Rapid growth stressed Empire Candle Co.’s manufacturing practices. While it owned a premier manufacturing solution in Sage Enterprise Management, the software hadn’t been optimized to enable the company to leverage its functionality to drive improvements in lean manufacturing. NexTec Group was engaged to optimize Sage Enterprise Management, effectively reimplementing the software, introducing improved workflows, and maximizing the company’s potential.
- $400,000 annual savings by eliminating overflow warehouse
- Production costs down 30%
- Substantial labor savings by reducing the need for multiple shifts and temporary employees
“NexTec helps us continually improve by introducing progressive new ways of getting things done. They are a segment leader – second to none.”
Austin Mathis, IT Director, Empire Candle Co., LLC