CribMaster9 Software

Our software of choice is CribMaster, because its market leading, it uses cutting edge technologies, it’s feature rich, it’s robust and It has the flexibility to enable us to configure a solution to meet your exact needs. Its track record and its Microsoft certification gives us the confidence to promise you that we can deliver.

CribMaster is a dedicated Inventory Management package, developed by Winware Inc. and initially released in 1994. The software is the preferred Tool Management package for many of the worlds leading manufacturing companies. With CribMaster Winware have won numerous awards for innovation and service including “Boeing Supplier of the Year” and the coveted “Progressive Manufacturing Award for Operational Excellence” in 2010.

The Cribmaster Inventory Software package is an all-inclusive inventory control system that improves manufacturers’ ability to distribute and track tools and other supplies with accuracy and confidence. The Windows-based software, developed specifically for the manufacturing industry, uses bar coding to link fast and reliable tool crib transactions to a powerful system of inventory control. The CribMaster software monitors tool inventory and usage, tracks consumption and budgets, issues purchase orders either automatically or manually, and includes more than 170 standard Crystal Reports. The Preventive Maintenance Module adds a work order system that automates scheduling and tracking of maintenance and repairs to assets.

Software Features include:

  • Management of Expendables Items, Durables, Re-workable tooling, Gauges, Kits, and Assemblies
  • Serialised Item tracking with complete traceability
  • Fully audit trails for every activity and transaction
  • Critical stock level alerts
  • Multiple Stock Rooms
  • Radio Frequency and Barcode Scanners
  • Max / Min and EOQ based ordering based on historical usage
  • Document management
  • User definable cost centers
  • VMI, Integrated Supply and EDI integration for Automatic replenishment
  • Consigned inventory management
  • Gauge Calibration and tracking
  • Custom field capabilities
  • Cost centre budget tracking
  • Barcode label printing
  • Customisable security privileges
  • Dial-in supplier access
  • 170+ Embedded Crystal Reports with custom reporting capabilities
  • Automatic report printing and scheduling
  • Microsoft Certified


CribMaster 9 – Same great software with a new clean look!

With CribMaster9 Winware has taken the Industry Leading Software to a whole new level. The award wining software has been rebuilt from the ground up using new programming methods to provide a more modern, intuitive, and faster user experience. CribMaster9 is all about usability and customisation. The new roaming profile feature allows users to set individual preferences, these personal settings are now stored within the database and follow the user from PC to PC. A customisable start page allows any user to incorporate custom reports and analytics into their own dashboard. New functionality enables in grid editing, and dynamic searching. New custom views with true print screen capabilities makes analysing, and report data faster and simpler.

CribMaster9 is available in SQL, Oracle, and SQL Lite variants, and can now be deployed in a true N-tier environment. Easier and more flexible integration methods are also available with CribMaster9. CribMaster9 is written using “business objects” which allows for greater integration possibilities and now supports REX files for integration. The new connection methods give CribMaster9 the ability to connect to four different types of Remote Data Portals (Web Services, WCF, .NET Remoting and Enterprise Services Hosting).

CribMaster9 provides increased functionality, easier interfaces, and even more options for integration and data analysis. Call us today to discover how CribMaster Software could provide the step change you are looking for in inventory Management.