Maatstad Hout & Plaat BV specialises in the field of wood and various plate materials. High quality and attractive prices are more important than ever because of the increasing competition. This makes proper insight into your business processes essential, along with detailed information about clients, markets, and suppliers. Maatstad therefore chose Proteus ERP as software orientated solution.
Proteus Systems took care of the entire automation process for Maatstad. The modern company from Bleiswijk started off, as a daughter company to the Woodlimex group in 2013, which Woodworld BV and Woodlimex International BV are also members of. The choice for the specialist from Waardenburg was easily made. “After reviewing potential candidates, we realised that Proteus Systems’ proved its worth with the simplicity, quick implementation and active support of the software and the company.
“Our efficiency has improved a lot, from quotation to packing slip, everything is just one click away.”
Commercial directord Otto Van Elk is enthusiastic about the possibilities of Proteus ERP: “The integration of various business processes into a single solution allows us to work more efficiently, increase productivity and makes the chance of errors almost non-existent. Phased roll out at a reasonable cost is easily possible thanks to Proteus’ measured approach.
“In addition to delivery addresses, client references and orders it is possible for example to integrate a navigation system that helps to decide the most efficient transport route based on the delivery address on the packing slip. This system saves both time and money.”
Maatstad Hout & Plaat is a stock holding company with a broad assortment of wood and plate materials. Their storage in Bleisweik measures approximately one thousand square meters, part of the inventory is additionally stored on another site close by. “The logistics operation is also fully automated. This has thoroughly increased our efficiency.”
Integrated navigation planner
Thanks to the detailed sector knowledge of Proteus Systems, innovative elements can be added to the software as you progress, “In addition to delivery addresses, client references and orders it is possible for example to integrate a navigation system that helps to decide the most efficient transport route based on a packing slip. This system saves both time and money. This really shows the value of Proteus ERP.”
The proactive spirit of Proteus Systems means Maasland are sure to extend their use of Proteus software in the future, both in their own company and in the other Woodlimex companies. “With our assigned consultant as a contact the implementation proceed perfectly. Even during the final phase, professional support was close by. It was good to experience such professional work during the entirety of the project.”