Durst Lift ERP is a cloud-based ERP/MIS software which provides a single integrated platform to run every aspect of your print business. The process is automated and streamlined, from taking a customer’s order online, into preflight and manufacturing, and all the way through to customer delivery. With no user licensing fees, all members of your print shop can access jobs from anywhere to ensure efficient job processing.
Lift Software utilizes screens and mobile devices to process work from any machine or workstation, ensuring every part of the printing process has the information they need. No more paper job tickets covered with notes, leaving you vulnerable for losses and delays.
Real Time Visibility
Keep your staff and your customers in the loop from order creation to shipment, with real time reporting and push notifications. Durst Lift ERP is up to date monitoring of ongoing jobs helps you better plan for your print shop, and helps clients feel at ease knowing they can monitor their job at any time.
Online Client Portal
Our online client portal helps simplify your customer’s ordering process, allowing them to create new jobs, or reselect jobs already created. The portal is simple and easy to follow, ensuring you receive all the information you need prior to starting a job, and leaving the customer confident they will receive exactly what they need.
Your clients all have different needs, and Lift is here to help. Manage customer requests, custom pricing, custom catalogs, and setup a variety of preferences so that your staff is all on the same page when communicating, and so clients can interact and order in a way that works best for them.
Lift’s incredibly flexible and easy to use estimating engine has a range of price-estimating options based on machine type, material, or labor. Lift Estimating allows you to accurately calculate time and material costs of each order. Markups can be applied using a number of methodologies to ensure the job’s profitability before committing to the customer and production, removing any uncertainties and securing a healthy margin.
Orders are placed, tracked and managed effortlessly using Lift Software’s catalog workflow. Customers can even be allowed to place orders directly. It’s easy to interact with Lift Software from any device, including mobile, or any computer with an Internet browser. Manage thousands of orders easily from anywhere in the world.
Leveraging powerful integrations into industry leading workflow automation tools, Lift Software allows users to upload art files, and then pre-flight’s the file and notifies Lift Software if there are any PDF problems that cannot be automatically repaired. Lift Software notifies the client of proofs ready to approve and the clients approve proofs online from any browser-based device. When complete, Lift triggers your workflow automation tools to send jobs to the printer.
Streamline production with customizable workflows to fit any print manufacturing environment. Optimally route work to printing equipment and shop floor stations needed to produce each product. Operators interact with a single intuitive screen receiving the most up to date production instructions processing tasks, reducing cycle times and increasing throughput.
Material requirements such as low inventory, non-stocking custom job material, and outside services are automatically monitored. Lift Software detects and suggests purchases that need to be made using its purchase plan technology. Purchasing staff can edit the plan and process the suggestions resulting in consolidated PO’s e-mailed to the specific suppliers.
Gives you the ability to inventory and track sheets, roll’s, liquids, and hardware across multiple warehouse locations. Lift Software tracks quantity on hand, quantity on order and quantity to be ordered. Low inventory and re-order quantities are monitored for and passed to the Purchasing plan.
Easily import complex shipping distribution grids into the system, saving hours of time and eliminating errors. Kitting and Packing configurations are automatically created, with powerful tools to easily pack and ship the correct product mix to 100s of locations. Print packing labels, and shipping labels for each shipping location in a single click.
Lift Software allows for standard or custom packed items to be shipped, custom labels packing lists identifying the box contents using images and text from the order are generated. The system then communicates with major shipping carries obtaining costs, tracking numbers and shipping labels. Shipping updates are automatically sent to the job so your customers can be kept up to date from one system.
Intuitive accounting tools to manage invoicing, cash receipts, aged receivables, and statement generation provide easy options for your customers to review and pay their invoices. Financials are easily imported into popular accounting software, and the Lift team can also provide interfaces into any financial package you choose.
From Purchase orders, receiving through posting of vendor invoices Lift Software tracks a 3-way match of all purchases and passes approved vendor invoices to your accounting system for payment.