Valley Proteins Takes a Mobile Approach to Inventory Management & Equipment Accountability
Summary: Valley Proteins, Inc., is dedicated to improving the environment through the collection, transporting and processing of animal byproducts. For more than 60 years, Valley Proteins has set the standard in creating renewable resources for the development of quality animal and pet feed ingredients. Headquartered in Winchester, Va., Valley Proteins has 12 conversion facilities throughout a 17-state area in the Mid-Atlantic, eastern and southwestern regions of the United States.
Background: Valley Proteins, Inc., is dedicated to improving the environment through the collection, transporting and processing of animal by-products
Challenge: Employees manually performed equipment inventories using paper-based processes.
Solution: Mobile solution comprising Intermec CN70 handhelds, as well as barcode scanners, printers, and labels, and integrated with the back-end SAP system.
Result: Improved inventory accuracy with real-time insight, eliminated manual data entry processes, and achieved accountability for missing parts.