How the ‘evening economy’ is bringing about a significant change in the food and beverage supply chain and the products available. Healthy and more adventurous eating are becoming the norm. More and more of us are now eating fresh products cooked with an ever-increasing range of fresh ingredients, herbs and spices. But with the working…
Posts by Colin Elkins
Global Industry Director for Process Manufacturing
Colin Elkins is the Global Industry Director for Process Manufacturing at IFS, with over 20 years’ experience in ERP software solutions for process industries. Colin has been a professional consultant and senior pre-sales consultant for much of this time and has extensive knowledge of the business issues and requirements faced by process manufacturers. This covers many industry sectors, specifically Food and Beverage, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals and Mills and Metals. He is a key member of the IFS Product Directions Board and plays an instrumental role in the decisions regarding IFS product strategy. Colin completed a Mechanical Engineering apprentice and holds a BSC degree in Production Technology and Management with a further endorsement in Metallurgy. He has held senior positions within a large engineering company of Works Manager, Production Director and Worldwide Group Systems Manager.