Food / Beverage

Software applications that streamline and automate 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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Rollagranola scales up with MRPeasy

Food distributors and retailers rightly demand the highest standards of their suppliers

Cheese supplier Eurilait enjoys bumper year using FuturMaster

FuturMaster supply chain planning software has halved waste and saved a significant value in the last year

The future of AI for the food and drink supply chain

The hype around AI has continued to soar during the beginning of 2019

Arthur D. Little Identifies New Approach to Innovation in Food and Beverage Sector

Viewpoint Paper: Can food and beverage leaders find their footing?

Prestage Foods Selects Cloud Logistics by E2open TMS to Increase Visibility Into Orders

Rapid deployment TMS offers cost-effective visibility and operational efficiency

Midsona Feeds an Appetite for Growth with Infor

Health Food and Personal Care Leader Standardises on Infor CloudSuite Food & Beverage as Part of Strategy to Double Size

The Food & Beverage Industry Increasingly Adopts IIoT to Enable End-to-end Traceability in the Supply Chain

Big Data Analytics and AI to find significant application opportunities with greater digitization of the industry, finds Frost & Sullivan

SYSPRO Again Named in Food Logistics’ 2018 FL100+

Leading Publication Recognizes SYSPRO for Helping Ensure a Safe, Efficient, and Reliable Global Food and Beverage Supply Chain

NiceLabel named the leading software and technology provider supporting global food and beverage supply chain

NiceLabel named one of the leading software and technology providers key to supporting the global food and beverage supply chain

LLamasoft Named to Food Logistics' 2018 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers

Company recognized for global commitment to food and beverage supply chain optimization

Coop leads the way with allergen food safety labelling with NiceLabel

Swiss food manufacturer Coop has selected NiceLabel to help it streamline and improve its labelling processes at its factories and in-store bakeries.

Caternet And Ten Kites Partner To Deliver Multi-Channel Deployment Of Allergen Compliant Recipes And Menus

Caternet’s ‘live’ recipe technology combines with Ten Kites’ recipe and menu-publishing platform to improve accuracy and mitigate risk in ‘one click’

Top Tips To Help Food And Drink Wholesalers Reduce Waste

The issue of sustainability is once again a hot topic thanks to last year’s Blue Planet 2

62% of wholesalers missing out on digital marketing opportunities

BCP invited their clients to take part in a survey to determine how wholesalers engage with digital marketing

Can ocean freight deliver demand for higher quality perishable products?

Shippers will call on carriers at the 10th Cool Logistics Conference & Exhibition in Antwerp this October to work with them for better solutions

Top tips to help food and drink wholesalers reduce waste

The issue of sustainability is once again a hot topic thanks to last year’s Blue Planet 2.

Simply Ingredients sifts through competition to choose Fullers Logistics

Fullers Logistics has announced today that it is providing multi-channel fulfilment and warehouse services to Simply Ingredients

Omnitude Partners with Absolute Taste to Ensure Quality of Catering Produce

Omnitude partners with top-tier catering and events company Absolute Taste

Ecommerce helps wholesalers rise to the occasion

Our latest quarterly analysis of ecommerce growth in the wholesale sector reveals the strongest growth yet!

Udea selects Vanderlande to supply omni-channel ADAPTO solution

Vanderlande has signed a contract with Dutch organic food retailer Udea to deliver a state-of-the-art, goods-to-person ADAPTO solution.

Intersnack Signs €Multi-Million Cloud Deal with Infor

The Intersnack Group, owner of KP Snacks Selects Infor to Support Digital Transformation and Wholesale Move to the Cloud in Landmark Contract

Kuebix’s Daniel Padilla Named 2018 Food Logistics Champion

Hands-on Experience and Strategic Vision Drive Cost Reductions and Quality Improvements in Customers’ Supply Chains

Marks and Spencer selects Zetes to transform food supply chain operations

Marks and Spencer (M&S) has selected Zetes to help transform visibility and fulfilment across its fresh food supply chain.

