VicinityFood Resources

We've gathered helpful resources, including tutorials, screenshots, walk-through articles and more. Learn more about how to use VicinityFood and all of our features.


lot tracing

Lot Tracing & Recall

            Vicinity provides the ability to perform a total lot tracing of all raw materials received into the production facility, placed into manufacturing and shipped to customers. This will allow Vicinity clients to perform a recall from a raw material source all the way to finished goods destination AND…
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gantt chart

Gantt Chart Linking Batches

            First introduced to V4 VicinityView in 4.15, users had the ability to add custom drillbacks via the SQL database. With Vicinity 4.20, users can edit existing or create new drillbacks linking fields to the associated record using the “Drillbacks” button within the VicinityView interface.
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production scheduling

Production Scheduling: Grouping Batches

        Users can group batches based on defined attribute value set (Example: Brand), a resource, or piece of equipment, as well as adjust the time scale. Users can also restrict the view by type of production log, facility, process cell, or associated planner ID.
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May 2019

FOCUS 2019 | Vicinity Software’s Annual Users’ Conference

May 15 - May 17
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Atlanta- Galleria, 2780 Windy Ridge Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA 30339 United States
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FOCUS 2019

FOCUS is the foremost formula manufacturing software event, bringing Vicinity software users, Microsoft Partners, Vicinity Manufacturing team members, and process manufacturing industry experts together to discuss ways to improve and most effectively utilize Vicinity software. FOCUS can help your company cut costs, improve operational efficiency, increase employee productivity and maximize your current ERP system by providing valuable training and industry advice. By increasing your Vicinity product knowledge and utilization, attendees can, in turn, foster long-term, profitable growth for their company.…

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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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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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