Standard ERP software for the biotech sector.

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Managing formulations, detailed batch tracking and (quality) controls challenge you? We know the challenges of biotech companies very well. Through years of experience and cooperation with numerous companies, we are specialists in numerous industries, including the biotech sector.

One thing we need to make clear first on the subject of ERP software in the biotech sector: we admit that you probably won’t be able to realize all your requirements with standard ERP software. The good news is: requirements that exceed this, we solve in the first step with out-of-the-box add-ons. If there is nothing suitable, we will program perfectly fitting individual adaptations for you. In the end, this approach is still far more target-oriented and cost-effective than using complex and overloaded industry solutions, of which you only use a few features. In a nutshell: Before you buy and customize an industry solution, it is better to work with us to adapt the standard. This way you are not dependent on the provider or the system and you can avoid the high maintenance costs.

ERP software for the BioTech sector:

Your Challenges:

Biotech companies typically work with highly complex cell cultures, which they source and/or manufacture themselves, and often resell. The nature of the goods poses special challenges in terms of warehouse management, batch tracking, and process controls. Handling shipments in compliance with regulatory requirements (e.g., enclosing certain documents) is also a challenge.

The good news is that we are aware of this. We have already been able to help many biotech companies handle these challenges comfortably. Soon, you too will be managing all your cell culture processes digitally with ease. Paper documents and hassle are history.

Your challenges summarized:

  • Maintenance of real-time data regarding stock levels
  • Central management of formulations and quality control
  • Mapping of batch production in the system
  • Detailed batch tracking in the system
  • Strict process controls (especially in production)
  • Compliance with legal requirements
  • Simple customs handling for complex foreign shipments
ERP software for the BioTech sector:

Our unbeatable solution:

In a nutshell: We always use the standard ERP solution Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly Dynamics NAV/Navision) as a basis and add other technologies such as Microsoft Office 365, the Microsoft Power Platform and industry-specific add-ons. If processes still cannot be mapped, our experienced developers will program you individual adaptations. The structure of the software is modular. Your system therefore remains updateable and flexible, so that you can map extensions quickly and easily. In addition, you remain independent of the provider. This approach distinguishes us significantly from our competitors.

1Standard ERP solution

“Our processes are far too individual for a standard solution.” You thought wrong! Experience has shown that we can map about 90% of our projects in the standard. This is a matter close to our hearts, so that your system remains updateable and you remain independent. The basis of our work is the industry-independent ERP solution Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly Dynamics NAV/Navision).

2Pre-built add-ons

If the standard solution is not sufficient, we can solve some challenges quite easily with our own add-ons or those of our partners. In addition, Microsoft products such as Microsoft Office 365 or the Microsoft Power Platform complete your business software so that you can work perfectly.

3Individual adaptions

If you require further special functionalities, we can also solve your challenges by individual adaptations. Take a look at the requirements we have already implemented in practice for our existing customers. Can you find yourself again? If not, please contact us and together we will find a solution for you.

1 Standard ERP solution

The basis for a digitally controlled biotech company is the standard ERP solution Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. This enables you to network all relevant departments or the entire supply chain (core and support processes) and obtain a 360° company overview.

  • Finance

    Sound financial management

    Manage your finances easier and better with Dynamics 365 Business Central. You have access to the full range of financial management features: From bank account management and cash flow forecasting to cost accounting and liquidity planning, it covers all functions.

    What’s in it for me?

    You make better decisions based on networked data on accounting, sales, purchasing, inventory and customer transactions. Finally, reports and financial charts with built-in Power BI dashboards can be created quickly and easily and exported to Excel if desired. This makes it easy to identify patterns and trends and gain new insights. You can also improve forecasting accuracy with comprehensive data modeling and analysis. Finally, speed up financial statements and reporting.

    You can also receive recommendations, such as those for accounts payable, to help you take advantage of discounts and avoid dunning fees.  And you always maintain compliance.

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  • CRM

    Intelligent marketing and successful sales

    Dynamics 365 Business Central helps you market and sell more effectively. After all, in addition to the ERP functionalities, you also receive basic CRM functions. For example, you can manage and classify contacts, create segments, manage campaigns, and log all email and document communications.

    What’s in it for me?

    Focus on the right customers and build long-term relationships. Seamlessly integrated solutions that work together make this even more successful. Your employees can also access the intuitive user interface while on the road. And all this via Windows, iOS or Android.

    more about CRM

  • Supply Chain

    Optimized supply chain

    With Dynamics 365 Business Central, you can map, simplify and control all processes along the supply chain. This gives you a high level of transparency and smooth processes in purchasing, sales, manufacturing, logistics and warehousing. For example, you can manage items, orders, customers and vendors, receivables and payables, your inventory, complaints, material requirements planning and demand forecasts.

    What’s in it for me?

    Forecast the perfect times for reordering based on sales planning and inventory levels. You’ll even get automatic reorder suggestions when requested items are out of stock. Or even better, automate orders entirely based on sales planning and inventory levels.

