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Suppliers Management

The ‘Suppliers’ section in Forkto is where you can add, view, and manage all your food suppliers.

Overview of Suppliers Section

When you visit the ‘Suppliers’ page, you will see a button labeled ‘Add a Supplier’. Below this button, there is a grid display of all your suppliers, each represented by a card. You can also switch to a table view for a more detailed list of all suppliers.

Adding a Supplier

To add a new supplier:

  1. Navigate to the ‘Suppliers’ page.
  2. Click on the ‘Add a Supplier’ button.
  3. A form will pop up asking for the supplier’s details. Fill in the information.
  4. Click on the ‘Save’ button to add the supplier. The new supplier will now appear in your list of suppliers.

Viewing Supplier Details

Each supplier card in the grid view shows the supplier’s name, address, and ID. If you want more details or want to edit the supplier’s details:

  1. Click on the supplier card from the grid view or the corresponding row in the table view.
  2. This will open a detailed view of the supplier, where you can view more information or choose to edit the details.

Archiving a Supplier

If a supplier is no longer active but you want to keep their information for record-keeping:

  1. From the detailed view of the supplier, click on the ‘Archive’ button.
  2. Confirm your action if prompted. The supplier will be moved to an ‘Archived’ state.

Note: To view archived suppliers, click on the ‘Show Archived’ button at the top of the page. Click on ‘Hide Archived’ to hide them again.

Remember, keeping your supplier information up-to-date in Forkto is crucial for inventory management, order placements, and maintaining a well-organized record of your food business operations.

Mission

At Forkto, we're on a mission to transform the way food businesses manage their operations. Our journey began with a vision to simplify compliance and enhance transparency in the food industry. With a blend of cutting-edge technology and industry expertise, we've created solutions that empower businesses to thrive while upholding the highest standards of quality and safety.

Established in 2022 by a team of passionate software developers, Forkto was founded with a clear purpose: to streamline HACCP and BRC compliance. Drawing insights from HACCP consultants and industry professionals, we set out to revolutionize how food businesses approach their day-to-day operations.

At the heart of Forkto lies our innovative software, meticulously crafted to address the unique challenges faced by food businesses. From inventory management to temperature monitoring, operational checks, and label creation, our platform offers a comprehensive suite of tools to simplify operations and ensure compliance.

We envision a future where trust and transparency define every aspect of the food chain. Through accessible technology and a commitment to sustainability, we're building a food industry that fosters accountability and empowers businesses to thrive.

Our mission is clear: to equip food businesses with innovative tools for comprehensive food safety and traceability. By providing accessible solutions and fostering a culture of continuous improvement, we're reshaping the landscape of the food industry one business at a time.