Katana is a modern manufacturing & inventory management software for small and scaling businesses. Its visual interface and smart real-time master planning allow manufacturers to get an overview of the entire business from one centralized point of truth. Katana integrates popular eCommerce and accounting service providers such as Shopify, WooCommerce, Xero, and QuickBooks to name a few. Katana has an open API should the user want to build their own integrations.
With Katana, you can prioritize orders, see the availability of raw materials & finished goods in real-time, and ensure end-to-end traceability of materials and products. Katana automatically follows the stock movements across the production cycle and in multiple warehouses allowing you to maintain optimal inventory levels.
Build BOMs and track material availability for make to order workflows or fulfill the order from available product stock. Easily create, set-up, and remove shop floor operators and receive real-time manufacturing insights from the floor-level app, and track manufacturing costs based on product recipes and production operations.
Katana + Xero
When Xero is connected with Katana, you can create invoices and bills, which will automatically update your Xero account. Click the created invoice or bill in Katana to open the document in Xero.
Besides our native integration that allows you to push sales orders from Katana to Xero, you can also set up an automatic sales order import from Xero to Katana via Zapier.
Sign up to Katana with a 14-day free trial and open the “Integrations” list from the “Settings” menu. From there, you can connect your Xero account. It’s as simple as that!
A short on-boarding wizard will take you through a couple of configuration steps and you are all set. Katana has an extensive knowledge base with articles and videos that will help you get started in just days!