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May 26, 2015

Statistical Process Control (SPC)

With a climate of ever influential social media, unhappy clients are able to instantly share their displeasure around the globe with a simple mouse click. Ensuring every product that you release into the market place is the very best you can achieve is becoming more …

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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 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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