Industry Sector

Manufacturing – Instrumentation Solutions

SIC Industry

26511 – Manufacture of electronic instruments and appliances for measuring, testing, and navigation, except industrial process control equipment

Number of Employees

The Challenge
  • Complex reordering process
  • Labour intensive warehouse management system
  • Time consuming processes and human error
Our Solution
  • DataSwitch
  • K3.Reports
The Benefits
  • Automation of processes and information
  • Improved reporting
  • Improved traceability
  • Management transparency throughout entire supply chain
  • Real-time access to critical business information
  • Seamless integration

DataSwitch a vital instrument for helping BKW halve reordering times

One of the UK’s leading instrumentation engineers has slashed the time it takes on stock reordering by 50% after implementing DataSwitch from K3 Syspro.

BKW Instruments is a leading supplier, manufacturer, and distributor of instrumentation solutions across a number of industries including water, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, oil and gas, energy, HVAC and more. The business is a long standing customer of K3 Syspro, having first implemented a SYSPRO Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution from the business over twenty years ago. When the business sought a solution to help automate its complex reordering processes, K3 Syspro was the obvious first port of call.

BKW’s previous warehouse management system was labour intensive and operated in a reactive nature. The task of re-ordering stock was time consuming and relied entirely on human input, which also left it open to human error.

“ With DataSwitch, we are saving on paper usage and have slashed the time it takes to carry out this process by 50%.”

Mike Honeyford
Mike HoneyfordBKW Instruments

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