FOOD LOGISTICS NAMES LUCAS TO FL100+ LIST OF TOP SOFTWARE AND TECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS FOR FOOD AND BEVERAGE DISTRIBUTION
Foodservice, Grocery and Beverage Distributors Continue to Achieve Notable Improvements in Distribution Center Efficiency, Product Traceability and Order Accuracy with Lucas Mobile Work Execution Solutions
Lucas Systems, the leading provider of solutions for intelligent mobile work execution for warehouses and distribution centers, has been named to the FL100+, Food Logistics magazine’s list of the top software and technology providers to the food and beverage, grocery and foodservice industries. This year, a growing number of companies have joined the list of those to upgrade from WMS-directed RF and voice technology to Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions that make work easier and better for DC managers and associates. These solutions enable DCs to optimize operation efficiency while meeting rising industry demands for improved product traceability and better order accuracy.
The FL+100 Top Software and Technology Providers list is an annual recognition of the software and technology providers whose products and services help the global food and beverage supply chain achieve their business goals.
“The software and technology sector continues to generate new and exciting opportunities for growers, food manufacturers, grocery retailers and the many logistics providers that support them,” notes Lara L. Sowinski, editorial director at Food Logistics. “Today’s cloud-based solutions and mobile connectivity are helping create tools that are more flexible, affordable and responsive, making software and technology even more valuable to those in the global food supply chain.”
“Today’s food and beverage supply chains are faced with growing challenges and pressures to work smarter and more efficiently than ever before,” says Ron Kubera, Executive VP and CMO of Lucas. “The market today requires products to be shipped faster than ever before at a lower cost than ever before. We’re proud to provide companies the tools to not only meet industry standards for track and trace, but also to achieve productivity improvements while doing so. It’s an honor to be included on this list of technological innovators and we look forward to continuing to help food and beverage companies tackle today’s and tomorrow’s distribution challenges.”
About Food Logistics
Food Logistics is published by AC Business Media, a business-to-business media company that provides targeted content and comprehensive, integrated advertising and promotion opportunities for some of the world’s most recognized B2B brands. Its diverse portfolio serves the construction, logistics, supply chain and other industries with print digital and custom products, events and social media.
About Lucas Systems
Since 1998, Lucas Systems has pioneered warehouse productivity solutions for mobile workers and distribution center managers. Customers like Cardinal Health, C&S Wholesale Grocers, HD Supply, Office Depot/OfficeMax, Mondelez, Kraft and Rust-Oleum trust Lucas to deliver solutions that greatly improve worker productivity and accuracy because Lucas truly understands warehouse operations. Lucas Mobile Work Execution solutions optimize hands-on processes and seamlessly combine voice, barcode scanning, and other mobile technologies to improve worker productivity, eliminate errors, and boost end-to-end DC efficiency. The solutions also provide managers and supervisors with real-time reporting and management tools that help them better manage their operations.