Episode: "Enabling Time Savings And Compliance In The Food Supply Chain"
This week Patrick Zelaya, HeavyConnect Founder & CEO, joined the Digital Supply Chain podcast with host Tom Raftery, Global VP at SAP. Listen to the episode where they discuss the time savings companies achieve by going digital with their Food Safety programs.
Everyone involved in the first few miles of the food supply chain needs to document and demonstrate...
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