Sep 25, 2014

Provides operator unit level data to instantly identify multi-dip and sales void opportunities Phoenix, AZ September XX, 2014 – AFS Technologies, the global leader for Trade Promotion Management solutions to the Foodservice industry, and CHD North America, LLC announce the availability of a new solution based upon their strategic partnership to provide Foodservice manufacturers unprecedented Read more »

Sep 15, 2014

Thousands of AFS Technologies’ Customers in the CPG Sector to Benefit from “Trax Inside” Service and Capabilities Phoenix, AZ September 15, 2014 — AFS Technologies, a global leader for sales force and store execution solutions, and Trax Image Recognition, a leading provider of in-store shelf monitoring and execution solutions based on image recognition, today announced Read more »

Aug 13, 2014

Phoenix, AZ August 13, 2014 — Justin’s, a pioneer in the natural food industry and producer of organic and all-natural nut butter spreads, has chosen AFS’ TradePro Retail solution to strengthen its ability to optimize trade spend, reduce their increasingly complex work effort, and gain powerful insights into promotions to support their rapid growth across North Read more »

Aug 05, 2014

Phoenix, AZ August 5, 2014 —  AFS Technologies today announced the recent launch of AFS DataPro, a robust data integration mapping service that delivers cleansed, mapped and standardized claim and velocity data. DataPro is designed to empower any manufacturer with the ability to handle increasingly complex identifier issues, frequent formatting miscommunication challenges, as well as match incorrect Read more »

May 21, 2014

Phoenix, AZ May 21, 2014 — AFS Technologies, the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods industries, has helped thousands of companies replace Excel® in favor of its integrated Trade Promotion Management (TPM) technology—but perhaps never as rapidly as with snack manufacturer Popcorn, Indiana. In a Read more »

May 21, 2014

Phoenix, AZ May 21, 2014 — AFS Technologies, the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods industries, has helped thousands of companies replace Excel® in favor of its integrated Trade Promotion Management (TPM) technology—but perhaps never as rapidly as with snack manufacturer Popcorn, Indiana. In a Read more »

May 13, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, May 13, 2014 – Solutionz Inc, a brokerage servicing all COSTCO distribution centers, has selected to partner with AFS Technologies, Inc. and adopt its AFS GenWeb™ solution.  Established in 2011 and based in Temecula, California, Solutionz Inc. operates eight satellite office throughout the United States. The strategic decision to implement a web-based ERP Read more »

Apr 28, 2014

Phoenix, AZ April 28, 2014 — In the new report, Vendor Panorama Trade Promotion Management (TPM) in Consumer Goods, 2014*, Gartner, Inc., the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company, evaluates the current TPM marketplace and offers an in-depth analysis of the leading vendors in the space, including AFS Technologies. The report is designed Read more »

Apr 14, 2014

Phoenix, AZ April 14, 2014 — AFS Technologies, the only provider of full service business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the foodservice industry, announces a new version of its AFS TradePro™ Foodservice platform. The integrated solution simplifies and automates the complex layers of Foodservice trade investments providing manufacturers with visibility into claims, contracts, settlements Read more »

Apr 09, 2014

Phoenix, AZ April 9, 2014 – Food and beverage manufacturer Lucerne Foods has selected to implement the AFS TradePro™ Retail and Discovery™ G2 Data Discovery tools from AFS Technologies.  Lucerne Foods operates more than 18 manufacturing plants spanning a breadth of categories and is a division of Safeway Inc., one of the largest food and Read more »

Mar 10, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, March 10, 2014 – AFS Technologies, a leading Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) software developer for the Food, Beverage and Consumer Goods industries, is pleased to announce the newest release of its AFS WMS platform. The 2014 AFS WMS solution offers multiple voice picking enhancements, complete Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) functionality and includes integration Read more »

Mar 03, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, March 3, 2014 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industries, has appointed Jim Christen as Chief Revenue Officer. Mr. Christen assumes his position effectively immediately and will be based at the Company’s corporate headquarters in Phoenix, Read more »

