Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Solutions
The Minotaur Business System is a powerful tool for manufacturers of natural health products and pharmaceuticals. Your requirements for materials handling are typically similar to those of the food industry but you may be licensed as a natural health product and have specific reporting requirements.
Minotaur Software has an end to end business management solution with the features necessary to handle this industry’s unique needs. Whether you need lot number tracking, expiry reporting, rebate marketing programs with retailers, direct to store delivery and route based distribution, variable unit of measure options by item, QC tracking, order fulfillment or Certificate of Analysis creation, Minotaur has the features and expertise to simplify the complex and unique requirements of your business.
End to End Traceability
End to end lot traceability from raw ingredients to finished products accessed in a matter of seconds; know where your raw materials were used and which customers received those products. Most companies need to trace products in one of two ways depending on products produced and specific production processes. In Minotaur, you can trace your products by specific lot number such as supplier lot, work in progress lot or finished good lots. In addition, you can trace your products based on production date(s), lines and even shifts. This report will identify items based on the specified criteria plus any subsequent production utilizing any identified products.
Quality Control Specifications by Lot
Bring your quality control department into your main system for improved productivity and better information. Staff can enter product test results against lots of product produced and release lots products from on hold warehouse locations once cleared for shipping. System generated certificates of analysis can be generated based on the lots of product you ship to each customer. Track product expiration dates and ensure product is used or sold and not written off or discounted.
Built in Unit Conversion by Item
User defined units of measure and conversion factors enabling you easily purchase, manufacture and sell your products in the units of measure you need. Whether you buy raw materials by the bag and stock in kg for use in production, invoice product by the kg but your customers order by the case or pail, you can remove the guess work, excel spreadsheets and calculators staff may be using and have the piece of mind that your quantities will be correct every time.
Flexible Multi Level Bills of Materials
Produce by the batch or to fill a customer sales order. System generated batch sheets with detailed instructions for proper preparation. Post production easily and handle substitutions and adjustments with ease.
Flexible Customer Pricing
Price lists, customer specific or date based promotional pricing all with volume breaks gives you the ultimate in customer pricing flexibility.
Minotaur can generate labels with barcodes for your raw materials, work in progress, finished goods, skids, etc., including industry standard GS1-128 barcodes for complete lot traceability. Labels can be item and/or customer specific including both scannable and human readable information.
Fully Integrated EDI
Minotaur’s EDI module removes the necessity for manual, repetitive keying of information into multiple screens. Ie. systems and websites, customer orders are loaded into Minotaur, invoices and other documents are generated seamlessly from the Minotaur system based on the format required by your EDI partners.