Shutterfly to Standardize Maintenance Processes with Accruent’s CMMS
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 27, 2018--Accruent, the world’s leading provider of physical resource management solutions, announced today that Shutterfly (NASDAQ: SFLY) has selected Accruent’s Maintenance Connection computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) to increase maintenance workflow efficiency, enhance asset intelligence and reporting capabilities, and improve parts tracking.
Founded in 1999, Shutterfly is a leading retailer and manufacturer of personalized products that connect families and friends through the sharing of memories and photos. Shutterfly has four manufacturing locations and ten offices that produce and distribute lasting keepsakes; award-winning photo books; custom stationery, including cards, announcements, and invitations; as well as unique home décor and photo gifts.
Previously, Shutterfly used a homegrown maintenance management system in combination with a parts tracking system. Shutterfly faced key challenges including inconsistent maintenance processes and reporting across their diverse sites, an inability to effectively track and share spare parts, and workflow inefficiencies. In addition, Shutterfly had a unique need for a triage queue to prioritize urgent maintenance requests and facilitate quick responses.
“The flexibility to configure Maintenance Connection to meet our unique workflows made it the right CMMS choice for us, and the Accruent team showed us how much we could expect to save by deploying it,” said David Bradford, Technical Manager, Shutterfly. “The mobile capability, reporting tools, preventive maintenance workflow, inventory management and asset documentation functionality were all key factors in our decision.”
Accruent’s Maintenance Connection software is a comprehensive CMMS that can help Shutterfly reduce touchpoints, improve reporting accuracy and consistency, and increase labor productivity. Maintenance Connection’s ease-of-use drives high adoption rates at all organizational levels supporting Shutterfly’s aggressive timeline for multi-site implementation.
“We are pleased to bring Shutterfly onto our EAM/CMMS platform,” said Andy Ruse, Vice President, Accruent. “Maintenance Connection can help Shutterfly increase production uptime and achieve accurate KPI visibility across multiple sites.”
Accruent is a global software company that helps organizations achieve superior performance by transforming how they manage their physical resources. Its innovative, industry-leading cloud-based software and services enable organizations to optimize all stages of real estate, facilities and asset management, from capital planning through to IoT-based monitoring and control. With a proven track record across two decades, Accruent has created the only integrated SaaS-based framework and reporting platform for full lifecycle physical resource management. More than 10,000 global customers depend on Accruent solutions to drive out hidden costs, extend asset lifecycles, protect their brands, ensure compliance and deliver on the missions of their organization. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Accruent serves a wide range of industries in more than 150 countries around the world.
Shutterfly, Inc. is the leading retailer and manufacturing platform for personalized products and communications. Founded in 1999, Shutterfly, Inc. has three divisions: Shutterfly Consumer, Lifetouch, and Shutterfly Business Solutions. Shutterfly Consumer and Lifetouch help consumers capture, preserve, and share life’s important moments through professional and personal photography, and personalized products. The Shutterfly brand brings photos to life in photo books, gifts, home décor, and cards and stationery. Lifetouch is the national leader in school photography, built on the enduring tradition of “Picture Day,” and also serves families through portrait studios and other partnerships. Additionally, Shutterfly Business Solutions delivers digital printing services that enable efficient and effective customer engagement through personalized communications. For more information about Shutterfly, Inc. (SFLY), visit www.shutterflyinc.com.
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