White Papers

Famous Software White Papers tackle timely industry issues and government requirements with an emphasis on using our software to meet these challenges profitably. Topics include food safety, traceability, and such advanced technologies as RFID labeling and electronic trading.

Country of Origin Labeling Using Famous Software
This White Paper describes ways to meet and exceed COOL requirements using Famous Software. Topics include an overview of the regulation, the roles of growers, packers, shippers and retailers. Inventory management and labeling best practices, and helpful resource links are provided.
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Traceability Using Famous Software
This White Paper illustrates how standard Famous Software features can be used to meet and exceed the Produce Traceability traceability standard. An actual spinach recall example is cited. GS1, GTINs and other tracing techniques are discussed. Risk management is explored. A "must read" for anyone involved in the supply chain.
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RFID FundamentalsThis White Paper takes you step-by-step through the process of implementing an RFID tagging solution using Famous Software, Walmart-compatible hardware and procedures. Team building, GS1 registration, GTIN assignments, setup, testing and final implementation are all discussed. A real world example (Frontera Produce) is provided. A Q&A section and a Glossary are included.
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Famous Integration ServicesThis White Paper is a great introduction to electronic trading using Famous Software’s EDI/XML features and FIS messaging services. See the advantages of e-trading, understand the concepts and learn how to save time, money, and paper. A Glossary and partial list of trading partners are included. Direct trading, and third-party networks such as FoodLink are discussed.
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