November 2016

All the latest news on the food industry, updates & industry events.

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Customer News

Junee Lamb

Junee Lamb is one of New South Wales’ leading sheep meat processors and exporters, processing over 3500 head of sheep daily on average. Emydex Phase 1 went live in April 2016 covering Livestock purchasing, processing and payments, Kill floor grading, as well as ERP Integration.

O’Connor (Beef)

G&K O’Connor is one of Australia’s leading beef processors and exporters for the Japanese, Korean, S.E. Asia and US markets. The initial phase of the project, soon to go-live, focuses on Livestock procurement, kill floor processing and payments, including grading, sex/dentition & NLIS terminal.

Wodonga (Beef)

Wodonga Abattoir is a Beef Processing exporter based in Australia. The abattoir operates as a multi-species plant for the processing of cattle, sheep & bobby calves. Phase 1 of the Emydex project went live in October 2016, replacing their existing inventory, sales & dispatch systems.

Clogherhead Fisherman’s Co-Op

Clogherhead Co-op is one of Ireland’s leading Seafood Processors, specialising in frozen at sea prawns. A 12-strong fleet of modern fishing vessels each operate Emydex labelling systems with specialist ‘frozen at sea’ equipment allowing prawns to be quickly frozen, ensuring quality, freshness and traceability.

La Rousse Foods (Beef & Cheese)

La Rousse Foods specialise in the supply of fine foods to over 1,300 high-end food establishments in Ireland. Emydex’s Production Management and QA software systems are live since early 2016 in La Rousse’s Cheese Processing and Catering Butchery Operations.

Meliomar (Tuna)

Meliomar Inc is a Tuna processor & exporter located in Manila (Philippines). Meliomar are partners of the Artsemar program for fisheries improvement run by Blueyou in Switzerland. Meliomar are migrating from a manual factory floor system to an Emydex data capture, production and traceability reporting system.

Klein Karoo (Ostrich)

Klein Karoo is the world’s foremost Ostrich producer, supplying 65% of Ostrich meat found on international markets. Emydex is live in all kill line, de-boning and value added operations in Klein Karoo’s three meat processing facilities in Oudtshoorn, Graaff-Reinet and Swellendam, South Africa.

New customer signings

Over the past 12 months, Emydex have signed up 12 new customer sites spread across Ireland, the UK, Australia, South Africa and the Philippines, bringing the total number of Emydex sites supported globally to over 90.

Some further recent customer signings include:

Capestone Organic (Poultry)

Capestone Organic Poultry are an award winning, fully integrated organic free-range poultry farm. Emydex are building a robust Traceability and Production Management system for Capestone to eliminate their current paper-based production management processes, delivering a real-time production control system.

Irish Casings (Casings)

Irish Casing Company is a leading Irish meat supplier of beef, pork and sheep natural casings and co-products. Emydex are developing a cloud-based Production Management System to enable ICC to manage Stock Control, Yields and Costings as well a Quality Control at their head quarter site in Tullamore.

Rosie & Jim (Poultry)

Rosie and Jim are a leading Irish food producer supplying ready to cook chicken products to the retail, food service and catering trades. Implementation of Emydex’s Packing and Processing, Warehouse Management and Recipe Formulation Software is due to commence shortly.

Dawn Fresh (Seafood)

Dawnfresh are one of the UK’s largest seafood producers supplying the UK and around the world. Emydex are implementing an end-to-end factory floor system, providing real-time, accurate production and traceability reporting as well as information on factory floor performance.

Product News

Emydex Quality System

The Emydex Quality and Compliance module replaces paper based Quality check/audit sheets. It is highly configurable, and can be designed to suit individual company requirements. Fully integrated with the Emydex factory floor system, the Quality module includes a survey builder, scheduler, workflows, alerts, reminders & reports.

Partner News

North American Distributor

Terry McCorriston, based in Ontario, was appointed as the distributor for Emydex in North America in March 2016. Having previously worked with a number of ERP vendor’s in Canada, Terry has extensive experience in implementing production planning and shop floor solutions in some of Canada’s largest meat processing companies.

Event News


Emydex have been shortlisted for the fifth year in a row for the Deloitte Technology Fast50 Awards, achieving some 528% cumulative growth in revenue since the first year entered. The awards, now in their 17th year, demonstrate the strength of the indigenous technology sector in Ireland.

Agribusiness Awards

Emydex are proud sponsors of the Agribusiness Awards 2016  for the 2nd year in a row, sponsoring the ‘Best Use of Technology’ award. Last year two Emydex customers scooped the top awards winning both Pork & Beef Processors of the year.

Emydex News

Customer Satisfaction Survey

We recently conducted a customer survey in which we asked for feedback on a number of areas that address principal drivers of customer satisfaction: Overall Satisfaction, Likelihood of Recommending Emydex, Quality of System, Project Management, Managing Expectations, Customer Helpdesk, Lead Programmer and so on.

Summary level results of the survey are available on our website

Emydex new website

Earlier this year, Emydex launched a new mobile friendly website with updated content, videos and comprehensive news section. Download Industry and Software Module brochures from our downloads section or read customer case studies and profiles in our customer’s section.

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