Feb 27, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, February 27, 2014 – Signature Brands, a manufacturer and marketer of dessert decorating products, will adopt the TradePro™ Retail Enterprise Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution from AFS Technologies, Inc.  Based in Ocala, Florida, Signature Brands “makes every day special” for their consumers with their extensive line of Betty Crocker® and Cake Mate® dessert Read more »

Feb 18, 2014

Phoenix, AZ February 18, 2014 – AFS Technologies, Inc., a global leader in software solutions for the Consumer Packaged Goods industry (CPG), including the Food and Beverage segment, today announced that Court Square Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm with over $6 billion under management, has acquired a majority interest in AFS.  This investment Read more »

Feb 11, 2014

PHOENIX, AZ, February 11, 2014 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions, is pleased to announce the agenda lineup for its 2014 Industry Conference.  With nearly 60 educational breakout sessions, the March 16-18 event in Chandler, Arizona, will arm manufacturers, distributors, logistic providers and sales agencies with a Read more »

Feb 04, 2014

Phoenix, AZ February 4, 2014 – Baker’s Express LLC, a distributor of bread and baked goods to the supermarket industry, will adopt multiple tools from the AFS Technologies, Inc. product suite, including AFS ERP and AFS Warehouse Management System (WMS) to reduce manual processes and gain operational efficiencies and accuracies.  Baker’s Express is a cross Read more »

Jan 28, 2014

AFS Ranks in Top 3 for Trade Promotion Management and Earns 2014 Editors’ Pick for Sales Force Automation and Direct Store Delivery Phoenix, AZ, January 28, 2014 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry, has once again been selected by readers Read more »

Jan 20, 2014

PHOENIX, AZ, January 20, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce Rana Meal Solutions has selected to implement the AFS TradePro™ Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) software system.  Founded in Italy, Rana Meal Solutions is the leading producer of pasta and sauces throughout Europe and recently expanded operations and distribution into North America. Read more »

Jan 13, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, January 13, 2014 – AFS Technologies Inc., the leading provider of integrated business software solutions for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) and Food & Beverage verticals, has completed the acquisition of Visicom, a leading provider of Retail Execution and Direct Store Delivery (DSD) solutions in Europe. The acquisition of Visicom provides AFS Technologies with Read more »

Jan 06, 2014

Phoenix, AZ, January 6, 2014 – DOGSWELL®, one of the nation’s leading manufacturers of healthy, premium pet food and treats, has selected to partner with AFS Technologies, Inc. and adopt its TradePro™ Retail Professional Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution.  Based in Los Angeles, California, the company’s dog and cat products feature natural ingredients in a Read more »

Dec 19, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, December 19, 2013 – Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the food and beverage supply chain, has announced its 10th annual Food Logistics Top 100 Technology Companies (FL Top 100). Once again, AFS Technologies has been recognized as a top software and technology provider. For the Read more »

Dec 13, 2013

Phoenix, AZ December 13, 2013 – As a leading provider and thought leader in Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solutions, AFS Technologies reveals its Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry predictions for 2014. In the New Year, everything from mastering the world of mobile apps and Big Data to improving execution at the retail level will be Read more »

Nov 20, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, November 20, 2013 – McLean Marketing, an established foodservice brokerage, has selected to partner with AFS Technologies, Inc. and adopt its AFS GenWeb™ solution.  Established in 1986 and based in Bergheim, Texas, McLean Marketing proudly serves and supports high-quality foodservice manufacturers in Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico. The strategic decision to implement a Read more »

Nov 13, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, November 13, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. recently attended the GS1 Standards Event in Lisbon, Portugal, to participate in forward-thinking discussions surrounding the most widely used supply chain standards system in the world.  The conference provides a semiannual forum for the top thought leaders in the global Consumer Goods community to convene regarding Read more »

Nov 06, 2013

Early Bird Registration is Now Open! PHOENIX, AZ November 6, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., is pleased to announce registration has officially opened for its annual Industry Conference taking place March 16-18, 2014 at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort in Chandler, Arizona.  A new venue and expanded Conference agenda will provide AFS clients, partners Read more »

