Production Planning & Scheduling

Packaging Industries

Opcenter Planning & Scheduling (formerly Preactor) is used widely in the Packaging sector for contract packaging and printing to boxes, cartons, and healthcare product packaging.

Opcenter APS quickly generates accurate detailed schedules in order to help meet deadlines and maintain high customer service levels. Opcenter simplifies the planning process and improves efficiency where there are complex constraints. Used as a decision support tool, Opcenter APS creates models and what-if scenario comparisons to enable smart reactions to change.


  • Contract Packaging & Printing
  • Corrugated Paper, Boxes and Cartons
  • Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Packaging
  • Food & Beverage Packaging
Opcenter (Preactor)
Advanced Planning
• What to make • When to make it • How much to make • Where to make it • Required materials & resources
Opcenter (Preactor)
Advanced Scheduling
• How best to make it • Sequencing • Synchronization • Priorities, constraints, & conflicts • Monitor execution & change
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