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4.71 out of 5 stars
Manufacturing and inventory management in one easy-to-use ERP software. Get total inventory control over materials and products in real time. Raw material inventory tracking makes setting reorder points simple. Connect to Xero to automate your business.


Katana is a manufacturing ERP that gives you a live look at your business. Features include live inventory management, manufacturing management, batch tracking for end-to-end traceability, a Shop Floor App for total floor-level control, open API, and a growing channel partner network. Real-time master planning features automate resource allocation based on prioritized sales orders and integrations with e-commerce, accounting, CRM, and reporting services to centralize all key business operations.

With Katana, you can prioritize orders and see raw materials and finished goods availability in real time. Katana automatically follows the stock movements across the production cycle in multiple warehouses allowing you to maintain optimal inventory levels and optimize production planning with real time notifications.

Build bill of materials (BOM) and track material availability for make-to-order workflows or fulfill orders from available product stock. Easily create, set up, and remove shop floor operators and receive real-time manufacturing insights from the Katana Shop Floor App. You can also use BOMs to track manufacturing costs based on product recipes and production operations.

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Katana + Xero

Create invoices and bills from Katana that automatically update your Xero account. Click the created invoice or bill in Katana to open the document in Xero. You can also set up automatic sales order imports from Xero to Katana via Zapier.

Reviews & ratings

4.7 out of 5 stars
69 Reviews
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Matthew Whitingbird
5 out of 5 stars

Intuitive, clean and easy to use

Katana is an incredible tool to manage stock for small business. Its capability allows for stock analysis allows all businesses to access data only big business formally had access to.

Response from Katana

Thanks for your review Matthew, happy to hear Katana helps you run analysis and manage stock in your business!
Nick Billington
5 out of 5 stars

Great product and support

Katana is a very simple but powerful application that has give a complete view of our stock, production and ordering process. The support team have helped me to get it ready which has been awesome.
Doug Bryan
4 out of 5 stars

Solid capability with ease of use

Katana has been great for our company as we were using spreadsheets earlier. Sales Orders driving Work Orders which drive Purchase Orders and inventory visibility. I also appreciate how willing they are to make updates and corrections.

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Added in 2020


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