Brahmin Solutions vs Katana - Which is the better platform in 2023?
Swapping Katana MRP with Brahmin Solutions gives you a comprehensive solution as a manufacturer to unleash your full potential.
Monthly: $129 / Mo - $599 / Mo Annual: ~ 15 % Discount
Monthly: $129 / Mo - $999 / Mo Annual: ~ 15 % Discount
Bin locations Stock movement accounting Multiple inventory status tracking Bundle / Kit functionality Multi UOM tracking
No stock movement tracking Limited warehouse management Limited inventory tracking
Full Lot/batch and serial number tracking Autogenerate serial numbers Backward lot/batch and serial tracking
Limited lot traceability No serial tracking
Multi level BOMs Make to stock alerts Calendars and gantt charts
Simplified manufacturing No calendars, no Gantt charts.
Lean CRM Order processing from quotes to sales Invoicing Shipment planning and documents Dropshipping
No CRM functionality No serial tracking
Detailed PO tracking through various stages Purchase Bills Advanced reordering report Landed costs
Low stock alerts PO tracking by delivery status No purchase invoices
10+ Shopping cart integrations 3+ Accounting integrations 5+ Marketplace integrations 4+ Shipping integrations All integrations are native
Limited shipping integrations Limited accounting integration Many 3rd party integrations
Email + Chat + Phone
Email + Chat
Small to midsized manufacturing companies (1-100 employees)
Small companies and workshops
3 things Brahmin Solutions can do vs Katana
All in one price
On the surface, the pricing structures of Brahmin Solutions and Katana seem very similar. However, the differences become clear when you start adding multiple users.
As you add more users to your plan, you'll notice that the pricing structures of these two systems start to differ significantly. This difference is not minor, but quite substantial.
But there's more. There is another factor to consider - the mandatory implementation costs. These costs can come as a surprise, making the overall pricing even more significant.
Reliable customer support
Here at Brahmin Solutions, we're proud to offer 24/7 support, no matter which plan you're on. We provide a wealth of resources to guide you through every step, including informative documents, engaging webinars, insightful blog posts, responsive phone support, and comprehensive online courses.
For assistance with Katana, they are available via chat, email, live chat, blog, and more.
What sets us apart is that our support team boasts real-world experience in eCommerce and manufacturing, so you can trust that we'll provide the best possible advice.
Built for a manufacturer
While Katana, is meticulously designed for manufacturers, its focus is squarely trained on the manufacturing facet of operations. It is as if it is peering through a telescope, zooming in on the manufacturing horizon, and pushing other critical aspects to the periphery.
In contrast, at Brahmin Solutions, we recognize that manufacturers are akin to multifaceted gems. They don't merely manage production - they also wear the hats of eCommerce specialists, distributors, and wholesalers; they grapple with consignment inventory, among other responsibilities. Thus, our approach is holistically different.
We adopt a comprehensive end-to-end strategy for a manufacturer, much like an artist who paints the entire canvas rather than just a few prominent strokes. Instead of addressing only a manufacturer's two or three most pressing needs, we strive to accommodate all their necessities.
Why Manufacturers Prefer Brahmin Solutions to Katana
Growth made possible
Brahmin Solutions is a great Inventory and MRP software for small- and medium-sized businesses to grow into large enterprises. Hundreds of businesses trust Brahmin Solutions for its reliability, ability to handle high traffic volume, up time, and more.
Brahmin Solutions support is available 24/7, no matter which plan you’re on. You’ll also have access to help docs, webinars, blog posts, and online courses to guide you along the way.
If you're in search of wholesale tools for your manufacturing business, look no further than Brahmin Solutions! Our Wholesale portal is fully equipped and ready to go, allowing you to start taking orders immediately.
No more wasting money on a custom wholesale website or unreliable add-ons that simply don't deliver. With Brahmin Solutions, you can rest assured that your wholesale needs will be met with confidence and ease.
Guided free implementation
At Brahmin Solutions, we proudly offer free guided implementation to companies in need, despite our software being designed for self-service.
We are backed by a team of industry experts who guarantee a quick and effective implementation process.
Switching from Katana to Brahmin Solutions
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