The Complete Solution
for Your Sauces and Dressings Operation

Aptean for Sauces and Dressings

From chunky sauces to high-viscous pastes, bouillons to specialty dressings, processing high-quality sauces and dressings is a complicated business. Increasing demand and strict requirements from retailers, food services, industrial customers and consumers puts pressure on sauce and dressing processors to ensure the safety, efficiency and consistency of the products they manufacture.

Customers who choose Aptean's food and beverage solutions to run their businesses are able to better manage complex formulations, measure for consistency, analyze yield for moisture, temperature and quality in real time, and account for multiple units of measure. By relying on industry-specific software to run your operations, you can increase the efficiency of your production processes and scale your operations.

We provide a complete solution for your sauces and dressings operations, including:

  • Lot Traceability
  • Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Batch Processing
  • Yield Management
  • Bill of Materials (BOM)
  • Production Scheduling
  • Work in Progress (WIP)
  • Waste Management
  • Multiple Units of Measure

Your Industry Challenges

Complex Batch Processing

Managing advanced recipes and formulations based on the type of sauces and dressings you manufacture requires specialized technology. With software built for the food industry, you can manage large batches of raw materials between kettles, cooling areas and storage and create production orders according to defined batch sizes, making it possible to plan for production that meets your equipment capacities.


Ensuring the quality and consistency of the products you produce is essential when it comes to your success as a sauce or dressing processor. Industry-specific software solutions help you manage mixing and temperature processes using mandatory quality checks and audits to preserve taste, increase efficiency and maintain consistency.

Lot Traceability

As consumers demand more transparency in the food they consume, it becomes increasingly important that food companies are able to trace materials from pre-receipt all the way through production. Lot traceability functionality found in food-specific software allows sauce and dressing processors to isolate or quarantine materials based on origin, allergen risk or expiry date to keep customers safe.

Packaging and Distribution

Sauce and dressing packaging comes in every size, shape and material, all of which are dependent on product safety, storage requirements and consumer preference. Leading sauce and dressing processors rely on software for the food industry to streamline packaging and warehouse processes and optimize distribution and shipping operations.

Industry-Specific Capabilities


Account for raw materials and finished goods through the production process and isolate defective products at the batch level in the event of a recall. More


Set up mandatory quality audits and scoresheets at every step of the production cycle to check for product consistency, integrity and safety. More

Reporting & Analytics

Create robust, customizable reports that measure performance and utilize real-time and historical production, sales and costing data for accurate forecasting. More

Manufacturing & Production

Integrate production scheduling, planning, batch processing and consolidation to boost efficiency across production and distribution channels. More

Warehousing & Inventory

Manage picks, putaways, packing and shipping to keep track of inventory movements and streamline warehouse processes. More

Plant Maintenance

Monitor equipment performance, maintenance schedules, sanitation and changeovers to optimize plan attainment and OEE. More

Industry-Specific Solutions

Distinct industry challenges require specific solutions. Aptean's tailored products can help your sauces and dressings business tackle these challenges, and more, with ease. Explore our solutions to find out how you can comply with food safety standards while driving operational efficiency and achieving measurable results.

Enterprise Resource Planning

Streamline operations, connect departments and create more efficient processes while addressing safety, regulatory and quality demands.

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Manufacturing Execution System

Use real-time, shop-floor data to optimize plan attainment, improve OEE and gain complete visibility into all aspects of production and quality compliance.

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Warehouse Management System

Uncover areas of improvement in your warehouse, track performance metrics and eliminate costs associated with inventory, space and labor.

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Sauces and Dressings Organizations That Trust Aptean

Hela Logo

When the current system was unable to handle growing demand and no further adjustments could be made, it was time for an upgraded solution which supported EDI with increased productivity.

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Excalibur Logo

With over 20 years on a legacy ERP system and when over-customizing closed the door for an upgrade path, it was time for a new ERP system that would establish best practices implemented throughout the entire operation.

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Maison Orphee Logo

An ERP specifically built for the food industry brought a user-friendly, intuitive approach to provide greater visibility, cost control and analysis and further efficiencies.

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Frumarco Logo

Processing fruits such as apples, pears and dates into fruit syrup and endless other possibilities including concentrates and mixins from different types of fruits and vegetables.

Glasbest Logo

Production-lines pack products for third parties including large-scale manufacturers that have no filling-lines for glass. Additionally, serving small businesses or chefs that make an outstanding product that they want to produce on a larger scale.

Industry Highlights

See how our tailored food software solutions help sauces and dressings operations like yours solve the unique challenges of your industry to drive operational success.