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Color Converting Selects Whistle Middleware

Color Converting Industries, a leading manufacturer of inks for flexible packaging products, has licensed Coolearth’s Whistle Middleware solution.
Whistle Middleware enables seamless integration of warehouse management and shop floor automation solutions directly with ERP systems. Color Converting will use Whistle Middleware for integrating its manufacturing execution and ink formulation applications with backoffice inventory, manufacturing, and financials.

Coolearth Announces Whistle Dashboard 1.0

Coolearth announced the general release of the Whistle Dashboard Version 1.0. The Whistle Dashboard is a web-based reporting, business analytics, and event management solution designed to work with the company’s Whistle SCE solution and the respective ERP systems of its customers.
The Whistle Dashboard supports real-time decision-making by providing a single, configurable view into all manufacturing,…

Coolearth to Help Sponsor Agilisys Food SIG

Coolearth announced that it will help sponsor the Agilisys Food Industry Special Interest Group (SIG) Meeting. The meeting will be held on July 21-22 at the Radisson Conference Center in Plymouth, Minnesota.
Coolearth will help Agilisys and Cargill sponsor the event by hosting a special session Friday, July 22, at 3:00pm designed to educate conference-goers on…

Lisa Hjorten to Provide Coolearth Strategic Services

Coolearth announced that Lisa Hjorten, founder and former CEO of Pacific Edge Software, will be providing strategic consulting services to Coolearth’s senior management team.
Hjorten will assist Coolearth with several key areas, including strategic planning, sales, and fundraising. The company, which has experienced a 40% increase in revenues each year since its founding in 1997, believes…

Basic American Foods Selects Whistle Middleware

Basic American Foods (BAF), a leading processor of bean and potato products, has licensed Coolearth’s Whistle Middleware to help its shop floor applications talk seamlessly to its ERP system.
Whistle Middleware enables real-time issuing and reporting of production from Whistle SCE and other third party applications directly to back-end ERP systems. BAF will use Whistle for…

Coolearth Announces Whistle SCE 3.2

Coolearth announced the general release of Whistle Supply Chain Execution (SCE) Version 3.2.
The Whistle SCE solution is Coolearth’s core product offering, incorporating wireless-based warehouse management and shop floor execution functionality for manufacturers in the food & beverage, chemical, and other process industries.
“We are very pleased to release Whistle SCE Version 3.2,” said David Zimmerman, Coolearth…

Ed Miniat Selects Whistle SCE

Ed Miniat, a leading processor of beef and edible oil products for the foodservice industry, has licensed Coolearth’s Whistle SCE solution to address its warehouse management and production execution needs.
Ed Miniat had run into several obstacles in a major ERP implementation caused by functional gaps in inventory control, barcoding, and catch-weighting. They selected Coolearth for…

Coolearth Named One of 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in Washington State

Business Journal named Coolearth Technologies as one of the 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Washington State. Coolearth placed 36th in the ranking.
“We are proud to be recognized by the Puget Sound Business Journal,” said David Zimmerman, Coolearth President and CEO. “Our growth is a testament to our customers, our products, and to our employees, who…

Coolearth Releases Whistle SCE Centralized Architecture

Coolearth Technologies announced the release of its Whistle 3.0 Centralized Architecture.
Centralized Archicture optionally allows customers to run the Whistle suite of supply chain execution applications from a centralized environment.  For companies which have multiple facilities live on Whistle, this model represents a substantial cost savings.
“Centralized Architecture means fewer servers,” said David Zimmerman, Coolearth President and…

Lopez Foods Licenses Whistle SCE Software Suite

Coolearth Technologies announced that Lopez Foods has licensed its Whistle supply chain execution software suite. Lopez, a leading supplier of meat products for McDonald’s and Wal-Mart, will implement Whistle in its Oklahoma production facility. Lopez Foods’ subsidiary, Carneco Foods, will also implement Whistle at its Nebraska production facility.
“Whistle will allow us to automate data collection,…