Material Requirements Planning (MRP) for Sage 500 ERP

Sage 500 Material Requirements PlanningThe Sage 500 MRP (or Material Requirements Planning) module was originally designed for manufacturers but it can be very useful for wholesale distributors since the Inventory Replenishment system has similar functionality for planning purchase orders but is not time-phased. Further, MRP has a lot more functionality around planning than release orders within the replenishment system. For this reason, Sage licenses companies for both Inventory Replenishment and MRP when they buy one or the other. Continue reading