Genius ERP

4.2 (128)
Write a Review!
Enterprise resource planning for SME custom manufacturers

About Genius ERP

Genius ERP is an all-in-one enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution that includes software, implementation services and field expertise for small to mid-sized custom manufacturers. With tools including shop floor management, inventory control, product engineering, job costing, analytics, scheduling, production planning, accounting and more, Genius ERP is the trusted choice of custom manufacturers. The cloud-based tool is specifically designed for manufacturers handling engineer-to-order, custom-to-order, make-to-order and assemble-to-order projects within industries including machinery, transportation, food production, aerospace and defense and more.

Genius ERP gives custom manufacturers the tools they need to increase productivity and reduce costs. Seamlessly manage your operations from start to finish with product engineering, scheduling, inventory management, production planning, shop floor management, job costing, CRM, accounting and field services. Automate time-consuming steps, estimate with greater accuracy and reduce bottlenecks on the shop floor to optimize production. Leverage powerful analytics tools to gain deep insights into your manufacturing operations, enabling data-driven decision-making and continuous improvement.


Key benefits of Genius ERP

  • Use Genius ERP’s shop floor management tools to track real-time manufacturing data and production progress from raw materials to finished goods. Create instant alignment between management decisions and shop floor priorities.

  • Transform CAD designs to bills of materials and requests for quotations with the CAD2BOM tool, which integrates with SolidWorks and Inventor to produce a bill of materials using CAD properties.

  • Genius ERP's full-suite accounting feature empowers manufacturers with precise financial management tools, ensuring streamlined and accurate financial operations to enhance profitability and decision-making.

  • Manage customers and vendors within Genius ERP with tools for pricing, quote creation, invoice processing, price inquiries, smart ordering, and more.

  • Control the quality of production with the automatic creation of non-conformance reports and corrective action input. Businesses can build a quality history in order to guide team members and new hires on quality norms.

  • Images

    Genius ERP Software - Save on engineering time with Genius CAD2BOM. With a push of a button, turn a Solidworks or Inventor model into a fully itemized, complex Bill of Materials—no matter the number of assembly levels—ready for procurement, planning, pricing, and production.
    Genius ERP Software - Get visibility of your entire business with a range of reports and analytics available at your fingertips—giving you oversight into every aspect of your operations. Harness the power of real-time data to make the best decisions for your company.
    Genius ERP Software - Accurately know your inventory levels every second of the day. Track all of your inventory needs—including on mobile devices—to control your costs and replenish stock based on actual on-the-job demand with one simplified and fully integrated system.
    Genius ERP Software - Genius ERP has two scheduling systems—traditional plus the only DBR scheduling system available within an ERP. Choose the right solution to schedule your shop with precision, and ensure jobs are always completed on time and within budget.
    Genius ERP Software - 5
    Genius ERP Software - Genius ERP has two scheduling systems—traditional plus the only DBR scheduling system available within an ERP. Choose the right solution to schedule your shop with precision, and ensure jobs are always completed on time and within budget.
    Genius ERP Software - What If Scheduling
    Genius ERP Software - Genius CRM
    View 10 more
    Genius ERP video
    Genius ERP video
    Genius ERP Software - Save on engineering time with Genius CAD2BOM. With a push of a button, turn a Solidworks or Inventor model into a fully itemized, complex Bill of Materials—no matter the number of assembly levels—ready for procurement, planning, pricing, and production.
    Genius ERP Software - Get visibility of your entire business with a range of reports and analytics available at your fingertips—giving you oversight into every aspect of your operations. Harness the power of real-time data to make the best decisions for your company.
    Genius ERP Software - Accurately know your inventory levels every second of the day. Track all of your inventory needs—including on mobile devices—to control your costs and replenish stock based on actual on-the-job demand with one simplified and fully integrated system.
    Genius ERP Software - Genius ERP has two scheduling systems—traditional plus the only DBR scheduling system available within an ERP. Choose the right solution to schedule your shop with precision, and ensure jobs are always completed on time and within budget.
    Genius ERP Software - 5
    Genius ERP Software - Genius ERP has two scheduling systems—traditional plus the only DBR scheduling system available within an ERP. Choose the right solution to schedule your shop with precision, and ensure jobs are always completed on time and within budget.
    Genius ERP Software - What If Scheduling
    Genius ERP Software - Genius CRM

    Not sure about Genius ERP? Compare with a popular alternative

    Genius ERP

    4.2 (128)
    VS.

