PLM

Product Lifecycle Management for food & beverage

Sinfo One guides every food company towards the PLM solution that best suits its needs, thanks to a significant experience in PLM projects in process manufacturingfood & beverage, chemical, cosmetic and pharmaceutical -and to an in-depth knowledge of best of breed solutions worldwide.

Many years of experience, investments and collaboration with the manufacturers of the main PLM solutions for process manufacturing – Infor OptivaDevex by Selerant and Oracle – allow us to offer every company the solution that best suits its characteristics and a successful PLM project, with certain implementation times and costs.

Sinfo One combines the best PLM solutions for process manufacturing with a consolidated methodology tested in various successful projects in Italy and abroad: Si Around.

Si Around is a methodology and technologies developed to improve the efficiency of processescross-functional collaboration at an extended company level, the speed of innovation, quality control, while reducing risks and costs.

Si Around is a strategic approach to innovation that guarantees:

  • higher product quality;
  • shorter time to market;
  • a leaner and more efficient value chain;
  • faster and easier compliance;
  • increased profitability;
  • better insight into product-related processes throughout the value chain.
  • decisions based on accurate and comprehensive data.

The solutions adopted by Sinfo One for PLM projects are:

  • modular and integrated
  • available on premise, hybrid and cloud.

Success stories

Global Specification Management

  • Management of product specifications (nutrients, allergens, ingredients, claims).
  • Recipe optimization.
  • Approval flows.
  • Technical legislation compliance.
How to manage the breadth and depth of the Corporate Brands portfolio?
Thanks to Si Around you can optimize recipes and approval flows and easily manage also very large Brand portfolios.
How to manage compliance with increasingly stringent legislation?
With Si Around you can manage and keep track of all product specifications and ensure compliance with legislations and industry standards.

New Product Development

  • Global consistency with flexibility.
  • Innovation data in a single repository.
  • Definition of metrics to measure projects success.
  • Improved collaboration via web based network.
  • Knowledge base for innovation.
How to cope with the rapid evolution of consumer requests?
With Si Around you can optimize and speed up new products’ launch while meeting ever more pressing and rapidly evolving consumer’s needs.
How to guarantee the correct return on innovation?
Si around allows you to monitor the development of new products: status of progress, resource allocation and KPI.

Supplier Collaboration

  • Assured suppliers’ compliancy.
  • Centralized web based portal to optimize suppliers’ collaboration throughout the extended enterprise.
  • Seamless integration of outsourced development, supply and manufacturing resources.
How to create a supplier platform and standardise workflows?
Thanks to a suppliers’ portal and management of suppliers integrated with product specifications (documents, approvals, raw materials, contacts).

Product Quality Management

  • Integration of critical product documents, such as non-conforming, corrective actions and suppliers’ corrective actions.
  • Product quality improvement by tracking customers’ complaints and audits.
  • Integrated compliance processes.
How to preserve Brand reputation and avoid the consequences that a trivial labelling error can cause?
Thanks to Si Around you can manage nonconformities, setup corrective actions, plan audits and handle customers’ complaints.
How to ensure a centralized and coordinated management of complaints received from various channels (toll free number, phone calls, emails, website, etc.)?
Thanks to Si Around you will have a single repository for the centralized management of complaints, integrated with all company’s systems.