TITLE

Gold mine

AUTHOR(S)
Tarnowski, Joseph
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;11/15/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 17, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the new supply chain system of Los Angeles, California-based warehouse retailer Smart & Final. Tired with the old system, Etienne Snollaerts, president and CEO of Smart, decided to corral all of the supply chain data together into a centralized source, with a common interface and reporting for all users as well as trading partners. The company installed the Central, Stock, and Topase modules from Aldata's GOLD suite of products.
ACCESSION #
23413367

 

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