Food service distribution software allows users the ability to schedule, track, and manage inventory related to food storage and distribution. Food service distribution companies use the software to plan shipments, manage customers, and maintain well-documented records of food orders. These platforms provide tools to process orders, manage payments, track deliveries, and manage inventory. One of the most common features is the ability to produce analytics reports to use in sales processes and retrospective performance evaluation. Many food service distribution products provide tools for analyzing performance, profits, and market prices to maximize sales effectiveness. Some food service management products contain tools for managing incoming distributions, but these products are geared towards managing outgoing shipments and orders.
To qualify for inclusion in the Food service distribution category, a product must: