Author: SHadmin

October 10, 2014

Formula Control Scale System

It was on 21 September 1904 when two brothers, Hendrik A and Bernardus J Bakels, registered the first Bakels Company in Amsterdam. Over 100 years later, The Bakels Group operates 18 manufacturing sites based on all five continents. These sites produce a wide range of …

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October 9, 2014

Dealing with Difficult Traceability? ‘Invest or Spend’ Analysis

In modern times, it’s difficult to find a bakery or food production facility which hasn’t already invested financially in some kind of traceability process (to enable the tracking and tracing of ingredients used within their processes). However, do any methods provide a return on investment …

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October 9, 2014

MES – Manufacturing Execution Systems Software

Improve product quality while driving down costs, with Matrix Controls Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Software. Integrated with most ERP business processes, Matrix Controls creates the ideal conditions for high-quality and efficient manufacturing, increased reliability, and full production floor product traceability. What is Manufacturing Execution System …

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October 8, 2014

Bakery Traceability Software at Northeast Foods

Leading US McDonalds Supplier, Automatic Rolls of (Baltimore and New England facilities) invests in Matrix Bakery Traceability Software System from Matrix Controls LLC. In the early 1960’s, John Paterakis (NE Foods) and Ray Kroc (McDonalds) shook hands. This simple act between two business visionaries was …

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October 8, 2014

Paperless Lot Trace at Original Bagel

Original Bagel achieves Paperless Lot Trace by installing the ‘Matrix’ Formula Control & Paperless Lot Trace Solution from Matrix Controls LLC Strategically located 20 miles west of Manhattan in West Caldwell, New Jersey; Original Bagel Company is one of the leading wholesale bakeries in North America …

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October 6, 2014

Traceability for Sausage Manufacturing

Traceability is critical in the North American sausage manufacturing marketplace.  Retailers expect accurate, less paper based traceability and consumers have matured to expect robust systems for tracking and tracing ingredients through the manufacturing and rework process.  As more rigorous traceability requirements are mandated by Regulatory Bodies …

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October 6, 2014

Traceability – The Rising Challenge for Bakers

The history of bread baking can be traced back to the stone age period at least 30,000 years ago.  The Roman Empire is credited with creating the earliest known commercial baking processes in 300 BC.  To be a baker was an important job and a highly …

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