|[January 25, 2013]
Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) Selects AFS Technologies as 2013 CGT Readers' Choice Best-in-Class Solution Provider
PHOENIX --(Business Wire)--
Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software
solutions to the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry, has been
selected by readers of Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) magazine
as a "2013 Readers' Choice Winner," and a best-in-class technology
solution provider. In addition, AFS companies, including the Quofore
Mobile Solutions platform and TradeInsight's
Trade Promotion Management (TPM) system, earned high marks across
multiple categories in the CGT annual Readers' Choice Survey.
AFS Technologies, a previous CGT "Editors' Pick" recipient, was
recognized in 2013 in the Trade Promotion Management and Business
Intelligence categories. Five-time CGT "Editors' Pick" selection
Quofore was named 2013 Customer Experience Breakout Winner and
acknowledged in the survey's new Mobility category for its Merchandising
and Direct Store Delivery System. For the sixth consecutive year,
TradeInsight was recognized in the Trade Promotion Management and
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) categories for its planning and
forecasting application designed for mid-sized CPG manufacturers.
"This year's survey rankings clearly confirm the continued commitment
and innovation AFS provides to the food and beverage industry," says
Alliston Ackerman, editor of CGT. "The Company distinguishes
itself by providing end-to-end supply chain solutions to manage business
needs more effectively and efficiently."
Goods Technology for our innovative solutions and continued
dedication to servicing the unique requirements of all food, beverage,
and CPG industry supply chain partners," noted Kurien Jacob, CEO of AFS
The annual CGT survey draws on feedback from more than 150
senior-level executives and decision-makers from Consumer Goods
companies of all sizes to rank service and solution providers across 12
categories, including Business
Promotion Management, Customer
Relationship Management and Mobility.
Now in its 13th year, the CGT
Readers' Choice issue outlines various survey results that are
indicators of which companies in the industry are innovating and meeting
CPG client demands.
About AFS Technologies, Inc.
AFS Technologies, Inc. is the leading provider of business enterprise
and on-demand software solutions. The company serves over 1,500
customers across the Americas and in 40 countries with a portfolio of
solutions for the consumer packaged goods, food and beverage, logistics
and financial segments. AFS technology solutions are designed to help
companies reduce costs, improve efficiency, increase sales and margins,
streamline internal processes, facilitate data synchronization, and
assist in regulatory compliance. All AFS solutions utilize
service-oriented architecture (SOA) built with Microsoft (News - Alert) .NET framework
technology. With a focus on modular design, the solutions allow
customers in manufacturing, sales agencies, distribution, and complex
software companies the flexibility to upgrade specific elements of the
software without affecting the rest of the system. To match the needs of
our diverse customer base, products are available on both a license and
true SaaS (News - Alert) model basis. For additional information, please visit www.afsi.com
or call (602) 522-8282.
About Consumer Goods Technology
Owned by Edgell Communications, Inc., Consumer Goods Technology
(CGT) is a leading resource for CG executives looking to improve
business performance. CGT reaches an audience of more than 58,000
Consumer Goods executives and covers all major segments of the consumer
goods sector, including Food, Beverage, Packaged Goods, Apparel and
Footwear. For more information on CGT, visit www.consumergoods.com.
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