Inventory Management 4 Makers

Inventory Management 4 Makers

by Katana

Manufacturing from raw materials to finished goods.

4.8 of 5 stars(42 reviews)

Sync sales with production

Import sales orders from Shopify to visually manage order fulfillment and related production activities. Never miss a delivery deadline.

Real-time inventory management

Instantly know if you have enough raw materials and finished products for fulfilling Shopify sales orders.

Plan your manufacturing

Schedule production and track manufacturing floor-level progress live. Assign production tasks to team members.


About Inventory Management 4 Makers

Katana means better production & inventory management for makers selling on Shopify.

Manage raw materials, finished products, manufacturing, sales orders and much more in one place. Sales orders are automatically sent from Shopify to Katana.

Smart manufacturing starts here!

What is Katana?

Katana is the #1 modern manufacturing & inventory software for scaling businesses. Automate your workflows with Katana’s visual interface and smart auto-booking engine, which allow you to prioritize orders and see the availability of raw materials & finished goods in real-time. Easily create bills of materials, gain multichannel inventory visibility and floor-level control.

How can Katana help your business?

  • More control

Visual sales order fulfillment and shop floor control. Katana focuses your attention on getting orders out the door. While maintaining optimal inventory.

  • Less admin

Automatic inventory. Drag-and-drop production management. Integrated with eCommerce and accounting. You can do what you love, Katana takes care of the rest.

  • Simple, yet powerful

Painless setup, forget extensive training. The intuitive user interface makes it a joy to use Katana. Manage your products, materials, sales, production and purchasing with ease.

Features

  • Automatic data movement between Shopify sales and Katana production & inventory management.

Katana imports all incoming orders from Shopify and keeps the fulfillment status and stock sync between Shopify and Katana.

  • Visual production planning

Visual dashboards allowing for flexible planning. Know the status of every order and process without missing any delivery deadlines.

  • Real-time inventory control

Easily manage product stock, materials available for production, materials en-route from suppliers and subcontractors, products booked for shipping to customers with real-time inventory dashboards.

  • Shopify Multiple Store Support

Link all of your Shopify stores to a single Katana account, and manage your entire inventory, manufacturing processes and order fulfillment from a single visual dashboard.

  • Shopify x Katana Stock Sync

Turn on the stock sync option to automatically update your stock levels directly to your Shopify store. Any time a sales order is delivered, manufacturing order is completed, purchasing order is received, or stock adjustment is initiated the changes will automatically be reflected on your Shopify website.

  • Shopify POS x Katana

Katana can pull in orders from your Shopify POS system.

  • Sales & purchase modules

Enjoy on-time deliveries from suppliers and manage your sales order fulfillment pipeline effectively.

  • Accurate costing

Be aware of your production costs and product margins. Make better decisions based on accurate product profitability calculations.

Integrates with

  • Quickbooks,
  • Tradegecko,
  • Xero

See the app in action

Explore how the app works in an example store.

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Support

Pricing 14-day free trial

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$99/month

* All charges are billed in USD. Recurring charges, including monthly or usage-based charges, are billed every 30 days.

Overall rating
4.8 of 5 stars
Based on 42 reviews

  • 5 of 5 stars
    79% of ratings are 5 stars
  • 4 of 5 stars
    21% of ratings are 4 stars
    (9)
  • 3 of 5 stars
    0% of ratings are 3 stars
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  • 2 of 5 stars
    0% of ratings are 2 stars
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  • 1 of 5 stars
    0% of ratings are 1 stars
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Most recent reviews

Garden Path Homemade Soap

This app has been a lifesaver for us. The Katana team are constantly improving as per customer feedback. It can only get better from here. The dashboard is easy to use and understand and the team is fast to answer and help with any concerns.

Lara Intimates

I use Katana to manage workflow and inventory for my manufacturing business. We make products in-house, and managing production and inventory on Shopify alone was a nightmare. We started using Katana about 6 months ago, and we couldn't live without it now.

It only takes seconds to process orders, my factory team has their manufacturing orders organised and we know exactly what is in stock and what is being manufactured.

Highly recommend Katana to all businesses that manufacture in-house.

Cursed Crypt

We tried a number of ERP systems for our manufacturing business without a lot of luck. Katana, without question, is one of the best and more affordable we've come across. Combined with their support response rate we wouldn't recommend anything else.

Developer reply

January 22, 2020

We appreciate the feedback and thank you! 🙇