TNP and Drink-IT come together to serve the UK drinks industry
Many companies in lots of different industries have to wrestle with production, warehousing and distribution. The drinks industry has to do this and more. Much more.
Managing fiendishly complicated promotions/rebates and collecting empties (barrels are expensive assets) are just two examples. Managing tax and tenants are perhaps the two biggest challenges.
TNP has been working with Brewers, Cidermakers and Pubcos for many years. More recently we joined up with Drink-IT – an ISV that specialises in the sector. In the last six months the two companies have adopted a much more joined up approach to better serve Drink-IT customers in the UK.
At the core of the Drink-IT product is duty and tax management. This enables our beer, cider, wine and distillery customers to:
As part of the broader solution that TNP often delivers is a tenant/property management system. Here we enable the team that is responsible for managing their estate to:
Over the last few years, the drinks industry has seen much change – from on licensed premises towards retail – from large scale towards micro brewing/distilling. The Coronavirus crisis changed the outlook all over again – overnight.
This wrong-footed many businesses – and tested the strength of others. Those that had great systems in place, that were able to switch channels in a hurry, have done better – Thatchers Cider is one.Read the Thatchers case study
- Ian Dorling, Head of IT at Thatchers
"Since implementation TNP have continued to work closely with us to optimise the solution as our business has grown and evolved, enabling us to digitise business processes and maximise efficiency."
We love to let our customers speak for themselves when it comes to the strength of our partnerships. Read our customer stories below for beverage specific examples of the work TNP have completed in conjunction with our customers.
Aiming to future-proof their ERP solution and integrate with existing Microsoft technology, Everards chose Dynamics NAV and Drink-IT.
Having outgrown their old system, Thatchers selected TNP to implement Dynamics NAV and Drink-IT to boost available functionality.
TNP's expertise in the brewery sector, alongside world-class support, was the decider in Westons choosing Dynamics NAV, Drink-IT and TNP.