The latest news and updates from the leading software provider of food safety, traceability and sustainability solutions.
Tyson Is Trying (Successfully) to Take Over the Protein Market. Is That a Bad Thing?
Tyson, which produces roughly one out of every five pounds of beef, chicken, and pork consumed in the U.S., plans to use FoodLogiQ’s tech to streamline supplier management and track their product throughout the supply chain. This could be valuable in the case of a recall of a contaminated product, but it’s also a useful branding tool for them in the age when people want to know everything about their chicken.
The Companies Trying To Track Everything We Eat, From Seed To Stomach
Chipotle recently launched its own track-and-trace program with one of Frequentz’s competitors, Durham, North Carolina-based FoodLogiQ. Chipotle had previously relied on its own tracking system, but last year’s outbreak exposed a critical lapse: Once ingredients got to stores, all tracking stopped. Tomatoes, for instance, from any number of sources, were mixed together during food prep.
Subway Restaurants’ Journey to Traceability: Blockchain Is At The Back Of The Bus
Subway is using a cloud-based platform called FoodLogiQ as their track and trace solution. FoodLogiQ can ingest shipment data that includes the barcode scans from Subway partners in a wide variety of data formats (FTP, XML, EDI, direct APIs, etc.), aggregate that data, and make the information actionable.
Software Firm FoodLogiQ Raises $19.5 Million in Funding Round Including Tyson Ventures
FoodLogiQ LLC, which develops supply-chain software to track food safety, raised $19.5 million in a new funding round that included investments by Tyson Foods Inc. subsidiary Tyson Ventures and sensor-manufacturer Testo Inc. The Durham, N.C.-based company’s platform allows a food company’s suppliers to provide |details about the processes or pesticides used in farming, when and how products were shipped, audit filings and other factors a company wants to keep on file.
FoodLogiQ to Provide Insight on Traceability at FDA’s “New Era of Smarter Food Safety” Public Meeting in Washington, DC
DURHAM, NC – October 17, 2019 – Members of the senior leadership team from FoodLogiQ, the leading provider of food safety, traceability, and supply chain transparency software, will travel to Washington, DC, on Monday, October 21 to provide comment at the FDA Public Meeting “A New Era of Smarter Food Safety.” The highly-anticipated event kicks off an initiative that focuses on food traceability, digital technology and evolving food business models.
FoodLogiQ Makes Rapid Gains in CPG Industry, Welcoming Laird Superfood to Growing List of Customers
DURHAM, NC – October 16, 2019 – FoodLogiQ, the leading provider of food safety, traceability, and supply chain transparency software, is quickly becoming the solution of choice for consumer packaged goods companies pursuing global supply chain visibility, streamlined supplier management, and quality issue tracking and reporting.
FoodLogiQ Executive Team Expands to Keep Pace with Company Growth
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, whole chain traceability, and supply chain transparency solutions, is pleased to announce the expansion of the company’s executive leadership team with the addition of Tony Barbone as Chief Revenue Officer and the promotion of Julie McGill to Vice President of Supply Chain Strategy and Insights.
FoodLogiQ Continues Growth Trajectory with New Hire for Executive Team
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, whole chain traceability, and supply chain transparency solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of Maria Burch to the company’s executive team as Vice President of Customer Success. Burch’s primary focus will be to ensure the CS team partners with each FoodLogiQ customer in a way that will deliver a seamless onboarding experience, offering best practices and supporting their long-term success and outcomes.
FoodLogiQ Joins Partnership for Food Safety Education to Support Prevention of Foodborne Illness
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, today announced it has become a contributing partner of the Partnership for Food Safety Education, a public-private collaborative that is the only nonprofit in the U.S. focused on consumer food safety education.
FoodLogiQ to Present and Exhibit at Food Safety Summit 2019
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, today announced its participation in the 2019 Food Safety Summit, taking place May 6-9, 2019 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.
