Hitachi Maxell

Maxell is a manufacturer and distributor of electronic consumer goods and high quality original equipment components for the automotive industry.

Goods are manufactured globally within the Maxell group, before being containerised and shipped to a third-party European logistic depot, and then shipped to retail, stockist and manufacturing customers in 40 countries. This Microsoft Dynamics AX project has covered all major business processes; including quality standard policy and batch control testing, order to cash, third party logistics and MRP process and batch manufacturing.

Project tasks undertaken

  • ‍Process analysis and rationalisation
  • Functional requirements gathering
  • Gap analysis
  • Software specification documentation
  • Data migration transform and import
  • Software development
  • Code package testing
  • User training and acceptance testing
  • Go-live handholding

Other project features

  • ‍Multi-currency trading
  • Multi-language documentation
  • National distribution centres
  • Inter-company trading module
  • Manufacturing bills of material
  • Master planning
  • MRP 3 manufacturing
  • Third party logistic warehousing
  • Just-in-time lineside replenishment
  • Batch and serial number control
  • Quality policy batch sample testing
  • Batch and serial number control