Cuisine Solutions

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