About the Client
The client manufactures baby food products and other breakfast items like Icing Sugar, Cereals, Custard Powder, Masala Tea, etc. They have set up a new plant for manufacturing of carbonated drinks under their brand name and the started production in June, 2016. The client also has local distributors and wholesale customers in Zambia like Shoprite, Pick-n-Pay, etc. It also exports to many countries like DRC, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Angola and Malawi.
The client was using Sage Pastel for Finance and a locally developed software for Sales which was not integrated with Finance. Most of the core functions like Import, Export, Manufacturing, Warehouse Management, etc. were operating manually and posed difficulty in retrieving accurate information.
The client finally decided to go with ebizframe ERP as it was having ready solution for the Beverage Industry which was running successfully in its group companies as well for other verticals.
The client is automated all the departments of the 3 business units: Baby Foods, Breakfast Products and Carbonated Drinks. Initially they will focus on automating the Beverages Units for Sales, Purchase, Inventory, Finance, Production and Production Planning. The other 2 units manufacturing Baby Foods and Breakfast Products will be taken in next phase of implementation.
Advantages from ebizframe ERP Implementation
- Strong security and access rights features
- Confidential BOM/Recipe of each product
- Manufacturing based on Weekly Production Plan
- Material Requirement Planning (MRP)
- Production Variation Reports
- Controlling of waste and packing materials
- Accurate information of Warehouse Material
- Dispatch based on received order