FoodLogiQ Responds to Romaine Task Force Call for Input
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, whole chain traceability, and supply chain transparency solutions, has responded to an industry call for feedback on a recently-released industry report outlining recommendations to embrace a bold vision for traceability throughout the food supply chain.
FoodLogiQ Announces Second Annual User Group Meeting
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, today announced its second annual user group meeting, reCONNECT 2019, will be held in Durham, NC, on April 30 – May 2, 2019.
FoodLogiQ Adds New Product Specification Audit Functionality to Connect Platform
Latest product release to provide customers with enhanced auditing ability to help ensure consistent quality for consumers.
Julie McGill Named to the 2019 Food Logistics Champions: Rock Stars of the Supply Chain
Director of Implementation and Strategic Accounts recognized for her contributions to the safety, efficiency, productivity and innovation of the global food supply chain.
Markon Selects FoodLogiQ to Connect Supply Chain, Support Highest Quality Standards
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, whole chain traceability, and supply chain transparency solutions, announced today Markon has selected its FoodLogiQ Connect Manage + Monitor product for global supply chain visibility and streamlined supplier management.
World Economic Forum Releases Report on Traceability, Cites FoodLogiQ as a Promising Technology Solution
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, was included in a report released this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that explores transformative technologies – such as internet of things (IOT), distributed ledger technology, food sensing technologies and others – and how they can increase visibility into the production and delivery of the world’s food.
FoodLogiQ Names Sean O’Leary as New CEO
“Following a comprehensive search process, the Board is pleased to have found a seasoned SaaS leader with extensive experience in building value, driving innovation and scaling forward-thinking technology companies,” said Tom Finegan, FoodLogiQ Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board.
FoodLogiQ Successfully Completes AICPA Type 2 SOC 2 Examination of Security Control and Compliance Requirements
FoodLogiQ Connect meets security and availability standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) with zero exceptions listed
FoodLogiQ Selected as Winner for Product Innovation Category in 2018 NC Tech Awards
“We’re honored that FoodLogiQ was chosen for its innovation in the technology space,” says Jamie Duke, FoodLogiQ CEO. “We strive every day to think beyond the immediate needs of our customers, and instead, to forecast what will help them to be successful years down the road.”
Smithfield Foods Joins FoodLogiQ Blockchain Consortium Alongside Food Industry Leaders to Explore Transformational Technology
“We’re very pleased that Smithfield has chosen to partner with us on this exciting blockchain initiative,” says Jamie Duke, FoodLogiQ CEO. “The perspective they bring to the table is invaluable.”
FoodLogiQ Strengthens Reputation as Blockchain Pioneer
“Blockchain is new territory for many organizations, and they want solid guidance and best practices on how to navigate this fast-growing technology,” says Jamie Duke, FoodLogiQ CEO. “We’re here to give it to them.”
FoodLogiQ’s Katy Jones Among Finalists for the 2018 CMO Club Awards
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, is pleased to announce that its Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer Katy Jones has been named a 2018 finalist for the annual CMO Club Awards.
Tyson Foods Selects FoodLogiQ to Connect Supply Chain
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, whole chain traceability, and supply chain transparency solutions, announced today Tyson Foods has selected its FoodLogiQ Connect’s Manage + Monitor product for global supply chain visibility, streamlined supplier management, and quality issue tracking and reporting.
FoodLogiQ Announces Blockchain Pilot Alongside Industry Leaders
FoodLogiQ, together with a select group of customers including AgBiome Innovations, Subway®/Independent Purchasing Cooperative, Testo, Tyson Foods and others, today announced the launch of a blockchain pilot.
In Wake of Romaine Lettuce Recall, FoodLogiQ Shares Thoughts on the Importance of Supply Chain Management and Food Traceability
FoodLogiQ, shared thoughts from corporate leadership today in the wake of the ongoing E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.
FoodLogiQ Launches New Innovation Lab
As technology evolves, consumer demands change and the food industry faces mounting regulatory changes, FoodLogiQ rises to the challenge by providing what their customers need – before they need it.
