Food Traceability Case Studies

  1. Stolle Machinery Unites Multiple Divisions With IFS Applications™
    5/9/2016

    In January 2004, when aluminum giant Alcoa divested from Centennial, Colorado-based Stolle Machinery, Stolle’s management had to make some fast decisions about its enterprise application platform. Stolle Machinery designs, manufactures, and distributes equipment for the metal container industry. This equipment is used by packaging giants like Rexam and Ball, and these Stolle customers supply beverage companies like Coca-Cola and Pepsi as well as companies that can supply major food products, including SPAM®.

  2. How Implementing A Modern IT System Improves Order-To-Delivery And Profits
    5/9/2016

    By investing in a modern, integrated business system, this company achieved a variety of efficiencies, including dramatic reductions in both finished goods inventory and lead times on customer orders.

  3. Butchers Pet Care Masters Demand Driven Manufacturing
    5/5/2016

    Butcher’s Pet Care has implemented IFS Applications as its core ERP system. Delivered on-time and within budget, the investment provides a complete business management system with advanced forecasting and demand planning capabilities.Customer service support is also benefiting from increased visibility and seamless connectivity between sales, production and the warehouse. Read more about how Buther's Pet Care mastered the art of demand-driven manufacturing with IFS Applications.

  4. Drink Manufacturer Eliminates Hundreds Of Thousands Of Spreadsheets With ERP Software Integration
    5/5/2016

    Intercontinental Brands (ICB) produces 20 million bottles every year at its Middlesbrough plant.. Shipping to countries worldwide, the company’s first aim was to establish a single version of the truth by ripping out and replacing a number of disparate, aging systems. Its investment in software applications has given it room to grow, and dispensing its spreadsheets and filing cabinets for good.

  5. Food Packager Needed Help To Meet Increased Demands On Suppliers By Wholesalers
    5/5/2016

    Using IFS Applications™, Globus has gone from a bespoke, manual legacy system to a sensitive automated planning tool. All business areas are now fully integrated, providing enhanced inventory control as well as service delivery capacity. The result is significant savings in time, resources and costs.

  6. Perishable Goods Delivered Without Peril
    7/3/2014

    Transportation logistics can be a challenge in and of itself, but without the right information at hand — it can quickly become a nightmare.

  7. Sports Nutrition & Health Supplements Assures Quality With Metal Detection Systems
    5/30/2014

    Reflex Nutrition supplies high quality sports nutrition & health supplements from its purpose built premises in Brighton and has recently implemented the latest metal detection systems on its production lines. This case study explains how the installation of these systems has improved the quality of the company's products.

  8. Washington Fruit & Produce Enhances Food Traceability With Key Distribution Center Upgrades
    10/11/2013

    For Washington Fruit & Produce, Co., one of Washington state’s largest shippers of apples, maintaining the most effective technology possible for distribution center (DC) operations is a constant requirement.