Westfalia Technologies, Inc. announces its inclusion on the 2014 FL100+ list. In its 11th year, Food Logistics’ FL100 award recognizes software and technology providers that hold influential roles in the global food and beverage supply chain. Their products benefit the industry in multiple ways, from reducing food waste and extending shelf life, to facilitating safe and sanitary transportation of product while assuring regulatory compliance.
Dan Labell, owner and president of Westfalia Technologies, said, “The food and beverage industry in particular is filled with many supply chain challenges, as companies are required to move product as quickly and efficiently as possible while ensuring quality and traceability. As a result, many food and beverage manufacturers and distributors are turning to automation technology to optimize their warehouse operations, ultimately creating a competitive advantage and boosting customer satisfaction.”
Westfalia’s automation solutions, including its automated storage and retrieval systems (AS/RS) and warehouse management software, are helping many leading food and beverage brands increase their overall warehouse efficiency by raising throughput, improving inventory accuracy, facilitating traceability, maximizing space and enhancing productivity.
“The impact of software and technology on the global food supply chain is truly profound,” said Lara L. Sowinski, editor-in-chief of Food Logistics. “Software solution providers, equipment manufacturers and numerous technology innovations are supporting growth in our industry while concurrently lowering operating costs, improving productivity and enhancing visibility from farm to fork.”