COEXPAN is a world leader in yoghurts and desserts packaging, with 13 entities in Europe and South America. COEXPAN equipped itself with a management and optimization platform of raw materials and finished products stocks.
Contextual document processing and integration are one of the most utilized features of Ublion, but COEXPAN also utilizes continuous data between the new platform and the COEXPAN ERP system (cross updates between stocks entries/exports management, batches number attribution, returns, and deliveries management).
The Company currently operates 13 production plants in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Chile, Brazil and Mexico, and distributes its products in over 50 countries, which represents a production capacity exceeding 200,000 tons per year.
Grupo Lantero is an international company with spanish capital, whose headquarters is based in Spain. It is a prominent player in the global packaging and graphic arts industries. The Group consists of 4 divisions operating in distinct industries: COEXPAN (rigid plastic), Emsur (flexible plastic), Leca Graphics (folding cardboard boxes) y Estellaprint (graphic arts for the book printing sector, and cardboard for mass consumption).
« Our strong growth imposed us the implementation of an efficient tool of management and optimization of stocks.
Then, two options were conceivable : fully revise our information system and make the choice of an ERP which covers these fields (with the culture and financial shock it supposes), or implement a vertical solution (option for which we opted). It was thus essential to implement a tool that enables to assume these exchanges volumes. Today, both applications work in parallel but share, without discontinuing, data which are essential to them … The project budget could have been compared to a specific development except that today this platform is used for many other needs …»
D. BERTHELOT, Administrative and Financial Manager
THE PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
« We actually concentrated on our business needs.
The project development had been made without any delay or budget overtaking though some demands of adaptation for exchanges processes …
We are now using this platform to make data imports/exports with our Sales Management Department and we are going to implement standard exchanges with some clients (Edifact standard) »
B. FRAUD, Production Manager