    Manage suppliers, take advantage of discounts and avoid reminder fees. Handle returns and cancellations with ease and shorten procurement, throughput and delivery times. This will increase customer satisfaction enormously.

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  • Warehouse

    Optimized warehouse management

    Optimize your warehouse management. Dynamics 365 Business Central provides you with warehouse-related functions, for example, from goods receipt to stock transfer and picking to goods issue. Special goods such as bulk goods can also be easily mapped. You can create recipes as bills of materials and link them to instructions in the form of routings. Finally, you can flexibly set up storage locations to conveniently manage your drums/tanks or samples.

    What’s in it for me?

    Simplify your processes with Dynamics 365 Business Central, execute orders faster and reduce your costs. Your customers benefit because you can deliver smoothly and on time. Finally, you can get a comprehensive overview of the inventory at any time and easily track every item posting and movement in the warehouse.

    more about warehouse

  • Human Resources

    Efficiently manage human resources

    In addition to the classic ERP functionalities, you will also receive basic human resources functions. These include the administration of employee master data, qualifications and all personnel resources. In addition, you can easily manage absences and vacant positions in the system.

    What’s in it for me?

    Bundle all information about your employees in one place. Group and manage relevant employee information and organize employee data according to various information (e. g. experience, skills, education, training, union membership). Store personal information, track open positions in your organization, and extract a list of candidates for those positions. Keep track of benefits and company assets such as keys, credit cards, computers and cars.

    more about human resources

  • Projects

    Projects always in view

    In addition, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central helps you to realize your projects on time and within budget. Distribute project tasks, manage budgets and costs, plan capacities and resources and record times.

    What’s in it for me?

    You are able to plan your capacities and resources realistically. In addition, you can gain insights into the progress and profitability of your projects at any time during the project. Finally, budgets can be adjusted and controlled at any time with the ERP software. You can manage customer projects with time sheets and advanced job costing and reporting capabilities. Develop, modify and control budgets to ensure project profitability. Also track invoices for accounts receivable against planned costs. Finally, make smarter decisions with real-time information on project status and other metrics.

    more about projects

  • Production and Assembly

    Optimize your production

    Dynamics 365 Business Central also provides numerous functions in the production area. Manage production orders and bills of material and plan your production based on sales and demand forecasts. Special features such as agile manufacturing or finite loading are easily taken into account.

    What’s in it for me?

    Plan your production based on realistic data. In the production itself, digital production orders and production bills of materials make it easy for your employees to understand what needs to be done.

    more about manufacturing

  • Service

    Provide the best service for your customers

    With Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, in addition to the classic ERP functionalities, you can also secure a system with which you can manage your services. Manage service orders, items, contracts and plan further offers including prices.

    What’s in it for me?

    With Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central you have a tool with which you can optimally manage your service orders including items and contracts in one place. This makes it even easier to manage requests and assign tasks accordingly.

    more about service

  • Artificial Intelligence

    Modern AI functionalities

    With Dynamics 365 Business Central, you secure AI functionalities that are constantly being developed. After all, you are relying on the technical pioneer Microsoft. From forecasts and automatic diagrams in the ERP solution to image recognition, all functions are already included.

    What’s in it for me?

    The Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP solution takes some of the work out of your hands by automatically forecasting certain values such as inventory, cash flow, sales figures or a possible late payment. The user-friendly presentation in diagrams is guaranteed by the integration through the Microsoft service Power BI. Also possibilities of image recognition are already integrated.

    more about artificial intelligence

  • Reporting

    Reporting on the basis of real-time data

    In Dynamics 365 Business Central, you have a wide range of options for preparing reports individually and flexibly. Create your own reports or access hundreds of existing standard reports. These can be exported to Excel at the push of a button and even timed (e. g. report XY is to be sent every Friday at 12:00 noon).

    What’s in it for me?

    Based on reports that consist of integrated real-time data from all departments, you can make much more informed decisions and have better decision-making templates when it comes to convincing third parties or presenting key figures in meetings.

    more about reportings

  • GDPR conformity

    Simple compliance with GDPR requirements

    The standard of Dynamics 365 Business Central helps you to comply with the requirements of the GDPR. For example, you can set up monitoring paths to ensure traceability, give users different rights and thus limit access to personal data.

    What’s in it for me?

    Under the EU GDPR, a number of rules have been imposed on companies which they must comply with in their day-to-day operations. Dynamics 365 Business Central already has many useful functions in the standard version to help you do this. This means that you have less to worry about compliance and have time for the essentials.

    more about GDPR

  • Further Features

    Further Features

    The following functions are included in the standard Dynamics 365 Business Central:

    In Dynamics 365 Business Central it is possible to centrally manage users or role centers. It is also possible to centrally determine that your company has multiple locations. Change logs, notifications, and workflows make daily work easier.

    Furthermore, special features such as payments via PayPal, Intrastat declarations or the Tax. Reg. No. Validation (EU) can be mapped via the system.