Oct 23, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ October 23, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., a leading business enterprise software provider for manufacturers and distributors in the dairy industry, is proud to participate in the 2013 International Dairy Show November 3-6 at McCormick Place in Chicago.  The biennial trade show attracts 15,000 dairy professionals seeking new technologies, packaging trends and thought-leadership Read more »

Oct 16, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, October 16, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industries, has appointed Milan Vacval as Vice President of DATUM.  Effective immediately, Mr. Vacval will be based at the Company’s corporate headquarters to lead a cross-functional team Read more »

Oct 09, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, October 9, 2014 – AFS Technologies, Inc. has enhanced its industry-leading Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) tools with new functionality designed to improve quality control and plant floor production output among Food and Beverage manufacturers. Two separate components, AFS Quality Control and AFS Finite Scheduling, complement the existing functionality within the AFS ERP suite Read more »

Oct 04, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ October 4, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. will join more than 20,000 baking professionals at the Las Vegas Convention Center October 6-8, 2013 for the International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE).  A record number of industry professionals from each segment of the grain-based market will converge at the annual trade show event in search Read more »

Sep 30, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ, September 30, 2013 – With some major retailers requiring compliance with the Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) by November, the top supply chain experts and produce category professionals convened in Miami, Florida for a PTI Workshop.  The one-day event was dedicated to discussing the realities, risks and implications of industry-wide traceability implementation. During the Read more »

Sep 25, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ September 25, 2013 – A new Gartner, Inc. report offers the latest evaluation of Retail Execution technology tools designed to help Consumer Goods (CG) manufacturers manage activities and promotions at the store level more effectively. In the 2013 Vendor Panorama for Retail Execution and Monitoring in Consumer Goods*, the world’s leading information technology Read more »

Sep 16, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ, September 16, 2013 – Shopper Technology Institute, the primary resource for marketing, merchandising and technology executives, has partnered with AFS Technologies, Inc. to conduct a thought-leadership webcast titled Business Intelligence vs. Data Discovery: Is there a Clear Winner?  The live webcast on Wednesday, September 18 at 2:00 p.m. EST is complimentary and open Read more »

Sep 09, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ, September 9, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., a leader in warehouse software solutions and an active member of the Produce Traceability Committee, will address the imminent produce traceability implementation during the September 19th Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) Workshop and the 4th Annual NLS Food Summit in October.  With some major retailers requiring PTI Read more »

Aug 28, 2013

Discovery™ G2, Bottle Deposit, Survey System and Multi-Language Support among Debut Features Phoenix, AZ, August 28, 2013 – AFS Technologies, a leading Direct Store Delivery (DSD) software developer for more the 25 years, is pleased to announce the significant enhancements debuting in the newest release of its AFS DSD platform. The intuitive improvements made to Read more »

Aug 21, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ August 21, 2013 – In a new Gartner, Inc. report designed to guide Consumer Goods (CG) manufacturers in technology planning and investment decisions, AFS Technologies, Inc. was included among the solution providers for Retail Activity Optimization and Trade Promotion Optimization. The Hype Cycle for Consumer Goods 2013 offers an in-depth examination of analytical Read more »

Aug 15, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, August 14, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the Food, Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industries, ended its fiscal year with more than 30 new business wins, exceeding the number of new clients the company signed in FY2012. AFS Technologies successfully added Read more »

Aug 07, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, August 7, 2013 – With the recent announcement that Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club stores will begin rejecting produce from suppliers who do not comply with Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI) guidelines, AFS Technologies, Inc. is offering further education to growers, distributors and 3PL companies about transitioning operations to PTI compliance standards.  Some industry experts Read more »

Jul 31, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, July 31, 2013 – CROSSMARK Australia, a leading sales and marketing services company in the Consumer Goods (CG) industry, has selected to implement the AFS Mobile Retail Execution and Discovery™ G2 solutions from AFS Technologies, Inc. to further enhance the portfolio of business software solutions and services available to its client base.  Leading Read more »

Jul 24, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, July 24, 2013 – C.B. Powell Limited, a buy-sell distributor representing several leading Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) brands throughout Canada, has elected to add the AFS TradePro™ Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution to its existing AFS Discovery business intelligence solution and AFS GenWeb tool.  The strategic decision will enable C.B. Powell to Read more »

