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Dec 15, 2011

Jennifer In Food Logistics Top 100

Lucas Continues Growth in Food Distribution with Jennifer FoodSelect, the First and Only Voice Directed Solution Designed for Grocery and Foodservice Distributors.

Lucas Systems, Inc.,the largest independent provider of voice-directed warehouse applications, has been named to the FL100, Food Logistics magazine’s list of the top software and technology providers to the grocery and foodservice distribution industries. A growing number of grocery and foodservice companies are using Jennifer FoodSelect for voice picking and other voice directed warehouse applications. Jennifer FoodSelect was formally introduced in October.

Each year, the editors of Food Logistics recognize 100 software and technology providers that better enable grocery and foodservice distributors and manufacturers to realize their business goals. This year, the publication focused on solution providers that are helping their customers differentiate themselves in the marketplace, while simultaneously facilitating improved safety and traceability throughout the supply chain.

“With the passage of the FDA’s landmark Food Safety and Modernization Act, the entire food and beverage sector is under increased pressure to improve safety and traceability throughout the supply chain. In addition, the ongoing globalization of food supply chains demands closer collaboration with suppliers and enhanced visibility from farm to fork,” notes Lara L. Sowinski, editor-in-chief at Food Logistics. “Technology is a powerful tool that can ensure compliance, mitigate risk, and serve as a market differentiator in today’s highly competitive environment.”

“Since 1998, Lucas has provided innovative voice solutions that address the unique productivity, accuracy and product traceability challenges of grocery, foodservice and other food distributors,” said Chris Sweeney, Senior Vice President of Lucas Systems. “We are honored to be included in this prestigious list of top technology providers. This industry recognition speaks directly to our success in delivering superior customer results in this vital industry that touches all of our lives.”

About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by Cygnus Business Media, a leading diversified business-to-business media company. The publication serves the information needs of executives involved in various aspects of the food, beverage, and consumer packaged goods supply chain. Through our print and online products, we provide news, trends, and best practices that help more than 24,000 grocery and foodservice suppliers, distributors, and retailers make better business decisions. Visit us online at www.foodlogistics.com.

About Lucas Systems, Inc.
Since 1998, Lucas Systems has delivered more voice-directed warehouse applications on a wider variety of mobile computers than any other company. Customers like Cardinal Health, The Container Store, HD Supply, Kraft Nabisco, OfficeMax, Oriental Trading Company and Rustoleum trust Lucas to deliver solutions that greatly improve worker productivity and accuracy because Lucas truly understands warehouse operations. Jennifer VoicePlus, the Lucas voice solution, creates a conversation with warehouse workers that frees their hands and eyes to focus on the job at hand. Jennifer also provides managers and supervisors with real-time reporting and management tools that help them better manage their operations. Tens of thousands of associates at hundreds of distribution centers work with Jennifer every day.

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