OBeer 4.3 has just been released, which focuses on the Brewer persona and lab/QC folks. As with past releases, OBeer 4.3 was driven by user feedback through direct interactions, ideas & recommendations posted on the OBeer forum. OBeer 4.3 focuses on the following updates: New & improved Production Scheduler Mobile Production app (stay tuned for separate blog update) New QC Analysis tool [...]
June marks the annual release of the Brewers Association’s updated production numbers, which provide the industry’s official measuring stick for craft beer industry growth. The growth appears to have slowed compared to prior years, but BA economist Bart Watson says there’s no need to panic. With natural maturation comes increased competition. Quality beer in today’s market is pretty much a given. You [...]
We'll be at CBC 2016 again this year in Philly. Here's a quick list of can't-miss events, from our booth to our customer panel, to the pre welcome reception happy hour. Be sure to add these events to your calendar.
New brewery management software solutions are popping up every year promising to be affordable, easy to use, and integrate with your current bookkeeping software. How do you determine which software is the best solution for your brewery's operations and goals? Here are 5 things to consider when comparing brewery management software solutions and selecting the best for your brewery: Ensure the [...]
Navigating the challenges of alternating proprietorships and contract brewing in a brewery
OrchestratedBEER helps breweries in a variety of ways. from ROI and replacing disparate systems, to getting the complete brewery picture. Hear how breweries explain the benefits of using OrchestratedBEER brewery management software to streamline daily operations from grain to glass. On the OrchestratedBEER ROI: “On a weekly basis we save anywhere from 20 to 30 hours a week, man hours, just because [...]
OrchestratedBEER 4.2 includes barrel management and 17 other reports, with special emphasis on a new quarterly TTB report.
The 2015 OBeer Recap can be classified as a Year of Growth and expansion. We added 98 new customers to our growing community. We brought our customer total to 225 and increased our daily user count to 1196, all while maintaining an astounding 95.74% retention rate. In March we launched a new product specifically for distilleries called OrchestratedSPIRITS. OSpirits adapts the same [...]
How connecting the dots in your brewery is actually made more difficult by multiple tools and brewery systems
Windecker delivering the Orchestrate 2015 Keynote We recently hosted our fourth annual user conference, Orchestrate 2015, here in our hometown of Portland, Oregon. Under a new name, Orchestrate is the annual user conference event for OrchestratedBEER and OrchestratedSPIRITS software users to discover how to better utilize new and existing software features as well as network with fellow users. Growth [...]