June 20, 2004
McCain Foods Installs InfinityQS SPC Software Throughout the World
InfinityQS' Software is the Standard for Quality and Statistical Process Control for Major Frozen Foods Company
Chantilly, VA - June 21, 2004 - InfinityQS® International, the premier provider of enterprise-wide quality control manufacturing solutions, today announced that McCain Foods, the world's largest processor of frozen French fries and producer of many other quality food products, including potato specialties, appetizers, green vegetables, desserts, pizzas, juices and beverages, oven meals and entrees, has installed InfinityQS SPC software in almost every region of the world including United States, Asia Pacific, Europe, South America, South Africa, United Kingdom, and Canada.
InfinityQS SPC software has become the standard for managing quality and statistical process control. McCain Foods uses the software for collecting information on quality and monitoring manufacturing processes for the French fry and frozen foods that it produces. The company also has plans to continue implementing InfinityQS SPC at other manufacturing plants throughout the world.
"InfinityQS SPC software has made tracking of quality information easier and serves as the central repository for all of our quality control," said Guy Metivier, Manager of Manufacturing Execution Systems Global Technology Center, at McCain Foods. "On the statistical process control side, it has enabled us to produce metrics and control the quality of our products based on the needs of our customers."
"It's been a pleasure to work with McCain Foods," said Michael Lyle, President of InfinityQS International. "We are helping the number one supplier of potato food products develop a scientific method to control the manufacturing process of their food products. We are the trusted SPC solution for leading manufacturers and our relationship with McCain reinforces our ability to also help the food industry."
"InfinityQS International has been extremely responsive to our needs," said Metivier. "They are a nimble organization with a culture that resembles McCain Foods."
About McCain Foods
McCain Foods is a major frozen foods company. It is the world's largest processor of French fried potatoes. The company also produces many other quality food products, including potato specialties, appetizers, green vegetables, desserts, pizzas, juices and beverages, oven meals and entrees. McCain Foods has manufacturing operations on six continents and employs more than 20,000 worldwide.