Product Configurator 3.7 for Business Central Now Available

May 3, 2023

Insight Works announces Product Configurator 3.7, packed with features to optimize Dynamics 365 Business Central users’ BOM and routing creation process.

Insight Works, a leading provider of add-on solutions for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, is excited to announce the release of Product Configurator version 3.7. This latest version of the popular app boasts numerous feature enhancements designed to streamline further the creation of production BOMs and routings for businesses of all sizes.

Typical users of Product Configurator include sales and customer service representatives, production planners and engineers, product managers, business owners, and IT professionals. The app is designed to empower these users with the tools they need to create accurate quotes and orders, develop production BOMs and routings, define product categories and options, and improve productivity and profitability through automation.

Brian Neufeld, Director of Marketing at Insight Works, explains the impact of the new release: “We’re committed to delivering solutions that help our customers improve their operations and boost productivity. The new features in Product Configurator 3.7 are a testament to our dedication to continuous innovation, ensuring that our clients remain ahead of the curve in a competitive market.”

Key features in Product Configurator 3.7 include:

  • Smart Item Numbers: Users can now configure smart item numbers when creating configured items, making item identification more efficient and organized.
  • Option Text in BOM Designer: This enhancement allows users to capture free-form text for options on the BOM designer page, offering greater flexibility during the configuration process.
  • Configured Item Costs: The ability to specify unit costs for category option choices and calculate the rolled-up cost for configured or quoting items has been added, enhancing cost management and accuracy.
  • Configured Item Weights: Users can now specify net and gross weights for category option choices and calculate the rolled-up weights for configured or quoting items, providing better control over product specifications.
  • More Columns in Bulk Editor: With support for up to 30 options on the bulk editor page, this feature enhancement increases efficiency and flexibility during the configuration process.
  • Calculate Standard Cost: The new ability to control when the standard cost calculation is performed for the configured item further improves cost management and control.

Product Configurator is an app for Dynamics 365 Business Central that simplifies the creation of production BOMs and routings by enabling an easy selection of product options and variations. Seamlessly integrating with standard Business Central MPS and MRP, Product Configurator reduces manual input and increases accuracy in sales quotes and orders, providing a cost-effective solution for businesses seeking to enhance their sales process and productivity.

For more information about Product Configurator or to request a demo, please visit http://CPQforDynamics.com.

About Insight Works

Insight Works is an established Independent Software Vendor (ISV) specializing in developing cutting-edge Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central applications. By focusing on end-to-end solutions for manufacturing and distribution industries, we create apps that extend the functionality of Business Central, empowering users to enhance efficiency, productivity, and growth. With a global network of over 400 Microsoft Partners, we can provide unparalleled service and support to clients worldwide while directly catering to end-users.

Headquartered in Canada and supported by remote offices in the United States and the Netherlands, Insight Works has garnered numerous accolades over the past six years for outstanding company growth and commitment to excellence. Our international presence enables us to understand and address the evolving demands of the global market, reaffirming our dedication to offering exceptional value to our customers and partners across the globe. Visit www.dmsiworks.com for more information.