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Colombian Pet Food specialist Italcol selects Infor CloudSuite WMS

Colombian Pet Food specialist Italcol selects Infor CloudSuite WMS for inventory efficiency and customer satisfaction .

Infor , the industry cloud company , has announced that Italcol , Colombian pet food manufacturer , has selected Infor CloudSuite WMS as its software to improve inventory control .

The warehouse management system also will help increase service quality , enhance resources , process information in real time for better decision making and improve productivity indicators . The sale and implementation are being conducted by Cerca Technology , Infor ’ s channel partner specializing in improving supply chain processes .
“ Cerca Technology was selected due to its experience and knowledge of logistic processes , fundamental to fulfil Italcol ’ s goals in its distribution centers with Infor
WMS ,” said Ricardo Alberto Corredor , Italcol IT Corporate Manager .
Italcol ’ s aim is to lead the pet food market in the region – by achieving three main goals with the Infor WMS project :
• Inventory accuracy – improving precision related to product reference and location , and obtaining exact product tracking ,
• Improve staff productivity – following good practices to reduce operational costs with fewer errors , and maximize space in the warehouse enabling operational growth in e-commerce activities
• Increase customer satisfaction – with faster delivery times , increasing accuracy , offering more visibility in real time for customers , including kitting and product life cycle management .
“ Italcol is looking to reach more maturity of its logistic operations with a world-class tool such as Infor WMS that optimizes processes , so it can face current challenges and support future business growth . For Cerca Technology , it is an honor to lead them in this transformation ,” said Paola Quiroga , Cerca Technology Sales Manager .
The Infor WMS implementation project will begin with the distribution center in Palmira , Valle del Cauca , Colombia , and will continue later at more of Italcol ’ s DCs .
“ Italcol demonstrates how specialist industrial and distribution companies in Latin America can leverage digital solutions to drive innovation , raise productivity , enable growth and exceed customers ’ expectations ,” said Adriana Gutierrez , Infor Latam Channel Director . “ With Infor WMS , Italcol is positioned to optimize its performance , supply chains and workforce .” p
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