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ByDynamicsNAV - Case Studies
The Case Studies described below are based on information provided by companies who run Preactor with Microsoft Dynamics ERP system. Each study has been written in collaboration with employees of the company and Preactor International would like to thank those who provided these insights into how Preactor is used and the benefits it has provided.

LaBan Foods is the largest specialized manufacturer of herb butter in the Netherlands. Apart from their own label, LaBan also manufactures private label herb butter for such supermarket chains as Jumbo and C1000. Every day the company faces challenges in order to play a successful role in the dairy industry.
 
UAB Vytrolma, based in Utena, Lithuania, specializes in manufacturing of high quality products from sheet steel for building and construction industry. UAB Vytrolma's products are supplied to Customers in Lithuania and other European Union countries. Products that are made from sheet steel in UAB Vytrolma’s portfolio include: metal cassettes for facades, galvanized steel profiles for building insulation system, roof safety products and accessories, electrical cabinets and postboxes.
 
Electrostart JSCo is the sole Bulgarian manufacturer of magnetic and electronic ballasts, transformers, superimposed pulse ignitors and other components for fluorescent, metal-halide, sodium and mercury vapor lighting appliances.
 
Bedford Industries, Inc. a family-owned company founded in 1966, started as a manufacturer of wire twist ties. With an innovative mind-set, Bedford has expanded into all types of identification products, elastomer integrations, adhesive technology, specialized bundling ties, Bendable Components®, packaging re-closures, promotional marketing, tying equipment, strapping, and fasteners.
 
Located in Libiąż, Poland the company was founded in 1989 as a Swiss/Polish joint venture and was a pioneer in the manufacture of windows made from plastic profiles.
 
TAKT Sp. z o.o., with its main factory located in Bolesław, Poland, specializes in producing all formats of CDs and DVDs and has a monthly capacity of 16 million CDs and 8.5 million DVDs.
 
Chocoladewerken Gudrun is based in Lier, Belgium although they originally started as a family business in the nearby village of Wommelgem. Gudrun is now one of the most well known producers of premium chocolates along with other companies such as Godiva, the market leader, in the “pralines” and truffles market.
 
Sharp Packaging Solutions specializes in the production and packaging of pharmaceutical and healthcare products. In April 2007 it became part of the Irish company United Drug Plc and was previously known as Budelpack. Enestia, Greek for wellbeing, has operated for more than 50 year in Hamont, Belgium. Sharp Packaging Solutions’ business is based on taking over the responsibility of production and packaging from pharmaceutical and healthcare companies who don’t see this as their core business.
 
Solanum is one of the UK’s premier suppliers of potatoes with a reputation gained by providing quality and value for more than 60 years. A division of the £240m turnover ProduceWorld Group, Solanum is based in Sutton Bridge at the former headquarters of the Potato Marketing Board and supplies 57,000 tonnes of potatoes each year to the major UK high street retailers. When the company decided to completely review and overhaul its entire approach to production planning and scheduling, it did so with the help of Preactor.
 
Grinding Techniques is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of Abrasive products, situated near Johannesburg in South Africa. Grinding Techniques manufactures products for their own brand and under contract for other suppliers.
 
Foilex is one of the industry’s leading foiling specialists, laminating window, door, cladding and roofline products for major name companies, adding value through its comprehensive service focus. Foilex was founded over a decade ago and has gone from strength to strength now operating seven lamination lines 24 hours a day, servicing an enviable customer base.