JBT Corporation -manufacturer of food processing machines and airport equipment – is a multinational company with 6,200 employees and a total turnover of over $ 1.5 billion. The Liquid Foods division, which is implementing Sinfo One solutions in Europe, represents about a third of the corporation.
JBT Italia specializes above all in the heat treatment of foods, in particular fruit, tomatoes, vegetables and in the canning of tuna. Its strength is the customized products, adapted to the specific needs of customers.
What distinguishes the Italian division Liquid Foods of JBT Corporation is a strong vocation to accompany the customer in the search for innovative solutions and development of new products. The strength of the company are the customized products, adapted to the specific needs of customers.
In 2011, JBT was looking for an ERP that offered advanced tools for managing orders and analyzing company costs. They found in JD Edwards and in the people of Sinfo One the ideal partners to meet these needs.
JBT FoodTech has chosen Oracle JD Edwards and Sinfo One as a partner.
Implementation times were very rapid: four months from project kick off to go live.
The costs were limited and remained fully within the set budget.
Between JBT Italia and Sinfo One the collaboration is continuous and uninterrupted by the introduction of JD Edwards: the product continued to be developed in line with corporate strategies. In this Sinfo One has played a strategic role.
Currently (2018) the company is approaching a project, in roll out, in all other European companies and has decided to entrust Sinfo One with all implementations. Tn particular the projects in Belgium and in the Netherlands.
It was the very positive experience with Sinfo One in Italy to influence the choices of other in Europe
Marco Tonelli - Food Tech Strategic Finance Director