Vicinity Blog

Small Business Saturday: Vicinity License Sale

SAVE $1000 OFF THE PURCHASE OF ADDITIONAL VICINITY LICENSES! Additional licenses must be purchased by Saturday, November 30, 2019 to receive this special offer.**Limit 10 per customer. This offer is not valid for subscription or limited license.**   November 30th is a big day for everyone at Vicinity. It’s the ninth annual Small Business Saturday® when people across…

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Formula for success: new release highlights

As an organization, we strive to keep our software relevant and up to date. And that’s just what we did with our recent software release filled with enhancements from our dev team. We have built our software from the ground up to serve the business needs of formula and batch manufacturers. There is always room…

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new product developments

New Product Developments to Meet Growing Plant Protein Trends

Keeping up with trends and introducing new product developments into the market is a constant for Food Manufacturing R&D departments. The past few years have given us an influx of plant-based proteins used in traditional products as well as some unexpected ones like ice cream! While protein has traditionally been sourced from animal-based products such…

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vicinityfood

Introducing VicinityFood Branding

Vicinity software is proud to announce the launch of our vertical branding, VicinityFood! Why The New Branding? Our software is unique just like each one of our food manufacturing clients. VicinityFood aims to help businesses operate with ease, produce superior products, and drive smart growth with a software system that accommodates the complexities of formula-based…

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production reports

Production Reports to Streamline Batch Review

The implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), has created added pressure on lot tracking, production reports and overall transparency throughout production processes. Producing consistent, high-quality products for consumers is more critical than ever. Having detailed documentation of production reports is an increasing need as the FDA works with states to provide consistent guidelines and…

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unit of measurement

You Can’t Manage It If You Can’t Measure It – Unit of Measurement

Flexible unit of measurement is an integral element to formula manufacturing. Variation is a given in the production process. These fluctuations can create added work or challenges in sharing data across departments such as sales and finance. You can’t manage it if you can’t measure it. One of the primary drivers for businesses to invest…

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esha r&d

How Vicinity Software Clients Use Genesis R&D to Their Advantage

If you have not yet caught our blog about integration to ESHA’s nutritional database and labeling compliance software, Genesis R&D click here. Having connected data is one of the core needs of a growing manufacturing company, with that in mind our development team is aimed at delivering technology solutions in the most effective way. In…

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formula database software

Make the Most Out of Your Formula Database Software

Formula management, or having a thorough formula database software, is a critical element for batch manufacturers, both in production and R&D. However, many process manufacturers don’t have this information integrated into their ERP system. According to a study done by Aberdeen Group, 79% of manufacturers cited their top goal for the coming year as increasing…

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nutrition data

Integration to Nutrition Data Labeling Compliance Software, Genesis R&D

In the food processing industry, it is inevitable that all departments will have their ideal or go-to software system. Many of the best on the market are specialized for one department and do not connect data behind the scenes. The disconnect can create an ongoing internal struggle to keep teams on the same page with…

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sample opportunities

Increase Profits by Managing Sample Opportunities

In our Increase Profits with Batch Manufacturing Software blog, we quickly overviewed the top four things you can do with the help of batch manufacturing software, such as Vicinity, to ensure your organization is getting the most out of the operations in your existing business, without changing much of what you are doing today. So…

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