General enterprise resource planning (ERP) providers, even those which are viable companies with a solid product, typically do not meet the tricky requirements that are vital to the plastics industry and related so-called mill or material converter businesses.
any item can be added to the master schedule at any level
one will find on any desktop a telephone, stapler, monitor, computer housing, and more plastic parts. These are usually made by converting raw resins to the molded form, which is then assembled into a final discrete product, or shipped as is. One will also see examples of processed plastics, such as extruded railings, frames, cables, and so on. Clearly, these cannot be disassembled and re-used or stocked, thus placing them more in the process manufacturing category. In fact, users often might have to