Gerling Consulting GmbH becomes SI Foodware Partner
24 February 2015
Gerling Consulting GmbH has recently signed a partner agreement with Schouw Informatisering. This premier provider of IT services in the South of Germany will start with the marketing, implementation and support of SI Foodware®. SI Foodware® is an international Food Industry specific ERP standard that is fully integrated in the solid base of Microsoft Dynamics®. Second partner in Germany
According to Partner Manager William van Zweeden signing up Gerling Consulting is another important step for Schouw Informatisering and SI Foodware: “Germany has one of the biggest food markets in Europe. On such a big market it is important to have a strong representation. More important, the decision to partner with Gerling Consulting was based on their experience and knowledge of the food industry.”
Specific food requirements
The food industry has specific requirements on IT solutions since it handles items we consume. Product specifications, expiration-dates and traceability are extremely important. The food industry is characterized by large transaction volumes, thin margins, spoilage and rapid price changes. For a company operating in this industry it is very important to keep track on all these characteristics to maintain profitable. SI Foodware offers food companies a complete solution, fully integrated within Microsoft Dynamics.
Gerling Consulting has 15 years of experience working with companies from the food industry. They know which issues are important for these companies. Up till now they provided the market with Microsoft Dynamics NAV in combination with customization. However, they have made the decision to also start working with Microsoft Dynamics NAV in combination with the food specific add-on: SI Foodware. CEO of Gerling Consulting, Marcus Gerling on the decision to start with SI Foodware: “Microsoft Dynamics® NAV and SI Foodware® form a fully integrated company-wide ERP package of which we are certain it will offer many benefits to us and to our customers."