The Company – JZ Flowers are a leading producer of floral bouquets for retailers in the UK. Based in the North of England, with significant operations in Holland and Ireland, JZ carefully select and pack over 450million stems per year.
Objective – In order to meet its growth objectives, JZ Flowers wanted to introduce as much automation as possible within their finance function to help manage the many thousand purchase and sales ledger transactions dealt with by the Accounts department.
- Operations were slow and cumbersome
- Heavily staffed Accounts department with considerable manual input of data
- Management reporting was slow due to speed of collecting monthly data