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Horoquartz solutions for food and agriculture

Managing employees' schedules in the food and agriculture sector can be a real headache: seasonal variations, workflow constraints, production rhythms, skills management and of course... deadlines to be met! Horoquartz offers solutions which help food producers to construct schedules tailored to their workloads and production models. Guaranteeing the security of food production sites is also a major priority for Horoquartz.

Problems specific to this sector

  • Calculating operational resource requirements using the production calendar derived from the ERP and production model (cartography).
  • Establishing work schedules for all production teams, ensuring the necessary skills are in place and respecting all applicable legislation.
  • Maintaining complete control over annual working hours, overtime, temporary work, absenteeism and other factors with a direct impact on the cost of production.
  • Detailed, real-time monitoring of time spent on different tasks, performance analysis of teams and machines (OEE), current accounts.
  • Improving management and control of operational functions.
  • Securing access to production units, reducing the risk of sabotage which can have such serious consequences in this sector.

Horoquartz solutions for food industry

The eTemptation suite simplifies time and schedule management, as well as production monitoring, for businesses in the food and agriculture sector:

  • HQ Planning handles the working timetables of your production teams, based on the workload to be processed and the skills required. It automatically calculates resource requirements based on your order book and production model
  • HQ Time offers automated time management, monitoring employee presence and absences. This solution allows you to maintain control over annual working hours and overtime, while also efficiently managing temporary employees.
  • HQ Activity offers various production monitoring functions, with modules for the input of workshop data, supervision and integration with your ERP.

Devoted to boosting the security of food production facilities, Protecsys 2 Suite offers a range of access control, surveillance and intruder alarm functions.

Expertise and best practices

300 businesses in the food and agriculture sectors already use Horoquartz technology. Major multinational accounts and small businesses alike, all of our clients benefit from Horoquartz's broad experience and tailored methodology for the food production sector.

At first primarily focused on work schedule management, our clients are now increasingly turning to us for help boosting efficiency, increasing quality and driving down costs. More efficient management of operator schedules is essential for the optimisation of production lines, reducing cost prices and increasing the service rate.

In terms of security, Horoquartz offers a wealth of expertise in the highly specific challenges of this sector.

More and more producers are turning to our security and access control solutions to ensure permanent surveillance of their production facilities.