SafetyChain Software Automates Food Safety with Paperless Management of the Industry

By CIOReview | Monday, April 20, 2015

SAN RAFAEL, CA: SafetyChain Software, a provider of Food Safety Chain Management Systems (FSCMS) that Automate, Streamline and Improve Food Safety and Quality Assurance (FSQA), offers its automation for supplier compliance to eliminate paper and increase efficiencies with SafetyChain Supplier Compliance.

SafetyChain Supplier Compliance is a module of SafetyChain’s platform for automating food safety and quality along the entire supply. It tracks supplier document requirements and generates alerts in advance of due and expiration dates. Incoming supplier FSQA information is analyzed to specifications and non-conformance alerts are generated in realtime for timely CAPA – eliminating the need to go through hundreds of COAs to find the few that require action. Additionally, SafetyChain Supplier Compliance promotes more effective supplier audits through SafetyChain Mobile smart anywhere / anytime apps and the supplier FSQA data is easily accessed in a central repository for reporting, benchmarking and continuous improvement.

SafetyChain for Food Supplier Compliance helps: Automate and maintain a current documents library for supplier/vendor approval programs; Track document expiration dates; Automate supplier performance trending to improve cost of goods made; Respond quickly to internal, regulatory, 3rd party and customer audits; Collect and analyze supplier test results against safety and quality specs in realtime – preventing non-compliant supplies from coming in or going into production.

The benefits of SafetyChain Software for Supplier Compliance include:

Centralized Vendor Approval Program Management: digitally store documents for audits, corrective actions, allergen declarations, ingredient specifications and more; real-time dashboards and reports to drill-down and search by supplier group, ingredient, or document types

Automate Safety & Quality Compliance: automatically evaluate supplier COAs against specifications; generate realtime alerts when supplier results “fail”; capture supplier inspections on a tablet or smart phone device for realtime assessment and audit-readiness

Facilitate Continuous Supplier Improvement: supplier scorecards measure and compare vendor performance; dashboards keep you up-to-date with COA values and process floor performance feedback.