In Malta-decor, a paper company and a unit of Kronospan capital group BCC started EDI (electronic data interchange) platform based on SAP solutions.
EDI solutions, prepared by BCC, help in exchanging data between Malta-decor plant and its permanent business partners. The first communication channel, started in April, is for exchanging electronic communication between Malta-decor in Poznań and one of its key partners.
Integration EDI platform in Malta-decor is based on a SAP Business Connector component, which acts as a communication server responsible for ‘translating’ electronic messages from different sources and in different formats. The solutions helps in an easy start of next communication channels, like joining new partners and expanding the interchange by new communications.
Kronospan Group units in Poland have been using SAP solutions since 2004. Implementation works in the area of fixed assets accounting were carried out by BCC. SAP system manages fixed assets in 17 locations, including Kronospan Szczecinek, Malta-decor paper plant and Malta Trading in Poznań, and in the following companies: Polspan, Krono-Chem, Kronotex in Szczecinek, Melnox, Silva and Krono-Wood in Mielec, Kronoerg in Pustkowo, Kronodoor in Jasło, Kronoplus in Dobroszyce.
Kronospan Group is a leader in manufacturing wood-based boards, finishing boards and raw materials like resins and laminates. Since the beginning of its operations in Poland in 1989 the total investment of Kronospan has exceeded PLN 3 billion. 7 plants of Kronospan group in Poland manufacture chipboards, laminated chipboards, MDF, HDF, HDF varnished, Kronoart boards, wall and ceiling panels and skirting boards. Further information: www.kronospan.pl