BA Systèmes announces the launching of a new high performance AGV

BA Systèmes is launching a new AGV dedicated to high production rates environments.

Digital transformation – it’s not just for alien robots!

BCP has published a white paper on digital transformation to help wholesalers overcome the challenges which may be holding them back.

Bis Henderson Academy helps NFT take early advantage of Apprenticeship Levy

Bis Henderson Academy has completed the first phase of a major initiative to help leading chilled foods logistics services provider, NFT,

Bicafé improve customer service and boost sales performance with field service solution

A flexible field service solution with a powerful, easy to adapt product catalogue helped coffee company Bicafé to expand its international business

MULTIVAC's X-line receives the Gold International FoodTec Award 2018

The X-line, a new generation of thermoforming packaging machines, has been given the Gold International FoodTec Award 2018.

Nutreco Creates Recipe for Transformation with Infor

Animal Nutrition and Aquafeed Leader Embraces Digital to Boost Farmers’ Productivity and Deliver New Business Model

Fullers Logistics has finger on the pulse for Katsouris Brothers

Fullers Logistics has announced today that it is providing fulfilment and warehousing services to Katsouris Brothers Ltd.

Kuebix Selected for Food Logistics Technology Award

Improved Visibility, Track & Trace, Optimized Freight Spend Give Clients Competitive Advantage

NiceLabel named one of the leading software and technology providers

NiceLabel has been named to the FL 100+, Food Logistics magazine’s annual list of the top 100-plus software and technology providers

Quintiq named to Food Logistics’ 2017 Top Software and Technology Providers List

Quintiq announced today that it has been named to Food Logistics’ 2017 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list

E-commerce platform to help customers fish for online deals

National fish and chip and fast food wholesaler T.Quality have invested in BCP’s Oporteo e-commerce platform to develop an omni-channel strategy

Food Products Should Be Labeled for Cross-Border Sales

In the present age of high-speed shipping and omnipresent e-commerce, all categories of products have entered the international market.

Paragon Software Systems Provides Expertise on Cold Chain Logistics at Upcoming Food Logistics Webinar

Cold Chain Organizations Must Reduce Transportation Costs to Free up Funds for Regulatory Investments and to Reduce Cost to Serve

Leading meat-processing plant in Moscow region installs TSC printers for product marking

A meat processing plant outside of Moscow was in need of a full-scale technology makeover given the wide range of products being processed

California Citrus Giant Chooses LINKFRESH

LINKFRESH Inc announced that CA based Citrus grower, Fillmore-Piru Citrus Association, has selected the LINKFRESH ERP software suite

How Can BCP’S “Oporteo” Help Make Health Easy?

Tree of Life is convinced that it can. They have chosen BCP’s “Oporteo” to promote their sales of natural and organic products

KK Fine Foods Selects Truecommerce’s Edi Managed Service To Meet Its Customers’ Edi Requirements

KK Fine Foods Selects Truecommerce’s Edi Managed Service To Meet Its Customers’ Edi Requirements

OGM Obstgrossmarkt Mittelbaden eG Fresh Fruit Labeling and Duplication of Barcodes

Every day fruit growers in the region deliver fresh products to the producer’s cooperative

BCP’s Oporteo Set to Help Cheese Specialists Achieve Their Number One Aim

Cheese+ has selected BCP’s “Oporteo” for its unique benefits and contemporary approach to ecommerce

Vice President Named ‘Rock Star of the Supply Chain’ for Work with Fresh Logistics Clients

Vice President of Consumer Product Solutions Rick Zaffarano was named a 2017 Food Logistics Champion

Auricchio Invests in Infor M3 to Underpin Global Expansion

Italian Cheese Manufacturer Set to Boost Planning, Analytics and Achieve Consistency Across the Group with Infor’s Industry-Specific Platform

Infor Brews Better Business Processes for Fuller's

Brewer and Estate Operator Set to Deploy Infor CloudSuite Food & Beverage

Explosive growth of “Weigh and Pay” facilitated by BCP

Natural Healthy Foods has selected BCP to implement their Momentum Epos Solution with integrated scales in their new Vegan Café in Birmingham

