Flower Processing / Flower Packing

 

FarmSoft provides cutting edge software for the management of flower processing and flower packing.  Including flower quality control and full staff and inventory control.  All of the powerful features of FarmSoft Packhouse Management can be used in the flower packing industry.

For exporters of flowers, FarmSoft maintains exceptionally high standards of traceability for all flower processing, flower warehousing, and flower exporting businesses.

FarmSoft manages the entire process of receiving flowers from your own farm, external suppliers, through the quality control, grading, sorting, packing, dispatch and sales process.

FarmSoft Packhouse Manager provides a flexible solution for the modern flower processor and flower packhouse.  FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager is extremely flexible and can cater for the subtle differences between each flower packhouse.  The FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager is provided at an exceptionally competitive price, and includes your choice of support, on site or off site training, and on-going upgrades.  Common problems encountered by other solutions are effortlessly managed by the FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager package, built using decades of packhouse management knowledge from around the globe.  The solution integrates seamlessly with FarmSoft Flower Farm Management ERP solutions, with interfaces for all smartphones and tablets such as Android and Apple devices.  Download the FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Software brochure.

Flower Packhouse Management Solutions: FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager software delivers extensive business management for the contemporary flower packhouse and flower  pack shed. Today's modern flower packhouse is flooded with flower packing and food safety regulations from local regulations to export requirements.   FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager helps make the regulatory headache go away, whilst assiting the flower packhouse to increase profitability. Flower pack shed management becomes more efficient and recording traceability and management records requires no effort with FarmSoft Flower Packhouse Manager.  Remote access from smartphones keeps flower packhouse managers and owners up to date with flower packhouse performance and allows mobile monitoring and packhouse control.  Advanced features manage flower packhouse traceability, flower packhouse quality, and flower packhouse inventory and operations.

 

Flower Packing and Flower Processing features

 

  • Manage all Flower Packing operations
  • Flower Packing management for flowers provided by external suppliers and your own farms
  • Flower pack shed inventory management of all product, in all states
  • Flower Packhouse traceability
  • Flower Packhouse standards and compliance support (BRC, HACCP, GlobalGAP, ISO)
  • Dispatch, orders, and sales order, sales, invoicing
  • Supports flower export regulations and processes
  • Flower sorting, fruit grading, fruit processing
  • Woks with any flower packhouse design
  • Flower traceability for PTI (Produce Traceability Initiative) and many other standards
  • Flower tracking and advanced traceability systems
  • Packhouse support for mobile devices

 

Other packhouse solutions have trouble managing these processes that you can easily using FarmSoft Packhouse Manager:

 

  • Flower sorting and grading, including waste measurement, management, and complex assignment of flower properties (up to seven different categories of fully configurable produce status descriptors)
  • Ripening management, including alerts, and flower expiry management
  • Sorting & grading flower in batches with multiple suppliers of flowers
  • Packing of batches with multiple suppliers of flowers in the one batch, whilst maintaining traceability and report ability of the pack out
  • Automatic enforcement of cool chain requirements for flower handling

 

 


Flower Quality Control

  • Configure unlimited quality control programs, including specific programs for specific flower, variety, customer, or finished product
  • Tests can be for almost anything, such as testing incoming flowers, outgoing flowers, pre pack, pre graded flowers, Packhouse cleanliness test, employee performance, task quality control etc.  You can define the subject (thing) that you are testing
  • Each test can be a pass/fail, or range style test (ie:  where results must be within the range of two numbers, or above or below a number)
  • Automatically force flowers to be put on hold if selected tests fail
  • Manually put flowers on hold for further inspection
  • On screen alerts for flowers that has been put on hold
  • Set the number of tests to make the entire test program fail
  • Set individual tests to make an entire test program fail
  • Set the number of tests in a Category to make the entire test program fail
  • Each flower quality control program can be configured to have unlimited categories
  • Each flower quality control category can have unlimited tests
  • Each flower quality control program can record important details such as version, manager, and flower quality control documentation can be directly attached to the quality control program
  • Configure unlimited “classes” that can be assigned to flowers
  • Configure unlimited “features” that can be assigned to flowers.  There can be four sets of features, for example color, grade, size, pack, etc.

 

Flexible configuration allows you to specify which quality tests require information such as:

  • Pallet number
  • Inventory number
  • Supplier
  • Transport Company
  • Employee
  • Task Number
  • Farm
  • Warehouse
  • Site
  • Storage Location
  • Equipment
  • Flower
  • Variety
 

FarmSoft Packhouse & Pack Shed Management provides pack shed inventory, management of packing, grading, sorting, cooling, cleaning, ripening, packhouse reporting, packed fruit quality control, traceability management, fruit warehouse management, temperatu