Using Real-Time Data to Reduce Overpack

We recently published a new case study that highlights how a national, multiplant foods company used real-time data to reduce overpack. The effort resulted in a multimillion dollar savings. You can read the story here. One striking aspect of this story is the level of...

Reducing product giveaway – The Packer’s Dilemma

In the packaging industry, a common problem is Product Giveaway – also known as Net Content Control or The Overpack (or Overfill) Problem. I like to call it “The Packer’s Dilemma” because of two competing needs inherent to the business: on one hand, ensure that...

Tip of the hat…

Turns out today is National Pretzel Day, so we wanted to salute our client, Snyder’s-Lance, makers of Snyder’s of Hanover pretzels. Pam brought in a nice variety of pretzels and I lined up a few people at the feeding trough for a picture.

Another GainSeeker® recommendation at LinkedIn…

  John Campbell, Operations Manager at McCormick Foods, recently added this recommendation to the GainSeeker product page at LinkedIn:   Have had a long relationship with Gainseeker Suite. Reliable, efficient, easy to use program with easy report generation. Has paid...

Control Center…

Last week I had a few minutes to sit down with Chris Bowman, one of our senior implementation specialists, to talk about a project that he had just completed for a foods company in upstate New York. I was really impressed with the story he told me. If you’ve...