With humongous target audience at its disposal, massive product volumes, challenges related to supply chain, packaging & distribution apart from tight profit margins, it is one of the toughest industries to operate in. Bakery products, canned and frozen processed food, ready-to-eat meals, health products, chocolates, snacks et al form the core of the industry, where changing lifestyles of increasingly educated consumers in a huge market like India pose a stiff challenge for the industry to operate on a day-to-day basis.
Catering to over billion people of India, the manufacturers in the packaged food industry not just need an in-depth knowledge of the consumers’ tastes and preferences according to the region, but also need a concrete structure which helps them with large-scale production planning, raw materials’ planning, logistics and the entire supply chain system, which usually is a taxing task for them. This is where the BatchMaster ERP for Packaged Food chips in and eases out the entire process for them.
Its features allow the manufacturers to optimize their production plans based on the estimated demand, thus ensuring effective demand planning, supply planning and production planning. It also helps the organization to plan and procure the required raw materials and resources in the most cost effective manner, hence empowering them to analyze and make wise decisions to reduce wastage and losses.
BatchMaster ERP also helps avoid unnecessary break-down in production by allowing the client to plan pick up of goods from the warehouse to the distribution center in a smooth manner. Besides, it also enables effective Inventory Tracking, Real Time Data Sharing, On Time Delivery, Tracking of Production Costs et al.
Result: Improved supplier network, enhanced transparency at all levels, better availability of products, reduction in costs, smooth supply chain management and optimization of the processes.