Intuitive ERP

Intuitive ERP Manufacturing System

Intuitive ERP, an Aptean Corporation solution, is a world-leading ERP manufacturing system that provides an intuitive, flexible and complete package enterprise solution to the small to medium sized discrete manufacturer. 

The Intuitive ERP system has over 1000 customers in 20 countries and is designed for make-to-stock, make-to-order, configure-to-order, assemble-to-order and mixed-mode manufacturers. It is effectively deployed in a wide range of discrete manufacturing environments including aerospace, electronics, automotive, plastics, rubber, packaging, medical devices, industrial machinery and equipment, and metal fabrication industries.


The internationally used and acclaimed Intuitive ERP manufacturing system is owned by US based company Aptean along with 8 other specialist ERP systems, several CRM systems and many other business productivity solutions.

Aptean has over 9000 customers in over 100 countries, over 1500 employees and is owned by venture capitalist Vista Equity Partners in the USA. To find out more visit www.aptean.com.


The Intuitive ERP system has mature and sophisticated business rules and includes core financials, production planning, material requirements planning, finite capacity scheduling, shop floor control, quality control, CRM, custom reporting and business intelligence. Functions such as CTP (Capable to Promise) provide powerful capabilities.

The base system can be extended by many additional and optional modules.The developers have adopted a strategy of tightly integrating third-party productivity solutions to provide extended capabilities. Product solutions such as :-

  • Synoptix reporting and business intelligence
  • uniPoint quality management
  • CAD product design - SolidWorks, Solid Edge, Inventor
  • Configuration Solutions advanced configurator
  • Zontec Synergy SPC (Statistical Process Control)
  • and others.

The Intuitive ERP system conforms to APICS manufacturing standards, GAAP accounting standards and offers multi-language, multi-country, multi-currency, multi-warehouse and multi-division capabilities.

It has been developed specifically using Microsoft .Net technology and SQL Server database. The developers have focused on usability – it is easy to use, intuitive and configurable.


The system is well documented along with context sensitive F1 help and customisable Work Flow documentation. It has a “Solution Start” implementation package with user guides and planning tools that provide for a well organised and quick implementation with a fast return on investment. The system training includes self-paced “Virtual Classroom” video classes and online web-based one-on-one training sessions.

The system is supported by a global network of experienced ERP manufacturing specialists who provide on-site training, implementation assistance and customisation services.


There are many diverse and informative case studies showing the general applicability of the system. These case studies show that each Intuitive ERP implementation has provided many benefits. Some direct customer quotes are :-

  • Reduced inventory levels by 20% in one case and 50% in another
  • Improved shipping/sales abilities by 30%
  • Overall price reduction on purchased items by 20%
  • Improved on-time supplier delivery from 30% to over 80%
  • Increased on-time delivery to customers from 30% to 90%
  • Return on investment of over 200%

For more information please visit www.intuitivemfg.com