Quite often we think, experience and hear – time is flying, the world is getting on the fast-lane or every single moment in time seems to have shrunk. This fast time effect is what BatchMaster Software, India, also experienced.
As the calendar’s page turned from June to July, BatchMaster completed fourteen years in India. It’s time to celebrate and reflect on some of the epic achievements of the company.
In the year 2000, when BatchMaster stepped into the market with a vision to lead the ERP world in process manufacturing, all it had was- just a team of seven members and an objective to make process manufacturers smarter and more successful in their businesses. In this amazing journey of 14 years, BatchMaster has set successful footprints in ERP market for process manufacturing. BatchMaster is now a global enterprise with a dedicated staff of 250 plus employees, 1500 plus customers and multiple products to its credit.
Here are a few of the milestones of this journey which has helped process manufacturers to be a leader in their own field.
#Milestone: 1 – The Journey Begins
Hard work pays off. The sincere efforts of highly skilled people at BatchMaster led to the development of BatchMaster Enterprise 7.10- a single apt product encompassing best of breed capabilities for process manufacturers. Sales journey began from its first customer- a Paint Manufacturing Company that subsequently opened the door to many from across all segments Food, Chemical, Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical and likes.
#Milestone: 2 – More Into Process Manufacturing
BatchMaster believed and strived to keep its product contemporary; scalable and adaptable to changing facets and needs of this dynamic industry. Hence, the company continuously upgraded the product and launched numerous versions:-
- BatchMaster Enterprise 7.15
- BatchMaster Enterprise 7.20
- BatchMaster Enterprise 7.25
- BatchMaster Enterprise 7.30
- BatchMaster Enterprise 7.35
- BatchMaster Enterprise 8.20
- BatchMaster Enterprise 8.35
- BatchMaster Enterprise 8.40
With the release of each version, the product was enhanced with the features increasing business adaptability.
#Milestone: 3 – Offering Industry-specific Solutions
After successfully serving the horizontal platform of all process manufacturing industries, BatchMaster moved into micro-vertical segments.
BatchMaster for Food, BatchMaster for Pharmaceutical, BatchMaster for Paints, BatchMaster for Life Sciences, BatchMaster for Chemicals and BatchMaster for Cosmaceutical were introduced. This ascertained meeting general as well as specific operational, business and compliance needs of these industries; and thus getting closer to become a perfect fit.
To help manufacturers excel in these hard times of economic downturn, shrinking margins, and increasing competition, becoming more and more industry-specific was the key. BatchMaster for Ink, Packaged Food, Polymer Coatings, Dietary Supplements, Marinades, Barbeque Sauces, Polyurethane and others are nano-verticals of BatchMaster further launched to penetrate deep into the roots of process manufacturing and provide a perfect industry-specific ERP solution.
#Milestone: 4 – Integration With Financial Packages
Tie-ups with Microsoft Dynamics GP, Solomon, ACCPAC, MAS 90, Sage PFW, Sage 100, Sage 200, QuickBooks, SAP, Tally and many more, provided manufacturers ample choices and least switching costs to leverage the power of a complete solution meeting their distribution, manufacturing, and financial needs.
#Milestone: 5 – BatchMaster Manufacturing For SAP Business One
BatchMaster is proud to offer its process manufacturing expertise to SAP Business One giving its customers the best of both the worlds. Manufacturing capabilities of BatchMaster (like Formulation & R&D, Batch Processing, Production Scheduling, Quality Analysis, Cost Analysis, Compliance, etc.) were introduced into SAP Business One, accomplished using the .NET platform.
#Milestone: 6 – BatchMaster Manufacturing With SAP Business One Our Own OEM Product
To enhance, elevate and simplify the user experience, BatchMaster now has become SAP’s OEM partner. Using this platform, the company offers a new wave of innovation- BatchMaster ERP with SAP Business One– a complete, one-of-its-kind package for Process Manufacturers. Available now in US and India, BatchMaster ERP with SAP Business One is the state-of-art product that handles distribution, manufacturing, fine-tunes finances and simplifies compliance reporting, formulation, and new product development.
Now that it feels that BatchMaster has achieved a lot in these years, we @BatchMaster still believe
“Woods are lovely, dark and deep
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep”
– by Robert Frost
With this belief, BatchMaster enters into another year- promising newer products, improved services, and greater customer satisfaction.