Top-level data exchange ensures better business operations

Pig farmers who supply animals to VION Farming have direct insight into the results of their operations through Farmingnet. Xplore Group is responsible for the support and functional expansion of the online reporting system. 

VION Food Group is a food company with a turnover of 4,7 billion euros and 11.500 employees. VION’s product offer consists of fresh pork and beef for the retail, food service and meat processing industries. The group operates slaughterhouses for pigs and cattle in the Netherlands and Germany.

VION Farming is VION Food Group’s supply organization in the Netherlands, managing the supply of pigs from the pig farmer to VION’s slaughterhouses. Farmingnet is VION Farming’s online information system, offering the pig farmer direct insight into the weight, muscle and fat quality of the animals supplied. In addition, the pig farmer receives extra information about the pigs’ health, allowing him to effectively benchmark his company’s performance.

Farmingnet’s continuous data exchange supports the optimization of the pig farmer’s business operations, raising the overall quality of production and product to a higher level.

Vion Farming
Vion Farming

Xploration

VION Farming was looking for a solution to streamline reporting about the pig supply process.

Our solution

An online tool, offering the pig farmer direct insight into the quality of the animals supplied.

Integration

  • Vaadin
  • Oracle database
  • Oracle WebLogic Application Server
  • Java
  • REST services

Result

Farmingnet offers insight into the quality of the animals supplied. The online tool allows the pig farmer to benchmark his company’s performance and to align his operational processes with VION Food Group’s specific needs.