Do you know that you can make a fast estimating of any type of work?
Sistrade® software is capable to provide you with all the necessary tools to manage all printing industries which work in the commercial area, producing booklets, magazines, books, newspapers, envelopes, forms and other. It is a completely customizable solution with the power to be implemented according to your specific needs both in terms of necessary modules or tools adjusted to the reality of your company, becoming very flexible at new specifications.
Sistrade® software provides you with all the necessary information so that you manage your time and do not let the time to manage you. With all the analytical and statistical information at the reach of mouse clicks, you will have all the tools to control all production costs, making it easier to compare estimated and reached costs, allowing you to see your profit or loss. With the possibility of exporting the most of this data to external software, such as text processors, spreadsheets and other, it provides you with the powerful and more familiar tools and can give you the additional precision tools that MIS|ERP systems are incapable of doing.
General Estimate Data
Printing / Imposition Calculation
Operations and Materials
Estimate Costs Calculation
- General costs with components and setup
- Printing costs, evaluating the measures on the imposition and the printing time
- Costs with colours, depending on the job’s area
- Costs with resources/machines, setup times and corresponding requirements
- Operations, including subcontract stages
- Global cost identifying cost/benefit
- Agent and salesmen commissions
- Application of financial margins, with margin indexes, commissions, administrative costs, set costs etc.
- Financial indicators
Newspaper Printing Estimating
Newspaper printing industry has particular characteristics with the specific needs of management and control of this sector. For obtaining high-quality results, it is essential to have an effective control of all the stages of the production of the work, quick and reliable stock management, as well as information systems that respond to all the processes related to content printing in rotary coldset web offset printers that are reel fed.
Furthermore, it is necessary to have technological solutions to support those responsible for the management and maintenance of the equipment. Insofar as the information system is capable of sending warnings to preventive maintenance of CTP or a printing group of a rotary machine. The aim is to reduce the intervals of waiting for the intervention of equipment, to plan the work in a more efficient and reduce maintenance costs.
Besides the general features of Sistrade software, the module "Newspapers" offers the following features:
- Simplicity in performing functions related to the warehouse management
- Movement of the reels through the standard IFRA barcode
- More efficient consumption control of the paper for publication
- Output for job order via a Wi-Fi PDA
- Perpetual inventory with just one click
- Paper reel control of different clients
- Definition of maintenance plans
- Issuing corrective maintenance orders
- Automatic launching of preventive maintenance orders
- Breakdown alerts
- Control of maintenance time
- Spares management
- Maintenance cost
Form Printing Estimating
Sistrade® specializes in the forms area, continuous or not. This project comes from the need to implement Sistrade® in the printing and packaging industry in the form printing area. It is a completely customizable application, it is very flexible at new specifications.
The entire production cycle is effectively covered by Sistrade®, and allied to the basic features, specific solutions are presented for this sector, among which we highlight:
General Estimate Data
- Possibility of indicating other operations to perform during the web-finish phase
- Material consumption according to the selected operations
- Changing the items suggested by the system
- The system suggests the machine(s) for the accomplishment of tasks
Envelope Printing Estimating
Sistrade® software specializes in the envelope printing and confectioning area. This project comes from the need to implement Sistrade® software in the printing and packaging industry which work with envelopes with/without window, automailer, datamailer, normal CF, CF with cut etc. It is a completely customizable application and is very flexible to new specifications.
General Estimate Data
Envelopes Printing/ Confectioning
- The system automatically calculates the imposition, according to the defined items, such as machine, cylinder, formats, number of colours, and others
- Indication of extra operations to perform while printing (for example, perforation) for each copy
- The system estimates the paper consumption, as well as its total cost
- The application determines the amount of ink that was consumed, according to the printing area
- The optimization of the imposition is made according to the job to perform, the machine's capacity, the type of paper, etc.
- The system suggests the paper for printing according to the selected type of machine
Sistrade software user testimonials
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