AFS Technologies is a provider of end-to-end, real-time business software solutions engineered specifically for the food and beverage industry. The company has over 750 customers, many of which have been clients for over 20 years. The company's mission is to become the number one provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, warehouse management systems (WMSs), and sales force automation (SFA) solutions to the mid-market segment of the industry. The company offers the AFS Advanced Enterprise Solutions Suite, a package of integrated software applications. The company offers a Windows-based, database-independent ERP system. AFS is meeting the challenges of the industry by investing over $15 million in research, development, and product improvement since 2003, resulting in a product suite using a service-oriented architecture (SOA) based on Web Services, and built on the Microsoft .NET framework 2.0. AFS also provides the PROFILE ShowCase, a source for food-service product information on the Web.