Calculate production times and costs

Upload an embroidery design, enter parameters and you’re done — fast and easy!

Use the Melco Calculator to evaluate the production times and costs of your embroidery order free of charge.

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Optimal Setup

If you use the optimum number of embroidery machine heads, you can greatly reduce your production costs. The Melco Calculator is a quick and easy way to see the number of embroidery machine heads you need for each job as well as your savings potential.

Choosing the right number of embroidery heads can be a very big advantage in the market and allows you to remain competitive.

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Production Time

The calculation of the production time is very important in embroidery, otherwise there can be massive delays in delivery. Depending on the number of stitches, thread cuts, and color changes, the results can be very different. An exact calculation is therefore highly recommended.

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Job Cost

Control over costs is essential for your success. This can be somewhat complicated in the case of embroidery as many cost factors must be taken into account. If you set your prices too low, you lose money and if you are too high, you lose orders. Finally get total control over your costs with this embroidery cost calculator!

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New Machine ROI

Would you like to know whether an investment in a new project or new machines is worthwhile? Calculate the Return-on-Investment (ROI), and you know it! You will also know how long it will take you to amortize your investment. The comparison shows you your saving potential over a certain period of time. If you now divide these costs for your investment by this amount, you will receive the ROI. This number helps you to make your project attractive to investors and banks.

If you have multiple embroidery machines, it will also calculate which embroidery machine is the most efficient and how much can be saved. This is done based on the following factors: Operating costs, manual work, investment as well as maintenance costs and the data of the embroidery pattern. Use this embroidery cost calculator to discover optimal production for your business.