Sojourner Mobility and SAP MII Deliver Cloud-Based Data Analysis, Forecasting to Just Born, Inc.

Solution gives maker of PEEPS® candies 360-degree view of inventory and sales for real-time business intelligence

Apr 18, 2013, 07:00 ET from Sita Corp

SOMERSET, N.J., April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sojourner Mobile Communications, part of the solution offering from  Sita Corp's  global data, analytics and mobile communications firm, has announced the successful implementation of Sojourner Mobile Enterprise Resource platform for Just Born, Inc., a family-owned candy maker famous for iconic confections PEEPS®, MIKE AND IKE®, HOT TAMALES®, and GOLDENBERG'S® PEANUT CHEWS® brand candies.   

The mobile platform delivers a scalable, cloud-based solution, giving sales and other critical business departments at Just Born a real-time, 360-degree view of sales, manufacturing, supply chain, logistics and business data analytics.  The Sojourner Mobility implementation occurred concurrently with SAP's Manufacturing Integration and Intelligence (MII) and other ERP integrations, including Business All-In-One (BAiO) for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) solution. 

"The Sojourner Mobility and SAP MII solution is giving Just Born significant savings in time and resources, enhancing the forecasting process and thereby improving customer satisfaction.  It is also eliminating manual data entry, redundancy and management of more than 400 spreadsheets, which helps fulfill orders quickly and completely, in addition to reducing inventory," said Edward Broczkowski, ERP Implementation Director for Just Born, Inc.

"Just Born required an out-of-the box solution that would easily and quickly integrate with a wide range of existing SAP applications, work with any mobile device, and any platform," said Sita Corp President & CEO Rom Reddy. "Paired with SAP, Sojourner Mobility enables users to input and analyze data from any device, putting the power of real-time business intelligence at their fingertips."

Sojourner Mobility delivers anywhere, anytime accessibility to critical company business intelligence, integrating seamlessly with all legacy systems.  The complete implementation and integration encompassed SAP's MII and BAiO for CPG, including Sales & Distribution (SD), Materials Management (MM), Inventory Management (IM), Production Planning for Process Industries (PP-PI), Warehouse Management (WM), Business Objects (BOBJ), Business Information Warehouse (BW), Human Capital Management (HCM),  Finance and Controlling (FICO), and Business to Business (B2B) solutions using Electronic Data Interchange (EDI).

About Sita Corp

Founded in 1993, Sita Corp is a leading global provider of business collaboration, providing enterprise data, analytics and mobile communications solutions to connect businesses, partners and consumers. Headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, with offices around the world, Sita Corp assists medium-size to Fortune 500 public and private sector companies around the globe in achieving enterprise-wide efficiencies that cut costs, improve operations and increase profitability. Sita Corp delivers innovative software applications, solutions and key services built around connecting people faster to the information they need.

About Sojourner

Sojourner's mobile enterprise application platform puts the power of critical business data in the hands of team members, when and where they need it most. The Sojourner platform of subscription-based mobile enterprise applications serves industries across more than 15 major verticals. Sojourner's dynamically configurable technology and intuitive user interface offer a responsive mobile platform that integrates quickly and easily with existing and future systems, delivers to any desktop or mobile device, and requires little to no end-user training.

About Just Born, Inc.

Just Born, Inc. is a family-owned company founded in 1923 and headquartered in Bethlehem, PA, where it manufactures PEEPS®, MIKE AND IKE®, and HOT TAMALES® Brand Candies. GOLDENBERG'S® PEANUT CHEWS® Brand Candies are produced in Philadelphia, PA.  All Just Born candies are made in the U.S.A. 

SOURCE Sita Corp