CHICAGO, November 17, 2020 — ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), the leader in end-to-end supply chain management software for the foodservice industry, announced Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers (“Raising Cane’s”) renewed its partnership with ArrowStream to continue to drive their growth vision. Raising Cane’s is among a network of over 200 chain restaurant operators, 1,000 DC locations and 7,500 foodservice suppliers that use ArrowStream solutions.
Founded by Todd Graves in 1996 in Baton Rouge, LA, Raising Cane’s has over 500 restaurants and adding more, in 27 states and multiple countries. The company is continually recognized for its unique business model and customer satisfaction. Raising Cane’s vision is to have restaurants all over the world and be the brand for quality chicken finger meals, a great crew, cool culture and active community involvement.
Raising Cane’s will continue to use ArrowStream’s Contract Price Auditing and Supply Chain Visibility solutions which enable their supply chain team to better manage off-contract spending, reduce food spend, manage their inventory in real-time, identify supplier consolidation opportunities and eliminate invoicing discrepancies.
“We have been able to overcome supply chain operation challenges with ArrowStream, especially this year during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Mitch Plesha, Senior Director of Distribution at Raising Cane’s. “They are, and continue to be, a crucial partner for us to grow our business while exceeding our customers’ expectations on quality products and service.”
Inventory management has been particularly challenging for restaurant chains during the pandemic, but with ArrowStream, Raising Cane’s is able to easily access the supply chain data and insights needed to pivot quickly and react to the changing environment.
“We’re elated to continue our partnership with such an innovative brand,” said Nick Hegedus, Account Manager at ArrowStream. “The Raising Cane’s supply chain team has been a great partner and we look forward to continuing to help them mitigate the risks to their organization and optimize their profitability.”
Raising Cane’s is among a growing network of operator customers including Independent Purchasing Cooperative (IPC Subway®), Shake Shack, Inspire Brands and QDOBA Mexican Eats, among others. ArrowStream’s solutions are developed specifically for the foodservice industry and also provide its operator customers help in finding suppliers and saving costs through strategic sourcing, maintaining supply chain quality compliance and avoiding food safety issues, as well as access to commodity intelligence to ensure supply chain teams are making the most informed purchasing decisions.
For restaurant chain operators who want to learn more, contact ArrowStream’s expert team.
Headquartered in Chicago, IL, and founded in 2000, ArrowStream is a foodservice supply chain technology company that helps clients capitalize on data to improve their business. Our innovative solutions address both supply chain management and inbound logistics, optimizing industry and customer data to provide unprecedented levels of transparency, control and actionable insight. We serve hundreds of chain restaurant operators, distributors and suppliers with a single platform that optimizes supply chain efficiency, enhances sourcing programs and improves food quality and collaboration with partners. For more information, visit www.arrowstream.com.
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