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Fry’s Family Foods UK opts for Wesupply’s web EDI solution

Coventry, 1st July 2015 -- Fry’s Family Foods UK, a vegetarian and vegan food manufacturer, has chosen to utilise Wesupply’s web EDI portal to trade electronically with Morrisons, one of their major customers.

Fry’s Family Foods were looking for an outsourced EDI solution that would enable them to set up a single connection quickly and easily without having to invest in a fully integrated solution.

“With no previous EDI experience, we wanted a web EDI solution that would allow us to meet Morrisons’ EDI requirements, whilst still being able to focus on the day-to-day running of our business”. said Miranda Taylor, Operations Manager at Fry’s Family Foods.

Wesupply’s web EDI portal is full-feature order processing and invoicing application that allows businesses to participate in EDI initiatives without having to implement an integrated solution. The portal will allow Fry’s to view and track the flow of messages they exchange with Morrisons through a browser that can be accessed anywhere, anytime. Fry’s will also benefit from Wesupply’s fully managed service team who will monitor the platform, ensuring messages are delivered on time and any issues are dealt with quickly and efficiently.

“Many suppliers embarking on EDI for the first time are reacting to a customer’s EDI request.” said Matt Wilcock, Senior Sales Executive at Wesupply. “Our web portal is designed to give companies a low cost, fully managed solution that enables them to meet their customers’ requirements quickly and easily.”

The scalability of the Wesupply service will enable Fry’s to trade electronically with other customers should they receive additional requests in the future. Similarly Wesupply also offers a fully integrated solution should the company’s future volumes grow to a point where an integrated solution becomes more practical.

About Wesupply

Wesupply Limited provides a fully managed and outsourced electronic business-to-business integration service, using a unique approach that maximises supply chain collaboration between independent organisations. This approach has consistently helped our customers secure tangible operational cost savings along with improved customer service, since the business was founded in 1999. Companies across all industries, including Retail, Building, CPG, Energy and Manufacturing rely on Wesupply to manage business-critical information flows for their extended supply chain processes.


About Fry’s Family Foods UK

From small innovative beginnings in the Fry’s Family kitchen, Fry’s has become an international success. In an effort to seek vegetarian varieties Wally and Debbie Fry, both committed vegetarians, began making protein alternatives or meat analogues for their own consumption.In 1992, just one year later, these ideas formed the canvas for innovative discovery which led to the establishment of Fry Group Foods. Fry Group Foods is still owned and run, passionately, by the Fry’s Family and has grown in product and stature to where it is today.

Visit Fry’s Family Foods UK website at www.fryfamilyfood.com

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