A complete manufacturing history is recorded for each unique product.
A record of all the materials and components used throughout the manufacturing process is maintained for each unique product.
Traceability and genealogy details from sub-assembly production can be integrated into final product data.
Profit Improvement Opportunities
Minimize Recall Costs
Identify the specific products affected by supplier component recalls. Traceability data would indicate the specific work orders, carton numbers and customers affected by the recall.
Provide a quality certification report with each product identifying the proper components and successful completion of stringent quality testing.
A complete record of all successfully completed quality assurance tests could be produced to prove a product was functional before shipment.