offering built-in features and seamless integrations that make it the end-to-end solution you need – lean and cloud-based.

  • Live inventory management - Optimise and control your products and raw materials
  • Cloud accounting via QBO and Xero - Spend less time transferring data between the systems you use
  • Multichannel order management - Manage B2B and e-commerce sales orders in one dashboard

Katana is an excellent option for apparel and food and beverage businesses, with expiry date tracking, automated reorder points, and simplified stock takes.

Using with BigCommerce

  • The Katana to BigCommerce integration makes it easy to manage the fulfillment of BigCommerce orders and keep the inventory and related production in control.
  • Connecting BigCommerce to Katana takes just a few minutes but can save you hours or even days of manual work every week.
  • You can get going with Katana easily, as your products, customers, and Sales Orders will be synced from BigCommerce to Katana in minutes.

Always here to help

As easy as Katana is to set up on your own, you'll always have help from our friendly onboarding and support teams.Talk to us anytime with live chat support.

App Features

Live Inventory Management
  • Get total inventory control for finished products and raw materials
  • Automate inventory transactions and set reorder points to prevent stock-outs
  • Track on-hand, committed, and expected stock amounts in real-time
  • Manage product variants and materials in one place
  • Use barcodes to monitor your inventory across multiple warehouses
Visual Production Planning
  • Make accurate manufacturing and purchasing decisions with live data
  • Ensure optimal inventory levels at all times
  • Prioritize production based on raw material availability
  • Get task-level control for effective shop floor management
  • Automate manufacturing cost calculations based on your bill of materials and operations
Omnichannel Sales and Purchase Order Management
  • Drag-and-drop order priorities according to material availability and delivery deadlines
  • Choose to make-to-order or fulfill from available product stock
  • Sync sales orders from multiple channels into a single dashboard
  • Ensure on-time purchasing based on clear material requirements
  • Know when to purchase missing raw materials from suppliers
  • Update your inventory to reflect when purchase orders were received in parts
  • Track delay risks in your supply chain to keep all teams informed
  • Select and use multiple currencies to automatically convert purchase order values
Stock Control, Tracking and Traceability
  • End-to-end traceability for materials and products with batch tracking
  • Track the expiry date of items and stay in control of expiring stock
  • Autogenerate batch and internal barcodes
  • Quickly locate items across multiple warehouses, giving all teams access to the same live data
  • Trace faulty batches, materials, and products from materials to sold goods for effective quality assurance and recalls
Contract and Outsourced Manufacturing
  • Issue purchase orders for outsourced manufacturing
  • Track materials in your partner locations in real time
  • Spot and purchase missing materials in contract suppliers' locations
  • Receive items to stock with accurate cost values

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  • Free Trial: 14 days
  • Upfront Fee: Free
  • Recurring Fee: $129.00/mo.


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