Time for an upgrade: why dated ERP systems could be costing you more than you think

John Prendergast explains why bakeries struggle with old software and how they can approach modernisation. Last week, one of our directors at RedBlack Software, Martin Coyle, wrote a piece on some of the problems we see with older ERP systems. He explained that many of the bakeries that had contacted us recently last upgraded their business … [Read more...]

Award-winning Cybakers raised the bar in 2016

Users of our systems won a huge haul of trophies this year, writes John Prendergast. It’s not exactly controversial to say that 2016 has been a turbulent year for many of us. From political shocks around the world, to the tragic deaths of many beloved celebrities, to the traumatic loss of about 30% of our Toblerone, this year has been steeped in … [Read more...]

ABST Conference indicates a bright future for the bakery industry

Last weekend saw the Alliance for Bakery Students and Trainees (ABST) hold their annual conference and AGM. RedBlack Software was incredibly proud to sponsor this wonderful event for the second year running, with yours truly available all weekend to answer students’ questions about the UK’s favourite bakery management software. Tech-savvy … [Read more...]