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Tool and Die Shops

Tool and Die Shops have unique needs and market challenges including competitive bidding and managing tight profit margins.

Visual EstiTrack provides a full range of easy-to-use, powerful features designed to help improve profitability and competitiveness including:

  • Fast and accurate estimating and quoting.
  • Complete part history and copy function for repeat orders
  • Fast, point-and-click detail routing
  • Part revision tracking
  • Bar-coded data collection
Track progress in real-time including processes, time, materials, labor and burden costs.

Visual EstiTrack steps up to the plate with an acclaimed estimating system to provide fast and accurate estimating tools, on-board material calculators, a fast point and click feature to detail routings, cycle time and efficiency calculators, comprehensive part revision tracking, attached part drawings and documents, and so much more.

With easy navigation, it takes only one move to access part histories, create orders, schedule, create purchase orders, shipping docs, track lots/certs, automate shipping and invoicing, all with no double entry.

Visual EstiTrack is an easy-to-use flexible software solution with features to meet the specific needs of progressive make-to-order, make to stock and mixed-mode Tool and Die Shops and Mold Shops. Visual EstiTrack is delivered "out of the box" with built-in features that enable management and automation of the entire order cycle: from estimating and sales through scheduling and production, outsourcing, material purchasing, shipping, and invoicing, with complete integration - all with a quality module and on-board financial package (AR/AP/GL/Banking and Payroll).

  • Integrated Customer Relationship Manager to efficiently generate new business, respond to customer requests and manage accounts, start to finish
  • Fast and accurate Estimating and Quoting with material calculators for one-of-a-kind and repeat orders, single parts of multi-level assemblies
  • Real-time cost tracking – labor, burden and material costs are tracked with integration to shop floor bar code driven data collection
  • Detailed Job Costing and Profit Margin reports
  • Drag and drop navigation to convert Estimates to Sales Orders, Shop Orders, Shipping and Invoicing
  • Production monitoring to track Jobs and production efficiency from start to finish
  • Real-time detailed Job Costing and Profit Margin
  • Fast and Flexible Scheduling – work on hours instead of minutes for tool, mold and die work forward or backward - finite or infinite – real time adjustments
  • Bar-coded data collection for payroll, and real-time job tracking and job costing
  • Automatic purchasing to inventory or directly to the job – track purchases, receipts and material usage by the job
  • Complete easy-to-use lot-based fully integrated, full-featured inventory for raw materials, WIP and finished goods, complete with locations, remnant tracking, re-order levels, material usage tracking by lot, automatic journaling, and more!
  • Fully integrated accounting (accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger and payroll) or integrate to Quick Books*®, Peachtree®** or many other 3rd party accounting packages
  • 100 plus configurable standard on-board reports and an ODBC database accessible to Crystal report writer andother 3rd party report writing and query tools
    * QuickBooks is a registered trademark of Intuit, Inc. 
    **Peachtree is a registered trademark of Sage Software, Inc.

Increased Efficiency
"Visual EstiTrack has increased our efficiency to the point where it will let us withstand the cycles of booms and cutbacks. We weren't forced to add as many people to our staff during our recent period of growth. We gained that efficiency through our new shop management software. "
Ton Henry, 
Action Industries - CNC West


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