A: We have a Payroll Interface Module which allows you to import your payroll data into OrchestratedBEER with a few clicks. The Payroll Interface Module eliminates the time spent entering transactions from a third-party payroll provider i.e ADP, PayChex, Paylocity etc.
You can continue to use the same payroll system that you are currently using. Alternatively, you can also create a journal entry payroll entry template, which can be used to manually enter in payroll into the general ledger. Read this blog on brewery POS, Payroll & other interfaces for more details
A: You can export all of your end of year financials into an Excel Spreadsheet to give to your CPA. OrchestratedBEER is fully GAAP compliant, so the financial information that you can export can be relied upon by your CPA.
Yes. However, OnDemand is a different license type than Enterprise. You will purchase the software licenses in order to migrate from the monthly subscription of OnDemand. OnDemand provides a preconfigured environment that makes assumptions on process flow based off of craft brewery best practices. If you have special or complicated needs, you may consider doing a custom implementation.
A: OnDemand is available as a cloud solution only. Enterprise can be hosted in your own private cloud or on-premise if you already have in-house servers and/or an IT department. We offer a supported and managed hosting environments which is accessible securely anywhere via internet connection.
A: Yes, using OrchestratedBEER cuts out the need for normal bookkeeping operations/transactions. The reason being is that with OrchestratedBEER all accounting is automated in the background. Not only does it cut out the need for basic bookkeeping software such as Quickbooks but it also allows a full view into your business. You have a full 360 degree view into your brewery whether its Inventory, Recipes, Accounting, QC, Sales Orders, etc. Additionally, OrchestratedBEER has 100+ brewery reports built in, so there is no longer a need to parse together data/numbers from 3 different sources i.e. paper, spreadsheets and QuickBooks.
Yes, we work with other SAP Business One partners in your country of origin, who are familiar with country localizations and can provide a country specific version of SAP Business One in which OrchestratedBEER runs in. There are hundreds of SAP Partners around the world. Currently we have partners in Canada, UK, South Africa and Australia that are able to provide the country localizations.
OnDemand is currently only available in the U.S. and U.K.
A: You have authorization controls for each user to restrict access to different functions of the software or sensitive information. Additionally, there are limited user licenses that are available at a reduced price, which by default limit access to the users within their roles. These limited users can be Mobile Production/Packaging Users, mobile inventory, limited financial users, etc.
A: All of our support staff are located at our Beaverton, Oregon headquarters and work with breweries on a daily basis, we do not outsource customer support. All users have free access to unlimited online ticketing for support, OrchestratedBEER User Forum, and eLearning website for assistance. After full training and stabilization we have additional options for unlimited phone support. A support technician is on-call 24/7 in case of emergencies. Read more about our support options.
Yes, you can capture all the Mash Data, Lauter Data, Kettle Data, Whirlpool Data, and Fermentation Data within OrchestratedBEER. There are 60+ QC metrics available out of the box. Additionally, we have our Advanced QC module available, to learn more about our Advanced QC module click here.
A: Yes, we have 2 different offerings (OnDemand and Enterprise) which meet the needs of different craft breweries in the different stages of their business life cycle. Our OnDemand offering is the most affordable offering which requires little upfront costs and a subscription based license that is paid monthly. The thing to consider is that OrchestratedBEER is not an expense like most software, it is an investment because of the cost saving benefits that you gain by centralizing your processes in one solution. To learn more about the value of using OrchestratedBEER read the following blog.