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Recall Prevention and Planning

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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A food safety plan starts with prevention, but must also include the actions to take should an incident occur.
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GS1 Standards: Streamlining the global supply chain

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Use of GS1 standards reduces both supply chain disruptions and time-to-shelf by an average of two to six weeks.


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Legacy Systems: Weighing the Costs, Benefits and Risks

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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Most replacement systems will, or at least should, provide marginal benefits over your legacy system.
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Multifunctionality Delivered

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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Track & trace systems can do more than satisfy regulators; they can improve products, operations and relationships with customers and consumers.
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Navigating the Data Sea

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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Food and beverage processors are striving to collect more and better data. But is your data gathering system doing the job you need?
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Does MES contribute to ERP success?

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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ERP offers improvements but MES may take plant performance one step further.
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On a need-to-know basis

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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What do you need to know and when do you need to know it? A knee-jerk response might be that you need to know everything about your plant and you need to know it in real time. But in reality, fast data collection simply for data collection's sake won't save you money or improve your efficiency.
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Plant excellence, by the numbers

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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How do you define excellence? Long runs, high capacity utilization and low production cost?
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Mobile computing

By Olin Thompson, Contributing Editor
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Going where the data is.
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Improving product consistency

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Combining ingredient quality and inventory data can help increase plant efficiency.
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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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The August 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how your operation could be doing more to create a culture of employee engagement. Also, read more on how your business and insurance partners must know the basics of your business and its nuances as well.

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