Jul 17, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ, July 17, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce Oregon Fruit Products LLC, the leading marketer of natural and specialty fruits, has selected to implement the Discovery G2 Business Intelligence solution. Oregon Fruit’s proprietary frozen and aseptic purees as well as legacy Oregon® canned fruit products are available in supermarkets, natural Read more »

Jul 10, 2013

PHOENIX, AZ, July 10, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce Red Gold, LLC, America’s largest privately-held tomato manufacturer, has selected to implement the AFS TradePro™ Foodservice Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution.  The Elwood, Indiana-based processor produces premium quality canned tomatoes and tomato-based products for retail, foodservice, private brands and club stores. With Read more »

Jun 26, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, June 26, 2013 – Zevia, the leading all-natural, zero calorie soda brand, has selected to automate and elevate its trade spend activities using the AFS TradePro™ Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution. The California-based manufacturer offers a natural alternative and smarter version of soda in 15 delicious flavors available in more than 10,000 Read more »

Jun 19, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, June 19, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is proud to be included on the 2013 Top Green Providers list compiled by Food Logistics Magazine, the only publication dedicated exclusively to the Food & Beverage supply chain. The annual list profiles companies who focus on sustainability in the global food supply chain and exceed Read more »

Jun 12, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, June 12, 2013 – Caribbean Produce Exchange, a leading distributor of fresh fruit and vegetables in Puerto Rico, has elected to add the Warehouse Management System (WMS) from AFS Technologies to its existing AFS ERP system. The strategic business decision will enable Caribbean Produce Exchange to optimize its current resources, gain a more Read more »

Jun 05, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, June 5, 2013 – Wrigley Pacific, a leader in confections and a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated, will optimize its field sales personnel in Australia and New Zealand by deploying the Mobile Retail Execution solution from AFS Technologies, Inc.  With a wide range of product offerings including gum, mints, lollipops and hard and chewy Read more »

May 28, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, May 28, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the Food and Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) retail industries, has appointed Alan El-Kadhi as General Manager Asia Pacific. Effective immediately, Mr. El-Kadhi will also assume the role of Product Manager of AFS Mobile Read more »

May 20, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, May 20, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions for the Food and Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) retail industries, has appointed Chris Mitchell as Vice President EMEA.  Mr. Mitchell assumes his new position effective immediately and will be based in the Company’s United Read more »

May 15, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, May 15, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is heading to Chicago May 18-21 for the 2013 NRA Show. Produced by the National Restaurant Association, the annual trade show event attracts more than 58,000 industry professionals from over 100 countries and all 50 states seeking the newest innovations and latest advancements in the Restaurant, Read more »

May 08, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, May 8, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions, congratulates its clients Popcorn, Indiana and Oberto Brands for being selected as a “Standout Small to Mid-Sized Business” by Consumer Goods Technology (CGT) Magazine. The publication recognized each manufacturer for its aggressive and highly-effective growth strategies Read more »

Apr 23, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, April 23, 2013 – McIlhenny Company, the maker of TABASCO® brand products picked AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions to the Food & Beverage industry, to spice up its trade promotion efforts. The Louisiana-based company will relinquish its use of static spreadsheets for the powerful benefits Read more »

Apr 15, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, April 15, 2013 – Method, the leading innovator in premium, environmentally-conscious household and personal care products, is partnering with AFS Technologies, Inc. to strengthen its daily Trade Promotion Management (TPM) strategies.  The San Francisco-based company will implement the AFS TradePro™ Retail TPM solution to automate its trade-related business processes, optimize trade promotions, enhance Read more »

Apr 10, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, April 10, 2013 – Dr. Fresh, Inc., one of the fastest growing oral care companies in the U.S., will manage its trade spend activity using the TradePro™ Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution from AFS Technologies, Inc.  Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Dr. Fresh is a multinational company offering consumers more than 250 Read more »

Apr 03, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, April 3, 2013 – The 2013 AFS Industry Conference, conducted March 24-26, 2013, in Paradise Valley, AZ, promoted the theme “Investigate Emerging Technologies,” and featured the introduction of DATUM™, the new state-of-the-art technology solution designed to automate the real-time synchronization of accurate product information updates and new product introductions between manufacturers, distributors, sales agencies and operators. DATUM™ delivers the CPG industry a long-awaited portal to connect the supply chain to GS1 Data Standards and automate the accurate and timely updates for all product related information to all constituents in the supply chain. The DATUM™ application identifies any changes or additions to the manufacturer’s product information, and the AFS proprietary software Gateway™ is used to transmit this information on a secure basis to all approved customers in the supply chain.

