Greenville, SC – August 8, 2012 – AssetPoint, a leading provider of Computerized Maintenance Management Software / Enterprise Asset Management (CMMS / EAM) solutions, announced today that Gizella Pastry and Golden West Baking Company have selected TabWare CMMS / EAM solution. Gizella Pastry and Golden West Baking now join AssetPoint’s extensive list of customers within the Food & Beverage industry to benefit from this proven solution.
Whether you need cheesecakes, cakes, tortes, mousse cakes, dessert squares or buns and roll product ideas for your next successful bakery item, starting with Gizella and Golden West Baking is a “recipe for success”. Gizella Pastry was established in 1960 and is a producer of quality desserts; primarily cakes and cheesecakes. Golden West Baking and Gizella Pastry target food service, retail bakery and club store business segments and distribute to wholesalers and distributors. Gizella’s products are sold across Canada, throughout the western United States and overseas in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and the United Kingdom. Golden West Bakery distributes its products in the Pacific Northwest and northern California.
AssetPoint’s unique CMMS / EAM solution, TabWare for Food & Beverage, helps manufacturers manage their maintenance, spare parts inventory and purchasing operations to maximize asset performance while controlling costs. TabWare provides support for complex food equipment maintenance as well as transitioning from break-fix maintenance to more planned and scheduled maintenance. TabWare is easy to learn and easy to use for the maintenance team leading to rapid user adoption and maximized wrench-time and minimized keyboard-time, which helps improve line efficiency and Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE). TabWare also supports stringent Food & Beverage industry requirements of audit standards under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) by storing procedures and recording actions taken.
AssetPoint has been a leader in CMMS / EAM solutions for over 30 years, and TabWare, a Best-in-Class CMMS / EAM solution designed by maintenance professionals for maintenance professionals, is utilized by organizations of all sizes and in many industries, such as Oil & Gas, Discrete and Process Manufacturing, Food & Beverage, Chemicals and Mining & Metals. TabWare maximizes asset performance and improves maintenance efficiencies, resulting in reduced operating costs and higher profit margins. TabWare is easy to learn and easy to use, so organizations are able to get up and running in days. AssetPoint offers three flexible deployment options: Software as a Service (SaaS), Online (hosted) and On-site for organizations who want TabWare on their own servers. TabWare is the leading CMMS / EAM solution for organizations that want full functionality without the expense, resources and time other solutions demand.
“At Gizella Pastry and Golden West Baking, we always start with fresh ideas.” said Group Chief Financial Officer, Don Bernard. “TabWare was everything we needed in a CMMS / EAM solution to easily manage our assets and meet set goals across our entire company. Once we saw how easy TabWare is to use, we knew our maintenance staff would quickly be up and running. TabWare’s functionality also stood out to us including improved communication and reporting across departments, accurate housing of industry compliance records and seamless interfacing with our Great Plains financial system. We were also pleased to learn that as Gizella and Golden West grow TabWare has the flexibility to quickly adapt and grow with us into the future. We are thrilled to add TabWare to our ‘recipe for success’.”
AssetPoint President and CEO, Mike Levine said, “With our in-depth knowledge and experience of providing CMMS / EAM solutions to the Food & Beverage industry, AssetPoint is proud to offer TabWare CMMS / EAM to a valued customer like Gizella Pastry and Golden West. As many in this industry have learned, it is the perfect solution to help maximize asset performance, keep your facility reliable and safe, control costs and reach your environmental, compliance and service goals. “
About Gizella Pastry:
Gizella Pastry Limited, located in British Columbia, Canada, was established in 1960 and is a producer of quality desserts; primarily cakes and cheesecakes. Gizella Pastry targets food service, retail bakery, export and club store business segments and distributes to wholesalers and distributors. Gizella’s products are sold across Canada, throughout the western United States and overseas in Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and the United Kingdom. Gizella Pastry is HACCP compliant and is inspected annually by the Guelph Food Technology Centre for Food Safety and Quality Systems. For more information about the company, please visit http://www.gizellapastry.com.
About Golden West Baking Company:
Golden West Baking Company is also located in British Columbia and operates a state of the art high-speed bakery producing roll product and English Muffins. These products are distributed through out the Pacific Northwest and Northern California, primarily to the quick serve restaurant and food service segments. Golden West Baking Company is a BRC certified facility.