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What is catch weight Management in food industry?

What is catch weight Management in food industry? In food manufacturing, some aspects of inventory management, sales, and distribution are easy to track and manage: In a case of 24 jars of mayonnaise, for example, where each jar contains 32 ounces of mayonnaise, a customer buying a case will get

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How to Check Lot Number Expiration Date
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Lot expiration date number: How to check it?

Lot expiration date number: How to check it? Product traceability requires the tracking of batch lot numbers. Batch and lot numbers are often used interchangeably to reference a category of similar products produced under the same conditions. Lot numbers facilitate tracking of the product and its ingredients. In turn, stakeholders

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Food Product Traceability - Complete Guide
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Top 3 ERP vendors for Food and Beverage industry

Top 3 ERP vendors for Food and Beverage industry Photo: Pixabay Need a software solution that can keep up with complex business challenges in the food industry? From the growing impact of uncertainties in global supply chains to food safety threats and tightening regulations, a run-of-the-mill inventory management system may

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Food product traceability and why is it so important?

Food product traceability and why it is so important? Photo: Pixabay With the global supply chain for food products getting increasingly complex, there are multiple concerns over food safety. When food safety incidents occur, it’s not only public safety that’s at stake but also business reputation and public relations. What’s

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What is Production Line Balancing?

Photo: Pixabay Line balancing is a flow-oriented production strategy for improving productivity and cost-efficiency in mass production processes. An optimal time frame is designated for the production of a particular product. Tasks are then equally distributed among workers and workstations to ensure that each operation in the line happens within

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What is the Food Safety Modernization Act Compliance?

Photo: Pixabay The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) refers to the food production and processing regulations that came into effect on June 4, 2011. FSMA aims to bolster the US food safety system through prevention, surveillance, and enhanced response and recovery. The act empowers the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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3 Challenges with Manufacturing Scheduling Software

Photo: Pixabay When properly programmed to do so, computers are especially good at calculating optimal solutions to problems that have lots of variables, rules, and constraints. The National Football League (NFL), for example, uses sophisticated software to determine each season’s game schedules, which is subject to a surprisingly large number

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How to Choose Lot Traceability Software

Photo: Pixabay Lot traceability is a compliance requirement of the Food Safety Modernization Act. Lot tracking enables food and beverage companies to be in good standing with all players in the supply chain, including retailers and consumers. It helps enhance your ability to monitor and quickly respond to defects and

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JD Edwards ERP Modules

Oracle’s JD Edwards is an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software that helps integrate and execute all business functions in one centralized dashboard. JD Edwards ERP modules range from supply chain management to sales, customer service, human resource management, and more. An ERP is a fully integrated application suite that combines

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