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Ovotrack opens office in Kalona, IA

Ovotrack opens office in Kalona, IA With a rapidly growing customer base in the USA and Canada, the Ovotrack customer support team needs to increase its footprint in North America. On July 1, Brandon Helmuth, who runs the North American service department, has moved to a bigger office in Kalona, IA. The new location in Kalona will also act as a repair and distribution centre for Ovotrack hardware and spare...

Case study: Star Egg controls inventory of eggs and packaging

Case study: Star Egg controls inventory of eggs and packaging Star Egg, an egg grading company based in Saskatoon in Canada’s Saskatchewan province, grades eggs of different types from over 60 farms. In 2010, Star Egg was involved in a traceability pilot project set up by Egg Farmers of Canada (EFC),  the national egg farmers’ organization that manages the supply of eggs, promotes eggs and sets standards for egg farming...

Visit us at SIAVS 2019 in Brazil

Visit us at SIAVS 2019 in Brazil For the first time, Ovotrack will be present at the SIAVS exhibition in São Paulo. This International Poultry And Pork Show will be held at Anhembi Parque in São Paulo, Brazil, from August 27th to August 29th. With more than 150 exhibitors, SIAVS is the country’s largest poultry and pig farming event! The Ovotrack team, including our South American agent Rogério Belzer, will...

First Ovotrack Academy in Wisconsin is a winner

First Ovotrack Academy in Wisconsin is a winner S&R Egg Farms hosted the first Ovotrack Academy at their brand new egg processing center in Cold Springs, WI. The first edition of this new Ovotrack service focused on Moba customers in the USA. For two days, all existing Ovotrack modules were discussed in six blocks, each block addressing a specific process step, such as ‘database and synchronization’, ‘receiving eggs and material’,...

Case study: Poringer tracks colored and graded eggs

Case study: Poringer tracks colored and graded eggs Austrian egg grading center Poringer was one of the first Ovotrack customers. Poringer began using Ovotrack in 2004. So this year Poringer and Ovotrack are celebrating 15 years of partnership. Traceability and food safety standards in Austria are very high. The Austrian organization AMA guarantees egg traceability throughout the country. All information on eggs received from farms and eggs shipped to customers...

Connecting Ovotrack to your grading machine to collect grading results

Connecting Ovotrack to your grading machine -1- to collect grading results For most Ovotrack customers, connecting Ovotrack to their grading machine is one of the most essential items. However, several details need to be observed before this connection can be made successfully. The added value for traceability is obvious, but there are many other benefits, too. This connection can be made in different ways. The best option for you is...

f&f SA/AG production process with Ovotrack

f&f SA/AG production process with Ovotrack Here you can see the production process at our valued customer f&f SA/AG in Switzerland. f&f uses following Ovotrack solutions through complete process, from the farm to their customers:Ovotrack Database, Ovotrack Farm Label Printing, Ovotrack Receive, Ovotrack Farm Seconds, Ovotrack Packaging, Ovotrack Egg Quality, Ovotrack Loader, Ovotrack Eggs Cargo Identifier, Ovotrack Grading Results, Ovotrack Egg Balancing, Ovotrack End-of-Lane, Ovotrack Grader Seconds, Ovotrack Print &...

Ovotrack takes part in VIV Asia for the first time

Ovotrack takes part in VIV Asia for the first time VIV Asia, the biggest exhibition for the Asian poultry industry, took place from March 13th to March 15th in Bangkok, Thailand. This was the first time Ovotrack participated in VIV Asia and, after IPPE Atlanta, this was our second exhibition of 2019. As many countries in Asia are stepping up food safety regulations, it is important that they are aware...

IPPE 2019 huge success for Ovotrack; next stop VIV Asia Bangkok

IPPE 2019 huge success for Ovotrack, next stop; VIV Asia Bangkok Last week both Ovotrack and LeBron James made it to Atlanta. Where LeBron James and the LA Lakers got beaten, Ovotrack had a very successful week. A lot of existing customers and prospects from the United States, Canada and South America visited our booth to meet with our team and discuss the latest Ovotrack solutions for egg grading, egg processing and...

Ice Kart Event BlueStar and Honeywell

Ice Kart Event BlueStar and Honeywell With summer drawing close, the thought of snow is quite distant. You wouldn’t expect to need you winter tires for quite a while. However, there’s one place where you’ll need them regardless of the season. BlueStar and Honeywell organized an event at the Ice Kart racetrack in Rucphen, the Netherlands. They invited their fastest growing customers to compete with one another on the icy...