Premier Foods Upgrades Software Systems

Premier Foods has selected AfriSoft Africa (Pty) Ltd to provide and implement new software systems used for grain procurement, SAFEX contracts, grain receiving and grain stock management.

“Premier Foods is constantly striving to improve operations and product quality through the use of new and innovative technology” said Mike Henning, Group Creditors Manager. “The software and services offered by AfriSoft are designed with the food processing industry in mind and offer us a step forward in the management of our raw material procurement, quality control and stock management.” He added.

“Premier Foods is an industry leader in South Africa and we are pleased to be able to assist them in meeting their business objectives.” said Roger Graham, AfriSoft Director “We will link Premier’s grain quality and storage management functions at each mill directly with their grain futures and supply contracting processes in the Woodmead Business Centre to help them make the best procurement decisions possible.”

Premier Foods operates: 11 Bakeries, 8 Mills; and 16 Distribution Depots across South Africa employing over 3,000 people in the manufacturing, distribution and marketing of a number of South Africa’s icon “People’s Brands”. Five of the Top 20 consumer brands in South Africa belong to Premier Foods namely IWISA, BLUE RIBBON, SNOWFLAKE, NYALA and IMPALA.