FoodLogiQ Dominating Produce Industry, Signs New Customers
Produce companies focused on growth and innovation select FoodLogiQ in quest for superior supply chain management, traceability and customer transparency.
FoodLogiQ Names Bjerknes to Board of Directors
Mark Bjerknes has been an investor, advisor, and board member for several successful start-up and early stage technology firms, including commercial software, software as a service, and health care technology companies.
FoodLogiQ Secures $19.5M in Oversubscribed Financing Round
Testo, Tyson Ventures, Pontifax AgTech, Nicola Wealth Management and Greenhouse Capital join Renewal Funds to bolster leading food traceability and transparency tech company.
FoodLogiQ Announces Inaugural User Group Meeting
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency solutions, today announced its inaugural user group meeting, reCONNECT 2018, will be held in Durham, NC, on April 30 – May 2, 2018.
FoodLogiQ and Testo Partner to Revolutionize Global Food Supply Chain
FoodLogiQ, LLC, and Testo, Inc today announced a partnership to pair the global leader of portable HACCP and IoT capabilities with the food industry’s leading supplier management, traceability and recall management SaaS platform, raising the bar for food safety and quality around the world.
FoodLogiQ Traceability Solution Now Includes Active Monitoring, Enhanced Reporting
Key features driven by FoodLogiQ customer and traceability leader SUBWAY® / IPC
FoodLogiQ has released product enhancements to its food traceability technology solution. The food industry’s leading traceability platform, FoodLogiQ’s Track + Trace, now includes enhancements to supplier reporting and monitoring as well as nine new reporting modules.
FoodLogiQ Secures Lead Investor for Series B Financing
Renewal Funds to fuel rapid growth of leading food traceability and transparency tech company
FoodLogiQ has secured a lead investor to help fuel its rapid growth to dominate the food technology space. The latest round is being led by Renewal Funds for an undisclosed amount.
FoodLogiQ Launches API Platform to Connect Food Chain
Food industry can utilize FoodLogiQ’s platform to centralize IoT, blockchain data
FoodLogiQ has announced the launch of its API as a Service offering within FoodLogiQ’s Connect platform. FoodLogiQ is now positioned as the centralized technology hub for the food supply chain.
FoodLogiQ to Present at Canaccord Genuity 37th Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Dean Wiltse, CEO of FoodLogiQ will present at Canaccord Genuity 37th Annual Growth Conference on Wednesday August 9, 2017 at 3:30pm EDT in the London Room of the InterContinental Boston Hotel in Boston, MA.
FoodLogiQ Selected Again to Present at CED Tech Venture Conference 201
FoodLogiQ has been selected to present at the CED Tech Venture Conference 2017 that will take place September 19-20, 2017 in Raleigh, NC at the Convention Center. This is the second year in a row that FoodLogiQ has been chosen as a Showcase Company.
Consumer Survey Reveals Demand for Enhanced Transparency in the Food Industry
FoodLogiQ and 1WorldSync will outline how their partnership benefits food companies’ supply chain visibility goals at upcoming GS1 Connect conference
FoodLogiQ and 1WorldSync, the leading provider of product content solutions, have published a survey that reveals supply chain transparency by food companies is a critical driver in consumer purchasing decisions and brand loyalty.
FoodLogiQ Continues Momentum with New Hire
Julie McGill Joins as Director of Implementation and Strategic Account Management
We are excited to announce the addition of Julie McGill to the role of Director of Implementation and Strategic Account Management. As food companies face mounting demands for traceability and supply chain visibility, this newly created FoodLogiQ position will support their needs and increase their speed to value.
FoodLogiQ and Savor Safe Food Announce Partnership
New partnership offers food companies the best-in-class consulting and technology
We are happy to announce a new partnership with Savor Safe Food! This new partnership combines Savor Safe Food’s expertise consulting services with FoodLogiQ’s traceability, food safety, recall management and supply chain transparency technology to provide food companies the support to navigate today’s increasingly complex food supply chains.
