Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Food Processing Software

Food & Beverage manufacture involves a total sequence of food operations, including the growth and selection of raw materials, harvesting, processing, preservation, and distribution. These goods are then sold mainly to the retail or hospitality sectors, which then sell to end consumers through shops, supermarkets, restaurants, bars, etc. In general, the aim of all food manufacturing operations is to extend the availability of seasonal crops to year-round use. Food manufacturing is not solely involved with the preservation of food but is also concerned with the addition of additives such as flavours, colouring agents, preservatives, texturising agents and the final operation is packaging. Supply Chain software for the Food and Beverage industries enables streamlining and automating business processes throughout the supply chain to improve planning, optimise inventory levels, reduce costs, and respond quickly to changes in customer and supplier demand.

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Swisslog receives order from Coca-Cola Amatil to build new Distribution Center in Auckland

Coca-Cola Amatil, Coca-Cola's bottler in Asia-Pacific, has commissioned Swisslog as prime contractor for the planning and realization of an automated distribution center in New Zealand.

GEN2 RFID LABELS PRICE CUT TO 12.9p BY SATO

GEN2 RFID LABELS PRICE CUT TO 12.9p BY SATO

SATO UK has cut the price of self-adhesive EPC RFID tags after commissioning a brand new RFID label manufacturing line.

Food industry chooses Consafe Logistics

Dagab is modernizing its DC in Backa, Gothenburg. The company has chosen Consafe Logistics as a system supplier and SattStore WMS will control all automation in the warehouse. The system is planned to go on-line in summer 2006.

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