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Wayne, PA, United States, 2008/01/29 - Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software producer Deacom, Inc. has joined the Snack Food Association (SFA) to support the business software needs of the North American snack food manufacturing community.
Deacom, Inc., producer of the DEACOM Integrated Accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software System, has joined the Snack Food Association (SFA) to support the business software needs of the North American snack food manufacturing community.
SFA, representing more than 400 snack manufacturers, provides value to its member companies by supplying services and relationship-building forums that address the latest trends and changes in the snack food industry, such as management of price hikes in commodities like corn and oil. The challenge of deflecting increased commodity prices can be a struggle for manufacturers that do not have a process in place to efficiently handle pricing margins.
New member Deacom helps snack food manufacturers with pricing and other business process issues through the seamless integration of its DEACOM Software System. The software links recipe formulation, lot tracking, inventory control, Quality Assurance (QA)/Quality Control (QC), sales order entry, purchasing, production, and accounting in one system. With a single database, manufacturers can balance price fluctuations by maintaining optimal inventory levels through material requirements planning, and administering price changes company-wide.
About Snack Food Association (SFA)
Founded in 1937, SFA (sfa.org) serves as the voice for the snack food industry before government; researches and compiles annual snack industry sales and consumer data; promotes increased snack consumption; educates manufacturers on technical advancements in equipment and raw ingredients; and provides technical support to its members.
About Deacom, Inc.
Headquartered in Wayne, PA, Deacom, Inc. (deacom.net) is the producer of DEACOM, a complete accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for building component, process, and mixed-mode manufacturers with difficult-to-handle requirements. The DEACOM System seamlessly links all departments within a manufacturing company, providing a comprehensive view of the entire operation. By making complex issues simple, Deacom helps streamline manufacturing business processes to maximize productivity and profitability.