The key to building resilience is a strong, data-driven foundation for business operations that integrates supplier management with inventory management and more.
Icicle ERP creator Steven Burton was featured in FoodinCanada on the topic of lab grown meat and food safety. Burton affirms that there’s no question that lab grown meat presents truly exciting opportunities for innovation in the food industry. The ethical and environmental implications look promising if not groundbreaking. Issues around cost, production time, social stigma, and more are all being debated as the products get closer and closer to hitting grocery stores and restaurants. But what about the food safety implications?
GS1 barcodes offer up an incredible opportunity for complete supply chain traceability and the seamless flow of inventory between facilities, companies, and countries. Icicle ERP helps you leverage this standard to improve your food traceability systems.
Icicle was recently featured in an extended article in Automation World Magazine by ProFood World’s editor-in-chief, Aaron Hand. The article, which was also profiled in Automation World’s Take Five video series and published in ProFood World, covered the outstanding data harnessing capabilities of the Icicle food ERP system for plant-based food manufacturer TMRW Foods.
Launching into 2022 at full speed, we’ve put together a selection of new Icicle ERP software features from the last few months! Take note of our brand new Help Widget, now available in multiple sections of Icicle and growing all the time. We also introduced automatic currency conversions, a new projected costing pane, support for Traditional Chinese characters, and more.
Icicle ERP has been honored for its ability to ensure a safe, efficient, and reliable global cold food and beverage supply chain by Food Logistics' Top Software & Technology Providers Award.
Hayter’s Farm is a third-generation family business in Dashwood, Ontario that raises and processes turkeys all on one site. They are also one of Icicle’s early users, signing up just five months after Icicle launched in 2013. Icicle has expanded far beyond a food safety application since then and HACCP Coordinator Dave Maguire and his team have worked with us every step along the way.
We sat down with Big Mountain’s plant manager and project manager, Patrick O’Sullivan, to talk about their company’s exciting growth in the booming plant-based market.
In this issue of New Features, we begin with new Icicle accounting features and a preview for exciting future developments in Icicle’s ERP financial reporting! We’ve also released some traceability and inventory management features, such as automatic lot code formatting and the ability to see planned production in inventory management as well as costing during inventory reconciliation.