Distribution client cases

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Distrbution Case Studies

Bakehouse: Delicious and Determined
Client:
Bakehouse
Industry:
Food - Bakery
Challenge:
Inefficiencies from disparate systems
Bakehouse has gone from start-up to market leaders in 15 years. They are now firmly established as the UK's best and biggest supplier of Continental bake-off products. To keep their business fresh and their growth on track they've implemented Microsoft Dynamics NAV with the support of Columbus. Bakehouse's mission is to make “exclusive food inclusive” and this mission has been the basis of strong and sustained growth.
BVG Airflow Accelerates Growth With AX
Client:
BVG Airflow
Industry:
Distribution and Mail Order
Challenge:
Upgrade from XAL, integrate latest integrated technology
Wales based BVG-Airflo Group plc is busy. Every four seconds a new order is being placed and processed. A new storage facility has been added effectively doubling the company's storage capacity and a major acquisition has more than doubled the annual turnover. To manage all this, a new Microsoft Dynamics AX solution has been implemented by Columbus.
History and Heraldry: A high speed solution for a high speed business
Client:
History & Heraldry
Industry:
Distribution
Challenge:
Aging systems couldn't keep up with growth
Every second of every day somewhere, someone is buying a gift from History & Heraldry. In just 7 years, the UK based company has risen to the top of the impulse buy gift market. To keep momentum going and to secure future growth they have completed a major implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX and Columbus was their partner of choice.

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