Directworks provides a new, more effective way for your teams to work together, and with your suppliers, to drive greater product success. You’ll experience a higher level of cross-functional and supplier engagement that promotes valuable product innovation, greater speed to market and significant cost improvements.
Your teams will become more productive by applying powerful automation to eliminate low-value activities and wasted time. They will improve product costs by using their time, and better information, to make smarter, data-driven supply decisions. And they will develop a direct materials supply chain that is more cost competitive and delivers high quality parts at lower risk.
Is this what you’re looking for? We invite you to see what Directworks can do for you.
Directworks enables you to quickly and securely share requirements, including technical designs, and gather the information you need to evaluate suppliers, negotiate terms, assess tradeoffs, and make better, data-driven sourcing decisions.
Use Directworks to manage a product’s bill-of-materials (BOM) through the costing and supplier selection process. Assign activities, monitor progress, and make changes as required to achieve target costs. Apply powerful automation to accelerate the process and increase your speed to market.
Use Directworks to coordinate the evaluation and approval of a supplier’s manufacturing processes and parts for production. Track progress, manage communications, and maintain all documentation in one system.
Work closely with stakeholders and suppliers in a secure environment to drive product innovation, cost improvements, and a greater level of engagement. Directworks goes beyond basic collaboration capabilities to incorporate discussions and technical designs directly into your business processes.
Develop a deeper understanding of your product costs and your suppliers. The more you use Directworks, the more valuable it becomes. That’s because you’re building an incredible database of rich information that can be analyzed and utilized across your enterprise to make better supply decisions.
With Directworks, you can maintain a comprehensive record of your suppliers’ capabilities, capacities, compliance, performance, and risk. Then use that intelligence to actively monitor your suppliers and be alerted of any concerns that could impact product sales and profitability.
Using Directworks is like applying LEAN principles to your business processes. By automating low value work, you can focus on more strategic activities and get a whole lot more done.
Directworks is built for widespread use by many functional groups within your enterprise as well as your suppliers. Its modern design provides an intuitive user experience while delivering a wide range of powerful sourcing and supplier management capabilities. And with enterprise licensing for unlimited users, there’s literally no limit to the value you can achieve with Directworks.
You’ve developed standard processes and approval workflows to manage your business. Directworks’ flexible architecture allows you to configure and automate these processes to realize greater productivity while ensuring your standard procedures are followed. It’s the best of both worlds.