Paoli, PA – September 17, 2012 – ASSIST incorporated, a niche supplier of supply chain visibility and shop floor execution systems for the ADAGE user community, today announces that Alpha Baking has licensed ASSISTics for all of its manufacturing and distribution locations.
“We’ve counted on ASSIST as a loyal partner for years and are looking forward to strengthening our relationship” says Jill Thornberg, Alpha’s Director of IT. “We know we can count on ASSIST to understand our needs and develop solutions that will be a perfect fit for our business environment”. Mark Scanlon, President of ASSIST adds “Alpha Baking is a fast paced production environment. Fresh product orders placed this morning are shipped this afternoon. We are looking forward to implementing the ADAGE/ASSISTics solution in one of the most challenging environments found in the food industry today.”
About Alpha Baking
With more than 1,400 employees and over 300 delivery trucks, Alpha Baking distributes fresh bread in the upper Midwest and frozen bread across the rest of the country. Their products are sold in national restaurant chains, quick service restaurants, schools, institutions, major league sports franchises, warehouse club stores, national grocery chains, and independent grocery stores.
Founded in 1999, ASSIST is dedicated exclusively to the needs of the ADAGE user community. ASSIST has two closely related divisions. The consulting group delivers function and technical consulting for ADAGE users. The warehouse management group builds and installs ASSISTics, a comprehensive web solution that provides shop floor inventory management and supply chain visibility tools to the ADAGE user community. For more information about ASSIST, please visit our website at www.assistcorp.com.