The Henderson Group goes live with TranSend ePOD on Zebra TC55 devices

The Henderson Group to optimise delivery efficiency to 400 SPAR and ViVO stores and the catering industry across Northern Ireland

WHSmith Travel to Implement RELEX’s Supply Chain Optimisation Technology

WHSmith Travel aims to increase availability and better manage waste through improved stock forecasting and replenishment with RELEX Solutions

Direct Wines Better Predicts Customer Demand with Infor

Leading Wine Merchant Implements Cloud Applications to Align Marketing, Merchandising and Supply Chain Operations

Laying the Foundation for Advanced Supply Chain Planning Capabilities in the Food and Beverage Industry

As a former Director of Supply Chain Management for a large multi-channel food manufacturer I experienced first-hand the variety of challenging problems

Discuss Private Label Food Quality and Safety with Trace One at the Food Safety Congress

Trace One will be attending the 9th Food Safety Congress organised by the Management Forum in Berlin from 21-22nd February at the nhow hotel.

Rocket helps Arla Foods UK to reduce delivery timeframe for new warehouse management systems

Proven implementation methodology developed by SAP supply chain and digital transformation specialist enables rapid roll out of EWM to distribution centres in Leeds and Bristol

Iceland Extends Its Commitment To Renault Trucks

Iceland Foods has ordered an additional 79 Range T tractor units and appointed two Renault Trucks approved dealers to run its Vehicle Maintenance Units (VMUs) in Enfield and Swindon.

'Maisons et Domaines Henriot' Chooses Infor M3

Family-owned Winery Group Deploys Common, Centralised Management Tool to Unify all Entities

14 Degrees Quenches Thirst for Growth with Manhattan Associates

Successful implementation of Manhattan’s warehouse and distribution management solution Manhattan SCALE™.

Microlise Wins Bake Off at Roberts Bakery

Following a competitive tender, the Microlise transport management solution has been deployed by Roberts Bakery

NiceLabel supporting the global food and beverage supply chain

NiceLabel has been chosen to the FL 100+, Food Logistics magazine’s annual list of the top 100-plus software and technology providers to the food and beverage industry.

Cooper Software Extends Link-Up With Pet Food Manufacturer

Technology consultancy Cooper Software is to extend its ERP solution with pet food manufacturer, Butcher’s Pet Care.

InfinityQS Champions Benefits of Food Standard Regulations

Seven critical tools which will not only support food safety, prevention and traceability practices but also drive higher levels of manufacturing productivity and quality across supply chains

Quintiq and the World Food Programme: Working together towards a world with zero hunger

Quintiq, a Dassault Systèmes company and global leader in supply chain planning and optimization (SCP&O), and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today a partnership with the objective of optimizing WFP’s humanitarian supply chain worldwide.

“Poor Traceability Will Block Future Routes To Market,” Says ERP Expert

Failure to invest in product traceability software could seriously damage suppliers’ business models and block their routes to major markets, according to enterprise resource planning expert LINKFRESH.

ERP System Delivers Enhancements To Whole Foods Giant

Systems integration specialist, Cooper Software, has delivered a data integration solution to leading whole food supplier,

Meira Drinks to Better Demand and Factory Management with Infor

Infor M3 and Infor Demand Planning Set to Help Coffee and Spice Leader Grow

ARYZTA Food Solutions Cooks Up Fleet Performance and Delivery Improvements

ARYZTA Food Solutions UK, a global food business with a leadership position in speciality bakery products, has deployed fleet performance and journey management solutions from transport management solution provider Microlise across its entire UK fleet of 105 vehicles.

Bakers AS Standardizes on Infor

Infor M3 ERP Set to Help Improve Productivity and Cut Waste at Norway’s Largest Bakery Group

Weetabix chooses Kewill to outsource supply chain ecommerce

Simplifies document transactions with integrated trading partner communications solution

Advanced’s software hits the sweet spot with Bon Bons

Hand packer of luxury confectionery selects Advanced following dramatic growth

Coca-Cola speeds up loading process thanks to Zetes' scanning system on forklifts

In order to gear the loading process to the accelerated warehouse processes, Zetes designed a new scanning system on Coca-Cola's forklifts in Dongen. Zetes also advised on the design of the forklift attachments together with the company Durwen.