FoodLogiQ Disrupts the Food Industry with Market’s First Real-Time Recall Management Solution
Recall + Response to launch this week at National Restaurant Association Show
FoodLogiQ announces the launch of a first-of-its-kind solution, Recall + Response, the industry’s first real-time, SaaS solution for recall and stock withdrawal management. Serving as a centralized technology platform for executing stock withdrawals, recalls and mock recalls, Recall + Response empowers food companies both large and small to execute faster, more targeted recall management across their supply chain.
FoodLogiQ Survey Finds Consumers Have Exceptionally High Expectations for Food Transparency
Connect with FoodLogiQ at Food Safety Summit to discover how to earn a customer’s trust, loyalty and purchasing power through supply chain visibility and transparency
FoodLogiQ polled over 2,000 U.S. consumers to gauge their sentiment around food traceability and expectations for food companies regarding recalls and foodborne illness. Additionally, the survey posed questions around consumer preference for the identification of food sources with regard to labeling and menus. The complete survey and its findings have been published in A Food Company’s Guide to What Consumers Care About in the Age of Transparency, now available as a free download.
Supply Chain Visibility Among Major Themes at 2017 TPA Supply Chain Conference
FoodLogiQ will be among over 500 retailers, manufacturers, and technology solution providers convening in San Diego next week for the 2017 TPA Supply Chain Conference. Contributing to the industry-driven sessions, FoodLogiQ customer IPC/SUBWAY® will speak on the importance of supply chain traceability on May 2, 2017.
Five Guys Selects FoodLogiQ to Connect Global Supply Chain
Five Guys Burgers and Fries has selected FoodLogiQ and its Connect platform for global supply chain visibility, streamlined supplier management, and quality issue tracking and reporting. Driven by rapid growth, Five Guys required a supply chain solution that could meet its growing supplier management and food quality needs.
FoodLogiQ Releases Enhanced Reporting and Analytics Feature
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety and supply chain transparency software solutions, announced today the expansion of customizable reporting tools within its software FoodLogiQ Connect. Customers can now create an unlimited number of custom reports to visualize the millions of data points tracked in FoodLogiQ to make informed decisions for a safe and transparent supply chain.
FoodLogiQ Releases Food Industry’s Most Comprehensive End-to-End Quality Incidents Management Technology
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of traceability, food safety, and supply chain transparency software solutions, announced today the availability of the most comprehensive end-to-end quality incidents management technology on the market.
FoodLogiQ Expands Teams in Sales, Customer Success and Marketing
FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, traceability, and supply chain transparency software solutions, announced today the expansion of its team with several new hires in sales, customer success, marketing as well as appointing two leadership positions, Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Sales.
FoodLogiQ Named to Food Logistics’ 2016 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers List
Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named FoodLogiQ, the leading SaaS provider of food safety compliance, traceability, and supply chain transparency software solutions, to its 2016 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers list.
FoodLogiQ receives 2016 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award
Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected FoodLogiQ as a recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2016.
FoodLogiQ and WQS Announce Partnership
FoodLogiQ and WQS Food Verification today announced a partnership to pair industry-leading auditing services with a fully mobile, Cloud-based supplier management and traceability platform. The new partnership will help food companies respond to the onslaught of auditing and certifications being driven by increased regulatory and industry standards…
FoodLogiQ reinvents the user experience for food safety and traceability software
FoodLogiQ today announced the next generation of its user interface (UI) for FoodLogiQ Connect, the food industry’s leading traceability and food safety software. FoodLogiQ customers will now have a faster and easier way to interact with their suppliers and the data that drives their supply chain.
FoodLogiQ Connect 15.4 is here!
We’re excited to release version 15.4 of FoodLogiQ Connect today, our online supplier community used by food companies to manage quality, safety and traceability across their supply chain. To meet mounting regulatory requirements and consumer demands for transparency, food companies are partnering with FoodLogiQ to onboard all of their suppliers, capture product information from each of those suppliers, and rate them based on their own audits and assessments.