Growing Korean Fried Chicken Brand Partners with Leading Foodservice Cloud Platform to Drive Strategic Growth
Sep 22, 2022 11:45 CDT
CHICAGO, September 22, 2022 (Newswire.com)
ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), the leading foodservice cloud platform for supply chain intelligence, is proud to welcome Bonchon Korean Fried Chicken (“Bonchon”) to its network of over 275 chain operators across 105,000 restaurant locations, 1,300 distribution locations and 10,000 manufacturers.
Bonchon is a Dallas-based restaurant concept specializing in South Korean international fried chicken. Founded in 2002 in Busan, South Korea, Bonchon expanded to the U.S. in 2006 and currently operates over 115 restaurant locations across 24 states. Bonchon, a Korean word meaning “my hometown,” prides itself in sharing the joy of Korean comfort food around the world.
“This partnership will help to solve supply chain challenges and aim to support strategic growth initiatives more effectively,” said Jennifer Morgan, Vice President of Supply Chain & Chief Chicken Officer at Bonchon. “The connection we’re building with ArrowStream is a real opportunity to modernize our processes and run our business with supply chain data and intelligence; we’re excited to be partnering with a trusted leader in the foodservice industry.”
As Bonchon’s business continues to grow rapidly, ArrowStream’s platform will allow Bonchon to effectively manage its supply chain, even in a multi-distributor network. Bonchon will now be able to seamlessly manage its day-to-day and key activities, such as inventory, spend analytics and auditing, in a more efficient manner.
“Bonchon is a perfect fit for ArrowStream Central, and we’re delighted to welcome Bonchon,” said Jeff Dorr, President at ArrowStream. “The brand has been able to stick to the core mission of sharing its traditional Korean Fried Chicken around the world while successfully expanding its footprint. Bonchon’s growth has been impressive and we’re confident that providing actionable real-time visibility into its supply chain will accelerate that momentum.”
Bonchon is the latest foodservice operator to partner with ArrowStream, joining a growing list of customers, including IPC Subway, Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt, Shake Shack, FOCUS Brands and Brinker International, among others. ArrowStream’s solutions are developed specifically for the foodservice industry and provide its operator customers with a digital supply chain for purchasing, distribution and QA operation that enables them to manage food costs and ensure end-to-end visibility from stores to supplier inventory. The entire platform is powered by commodity intelligence to ensure supply chain teams are making the most informed purchasing decisions.
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ArrowStream, a Buyers Edge company, is the leading foodservice cloud platform for supply chain intelligence, with over 1,300 distribution locations, 10,000 manufacturers, and 275 leading brands across 105,000 restaurant locations tightly integrated into a single global network of applications and industry data. ArrowStream provides unparalleled levels of transparency, control, and actionable insight to mitigate risks, streamline operations, protect the brand, and optimize profitability. Find out more at arrowstream.com.