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Claris FileMaker Solutions Built for the Manufacturing Environment

With a Claris FileMaker solution from Skeleton Key, your manufacturing team can produce more in less time.

Skeleton Key specializes in developing and deploying customized Claris FileMaker solutions that are optimized just as much for the manufacturing floor as they are for the office. Our solutions work alongside your team to help them get more done in less time while providing a centralized platform for data analytics, reporting, and controls.

With the power of the Claris FileMaker platform, Skeleton Key works with your organization to pinpoint inefficiencies and overcome barriers to success. We accomplish this goal by taking the time to understand your facility’s workflows. This allows us to develop a Claris FileMaker solution that’s as unique as your organization.

Whether your goal is minimizing overhead or maximizing production, our experts specialize in leveraging the power of the Claris FileMaker platform to achieve your broader business objectives. On top of training your team to use your new solution to its full potential, we provide ongoing support and development to explore how much more the platform can do for you as your organization grows.

Production Dashboards

How does your team quickly survey all of the key performance indicators (KPIs) that ensure your equipment and facility are running as intended? If you don’t have a concrete answer to this question, your team is already wasting time, and your business is losing money to inefficiency. Fortunately, a customized dashboard solution from Skeleton Key gives every member of your team access to the unique set of real-time metrics they need to do their job. From collecting production statistics on one centralized platform to monitoring every step of your supply chain, custom dashboards have the potential to transform the way your organization operates at every level.

Manufacturing Problems We Solve

We most often build Claris FileMaker solutions for clients in the manufacturing industry who want to:

  • Streamline production timelines
  • Better manage orders and inventory
  • Find new avenues for innovation
  • Track every step of the production process
  • Eliminate the need for physical paperwork
  • Manage resource allocation
  • Minimize overhead costs and shipping delays
  • Integrate enterprise resource planning (ERP) platforms
  • Implement mobile data collection from the manufacturing floor
  • Prioritize customer relations, engagement, and satisfaction
  • Automate financial and operational reporting capabilities
  • Reduce the risk of human errors and preventable mistakes
  • Ensure quality control for every product before it gets to customers

With a custom Claris FileMaker solution designed to seamlessly align with your facility operations, your team can speed up production timelines, minimize downtime, and focus on delivering the highest quality products to customers as quickly as possible. If your business has struggled with achieving these goals in the past, let us know. Our experts specialize in transforming inefficiency into an opportunity for growth.

How We Helped Vistabule

Interested in further exploring how Skeleton Key can help streamline operations at your manufacturing facility? We helped Vistabule, a manufacturer of custom teardrop trailer, deploy a custom Claris FileMaker solution to track orders, forecast part demands, and engage customers. Read the full case study here to get a clearer idea of how we can help you next.

Mobile Data Collection

Chances are your organization’s workflows are rarely limited to the office environment. Fortunately, the Claris FileMaker platform is designed to accommodate teams that can’t settle for anything less than on-the-go mobility. With a Claris FileMaker solution, every member of your team is able to access, update, and assess your system’s metrics whether they’re in the office, on the manufacturing floor, in the warehouse, or at a client’s location. Because every member of your team operates on the same platform, we can virtually eliminate the risk of miscommunication, outdated data, or mobility restrictions that so many manufacturers struggle to overcome.

Your Expert Claris FileMaker Developers

Is your manufacturing company preparing for growth? In today’s business environment, how organizations store, manage and summarize data has become a crucial factor behind whether an expansion fails or succeeds. When you partner with Skeleton Key, we put your business in the best possible position for success with a custom Claris FileMaker solution designed to streamline every facet of your organizational workflows. From the manufacturing process to administrative paperwork, we make it easier for every member of your team to do their jobs.

Get in touch with our experts, and let’s start talking about the possibilities that a Claris FileMaker solution could open up for your business.