RFID Systems for Snack Food Manufacturing

From movies to bars, snack foods are used and purchased avidly all across the U.S. and Canada making Snack Food Manufacturing one of the most lucrative, fast-growing businesses in the world. Making and packaging popcorn, trail mix, chocolate covered pretzels and more are simply the beginning of this huge manufacturing process. As such, snack food producers face a myriad of challenges, including, but not limited to:

  • Checking raw materials inventory of snack food supplies
  • Managing and maintaining work schedules and logs
  • Tracking and managing ingredient documentation
  • Managing and tracking equipment maintenance

Using GAO RFID Systems in the Snack Food Manufacturing Industry

Our RFID Systems for Snack Food Manufacturers help to automate business processes such as management of equipment, inventory checks, as well as document tracking to ensure the efficient operation of your organization. GAO RFID solutions help ensure the increased efficiency, safety, and security of your production plant operation.

Equipment Management

From packaging to processing food products, the snack food manufacturing industry is heavily reliant on the equipment to attain success. In order to help protect these valuables in your organization, you can install RFID Tags onto every piece of equipment on your production floor. Then, you can use our RFID’s Asset Tracking System can provide your manufacturing plant with a method to track your equipment in case of theft or misplacement. In addition, our solution aids in periodically reminding you of equipment checks, upgrades as well as software updates. When upcoming maintenance service is due, the system will notify managers in advance so that nothing is skipped—ensuring your equipment are always online and ready for your production runs.

Access Control

With numerous different kinds of equipment, parking zones, as well as heavy machinery, the management of employees and visitors to these areas is required to reduce risk and keep everyone safe in your facility. Using our RFID Access Control System, employee’s RFID Badges enable a fully automated way of granting and restricting access to zones to only authorized personnel. In addition, granting restrictive access to specialized equipment makes the manufacturing environment safe and secure for both your employees and visitors to the facility. For your logistics and shipping docks, the Access Control System can be integrated with our Parking Control System to provide access to your driveways, lots, and loading docks, efficiently only allowing authorized vehicles with RFID Vehicle Tags installed to enter and leave your plant.

Tracking Packages to and from Manufacturing Plant

It is not enough to just manufacture a high-quality product if the delivery system from your facility is not equally as efficient. Our RFID Tags are a useful tool to ensure that your cargo is not lost, stolen or mishandled in any way so that both you and your client continue to have a mutually beneficial relationship. From your production facility to distribution and finally your customer’s door, if our Asset Tracking System is installed the entire process can be monitored, tracked, and secured.

Integrating our RFID Systems with your Existing Management Software

 GAO RFID’s Systems can be deployed as a standalone solution or can be integrated with other software solutions, according to your needs.

At the core of our solution is GAO RFID’s AUTO-ID Engine which incorporates middleware and essential RFID functions that perform RFID data collection and information processing. Our AUTO-ID Engine seamlessly integrates with a wide variety of management systems so that you can access the data it collects directly via the system or systems you currently have in place.

Our team of seasoned professionals will smoothly integrate the appropriate GAO RFID Solution with your IT architecture. The result is an RFID solution that is seamlessly unified with your management system.

Contact us for more information on how our RFID Systems can be configured for your organization.