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The IoT and the Supply Chain

The Internet of Things (IoT) is defined as a network of physical objects or "things" embedded with electronics, software, sensors and network connectivity. These enable the IoT things to collect and exchange data remotely across existing network infrastructure. The IoT has been billed as the next Industrial Revolution because of the impact it will have on the way governments and businesses interact with the world, and on how it will influence the way consumers will live, work,... Read more
LINKFRESH - Supply Chain Support

2016: the year of wearable technology in the supply chain

Advances in wearable technology will dominate the supply chain industry in 2016, according to experts at ERP software specialists LINKFRESH. The demand to view key business indicators instantaneously on mobile devices, coupled with ability to obtain wearable devices for under £80, will ensure the trend towards wearable technology characterises the... Read more
Certified for Microsoft Dynamics ERP Solutions

ERP 2015 : A Year in Review

At the start of 2015, our team of ERP experts made predictions about the food supply chain industry and the evolution of ERP solutions in the coming 12 months. Based on trends we had seen in 2014, we predicted a busy and challenging year ahead, with new demands for... Read more
LINKFRESH - Supply Chain Management

Keeping up with changing seasonal demand

Changing seasonal demand has big implications for those working in the fresh food supply chain industry. Being able to accurately forecast how much demand there will be for a certain product at a certain time of the year is critical. Without the ability to forecast demand, suppliers risk having product... Read more
LINKFRESH ERP food supply chain traceability solutions

Managing Product Recalls

Listeria-prompted spinach recall expanded Last month tens of thousands of frozen spinach packages were recalled in the United States following a possible contamination of Listeria Monocytogenes.  It started with Wegmans recalling approximately 12,540 packages supplied by Twin City Foods Inc. and then expanded to other retailers including... Read more
LINKFRESH - Certified for Microsoft Dynamics ERP Solutions

LINKFRESH AX Showcases Advanced Warehousing and Transportation Management

LINKFRESH for Microsoft Dynamics AX Product Map Infogram - Click to download This newest update moves the LINKFRESH ERP solution onto the latest R3 release of Microsoft Dynamics AX.  Users in the fresh food industry can now take advantage of the most recent enhancements to the... Read more
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It’s Time for a British Organic Farming Boom

Enhancements to the LINKFRESH Farming module, further improvements to both the warehouse mobility and production touch-screen services. It seems British farmers are shunning organic food production despite an increase in demand. Recent figures from the Soil Association show that sales of organic products in Britain rose... Read more
LINKFRESH - Certified for Microsoft Dynamics ERP Solutions

Tesco recall highlights need for effective traceability solutions

Recently, the supermarket giant Tesco has had to carry out a product recall of its own-brand “No Added Sugar Double Concentrate Apple and Blackcurrant” squash following complaints from customers of a foul garlic smell and feeling ill after drinking it. Following an investigation, Tesco revealed that a non-harmful flavour additive... Read more
Agriculture Food Supply Chain

VOICE OF THE INDUSTRY – I.T in the Pack-House

The pack-house work environment in fresh produce is one of the most challenging in the supply chain industry because of the need to manage large volumes of low cost items moving through the production process in extremely tight time slots. In addition, businesses have to comply with demanding quality,... Read more
LINKFRESH - Certified for Microsoft Dynamics ERP Solutions

2015 LINKFRESH Predictions

At the start of each year our team of experts like to take stock of the past 12 months and share their predictions for the upcoming 12 months. 2015 will be the year of quicker, faster and safer, when it comes to driving profits in the food industry and new... Read more