2 Pre-built Add-Ons

The standard does not fully meet your requirements? No problem. We, Microsoft or our partners offer supplementary modules to meet your industry or company-specific requirements. For example, data management or quality management plays a major role in the biotech sector, especially when it comes to the documentation of regulations. Below you will find an exemplary selection of additional modules for biotech companies.

It is also very easy to connect to other Microsoft products, such as Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) or the Power Platform. If this still does not meet your requirements, please contact us.

  • Document management

    For professional document management, we offer you an interface to third-party software (e. g. D3 or the fully integrated solution Document Capture). Manage documents anytime, anywhere.

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  • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

    With Anveo EDI you exchange data with ease

    • with customers (e. g. orders, invoices, credit notes, shipping notifications, article data, availability, prices),
    • with partners (better business relations through automated processes),
    • with suppliers (e. g. order processing, order confirmations, availability or delivery notes) or
    • between sites/clients (e. g. financial data and item information).

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  • Elster interface

    We program an interface for Elster exports for you.

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  • Mobile App

    With the Mobile App by Anveo, your consultants can easily access Dynamics 365 Business Central (formerly Dynamics NAV/Navision). And that regardless of network coverage and even offline. The module is also ideal for field staff and service technicians.

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  • Mobile data acquisition

    With our add-on anaptis Mobile Logistics you are able to map all standard warehouse processes on the move.

    learn more

  • Payments

    With the OPplus 365 add-on you can optimize your payment transactions (import and export) with manufacturers, wholesalers or end customers. Automate your processes (clearing, initial account assignment, etc.) and get more transparency about your payments.

    learn more

  • Payroll accounting

    With the haveldata NAPA3 add-on, companies can map the entire payroll process in a structured and automated way.

    more information

  • Shipping processing and label creation

    For optimal shipping processing and label printing, we offer you an interface to the Comsol Multiship add-on.

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3Individual adaptions

Do you have very specific business processes that cannot be mapped either in the standard system or by an add-on? No problem. Our experienced developers will find a solution. The following is a selection of examples of customizations we have already implemented. However, if your requirements are not met by these, please do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Batch tracking


    For biotech companies, the traceability of the batch is particularly important. Here, a lot of special information must be stored (e.g. cell tissue, ethnic origin), which is untypical for small and medium-sized companies from other industries. We will program a customization for you so that you can conveniently store the relevant information.

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  • Certification

    You have to prove certain certifications via the delivery bill? No problem. We modify the standard slightly and enable this function for you.

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  • Collection interface


    Biotech companies often outsource the collection of payments. To do this, we simply implement an interface to a collection company.

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  • Customs handling


    Deliveries by biotech companies to regions such as the USA are associated with a lot of effort due to high requirements. To be more precise, each shipment must be accompanied by numerous documents. So that you don’t have to do this manually and think of relevant documents, we program you a customization with which you can automate this process.

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  • FedEx Interface


    Pre-built add-ons serve multiple service providers and require paper-based documents (e.g., invoice, delivery bills). Some companies work excellently with one service provider (e.g. FedEx) and want to get away from paper-based work. We program you an interface for this (e.g. to FedEx) so that the shipping runs completely digitally.

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  • Shipment Tracking


    For shipment tracking, we program you an interface to a third-party provider (e.g. DPD).

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  • Tour planning


    You can map a route planning in Dynamics 365 Business Central. You assign individual items and thus sales lines to a vehicle and trigger picking and goods issue from route planning.

    For optimal route planning, we implement an interface to third-party software (e.g. Wanko). This allows you to optimize your tours – even across drivers.

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Too complicated?

Our technology interpreter Theo explains.

Theo Technologiedolmetscher erklärt

Think of the solution like a burger. You have a base that is the same for every customer. You can make small changes to this base (e. g. different dough shapes such as multi-grain or sourdough). In addition, each customer can put together the toppings as they wish. Depending on preference and need.

This is also the case with our solution. You receive the standard product Dynamics 365 Business Central. We realize many projects  in the standard solution – but sometimes small changes are necessary. And in addition, our customers purchase apps from us or our partners.

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Your fantastic advantages:

Standard solution

It is important to us that we stay close to the standard.

Automation

Processes can be partially or fully automated – for example, sending an order confirmation.

Better decision basis

Improve your responsiveness to market changes with the 360° company overview.

Consulting and support

You have us as a strong IT service provider at your side – in all IT matters.

Individual extension

Do you need further functions? Browse the AppSource or contact us.

Microsoft Look and Feel

The familiar Microsoft Look and Feel from Office 365 makes training easier and increases acceptance.

Real-time for everyone

Purchasing, sales, warehouse and shipping all access the same, up-to-date real-time data.

Scalability

The solution grows with you. You can scale up or down at any time – at your own pace.

What are you waiting for?

Book your personal and free web demo.

Get to know us and our tools! Our experts will introduce you to the tools in approx. 30 minutes without obligation and show individual potentials for your company.

  • Insight into the functions
  • Thematization of your priority topics
  • Individual consulting for you

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