Company: Cuisine Solutions
Headquarters: Alexandria, VA
Size of Company: 100-499 employees; $50M-$100M in revenue
Industry: Consumer packaged goods, food products
Primary Product Line: Fully cooked, frozen entrees and sauces for banquet, airline, rail service, retail, military, and restaurant industries
Name of Project: Food Manufacturer Improves Quality & Traceability
Project Objective: To update IT systems and overhaul production reporting processes; implement an integrated system that scales to growth
Technologies Employed: Plex Online from Plex Systems, Cisco Aironet, custom PCs from Process Integration
Accomplishments/ROI: Bar coding improved speed and accuracy of product quality checks; added allergen symbols to bar codes; product data traceable down to case number; can trace costs per product line; improved quality of order confirmations, shipping documents, and invoicing; shortened month-end closing process by a week