Release Date: 22 September 2009
Release ID: 4252
Hyderabad, 22 September ‘09: Four Soft (4S) (NSE: "FOURSOFT", BSE: 532521), a global leader offering software solutions for transportation and logistics, announced that it’s Warehouse Management Software 4S eLog® has gone live at multiple locations of Calderhead Refrigerated Transport and Coldstore’s temperature controlled warehousing.
Four Soft’s warehouse management software, 4S eLog, executed through its subsidiary Four Soft UK Limited has been implemented as a hosted solution for Calderhead from Four Soft’s Datacenter in Nottingham, UK. Calderhead is a leading logistics service provider which provides temperature controlled warehousing and transport solutions to a range of food manufacturers handling both raw materials and finished goods on behalf of their customers from their base in Redditch.
Calderhead required a modern warehouse management solution that would be able to rotate stock according to manufactured and expiration dates, a system able to automatically calculate their storage and handling charges (billing) and provide their customers with web access to their own stock levels along with being able to place orders electronically.
Mark Blackburn, General Manager, Calderhead, commented, “We have been greatly impressed with how the project has been managed, particularly given the tight time schedule. We are even more happy with the continued support from Four Soft in rolling out the software. We knew that we needed to work with the best IT solution supplier that could offer us flexible and robust system for our warehouse operations. Four Soft’s well established footprint in the industry and understanding of our goals made it easy for us to provide the best service to our customers.”
”We are very sensitive to our customers’ demands. So we needed a Solution that was flexible and capable of adapting on moment’s notice. Four Soft met that challenge easily and effectively,” he added.
Dave Pickburn, Vice President, Four Soft UK Ltd, commented “we were happy to be given the opportunity to implement 4S eLog and this has been a challenging and important project for us. We are greatly pleased with having accomplished a successful implementation of our advanced WMS offering at a low cost for our customer. This has been a rapid implementation which kept the costs low and to a minimum. My compliments to both the teams at Calderhead and Four Soft. Furthermore this solution will facilitate Calderhead in staying ahead of their competition and in providing improved and faster service to its customers."
4S eLog built on the modern technology platform - J2EE, covers all aspects of warehouse management including multiple sites and multiple clients being managed from within a single environment. 4S eLog has full RF capabilities and offers web visibility to clients, their customers and their suppliers. With optional automated inbound and outbound processing and workflow management, 4S eLog will help manufacturing, distribution and 3PL companies move their products with greater efficiency through their warehouse facilities to their customers’ locations.
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