E-labeling, smart packaging and global partnerships offer new ways for companies to create more loyal customers and increase profitability. In…Read More
Colin is Vice President of manufacturing industries and has over 25 years’ experience in ERP software solutions for the sector. Colin has been a professional consultant and senior pre-sales consultant for much of this time and has extensive knowledge of the business issues and requirements faced by manufacturers. This covers many industry sectors, from process manufacturing - Food and Beverage, Chemicals, Life Sciences and Mills and Metals, to discrete manufacturing, industrial and high tech. He is a key member of IFS Product Development and plays an instrumental role in the decisions regarding IFS product strategy. Colin completed a Mechanical Engineering apprentice and holds a BSC degree in Production Technology and Management with a further endorsement in Metallurgy. He has held senior positions within a large engineering company of Works Manager, Production Director and Global Group Systems Manager.
Quality is critical for all companies in the process manufacturing industry and an unannounced audit from a retailer can be…Read More
Production planning is never easy, but do you have a thought for those in food and beverage where nothing is…Read More
E-labels are coming, but do we really need or want them? Or will they be just a marketing ploy? E-labels:…Read More
How the ‘evening economy’ is bringing about a significant change in the food and beverage supply chain and the products…Read More