FOOD SAFETY SOFTWARE CASE STUDIES

  • Solution Helps Chocolate Manufacturer Build A Streamlined Factory

    Chocolates Valor S.A. produces high-quality chocolate bars, chocolates and snacks. The company invested in digitalization solutions for the production environment, in particular through Preactor APS, which is a family of products for production planning and programming that improves the synchronization of manufacturing processes and offers greater visibility and control. It showed an immediate return on investment.

  • Brand Spirits Leader Digitizes Business Operations With The SIMATIC IT Suite

    Gruppo Campari closed 26 acquisitions in the spirits industry in the past two decades to become the world’s sixth player, with over 50 premium and super-premium brands. With each acquisition, Gruppo Campari needs to integrate new products, plants and assets into its operations management systems. By 2012 they realized there was no standard workflow for document authoring and validation, and information was shared via email or phone. Using Siemens technology, Gruppo Campari has created a unified repository for all product specifications and increased the efficiency of product development and manufacturing processes.

  • Nutrien: Breaking Down Data Silos

    Nutrien is the world’s largest producer of potash and the second-largest producer of nitrogen fertilizer. Many of the company’s individual sites have been using PI System software for some time, but until recently, Nutrien had no enterprise-level system for handling data. By centralizing the flow of data through the company, Nutrien now has better coordination, anticipation, and insight into operations across the business.

  • Deschutes: Better Data For Better Beer

    Deschutes Brewery, the seventh largest craft brewery in the United States, had a problem. During the cooling phase of the brewing process, temperatures were spiking in a new class of fermenters, an anomaly that could potentially reduce capacity potential and affect the quality and flavor of their beers. Luckily, Deschutes had a secret weapon: the PI System.

  • How Tyson Foods Improved Plant Operations With OSIsoft

    Tyson Foods - realizing they were making decisions with no visibility into plant operations data - turned to real-time data management software to make data-driven decisions to boost yield and reduce waste.

  • Kellogg’s Uses Data To Transform Food Production Lines

    Kellogg's needed infrastructure upgrades to reduce recalls and meet more stringent regulations. Keep reading to learn how implementing a data analytics system helped meet these goals.

FOOD SAFETY SOFTWARE WHITE PAPERS & ARTICLES

  • Condition Monitoring In Consumer Products Plants

    Now is the time to start your IoT journey.  The trend toward digitalization of the world’s industrial plant facilities is already in motion and companies must get started quickly to remain profitable and competitive.  Now operators can connect, collect and analyze data from aging as well as leading infrastructures to immediately monitor machines in one centralized location.

  • Digitalization – Unlocking Unlimited Potential For Consumer Products Companies

    To get a product into consumers’ shopping baskets, companies must pay strict attention to everything from the recipes for their products and where materials are sourced, to working conditions and purpose driven marketing, all while introducing new consumer preferred products to the market faster than ever before.

  • Adapting To New Consumer Habits In The Wake Of Coronavirus

    As the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on industries across the globe, consumers are drastically changing their habits. The shakeup has been especially pronounced in the food sector, where in-person shopping is no longer being done as frequently and groceries are increasingly being ordered for delivery. Food producers are making aggressive changes to adapt to the new landscape. Remote monitoring and analytics provide the tools necessary to stay ahead of the curve.

  • Better Data-Management For Better Food Safety Compliance

    with each new release of the food safety standards, the auditing requirements become more stringent. Food processors don't just have to provide safe food, they have to prove that they can supply safe food. So how can a diligent food processor keep on top of the data that demonstrates their absolute commitment to food safety? This white paper looks at how the compilation and management of vital food safety data can be streamlined by the latest generation of data-management software.

  • Food Traceability: Preventing Food Fraud And Ineffective Product Recalls

    With today’s complex food supply chain tracing products effectively is more critical than ever for food safety and quality, and more challenging. However, the industry is struggling to find an effective traceability system that would keep up with high production speeds. Flexible and modular traceability technology can solve this problem and help food manufacturers improve their processes, supply chain efficiency, emergency recall plan, without becoming a burden for production efficiency.

  • Harnessing Data Will Be Key To Feeding Billions Of New People

    The numbers are staggering. In three decades, the global population is expected to grow to nearly 10 billion. Feeding all those people — which includes 3 billion or so added since 2010 — won’t be possible unless food and beverage producers embrace a variety of solutions in the march toward sustainability.

FOOD SAFETY SOFTWARE PRODUCTS

  • Globalization of the world’s food supply has made it cost-effective for manufacturers to buy ingredients from lower cost countries around the world—but at a high cost for consumers.

  • Meat and seafood processing is a complex business, whether you are processing and/or packaging products for retail sale, portion-ready cuts for hotel, restaurant, and institutional food service, or your products include fresh, chilled and frozen meat or seafood products, cured meats, fresh and cooked sausage, or canned meat preparations

  • Health-conscious consumers are changing the way they think about their food. Not only do they want high-quality ingredients. They also want assurance that the entire production process is safe and compliant with regulations. Not meeting these demands can harm brand values. Our solutions provide a holistic view into product and production information, including the full supply chain, and specifically address compliance management and the handling of complex change procedures.

  • TrackWise audit management software delivers audit management as an integrated component of its food safety solution. An audit management solution empowers food and beverage companies to improve quality, reduce costs and identify operational and compliance risks by managing the full audit lifecycle and helping to ensure that findings are resolved in a timely and effective manner.
  • JustFoodERP helps optimize business processes for companies that supply brand and private label candy for all classes of trade, including drug, grocery, mass merchandising, convenience, club and specialty.

  • Document your production and control your product inspection devices with data management software ProdX.

  • FoodLogiQ Connect is the leading software as a service food traceability solution that provides transparency & engagement across your entire food network.

  • Your suppliers are critical to your business. Are you putting practices in place that encourage performance, safety and the best product for your customers?

FOOD SAFETY SOFTWARE MULTIMEDIA

  • Digitalization changes the way consumer products are bought, consumed and evaluated. Watch this webinar to learn how centralizing lab and quality management allows companies to close the quality loop from idea to shelf. You will learn how to increase lab efficiency, reduce time to result, enhance real-time management and provide automated guidance to lab scientists.

  • This animation explains how companies can combat industry disruption from new, innovative companies and business models in the food and beverage industry by adopting the digital enterprise. It's no secret that companies like Amazon, Blue Apron, HelloFresh, and more are changing the way consumers and consumer packaged goods companies relate. This video shares how companies can become more innovative and agile to compete with these challengers through the value of digitalization, and provides an example of what a digital food and beverage company looks like.

  • CPG Manufacturers nowadays are facing huge challenges, let’s watch how an Advanced Planning & Scheduling (APS) solution can help them in facing those challenges.