Apr 03, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, April 3, 2013 – Busy Food & Beverage industry professionals seeking to stay informed on trends and best practices related to the ever-changing Consumer Packaged Goods space can turn to AFS Technologies’ new Webinar Learning Series. The complimentary, web-based events offer a reliable and convenient source of accessible educational content that can be Read more »

Mar 26, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, March 28, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce Alpina, one of the most recognized companies in South America, has selected to implement the AFS TradePro™ Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution.  With manufacturing facilities in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, and now in the U.S., Alpina provides a diverse product portfolio Read more »

Mar 19, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, March 19, 2013 – Sambazon, the pioneer of organic Amazon Superfoods™, has teamed up with AFS Technologies, Inc. to gain more visibility into its trade-related business strategies. The decision to upgrade to the AFS TradePro Retail Trade Promotion Management (TPM) system will allow the California-based manufacturer to track sales and forecasts, plan promotions Read more »

Mar 12, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, March 12, 2013 – Slattery Marketing, the largest volume independent corporate brand grocery broker in the New York-New Jersey area, has chosen to implement a comprehensive web-based ERP and database management solution from AFS Technologies, Inc. Designed specifically for the unique needs of Sales Agencies, the AFS GenWeb™ and AFS Data Exchange solutions Read more »

Mar 05, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, March 5, 2013 – Loffredo Fresh Produce Co., a leading independent produce distributor, has elected to partner with AFS Technologies, a leading business enterprise and on-demand software solutions provider. The strategic decision to adopt the Priya™ Enterprise Warehouse Management Solution from AFS Technologies will enable the family-owned and operated company to utilize best-of-breed Read more »

Feb 26, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, February 26, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of business enterprise and on-demand software solutions, is pleased to announce the agenda lineup for its 2013 Industry Conference. In addition to more than 30 educational breakout sessions, the March 24-26 event in Paradise Valley, Arizona, will offer three industry tracks, a customer Read more »

Feb 22, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, February 22, 2013 – Burger Maker, a gourmet hamburger company providing specialized blends of beef to the foodservice and retail industries, has elected to add the TradePro™ Foodservice solution from AFS Technologies, Inc. to its existing Discovery™ Business Intelligence tool. The strategic decision will enable Burger Maker to streamline its trade management practices, Read more »

Feb 19, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, February 19, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated technology solutions to the consumer packaged goods (CPG), food and beverage industries, today announced a new branding strategy that represents a significant milestone in the company’s evolution. The new branding initiative unifies the AFS identity across all products and core solutions with the objective to better communicate the company’s unique characteristics and value to customers.

Feb 12, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, February 12, 2013 – Amy’s, the nation’s top-selling brand of natural and organic convenience foods, has selected to automate and elevate its trade spend activities using TradeInsight® (now AFS TradePro™), the Trade Promotion Management (TPM) solution from AFS Technologies, Inc. In addition to vegetarian frozen meals such as pizzas, pocket sandwiches, snacks and entrées, the California-based Read more »

Feb 04, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, February 4, 2013 – Del Monte Meat Company, has selected AFS Technologies, Inc. as its new automated business solution provider and partner. Based in California and member of the North American Meat Association (NAMA), Del Monte Meat Company is a leading distributor of beef, pork, lamb, veal, poultry and seafood products. The company will integrate a number of Read more »

Jan 25, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, January 25, 2013 – AFS 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.

