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Digitally Transform your Food Manufacturing Business from Design to Logistics Management

Food Manufacturing Solution

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Business Central

How Food Manufacturing Solution Helps

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Manage R&D for Faster Time-to-Market

Apply flexibility and provide insight to manage recipes throughout the product development with revision auditing. Know what ingredients are included in each order with robust batch and lot tracking. Provide non-allowed items for recipe-management without links to items/vendors and G/L

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Optimize Supply Chain Efficiency

Meet company goals for ingredient and raw material sourcing. Purchase more strategically with an eye on seasonality. Improve forecast accuracy for just-in-time production. Enhance materials and inventory management to maximize shelf life and reduce waste.

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Streamline Production Management

Manage bottlenecks and keep up with seasonal demand with simpler production scheduling tools. Enforce accuracy with automated production of labels, barcodes, and RFID tags. Track your shop floor in real-time and reduce lead times for faster delivery.

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Boost Customer Service

Get a single view of customers, contracts, and orders with integrated CRM. Exceed customer expectations and improve margins with accurate quotes. Reduce time-consuming reconciliations and improve accuracy with trade promotions management functionality.

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The Food Manufacturing Solution Advantage

Harness the power of our Food Solution on Dynamics 365 Business Central to maximize your efficiency and improve overall operations. Manage the entire business starting from food essentials to the complete food lifecycle.

What Food Manufacturing Solution Offers

Basic Food Manufacturing Processes

Improve the units of measure to perform conversions between units of weight and volume, trace item costs and the country of origin at item level for purchases and sales. Define alternate sales items for customers using the sales-related enhancements.

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Manage Warehouse with a Complete Overview

Perform advanced operations within the warehouse environment. Get complete and updated visibility into bin contents and streamline the bin movement process with ease to manage the warehouse operations.

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Process Manufacturing

Leverage the complete support that this feature provides. You can set up different recipes for intermediates, finished goods or true process-production items, to the different planning mechanisms and reporting functionalities. You can also integrate recipes to plan and integrate into costing.

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Co-Product and By-Product Management

Support the end-to-end relationship between raw material and intermediate goods in one recipe. Optimize the consumption of raw material towards finished products with specific applicable recipes, and ensure optimal flexibility in production planning.

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Allergen Management

Enter information on allergens of items either directly as an inherent part of the item or as a 'may contain' to improve your business reputation. You can also link allergens to a BOM-version as a 'may contain' to avoid the risk of cross-contamination.

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Pricing

Basic

Basic

$ 149 (Excluding VAT)

User/month
(Based on annual subscription)


  • Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Premium user
  • Semi Process Manufacturing
  • Allergen Management


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Basic
Microsoft Business Central User License
Microsoft 365 Dynamics Business Central Premium User
Food Core Solution
Food Essentials Manage improvements to measurement units to let the system convert between units of weight and volume. Use item cost-tracing capabilities, country of origin data at the item lot level and define alternate sales items for customers.
Enhanced Lot Tracking Trace raw material lots from receipt to production to sale or trace item sold backward to its production, components used and their origin. Use the lot history feature to get lot lists in the program, properties, test results, etc. information. Also, capture unique properties for lot-controlled items.
Allergen Management Enter information on allergens of items either directly as an inherent part of the item or as a ‘may contain.’ Add information on a number of pages, including sales, purchase, production orders, and warehouse documents to create awareness.
Manufacturing
(Semi-) Process Manufacturing Get complete support in food manufacturing from setting up the different recipes for intermediates, finished goods or true process-production items, to the different planning mechanisms and reporting functionalities. Recipes include links to use of resources for planning as well as integration into costing.
Quality
Quality Control Develop quality tests against raw materials received. Establish quarantine procedures to prevent the release of items until you complete and pass quality control tests. Use the Quality Control module as a scheduling tool for necessary quality control tests for items, generate and print certificates of analysis with results of quality control tests.
Extended

Extended

$ 179 (Excluding VAT)

User/month
(Based on annual subscription)


  • Includes all features of Basic Package
  • Advanced WMS functions
  • Commodities

 


