Food and beverage manufacturers rely on information technology to meet market demands. However, food is one market where most enterprise applications show a number of "fatal flaws"—capabilities whose omission can impede operations to the extent of complete failure.
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and behold, not many ERP and SCM products cater to this need. A major fatal flaw example is catchweight , or the actual weight of units of goods that are sold or inventoried by quantity. Namely, some food products are prepackaged, but priced by weight, as in meats, cheeses, and some fruits and vegetables. Most poultry meat and fish products are also bought and sold in cartons or packages, and priced by weight, so that food distributors need to be able to accurately weigh and price by weight at the point o