Simple Connected Automation for Food Manufacturing

All in one software for food manufactureres offering:

OAL Connected protects over 1,100 packaging lines.

Leading food manufacturers use OAL Autocoding to scan and verify the label, date code and packaging of over 7.8 billion products every year. 

We chose the OAL system because it’s a tried and tested solution that provides the compliance we need. It’s easy to use and has helped us focus by accurately recording line stoppages and identifying areas for improvement.
— Julie Rice, Technical Manager, Ichiban UK.
We have seen an approximate 30% rise in OEE on our line since the install of OEE.
— Andrew Horkan, Continuous Improvement Engineer, Wagg Foods (IPN).

Download our Latest Guide 

Discover the five best practice steps food manufacturers take when starting a continuous improvement journey, and how you can easily implement them into your organisation. 

We’ve helped many manufacturers implement efficiency and productivity measures. Analysis of successful continuous improvement programmes has shown us that it’s critical to get the foundations right when building a performance-based organisational culture. But how do you achieve that, and where do you start? Download the guide to find out...

New Videos 

What are the Top 5 Reasons for Packaging & Labelling Errors?

Watch Faye Louch our OAL Connected Trainer explain the top 5 reasons for label and packaging errors in food manufacturing. 

Learn how by using Automation such as Autocoding and OAL Connected can help you avoid product recalls and emergency product withdrawals caused by these errors.  For food manufacturers, these errors can incur large monetary fines and a massive loss to brand reputation within the industry. 

To find out more about label and packaging errors, click to read Wayne Johnson our OAL Connected Manager's blog post. 

Latest Packaging Line Automation Video

Allergen control with OAL Connected

We can all agree that controlling allergens is more challenging as packaging has become more similar. It's much more diffucult for operators to spot the difference between different products with different allergen risks.

But with OAL Autocoding, we can ensure product is packaged correctly by proactively verifying and scanning every product to ensure it's in the correct packaging.

Find out how Bakkavor are using OAL's system to control allergens in this case study.

Latest OAL Connected Case Study

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Wagg Foods Increase OEE by 30% with OAL Connected 

Wagg Foods were looking for automation solutions protecting their brand from human errors, ensure compliance with retailer’s codes of practice and improve their overall operational efficiency (OEE). Following a review of suppliers, Wagg Foods approached OAL as their system is tried and trusted in the industry. 

Read the full story about how Wagg Foods increased their OEE by 30% with OAL Connected

Latest Autocoding Case Study

Dawnfresh Seafoods OAL

Dawnfresh Seafoods Automate for M&S Code of Practice Compliance

Dawnfresh has invested in automation to ensure compliance with retailers’ codes of practice. The OAL Connected system controls the packaging line preventing product recalls related to label and date code errors as well as delivering a 10% uplift in packaging line throughput.


Discover the full story of automation at Dawnfresh Seafoods here.