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Extended
Microsoft Business Central User License
Microsoft 365 Dynamics Business Central Premium User
Food Core Solution
Food Essentials Manage improvements to measurement units to let the system convert between units of weight and volume. Use item cost-tracing capabilities, country of origin data at the item lot level and define alternate sales items for customers.
Easy Shipping & Receiving Support fresh produce cash and carry processes along with terminal market sales order and payments. Manage the receipt of multiple items from vendors in a truck along with associated costs like freight, documents, customs-clearance, etc.
Enhanced Lot Tracking Trace raw material lots from receipt to production to sale or trace item sold backward to its production, components used and their origin. Use the lot history feature to get lot lists in the program, properties, test results, etc. information. Also, capture unique properties for lot-controlled items.
Pricing Strategies Use a wide variety of pricing options to calculate flexible sell prices, promotional discounts, and price change methods. Leverage the cost basis tools to determine cost from which sales prices are calculated. Include delivery charges in pricing but remove to calculate revenues.
Allergen Management Enter information on allergens of items either directly as an inherent part of the item or as a ‘may contain.’ Add information on a number of pages, including sales, purchase, production orders, and warehouse documents to create awareness.
Manufacturing
(Semi-) Process Manufacturing Get complete support in food manufacturing from setting up the different recipes for intermediates, finished goods or true process-production items, to the different planning mechanisms and reporting functionalities. Recipes include links to use of resources for planning as well as integration into costing.
Warehouse and Distribution
Advanced WMS Functions Perform advanced operations within a warehouse environment, get clear visibility to bin contents, and streamline the bin movement process. You can pick items to a common staging area, from where they can then be picked against specific sales orders. Picking methods, include FIFO, LIFO, and FEFO.
Quality
Quality Control Develop quality tests against raw materials received. Establish quarantine procedures to prevent the release of items until you complete and pass quality control tests. Use the Quality Control module as a scheduling tool for necessary quality control tests for items, generate and print certificates of analysis with results of quality control tests.
Commodities
Commodity Costing Define cost-components with quality tests and adjust the cost price based on the test results. Get automatic creation of quality tests, purchase orders for vendors and for outsourced collection (trucking-fee) with the help of the commodity Manifest.
Commodity Payment The result of the quality test that effects the unit-cost can also impact the purchase price. Additional payment features include such things as partial payments, advance payments, combined payments per period and separate payments per collection.
Other
Deduction Management Manage the remittance process, including allowed and disallowed deductions as per marketing plans. Apply customer payments flexibly, identify all payments awaiting application for each customer, and look at open entries, to apply a specific payment to a particular entry or entries. Record deductions to payments—post with payment or keep open in system to resolve later.
Rebates & Commissions Define rebates, commissions, bill-back, and promos as well as whether these can be accrued or not. You can then use the program to monitor transactions and calculate the appropriate amount where accrual is applicable. A sub-ledger of accruals earned and paid is built, and corresponding entries are posted to the general ledger.
Dual UOM & Catch Weight Set two units of measures to be captured simultaneously with each transaction for accurate inventory control and flexible pricing methods on either unit of measure. Enable purchase and sales history analysis with full units and splits consolidated into a standard unit of measure. Capture a product’s actual weight, rather than its estimated weight during transaction processing.
Advanced Most value

Advanced

$ 199 (Excluding VAT)

User/month
(Based on annual subscription)


  • Includes all features of Extended Package
  • Co & By product
  • Maintenence Management

 