Jan 24, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, January 24, 2013 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry, is pleased to announce that its annual Industry Conference will be held on March 24-26, 2013 at the Montelucia Resort & Spa in Paradise Valley, Arizona. The 2013 Conference offers AFS clients and prospects the ultimate platform to connect, collaborate and innovate with more than 200 Food & Beverage and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) manufacturers, distributors, sales agencies, logistics providers, and operations personnel from around the globe.

Jan 09, 2013

Phoenix, AZ, January 9, 2013 – Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through grocery and foodservice manufacturers and distributors in the food supply chain, has announced the ninth-annual Food Logistics Top 100 (FL Top 100) Technology Companies.

Dec 11, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, December 11, 2012 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated business enterprise and software solutions, announced today that its enterprise solution suite of AFS Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), AFS Priya™ Enterprise Warehouse Management (WMS), AFS Gateway™, and AFS Discovery™ Business Intelligence has been implemented by Wainwright Industries to support just-in-time inventory management processes for the assembly plants of a major U.S.-based automotive manufacturer and a large commercial air conditioning manufacturer.

Nov 13, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, November 13, 2012 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, announced today the launch of Discovery™ G2, the new second-generation of the AFS Discovery™ business intelligence solution.

Oct 24, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, October 24, 2012 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the consumer packaged goods industry, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of MEI Computer Technology Group, Inc., and its industry-acclaimed TradeInsight® trade promotion management planning and forecasting solutions.

Oct 23, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, October 23, 2012 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, announced today that it has completed the financial transactions to acquire MEI Computer Technology Group and Quofore®.

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Oct 23, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, October 23, 2012 – AFS Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the consumer packaged goods industry, announced today that it has expanded its mobile solutions technology platform globally through the acquisition of Quofore®, the international leader in mobile field sales software solutions for consumer packaged goods companies.

Aug 13, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, August 13, 2012 – AFS Technologies is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Collier as Vice President of Strategic Marketing.

Jun 12, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, June 12, 2012 – AFS Technologies, the leading provider of trade management and compliance solutions, announces the strategic partnership with CHD North America, LLC.

Apr 25, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, April 25, 2012 – AFS Technologies Inc. (AFS) is pleased to announce their participation in the 2012 NRA Show, which will be held May 5 – 8, 2012. AFS Technologies, the leading software provider for manufacturers in the restaurant industry, will be located in booth number 418.

Apr 17, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, April 17, 2012 – KeyImpact Sales & Systems (KeyImpact), one of the largest sales agencies in North America selects AFS Technologies as their partner to provide GS1 product synchronization. As announced in November 2011, the partnership between AFS and 1SYNC will allow sales agencies, manufacturers, and distributors to leverage a highly cost-effective link to the GS1 data pool.

Apr 03, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, April 3, 2012 – AFS Technologies Inc. (AFS) is pleased to announce the release of Priya™ Standard 2012. Priya™ Standard, AFS Technologies’ award winning management system (WMS), is now equipped with new and enhanced features.

Apr 02, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, April 2, 2012 – AFS Technologies Inc. (AFS) is pleased to announce the release of Priya™ Enterprise 2012. Priya™ Enterprise, AFS Technologies’ leading warehouse management system (WMS), is now equipped with several new features and capabilities.

Mar 28, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, March 28, 2012 – AFS Technologies, the leading provider of trade management solutions, announces the expansion of its trade promotion relationship with Otis Spunkmeyer. With this expanded contract, Otis Spunkmeyer agrees to extend its enterprise best-in-class solution, ContractPro®, with fully integrated data services. This combination provides unparalleled, rich data as a byproduct of Read more »

Mar 12, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, March 12, 2012 – AFS Technologies, the leading provider of trade management solutions, announces complete support and integration of the industry’s best trade promotion platforms and business intelligence.

Mar 07, 2012

Phoenix, AZ, March 7, 2012 – AFS Technologies Inc. (AFS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Schonau as Chief Financial Officer.

Jan 10, 2012

PHOENIX, AZ – January 10, 2012 – AFS Technologies announced the rollout of Discovery™ Analytics, AFS Technologies’ premier trade promotion management (TPM) business intelligence solution, to the Synectics’ customer base beginning January, 2012.

