Golden State Foods (GSF) is one of the largest diversified suppliers to the foodservice industry, servicing approximately 125,000 restaurants in more than 40 countries from its 50+ locations on five continents. GSF was undergoing a stage of growth that required a robust manufacturing system that integrates into an ERP solution.
Initial Challenge faced by Golden State Foods
Growth put pressure on ability to maintain multiple systems
and process efficiency
Lacked a manufacturing system – no inventory and
Perpetual (real-time) inventory instead of Period inventory
No access to live data, periodic system only
Time consuming static manual reporting – crystal reporting