Learn More
×
Advanced
Microsoft Business Central User License
Microsoft 365 Dynamics Business Central Premium User
Food Core Solution
Food Essentials Manage improvements to measurement units to let the system convert between units of weight and volume. Use item cost-tracing capabilities, country of origin data at the item lot level and define alternate sales items for customers.
Easy Shipping & Receiving Support fresh produce cash and carry processes along with terminal market sales order and payments. Manage the receipt of multiple items from vendors in a truck along with associated costs like freight, documents, customs-clearance, etc.
Enhanced Lot Tracking Trace raw material lots from receipt to production to sale or trace item sold backward to its production, components used and their origin. Use the lot history feature to get lot lists in the program, properties, test results, etc. information. Also, capture unique properties for lot-controlled items.
Pricing Strategies Use a wide variety of pricing options to calculate flexible sell prices, promotional discounts, and price change methods. Leverage the cost basis tools to determine cost from which sales prices are calculated. Include delivery charges in pricing but remove to calculate revenues.
Distribution Essentials Assign additional charges like freight, to inventory costs at time of receiving goods. Use the terminal market sales order form view lots available at varying levels of detail and place orders. Handle payments by using the sales payment processing screen and truckload receiving for multiple purchase orders on the same truck.
Allergen Management Enter information on allergens of items either directly as an inherent part of the item or as a ‘may contain.’ Add information on a number of pages, including sales, purchase, production orders, and warehouse documents to create awareness.
Manufacturing
(Semi-) Process Manufacturing Get complete support in food manufacturing from setting up the different recipes for intermediates, finished goods or true process-production items, to the different planning mechanisms and reporting functionalities. Recipes include links to use of resources for planning as well as integration into costing.
Co-Product or By-Product Enable the definition of a diverging Bill of Material in which one item going into a process results in one or more co-products and by-products as output. It is supported by a separate planning engine.
Warehouse and Distribution
Delivery Management Manage picking and shipping of materials and quickly assign trips from default customer route assignments. Generate picking activities on a trip-by-trip basis and record any unfulfilled picks as shorts. Coordinate the receipt of multiple purchases into a single pickup and collect inbound items efficiently.
Pallet/ Container Tracking Track both consumable and returnable containers and serialize for better traceability. View the status of a container to see if is empty or packed with goods. Get weight and capacity information to value and store containers by actual weight. Return reusable containers and pack items as per customer specifications, and track lots. A container ledger provides a history of your serialized containers, including routes, contents, and conditions.
Advanced WMS Functions Perform advanced operations within a warehouse environment, get clear visibility to bin contents, and streamline the bin movement process. You can pick items to a common staging area, from where they can then be picked against specific sales orders. Picking methods, include FIFO, LIFO, and FEFO.
Quality
Quality Control Develop quality tests against raw materials received. Establish quarantine procedures to prevent the release of items until you complete and pass quality control tests. Use the Quality Control module as a scheduling tool for necessary quality control tests for items, generate and print certificates of analysis with results of quality control tests.
Process Data Collection Take and register measurements during a production-run or other processes within your company. Configured to get repeated measurements over time, you can enable alerts whenever measurements exceed the limit or are missed.
Commodities
Commodity Costing Define cost-components with quality tests and adjust the cost price based on the test results. Get automatic creation of quality tests, purchase orders for vendors and for outsourced collection (trucking-fee) with the help of the commodity Manifest.
Commodity Payment The result of the quality test that effects the unit-cost can also impact the purchase price. Additional payment features include such things as partial payments, advance payments, combined payments per period and separate payments per collection.
Other
Deduction Management Manage the remittance process, including allowed and disallowed deductions as per marketing plans. Apply customer payments flexibly, identify all payments awaiting application for each customer, and look at open entries, to apply a specific payment to a particular entry or entries. Record deductions to payments—post with payment or keep open in system to resolve later.
Rebates & Commissions Define rebates, commissions, bill-back, and promos as well as whether these can be accrued or not. You can then use the program to monitor transactions and calculate the appropriate amount where accrual is applicable. A sub-ledger of accruals earned and paid is built, and corresponding entries are posted to the general ledger.
Maintenance Management Track maintenance, including breakdown and repair work, preventive maintenance, or scheduled maintenance performed on your company's assets such as production equipment, warehouse equipment, vehicles, facilities equipment, or facilities. As a result, you can establish preventive maintenance programs, plan and schedule the outstanding, track the cost of completed and in-progress work, and enable repair vs. replace analysis with reports.
Dual UOM & Catch Weight Set two units of measures to be captured simultaneously with each transaction for accurate inventory control and flexible pricing methods on either unit of measure. Enable purchase and sales history analysis with full units and splits consolidated into a standard unit of measure. Capture a product’s actual weight, rather than its estimated weight during transaction processing.
Food Lifecycle Management
Food Item Lifecycle Management Set the state of an item manually, based on predetermined rules and followed by predetermined actions. Decide the availability of an item for purchase and sales based on its state, thus gaining total item-control throughout the item’s existence in the company.

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