New Tax Law Will Impact Brewers TTB Reporting

New Tax Law Gives Tax Break to Brewers and Will Impact TTB Reporting As you may have already heard, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which includes the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (CBMTRA), was passed by Congress last Wednesday. This historic legislation paves the way for distinctly lower excise tax rates for alcoholic beverage manufacturers. Orchestra Software, [...]

By | December 27th, 2017|

OBeer Mobile Production App Update

We just released OBeer v4.3 which also includes a stunning new update on the mobile side as well. Version 4.3 of the app is sure to initiate some fist bumps in the brew house once brewers get a taste of all the new stuff, (even the tank visuals got new digs). The OBeer Mobile Production App extends production capabilities out to the brewery [...]

By | June 29th, 2016|

TTB Compliance Using Brewery Management Software

“Man, I love a good TTB audit!” – said no one ever. Buried deep inside a lengthy 2011 report was an audacious plan by the TTB to audit every brewery in the United States by 2016. A more recent report in February 2015 detailed the most common brewery ttb compliance and tax issues encountered during brewery audits. We’ve provided a quick summary [...]

By | March 24th, 2015|

iPad Packaging App

The Long-awaited OrchestratedBEER iPad app version 2.0.2 is now available for download on the iTunes app store. The app got a serious overhaul with a new user interface and increased functionality. Users can now view important information about all open production orders, including: Planned quantity, Completed quantity, Completion percentage, Due dates & Beer components

By | August 14th, 2014|

Breweries Share Examples of Simplified Brewery Software

OBeer customers Conner Helton, Controller of Avery brewing and Paul Burgis, GM at Golden Road Brewing Co. recently met up with Orchestra Software President, Brad Windecker to attend one of the biggest business technology conferences in the U.S The slogan for this year's conference was “Simple”. That’s it. The 3-day show focused on business software innovations that help businesses simplify operations. Paul [...]

By | June 9th, 2014|

Brewery Production Scheduling on Mobile Device

Brewery Scheduling Goes Mobile We recently asked our customers what they wanted to be able to do with the production scheduler. The requests we received were anywhere from, “I’d like to put our production schedule on a big screen TV in the brew house so that everyone can see,” to “I’d like to get my production schedule on an iPad so that [...]

By | January 29th, 2014|