Produce Traceability Initiative (PTI)

Famous Software is carefully monitoring the evolving Produce Traceability Initiative, and we will help you meet or exceed the program’s expectations. Traceability has been an integral part of our software offerings for decades.

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PTI Field Case Tagging Trials Successful

We always do thorough beta testing before each new software release. Fully integrated PTI-style case tagging is no exception. Over the years we have conducted numerous field trials. To hear about one of them, watch this short video with HMC's Director of IT, Michael Toms:

PTI-Style Case Tagging Is a Standard Feature

Beginning with Famous Software Version 116.00, case level PTI tagging and GTIN tracking are standard features. Track-and-trace capabilities are supported for field pack, shed pack, and repacked product. PTI compliant tracking happens automatically at receiving entry for product you grow and for purchased product. Watch this demonstration of key case level tagging options:

PTI Milestones

Seven milestones must be completed before achieving PTI compliance.

  1. Obtain a Company Prefix

  2. Assign GTINs

  3. Send GTIN Lists to Buyers

  4. Human Readable Labeling

  5. Case Level Barcodes

  6. Inbound Data Storage

  7. Outbound Data Storage

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