FastReactPlan PPE Fast Start

Posted: 22nd May 2020

To support manufacturers pivoting part of their capacity to PPE production and take a big stride forward in laying the foundations to win as our industry resets, Coats Digital have launched a Fast Start for PPE version of the market leading FastReactPlan production planning and control solution.

In the face of unprecedented demand volatility, cost pressures and increased speed to market, FastReactPlan Fast Start for PPE provides manufacturers with a highly visual, intuitive solution which supports a fast, detailed and accurate order confirmation process and a production plan which is optimised for delivery, efficiency and speed.

FastReactPlan Fast Start for PPE has been configured to support rapid, remote implementation and can be fully operational and delivering significant, measurable business benefits in as little as 4 weeks.

Coats Digital are also proud to announce a customer investment fund (CIF) to support manufacturers pivoting to PPE which will reduce the one-off implementation cost of a FastReactPlan Fast Start for PPE project to just $12,500. This 50% saving in implementation costs is part of our commitment to ensure that our customers have the very best tools to manage their business and mitigate the impact of COVID-19. Access to the system is provided through a SaaS subscription and starts from just $ 1,950 per month.

FastReactPlan Fast Start for PPE Basic Package*

  • Planning of primary process (typically sewing)
  • Scheduling of secondary processes
  • Planning board and up to 20 planning rows (sewing lines)
  • Pre-Production Critical Path
  • Standard Reports and Interfacing
  • 5 Concurrent Users

*Scalable with additional modules for larger / more complex manufacturers


  • One-Off Implementation Costs post Coats Digital PPE Investment.      $ 12,500
  • Monthly SaaS Subscription from                                                                    $ 1,950

Accelerated Implementation

  • Remote set-up, configuration, training and go live support: 20-man days over a 4-6 week period
  • Customer Success program focusing on user adoption, best practice, and maximising business benefits
  • On-going customer support and basic access to Coats Digital Learning Centre

Next Steps

  • To find out more about how FastReactPlan Fast Start for PPE can help you pivot to PPE production and lay the foundations for a faster, more efficient and competitive business in the post-pandemic world…
  • Get in touch with us at

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