Barilla is an Italian family-owned food company was established in 1877 and is a market leader in pasta and ready-to-use sauces in continental Europe, bakery products in Italy, and crispbreads in Scandinavia. Present in over 100 countries worldwide, the company produces 50,000 kilometers of spaghetti daily (enough to reach four times round the Earth). In Italy alone, its 14 factories are visited by 500 vehicles per day, transporting a total of 1.7 million tons of packaged products per annum.
Fundamental reasons for choosing Transporeon were the speed and simplicity of implementation and the fact that this solution fits perfectly into our business processes.
Roberto Magnani, Vice President Logistics
Following divestment in 2012 and aligned with group focus on long-term core strategy, Barilla undertook a complete revision of all logistics structures to:
The Transporeon cloud-based logistics platform with the following software-as-a-service products:
With better communication and process synchronization and automation
Significant reduction in overall logistics costs
Trucks arrive and leave on time, boosting customer satisfaction
Between all involved parties