Snapfulfil Award Winners Again in 2015

We are delighted to announce that Snapfulfil has picked up another two gongs at this year’s Logistics Business IT Awards.

Middle East sale for BCP’s Accord

Supply chain software specialist BCP is delighted to welcome Middle East wholesaler, Inter-Food Imports, as the latest overseas client for its Accord® Foodservice solution.

Infor Announces Infor CloudSuiteTM Retail

Co-innovating with Leading Retailers including Whole Foods Market, Infor is Building a Cloud-Based Retail Application Suite Designed for 21st Century Retailing

LCP Expands End-to-End Supply Chain Expertise with Appointment of Leading FMCG and Foodservice Expert

LCP Consulting, the leading specialist in customer-driven supply chain and business operations consultancy - has appointed Richard Walters as Partner in the firm’s Manufacturing practice.

Indus Foods chalks up a first with BCP’s Accord® Voice WMS

Indus Foods of Birmingham are breaking new ground by investing in a 10 user Accord® Voice Warehouse Management System (WMS) from IT software specialist Business Computer Projects Ltd (BCP) for its 30,000 sq ft distribution centre.

Creed Foodservice boosts performance with Accord® Voice WMS

Foodservice distributor Creed Foodservice is realising major performance improvements following a £175,000 investment in Accord® Voice Directed WMS from supply chain software and warehouse management systems specialist BCP (Business Computer Projects Ltd).

Topcon acquires Digistar/ RDS

Topcon Positioning Group has acquired Digi-Star, a Fort Atkinson, Wis.-based global leader in agricultural solutions involving weight sensors and control systems for feeding, planting, fertilizer, and harvest equipment manufacturers.

Hovis Transport Operations Signs New Deal with Microlise

Hovis, the baking and flour milling business jointly owned by The Gores Group and Premier Foods plc, has signed a multi-year deal with telematics platform provider Microlise.

Paragon Software Systems Helps Noble Foods Deliver 72 Million Eggs A Week

Strategic Modeling of Distribution Operation Reduces Empty Miles

Simplify your Yard Management with YardMap from The Config Team

Lancashire-based SAP Logistics specialist The Config Team has helped a leading UK food manufacturer to transform yard management at one of its main distribution centres with the implementation of its new YardMap interface

Marco Beverage Systems Selects Epicor ERP to Support Global Expansion

Manufacturer Catering to the Food and Beverage Industry Chooses Epicor to Boost Its Growing Export Market

Yellow Tail Winemaker Raises Glass to Manhattan Supply Chain Commerce Solutions

Manhattan Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: MANH) today announced that Australia-based beverages distributor Casella Family Brands, known internationally for its Yellow Tail wine range, has completed a successful implementation of Manhattan’s Supply Chain Commerce Solutions.

Crimson & Co to recognise and reward supply chain excellence within the drinks industry

Global supply chain consultancy, Crimson & Co sponsor new category at 12th annual Drinks Business Awards

Total Produce Nordic Harvests Growth Opportunities With Infor

Fresh Produce Leader Invests in Infor M3 to Achieve Cross-Border Visibility and Enhance Decision-Making

‘Walking lunches’ boost employee wellbeing for international consultancy

Swapping working lunches for walking lunches, holding conferences calls whilst stepping on the spot, and walking the longest route to the shop have all contributed to boosting employee wellbeing and raising over £13,000 for charity at one international consultancy company.

Kestrel swoops down on new deal with Seven Telematics

As a regular user of the Transcan 2 data logging system from Seven Telematics in its refrigerated delivery fleet, Kestrel Temperature Controlled Services has now upgraded the fleet to incorporate Seven Eye Cool Track remote monitoring system as standard fitment.

