FEDA Tech Committee Takes Deep Dive Into Data Initiatives

By Kent Hamaker posted 07-16-2019 09:31

July 8, 2019

FEDA’s Industry Technology Committee, composed of distributors and dealers, manufacturers, service reps, and sales rep partners, met last month to discuss data initiatives recommendations proposed in a new FEDA member assessment report.

The committee discussed data standardization between the groups and agreed to look at how various types of data might be addressed through a standardization process, how ERP systems would be considered, what the short and long-term cost to companies would be, and whether using a pilot group to test initial steps might be helpful. The group will work with AutoQuotes and DATAgility to review this information in the next several months to develop recommendations for FEDA. The committee is co-chaired by Brad Pierce, Restaurant Equipment World, and Eric Ellingson, Bargreen-Ellingson. Its members include:

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