Dec 21, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – December 21, 2011 - Food Logistics, the only publication dedicated exclusively to the grocery and foodservice distribution supply chain, has announced the eighth-annual Food Logistics Top 100 (FL Top 100) technology companies. Yet again, AFS Technologies has been recognized as a top software and technology provider.

Nov 30, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – November 30, 2011 – AFS Technologies Inc. (AFS), the leading provider of real time end-to-end business software solutions for the food and beverage industry, and 1SYNC, a global leader in data synchronization, today announced they have signed an agreement for AFS to make GDSN (global data synchronization network) data available to all of its 1500+ customers.

Oct 26, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – October 26, 2011 – AFS Technologies Inc. (“AFS”), the leading provider of end-to-end, real-time business software solutions for brokers in the food and beverage industry, announced today that it has signed Wolff Group to several of their software applications. Wolff Group, a premier regional broker in the Midwest, will use AFS Technologies’ Genweb™, Easy Operator™, Discovery™, and AFS Data Exchange to maximize profits and discover unparalleled efficiencies across all of their business operations.

Sep 26, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – September 26, 2011 – AFS Technologies Inc., the leading provider of integrated software solutions to the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Ross Computer Systems, Inc. (Ross), the provider of the best Direct Store Delivery (DSD) solutions in this segment.

Sep 01, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – September 1, 2011 – AFS Technologies, Inc. (“AFS”), a leading provider of software solutions to the food and beverage industry, announced today that it has concluded an equity financing led by Goldman, Sachs & Co. In addition, AFS has arranged for senior debt financing from TPG Specialty Lending and Wells Fargo Capital Read more »

Aug 09, 2011

PHOENIX, AZ – August 09, 2011 – AFS Technologies, a leading provider of business enterprise and on demand software solutions, announced the selection of the Priya™ Enterprise Warehouse Management System (WMS) and the AFS Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) business automation solutions for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Distribution Center (VDC). With close to 1,000 items, the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Distribution Center is a 128,000 square foot facility that provides government agencies with high-quality products and services that serve the commissary needs of state-run institutions.

Aug 08, 2011

Phoenix, AZ – August 08, 2011 – AFS Technologies announced the signing of Hansen Distribution Group to Discovery™ Analytics and Discovery™ Planner, AFS Technologies’ premier business intelligence and planning solutions. Hansen Distribution Group, an independent, locally owned broadline distributor, will use Discovery™ Analytics to help increase sales efficiency and visibility across their organization.

Jul 21, 2011

Phoenix, AZ – July 21, 2011 – AFS Technologies, the leading provider of business enterprise and on demand software solutions for the foodservice industry, announced that Organically Grown Company (OGC) has selected the AFS Priya™ Enterprise Warehouse Management System (WMS) to be deployed in their Portland-based distribution centers. With a commitment to health and sustainability, Organically Grown Company, the largest wholesaler of organic fruits, vegetables and herbs in the Pacific Northwest, provides healthy alternatives to customers from their Eugene, OR, Portland, OR and Kent, WA locations.

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How to benchmark the maturity of your Trade Promotion Management processes
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

When you consider that trade spend typically equals 20% of a CPG companies total revenue it is clear that any CPG company would want to manage this vast expenditure with mature, industry leading systems and processes. The “journey to effective trade spend” should start with a benchmarking exercise where you evaluate current systems and processes. Read more »

Sep
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Everyone is talking about it, but what is Retail Activity Optimization (RAO) and how does it apply to your business?
Thursday, September 25, 2014

What are the things you think about when you are looking to improve your company’s KPIs?  Did you know that through simply optimizing your retail activities, you can increase order values by 20% whilst decreasing costs? Positioned by Gartner as a key emerging trend, Retail Activity Optimization is frequently discussed but few are aware of the true benefits and Read more »

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Five Reasons Your TPM Implementation Will Fail
Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Anyone who’s been involved in a Trade Promotion Management—or any other type of solution deployment for that matter—will likely agree that at the root of every successful implementation is a knowledgeable, experienced team and a well-defined, proven implementation methodology. Most, however, won’t be as confident when discussing the real reasons implementations fail, so we’ll tell Read more »