Berlin Packaging views ERP system as a competitive advantage


Rigid plastics, glass and metal packaging processor Berlin Packaging first deployed its PeopleSoft Enterprise business software in 2001.

"At the time, we were a $160 million company," Cherie Kizer, chief information officer of Berlin Packaging, told PlasticsToday. "Andrew Berlin (Chairman and CEO) challenged the selection committee not to focus on an ERP system for a $160 million company, but to focus on selecting one that would still support Berlin's business when we were a $1 billion company, including the possibility of manufacturing operations. That challenge is what propelled us toward a tier 1 ERP system."...
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