In order to manage affordably and comfortably the information of the complex business model of a chili processor and exporter, a Dutch ICT company custom built one of the most advanced supplier management systems existing. Since then it has constantly been further improved to meet new requirements for the highly demanding export market for the chili business. Because of the inclusive business agenda of the company, the system is built to meet the requirements of supplier management at low transaction costs and to function in remote, underdeveloped areas.
In 2014, eProd was piloted successfully for various sectors and business models. Since March 2015 it has been commercially available through the Kenyan based company eProd Solutions Ltd.