Branch Medical Group
About Branch Medical Group
Branch Medical Group is a world-class contract manufacturer of medical implants that believes in delivering on time because it makes a difference, both to your bottom-line and someone's lifeline. That's why Branch Medical make commitments, not just promises. When one is committed, quality becomes as valuable as time. Contracts are no longer pieces of paper, but partnerships. Excellence turns into a priority, not a checklist. Branch Medical values relationships over everything. After all, it's more than just business. It's the business of life.
Branch Medical Group was using internal processes and tools including Microsoft Excel to help manage Manufacturing, Finance & Supply Chain management. While functional, this approach posed several challenges and the internal process was not flexible.
Coordinating business processes, from quote bid, installation to production scheduling and project costing all became extremely difficult. In addition, disparate systems made capturing consolidated data and communicating real-time inventory information to vendors, suppliers, and customers practically impossible. Lack of system integration meant that employees often relied on time-consuming manual processes to manage production tasks and track order status.
Relied on manual processes (excels sheets and registers) and the system study revealed some serious concerns. The time spend was high due to the dependence on excel sheets and manual records to search any data for reference.