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THE ERP SOLUTION FOR THE FOOD INDUSTRY


Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is essential for companies operating in the food industry. They are often dealing with tight schedules and deadlines, because they are working with fresh ingredients and have to comply with strict legislation. Novamindz provides company-wide ERP solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics® NAV. This solution focusses on general features such as Financial Management in combination with Procurement, Sales, Manufacturing and Warehouse functions. To serve the special needs of the food industry, this package is complemented with a food specific add-on: SI Foodware®. This combination overcomes almost every business process in the food industry and is available for both distribution companies as manufacturing companies.

INTRODUCTION

Rien de Jager, Manager of Delta Mossel: “The information that Microsoft Dynamics® NAV keeps up, is the core of our business”


MICROSOFT DYNAMICS® NAV For nearly 30 years, Microsoft Dynamics NAV has delivered the capabilities, performance, and ease of use that powers more than 84,000 diverse businesses in over 40 countries. Microsoft Dynamics NAV is Business Management Software that delivers comprehensive functionality, from financials to your supply chain, to manufacturing and more. It connects the many moving parts of your organization, giving you better visibility into and control over what's going on in your business.

Gain greater control M ic ros of t

D yna m ic s

NAV

increases visibility and improves insight

at

all

levels

of

your

business, making you confident that the right decisions are being made by the right people in your organization.

Increase margins Make smarter decisions to improve your operating margins — and your cash flow. Microsoft Dynamics NAV helps you maximize profitability by getting the most out of your people and systems.

Drive growth Turn improved profitability into new opportunities with a solution that helps drive and support your business growth. Microsoft’s on-going commitment to innovation means you are investing in a business platform that will always keep you in the forefront of what’s ahead. And it supports highly specific industries with powerful solutions created by Microsoft partners.


SI FOODWAREÂŽ Integrated and flexible system

Catch Weight

Dynamics NAV and SI Foodware are

Many companies in the food industry sell

integrated in a way, that as a user

items by weight. The Catch Weight

you won’t be able to see the

functionality of SI Foodware offers a dual

difference

two

unit of measure system that is fully

solutions. For example the Quality

integrated with Dynamics NAV. This dual

module of SI Foodware has an

unit of measure system can also be used

impact

Another

to calculate and define cost prices,

example is the tracing of your

purchase prices and sales prices. Catch

products, which can be done on the

Weight provides the tools you need to

level of the shipping container or

control the administrative differences in

shipping unit.

weight.

on

between

your

the

stock.

The flexibility of the system implicates the dynamic sales process, an order can still be adjusted when the logistics

already

Transactions

can

take be

place. reversed.

Another way of flexibility of the system is that, though it is a standard solution, adjustments to the system can be made easily.

Advanced Planning SI Foodware offers food manufacturers advanced planning in which you can plan more advanced than in standard Dynamics NAV. SI Foodware considers in the planning the best before dates of all the ingredients. Based on sales prognosis you can plan the number of people and machines required to manufacture the products.


Consignment Management Companies that trade in fresh products such as

fruit

&

vegetables,

management

to

use

consignment

handle the

daily

price

fluctuations. These companies work with other settlement methods such as commission, joint accounts or minimum guarantee. The SI Foodware

functionality

Consignment

Management provides logistic and financial

Implications for IT solution

insight into batches of goods. This saves a lot

It is our view that the best

of time, because there is a direct link with the

performing food companies will

financial administration.

focus on three themes:  sustainable

supply

chain

management; Quality

 quality controlled logistics;

For food companies quality is very important,

 product

because

they

need

to

comply

to

the

government regulations, BRC, HACCP, etc. With SI Foodware you don’t have to worry about compliancy, we have arranged that for you in this complete package. The quality can be registered into the system, you can do quality checks on best before dates during purchase and sales. You can even block goods for sales. SI Foodware offers a nonconformances registration, inspections status, and last but definitely not least product specifications.

See the solution at work; watch a Demo or contact one of our resellers

&

management.

life

cycle


NOVAMINDZ速 The ERP Expert in the world of Food Novamindz takes care of business improvements of food companies all over the world. Years of dedicated focus on the food industry has led to an international food community where knowledge and technology are shared. Nowadays our worldwide food community has grown to 25 resellers and 160 customers, and keeps on growing.

Members of the food community work with our industry specific solution SI Foodware. Years of experience and the latest trends are included in this solution. SI Foodware is based on Microsoft Dynamics NAV and has all the advantages of this technology leader. The combination makes Novamindz the ERP expert in the world of food.

www.novamindz.com


RESELLERS Novamindz community

Food experience

Novamindz has built a network of

Novamindz

resellers

countries.

Informatisering. This Dutch company is

Through this network the food specific

founded in 1998, and since the beginning

add-on

within

several

Foodware

Nowadays

our

is

is

powered

by

Schouw

being

sold.

focussed on companies that operate in

worldwide

food

the food industry. Therefore a lot of food

network has grown to 25 resellers and

experience

over 160 customers and keeps on

years. Especially in combination with all

growing.

its resellers.

And

we

look

for

more

opportunities to keep on growing in other countries, with other resellers. Reseller support All our resellers are provided with the right information and training to be able to sell and successfully implement SI Foodware. Novamindz supports new and existing resellers as much as possible. The cooperation doesn’t stop after the training, Novamindz also supports in marketing, sales, demo's and technical support during projects.

See the solution at work; watch a Demo or contact one of our resellers

is

collected

through

the

Novamindz is the expert in

the world of food!


Gerard van Heijst, Manager Finance & Administration, Prochamp: ‘Variances in the figures are also a thing of the past. The management information generated by SI Foodware is always unambiguous.’

Michelle Norton, Commercial Manager, Wye Valley Brewery “The investment we have made in the solution has now given us a system that we know will continue to support the growth and success of Wye Valley Brewery for many years to come”

Visit www.novamindz.com for more information. You can also send an email to info@novamindz.com Or contact our team at +31 7650 42520


SI Foodware for NAV brochure