Companies in the food and drink industry face unique challenges, from managing perishable goods profitably, to dealing with allergen information, supply chains and quality control. Whatever the nature of your food and beverage business, Acorn BMS understands the demands of your sector and we can provide the dynamic business management solutions you need to make your production planning and process flows run as smoothly as possible.
The Sage 200cloud Professional software not only manages your finances and business insights all in one place, but it also has crucial features for the food and drink sector. It can store and manage recipes, shelf-life and allergen information needed for product packaging, and give you full supply chain visibility, batch number traceability and a complete view of your operations.
Sage CRM is a powerful customer relationship management solution designed to improve customer relationships and accelerate sales. It helps your customer service teams resolve issues more efficiently; allows you target the right customer at the right time with integrated marketing tools and offers your sales team up-to-date information about leads and sales activities.
Features and Benefits
See your company’s financial position at any time with real-time reporting, invoicing, period accounting and Sage 50 Payroll integration.
Features include supply chain management, management of stock and raw materials, purchase order processing and stock order processing. Sage 200 Standard comes with all the essentials while Sage 200cloud Professional provides serial and batch number traceability.
Bill of Materials (BOM)
Monitor, control and cost your manufacturing processes. If you are manufacturing in repetitive batches, production will be based around the BOM. Sage 200 enables the use of multiple BOMs with different options for stock and multiple units of measure.
Business Intelligence (Professional only)
Get clearly presented business acumen that helps you identify trends and pinpoint areas of inefficiency, assisting you in sales forecasting.
Acorn works with specially selected Independent Software Vendors (ISV) to find the best applications and add-ons for your Sage solution, meaning you get a unique system tailored to your food and beverage business.
Draycir creates credit control software that helps businesses improve cash flow and get paid quickly. Their technology includes Spindle Purchase Invoice Recognition and Approvals, which matches invoices against PO or GRN and cuts time spent entering data in Sage 200. Features also include Document Capture, Proof of Delivery and Document Distribution.
Sicon is one of the leading developers of software applications for integration with Sage in the UK and Ireland. Their Web Authorisation Processor (WAP) module provides data entry and approval processes for business documents such as invoices, requisitions, sales orders and HR.
At Acorn, we have developed our own Inspired Software to work alongside Sage products.