Ellensburg, Wash. (PRWEB) July 10, 2012
Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc., a leading U.S. based exporter of hay and straw products, was recently named the Oracle Application User Group(OAUG) 2012 Innovator of the Year. Recognized for their use of mobile technology, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. proudly accepted the prestigious award.
Established in 1960, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. is a top producing, third generation, family owned and operated company. Specializing in hay export, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. is headquartered in Ellensburg, Washington with additional facilities throughout the Western United States. Proudly working with a network of family owned farms in the region, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. has an expansive grower base. Together they produce the highest quality Timothy Hay, Alfalfa Hay, Cattle Hay, Horse Hay and grass straw on the market today.
The world’s largest knowledgebase for Oracle Applications users, OAUG represents users of more than 65 Oracle Applications. As Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. has continued to grow, the leadership team has worked to leverage modern technology to streamline operations and improve productivity. In order to do so, they have applied Oracle technologies and become part of the OAUG community.
The OAUG Innovator of the Year award is designed to recognize a community member who has demonstrated an innovative use of the standard functionality of an Oracle application. The award was announced at the “Collaborative 12: Technology and Application Forum” held in Las Vegas, Nevada April 22-26. The annual event, hosted by OAUG, together with Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) and Quest International Users Group (Quest), was a great success.
As a proud member of Oracle technology and applications user’s community, the entire Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. family was overjoyed to accept the esteemed award. Recognized for their use of mobile devices to capture and transmit procurement contract information from the field; Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. was eager to share their success story with their peers. Once implemented, the system yielded improved data accuracy, improved speed of data collection, improved forecasting of supply and a near real-time cash flow forecast.
“We are honored and humbled by this recognition,” said Mark Anderson, CEO and president of Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. “Oracle technology has helped us reach new heights in virtually every area of our business. As a proud member of the Oracle community, I hope others are able to gain insights from our use of this exciting technology.”
Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. finds themselves in good company, previous OAUG Innovator of the Year award winners have included: Dell, AT&T and EMC Corp. With plans for further technological growth and exploration, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. hopes to continue to push the limits and leverage Oracle technologies in new and exciting ways. Watch for more exciting announcements as Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. continues to revolutionize the way agricultural industry does business. To learn more about Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. visit them online at http://www.anderson-hay.com or call 509-925-9818.
About Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc.
Founded by father and son Clarence and Ron Anderson in 1960, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. has remained a family owned operation for more than 50 years. A leading provider of hay and straw products, including Timothy Hay, Alfalfa Hay, Grass Straw, Cattle Hay and Horse Hay; Anderson is recognized as a top producer in the hay export industry. Headquartered in Ellensburg, Washington, Anderson has a presence throughout the Western United States, maintaining several facilities and working with a network of family owned farms throughout the region. A company built on family values, Anderson Hay & Grain Co., Inc. recognizes that the foundation of their business lies within their longstanding relationships with customers, growers, suppliers and employees. Visit http://www.anderson-hay.com to learn more.
About Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG)
Founded in 1990, the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG) is the world’s largest user knowledgebase for Oracle Applications users. The organization serves as an advocate to Oracle Corp. for companies worldwide and represents users of more than 65 Oracle Applications products including Oracle Fusion Applications, Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft Enterprise, Agile, Hyperion, Primavera, Oracle Communications, Siebel CRM and others. The organization serves more than 35 percent of the companies on the Fortune 100 list, representing a diverse group of Oracle Applications users, including: end users, service providers, hardware vendors and third-party software solution providers.