    Starting Price

    US$3,000.00
    year
    US$45.00
    month

    Pricing Options

    Free version
    Free trial
    Free version
    Free trial

    Features

    71
    7

    Integrations

    7
    3

    Ease of Use

    4.0 (128)
    3.2 (67)

    Value for Money

    4.2 (128)
    3.4 (67)

    Customer Service

    4.2 (128)
    3.5 (67)
    Green rating bars show the winning product based on the average rating and number of reviews.

    Alternatives

    Sage CRM

    3.5
    #1 Alternative to Genius ERP
    Speed up your business growth with our web-based CRM application: Sage, the leading supplier of business management...

    DELMIAworks

    4.1
    #2 Alternative to Genius ERP
    DELMIAworks (previously IQMS) provides integrated manufacturing and supply chain software featuring project management,...

    SYSPRO

    4.2
    #3 Alternative to Genius ERP
    Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

    abas ERP

    4.0
    #4 Alternative to Genius ERP
    abas ERP has been selected as a 2018 Capterra Top 20 ERP solution, specializing in ERP systems for mid-sized manufacture...

    Reviews

    Overall rating

    4.2 /5
    (128)
    Value for Money
    4.2/5
    Features
    4.1/5
    Ease of Use
    4.0/5
    Customer Support Software
    4.2/5

    Already have Genius ERP?

    Software buyers need your help! Product reviews help the rest of us make great decisions.

    Showing 5 reviews of 128
    Jasmine
    Jasmine
    Overall rating
    • Industry: Construction
    • Company size: 51–200 Employees
    • Used Daily for 6-12 months
    • Review Source

    Overall rating

    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Customer Support Software
    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    Effective ERP Platform and Easy Inventory Tracking Product.

    Reviewed on 2023-08-10

    Highly secure project financial data management and the financial reporting features and the...

    Highly secure project financial data management and the financial reporting features and the billing and the invoicing functionalities offered by Genius ERP are productive and quite easy.

    Pros

    The financial analytics obtaining using Genius ERP features and the Bills of Materials capability and reports preparation Genius ERP is effective.Production scheduling and the Construction project planning and estimates creation with Genius ERP is more profitable.

    Cons

    ERP solution which has easiest financial data management tools with no error found to report or even performance issue.

    Mike
    Overall rating
    • Industry: Machinery
    • Company size: 11–50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1-5 months
    • Review Source

    Overall rating

    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Customer Support Software
    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    Great Support

    Reviewed on 2019-07-12

    We have really just begun to capture some data, but advantages so far are job costing, tracking/sch...

    We have really just begun to capture some data, but advantages so far are job costing, tracking/scheduling, and analysis.

    Pros

    Easy to navigate, comprehensive data collection and analysis.

    Cons

    Some fields are not readily searchable, or smart. Many softwares today allow you start typing and it knows what you are looking for - making recommendation or gray line filling in so you can simply hit enter.

    Alternatives Considered

    JobBOSS²

    Reasons for Switching to Genius ERP

    Better support, better software (easier to navigate), more intensive training.

    Response from Genius Solutions

    Hi Mike,
    I'm glad to hear that our software is working out for you and that you have found it to be helpful, especially in terms of data collection and analysis. I will pass your comment about some fields not being readily searchable or smart on to our product teamwe are always looking for ways to improve and make our software easier to use. Thanks for leaving us a review! - Jesse Linklater, Director of Marketing

    Rachel
    Overall rating
    • Industry: Accounting Software
    • Company size: 51–200 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
    • Review Source

    Overall rating

    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Customer Support Software
    • Likelihood to recommend 6.0 /10

    Review

    Reviewed on 2022-10-20

    I would prefer to use a different program. Has not been beneficial compared to others.

