20 Most Promising Food and Beverages Technology Solution Providers - 2016

20 Most Promising Food and Beverages Technology Solution Providers - 2016

Technology has invariably transformed the way businesses handle the scrupulous tasks that surround their product or service. However, the food and beverage industry has been simmering, reluctant to catch on the pace of technology, due to reasons like cost of ownership and operating complexities.

To help food and beverage firms counter impediments that arise along their supply chain—from production to consumption—a plethora of technology providers have stepped forward with their innovative solutions. From efficient logistics software that maps quick and optimized trips, especially in the case of slow moving perishables to product data management (PDM) systems that keeps a watch over the permissible levels of various ingredients, the food and beverage technology solution providers ensure they cover the entire process chain. Today there are scores of applications and utility tools that meet the specific needs of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Customer Relationship Managemement (CRM) within the food and beverage environments. These tools have strict adherence to the various federal and regional regulatory mandates, that facilitates compliance for adopters.

In an effort to help Food and Beverages firms cater to the consumer’s needs, a panel of prominent CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, along with the CIO Review’s editorial board has assessed scores of food and beverage technology solution providers and picked out a list of prime choices.

We have considered the vendor’s ability in providing solutions and services that can effectively, yet economically account for a productive process cycle and rich customer experience, while helping survive competition.

We present to you CIO Review’s 20 Most Promising Food and Beverages Technology Solution Providers 2016.

Company Name

Company Description

AFS Technologies Delivers differentiated capabilities for managing processes unique to the Food and Beverages industry
Alchemy Systems Provides innovative solutions to help food companies engage with their workforces to drive safety and productivity
AssetPoint Provides EAM solutions for maximizing asset performance and driving revenues
Avaap Inc. Delivers software solutions and IT services that result in successful business outcomes and operational excellence
BatchMaster Software Provides of ERP solutions for formula-based manufacturers streamline their operations and scale production, while reducing costs and complying with changing customer demands and ever stringent regulatory mandates
Deacom A provider of a single, scalable solution that seamlessly links all departments within a manufacturing company, providing a comprehensive view of the entire operation.
ESHA Research Delivers professional nutritional software tools, data solutions, and services that remove the complexity of product development, labeling, compliance, and workflow integration
EtQ Provides enterprise quality and safety through compliance management software for the food and beverage industry
IDBS Provider of advanced software for R&D, to enable food and beverage companies with the technology they need to securely capture, manage, share and exploit structured and unstructured data
IFS North America Provides ERP Solutions to help Food and beverage manufacturers with CRM, SCM, mixed mode manufacturing, maintenance and field service management
Infor Provides flexible cloud solutions with proven end-to-end capabilities for food and beverage manufacturers
Lascom Provides software solutions for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Specification Management, and compliance to the food and beverage industry
Mark Information Offers workforce management solutions to help food and beverage companies find right balance in managing resources
NexTec Group Provides of ERP and CRM solutions that facilitate the delivery of affordable, intuitive systems customized to the specific needs of the Food and beverages industry
Paragon Data Systems Provides food traceability software that works through barcode scanning
Plex Systems Ensuring end-to-end quality, instant traceability and industry-leading cost and inventory management for the Food & Beverage Industry
ProcessPro Provides food and beverage manufacturers with the right ERP capabilities to help them consistently bring quality products, at competitive prices, and on demand to their consumers while managing a healthy bottom line
SafetyChain Software Provides cloud-based solutions to automate and improve food safety and quality in the supply chain
Seagull Scientific Provides solutions that simplify the unique business-to-business interoperability and communication requirements of the food and beverage industry
SpecPage Focuses on product-lifecycle and quality management solutions for the food and beverage industry