And Trend Meal AG achieves its key competitive market advantages above all through its modern and flexible order processing system – impressing its customers with fast and complete deliveries, even when unforeseeable peaks in demand occur.
Fast Order Processing
The company's order-picking stations, which are equipped with modern METTLER TOLEDO ID30 weighing PCs, make a significant contribution to accelerating order processing. These power workstations offer a high degree of functionality through their combination of robust industrial PC technology and proven weighing technology in a single device. They also come with convenient, high-resolution touchscreens that allow fast entries and prevent user fatigue.
Versatility Through Open PC Architecture
The ID30 weighing PC, which runs MS Windows XP Professional, is able to utilize everything that PC technologies have to offer. Indeed, through direct integration of ID30 terminals into the modus foodvision® ERP system, developed by MODUS Consult AG for companies in the food production industry and based on Microsoft® Dynamics™ NAV, Trend Meal has been able to (significantly)
IDNet Balance Interface Increases Flexibility
To be able to react to sudden peaks in demand, the production structures at Trend Meal AG are set up for flexibility. Mr. Bratke, executive assistant, would therefore not want to be without the advantages that ID30 workplaces offer. And the METTLER TOLEDO IDNet weighing interface enables these workplaces to be deployed flexibly, especially within order-picking. Here, the weighing platform can simply be plugged into the ID30 – making it easy for the system to be moved and quickly set up at a different location or to expand order-picking operations by adding further ID30 workplaces. Trend Meal AG is currently planning to order further ID30 systems.