Software for Food & Beverage Manufacturers
i21 for food manufacturers focuses on production and inventory management with lot tracking and quality management. With one click, in real time, you can get tracking and quality information for any lot.
Ensure consistent quality results.
Elegant blend sheet creation and delivery mechanism results in improved communication to the floor.
i21 has a flexible unit of measure configuration.
Ensure quality, prevent errors, and improve communication.
Use constraints-based limited capacity schedules to improve your production line efficiencies. Innovative scheduling methods save money, reduce downtime and change-overs.
Matching production requirements with on-hand inventory helps create the optimal production plan. Visual scheduling screens allow you to quickly identify the status of your production line at any point in time.
Automate your quality control initiatives and establish quality parameters for raw material and finished goods germane to your business. Maintain testing rules and acceptable ranges for each test. Adapt your quality initiatives to suit your needs for regulatory compliance and avoid manually tracking quality data.
Execute established blends or permit authorized users to vary combinations according to raw material quality characteristics. Centralize blend control across multiple plants or release control to the individual plant level. Manage blending strategies based on raw material quality, cost, and expiration.
Flexibility and control to insert quality checks anywhere in the production process – whether upon arrival, WIP, or finished goods. Prevent the use of materials until an authorized user approves the quality. Capture yield at the run level, helping to immediately identify and correct process issues that impact throughput and cost.
Quickly and easily track down substandard or contaminated batches. Promptly zero into all components of a finished good product run. Ability to peer into all the finished goods produced from a particular lot.
Easy to oversee the organization and manage by exception. Logs all transactions and actions impacting inventory, including the end of shift data, making this information available on demand. Full audit trail of control recipe release. Identify precise components of any product produced on any day. Flexible reporting of production results, inventory, quality and more.
Work in process
Have transparency to your WIP inventory. Easy to capture/view quality information by batch improving the consistency of quality.
Ability to capture critical traceability and regulatory information in addition to cost and quantities. Track raw materials and warehouse location using bar codes, resulting in less time spent locating inventory in the warehouse and greater inventory accuracy.
Automatically update finished goods upon quality release, providing immediate access to sellable inventory. Relieves raw material inventory giving confidence that you have the right materials on-hand to fulfill orders.