How a national contract packaging company utilized StellarPack to manage production in a scarce labor environment.

Copacker production management, planning and scheduling

United Facilities (UF), a national third-party logistics provider with a focus on contract packaging, has been using the StellarPack production performance system in their packaging operations. They have several copack locations around the US and wanted a system to help them standardize processes, increase productivity, and invest in automation.
UF chose StellarPack for its ability to control planning and production processes. Multiple locations are difficult to manage especially if they have unique processes. UF recognized this and enlisted StellarPack’s help. Upon implementation UF planners spent 40% less time on data entry processes due to StellarPack’s ability to perform minor tasks. Freeing planners to focus on exceptions encouraged a proactive approach to copack production that helped UF navigate supply chain and labor shortages. Being able to manage hot orders and quickly adjust schedules on the fly was a significant quality of life improvement… Continue reading “How a national contract packaging company utilized StellarPack to manage production in a scarce labor environment.”