    I would prefer to use a different program. Has not been beneficial compared to others.

    Pros

    Being able to open more than one page at a time.

    Cons

    Cannot edit many things, cause lots of issues.

    Frédéric
    Overall rating
    • Industry: Machinery
    • Company size: 11–50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
    • Review Source

    Overall rating

    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Customer Support Software
    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    KISS principle

    Reviewed on 2019-07-03

    Overall, we are happy to be working with Genius ERP.
    It provide use with all the informations...

    Overall, we are happy to be working with Genius ERP.
    It provide use with all the informations necessary to make decision regarding production and purchassing.
    Today we feel in control of our production cost and our inventory and can focus most of our time on product devellopment and in our continus improvement process.

    Pros

    I really like the simplicity of the software, it's simple and clear with the right amount of information on screen for the need of a small to mid-size business, it makes it easy to use for new employee. The UI is pleasant to use, and make it simple for user to find an option or to understand where to click.

    Technical support is quick to repond when you have a major issue.

    The transfert from engineering to manufacturing is fast and easy, the integration with Solidwork is simple tu use and makes it really .

    Cons

    I really don't like the fact that they make changes to the software and force sometime a way of working instead of adding a configuration option to let the user choose how he prefere the software to repond.

    They choose simplicity, but sometime it makes it diffcult to twaek the software to your need when it could have been achieved with a simple control box in the configuration menu.

    Response from Genius Solutions

    Hi Frederic,
    We're really happy to hear that you find our software simple to use, that it provides you with all the information you need, and that you find the transfer between engineering and manufacturing fast and easy. I understand your concerns about wanting to configure the software to your needsI will pass this on to our product team. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! - Jesse Linklater, Director of Marketing

    Matthew
    Overall rating
    • Industry: Oil & Energy
    • Company size: 51–200 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
    • Review Source

    Overall rating

    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Customer Support Software
    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    Preparing for Expansion

    Reviewed on 2022-10-12

    Genius is rooted in a history that mirrors CAD programs. The interface and many functionalities...

    Genius is rooted in a history that mirrors CAD programs. The interface and many functionalities will feel familiar to engineers. In total Genius is very similar in function to other ERP systems, but there are some areas where the "Genius way" is a bit cleverer. Conversely, there are some areas that feel a bit foreign to a previous ERP system user. We are teaching an old dog new tricks.

    Pros

    Starr MFG is growing. As an industrial equipment manufacturer and job shop, we see a lot of engineered to order products. Starr MFG will be doing more designing on much larger, multi-tier projects in the near future. Designs with many assembly levels and BOM with hundreds or thousands of materials. Starr needed a solution to streamline the data entry phase of CAD Design to ERP BOM creation. We needed to automate the BOM creation and remove as much human error from the process as possible. Genius had a robust CAD2BOM integration and won out in our selection based on this criterion.

    Cons

    There are inconsistencies from module to module / screen to screen that make the learning curve and user experience a bit more difficult than necessary. The underlying software is very functional, but the interface can be massaged some more. The interface isn't a major detriment, and we plan on working with Genius support on future enhancements.

    Showing 5 reviews of 128 Read all reviews

    Genius ERP FAQs

    Below are some frequently asked questions for Genius ERP.

    Genius ERP offers the following pricing plans:

    • Starting from: US$3,000.00/year
    • Pricing model: Subscription
    • Free Trial: Not Available

    Contact Genius ERP for pricing information.

    Genius ERP has the following typical customers:

    2–10, 11–50, 51–200, 201–500

    Genius ERP supports the following languages:

    English, French

    Genius ERP supports the following devices:

    Genius ERP integrates with the following applications:

    Avalara - inactive, Inventor, Microsoft Power BI, QuickBooks, SolidWorks Enterprise PDM, SolidWorks Premium, SolidWorks Simulation Premium

    Genius ERP offers the following support options:

    Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base Software, Phone Support, Chat

    Related categories

    See all software categories found for Genius ERP.