Product Lifecycle Management

Harness your window of opportunity with PLM for process manufacturers.


Getting new products to market faster is essential in today’s business environment. Cutting days, weeks or even months from recipe or formula development can make the difference between products that make money and products that miss a real window of opportunity.

CDC Software’s PLM module for Ross ERP helps you get to market faster with a scalable solution that gets data flowing between PLM and ERP – equipping you to make quick changes that meet customer and regulatory requirements.

Brochure: Product Lifecycle Management

Key Features:

  • Quick Search
  • Create Cost-Competitive Formulas and Packaging
  • Create Recipes from Previous Trials
  • Modify/Add Ingredients
  • Mass Replace for Multiple Formulas
  • Pre-test Formulas and Recipes for Non-Compliance

See what the CDC PLM can do for you:

Find it Fast

Quickly search for recipes, formulas, specifications, documents and files, instead of relying on staff and management to remember key details.

Build on Your Best

Radically reduce development time by creating recipes from previous trials, modifying or adding ingredients to an existing recipe, or working from a template.

Replace it All

Take complete control over an ingredient mass replacement in multiple formulas.

Perform a Pre-Test

Determine which trial formulas and recipes do not meet requirements – before you make a sample batch.

Work Together

Collaborate with staff, suppliers and customers using Microsoft SharePoint tools and technology.

Tackle the Details

Perform experimental trials, recipe management, formula optimization, stability tests, and much more.