SCA Technologies to Sponsor National Restaurant Association’s Supply Chain Management Executive Study Group

Leading Provider of Sourcing and Supply Chain Solutions for Restaurants to Share Best Practices October 27-28 in Orlando

PITTSBURGH, PA (September 23, 2015) – SCA Technologies, the leading provider of category sourcing and margin management solutions, will sponsor the National Restaurant Association’s Supply Chain Management (SCM) Executive Study Group fall meeting October 27-28, 2015. This event will be held in Orlando, Fla., bringing together experienced restaurant industry professionals and cutting-edge ideas. Participation in the event remains open, and registration can be secured by visiting the website of the National Restaurant Association, which is the largest food service trade association in the world, supporting nearly 500,000 restaurant businesses.

The goal of the SCM Executive Study Group is to provide a forum for mutual exchange of information related to supply chain management best practices and applications for the restaurant, food service and hospitality industries. As a sponsor, SCA Technologies will outline best practices and next-generation solutions for sourcing, supply chain and procurement orchestration, and provide insights into the complex challenges facing restaurant chains.

Dedicated to supply chain issues in the restaurant industry, the NRA’s SCM Executive Study Group offers an unparalleled chance to learn from peers. The event includes sessions focused on commodity buying strategies, food safety and cost management, which are among SCA Technologies’ core focus areas of the restaurant industry. “We are excited to welcome supply chain, finance and sourcing executives from across the industry to discuss best practices that can contribute directly to a company’s profitability,” said John Lehmann, Director of Member Engagement Programs for the National Restaurant Association.

“Sharing our experiences and best practices at the NRA’s SCM Executive Study Group this fall presents a great opportunity for SCA Technologies to show food service companies how they can to strengthen their partnerships with suppliers and franchisees, build scalability in performance, improve margins and boost market share,” said Samarth Sarthi, CEO of SCA Technologies. “We’re excited to share how to overcome today’s industry challenges and attain growth by more accurately projecting food and paper costs, optimizing sourcing and supply planning, and better managing margins.”

About SCA Technologies

SCA Technologies provides next-generation sourcing and supply chain solutions that help food industry leaders maximize profits by better managing market, supply and demand volatility. Supply chain, procurement, and finance professionals use the integrated approach of SCA Planner™ to make better decisions for billions of dollars in category spend each year. With this increased visibility, companies can evaluate market alternatives in a coordinated manner and respond quickly to changes, leading to an average reduction in the cost of goods sold by 3-5 percent on an annual basis. Learn more about our innovative, cloud-based solutions for the extended value chain at . Technologies