LINKFRESH ERP continues to grow with new farming enhancements

Latest release of LINKFRESH on the Microsoft Dynamics® NAV platform also includes further improvements to warehouse mobility and production touch-screen services.

OMSCo Boosts Finance Productivity and Enhances Decision-Making with Opera 3

Major Farming Cooperative Set to Streamline Processes and Improve Reporting with Pegasus Software

CFC Food Partners improves efficiency with BCP’s Accord®

“It was as if the system had been designed especially for us. Its rationale and functionality just mirrored our business model.”

Best-of-Breed Contract Packaging System Leveraged for Safe Quality Food Standards

Nulogy solution powers contract packaging operations at West Pack Industries to support SQF certification

UK’s Largest Independent Fresh Produce Organisation Selects LINKFRESH on Microsoft Dynamics AX and Hitachi Solutions

LINKFRESH and Hitachi Solutions join forces to deliver LINKFRESH ERP on the Microsoft Dynamics AX platform to The Fresca Group. The solution is expected to deliver major benefits across the business including in finance, operations and commercial.

CSfD and Bidvest 3663 in partnership to develop ‘industry standard’ software

A software designer and foodservice provider have teamed-up to develop a ‘state of the art’ management software package that will improve distribution and customer service in the wider supply chain industry.

Nulogy Receives Food Logistics FL100 Award for Improving 3PL Value-Added Services

Contract packaging software provider enables the 3PL market with real-time visibility and traceability in their packaging operations

C3 Solutions’ Dock Scheduling and Yard Management Solutions Recognized as Food Logistics Top 100+

C3 Solutions, a provider of software solutions dedicated to the area of yard management and dock scheduling, is proud to announce that it has been selected by Food Logistics as one of the Top 100+ software and technology providers.

Efficient EMCS processing at Premium Warehousing with AEB’s EMCS||XPRESS

No shipping delays for Carlsberg UK’s beer, wine and spirit deliveries

NiceLabel selected among 100 leading software and technology providers key to supporting the global food and beverage supply chain

NiceLabel has been chosen to the FL 100+, Food Logistics magazine’s annual list of the top 100-plus software and technology providers to the food and beverage industry. The goal of the list is to ultimately serve as a resource guide for the stakeholders in the global food and beverage supply chain.

Maxatec PDA keeps beer on tap for SPAsoft customers

Brewing industry solutions company SPAsoft has selected the Arbor Gladius 5 rugged handheld from Maxatec for mobilising its Brewery Management System (BMS).

Columbus helps bridge IT skills gap as graduate scheme nears five years

An international consultancy company is helping to develop the next generation of IT staff, not just in the UK but globally, as its unique graduate programme nears its fifth anniversary.

SATO Strengthens Print Engine Lineup, Delivering Exceptional Throughput and Incomparably Easy Operation

S84-ex and S86-ex Maximize Productivity for Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health and Beauty, Retail and Logistics Industries

Infor Unveils Cloud Offering Industry-Tailored for Food And Beverage

Infor CloudSuite™ Food & Beverage Provides Industry Functionality and Lower Total Cost of Ownership

Columbus on track to smash another global target

International consultancy companyColumbus is embarking on an ambitious project to virtually walk around the world and visit each one of its global customers without even crossing the border.

Prinir Grows with Infor

Israeli Agricultural Leader Implements Infor Food & Beverage Suite to Improve Supply Chain Visibility and Enhance Demand Forecasting

How to Leverage GS1 Standards for Business Benefits in the Food Supply Chain

GS1 Director of Implementation Services, Michelle Southall will be presenting a webinar, which will be hosted on 10/21 at 1pm EDT. Then free one hour webinar offers insights regarding most recent best practices for GS1 standards-based solutions in the food & beverage industry.

James Hall chooses Accord® for new business acquisitions

James Hall now has three different businesses, each with differing business models, operating on a single integrated platform and network, managed and supported centrally

Citizen and NiceLabel help food companies hit allergy label deadline

Citizen Systems Europe and NiceLabel have teamed up to help food and beverage manufacturers comply with EU Food Labelling Regulation 1169/2011.