VicinityBrew┬« Summit is a free event and is open to both VicinityBrew Clients as well as local brewers who are interested and available. The focus of the event is to discuss the manufacturing needs of the craft beer industry in an open forum and collaborative environment. The summit is an opportunity for breweries to learn more about VicinityBrew and other solutions available, but overall the goal of the event is to create an opportunity for a group of breweries to share best practices and exchange experiences at various sizes of production and explore what possibilities are ahead for the future.
Vicinity Manufacturing has previously hosted this event in Atlanta as well as Asheville. For the upcoming third installment the VicinityBrew team will be traveling to Frederick, MD to host the event alongside longtime client and VicinityBrew user Flying Dog Brewery.
Past attendees had the following to say about the event:
“Eye opening. The next step in craft brewery business organization.” -Robbie O’Cain, Manager of Brewery Operations, Starr Hill Brewery.
“The laid back atmosphere and camaraderie was great!” -Madison Roane, Production Mgr., Cigar City Brewing.
“A fantastic blend of client-driven software and networking with those in the brewing industry.” -Jason Luna, Co-Founder, 38o Draft
The event will be held Monday September 8th with sessions beginning at 10 a.m. and wrapping up around 5 p.m. Following the day of informative sessions and collaborative efforts, attendees are invited to join VicinityBrew and clients on a tour to visit some of local brew scene in Frederick.
VicinityBrew with Microsoft Dynamics enables breweries to meet fluctuating demands of customer requirements for quality, delivery, and price. Key functionality includes centralized recipe management, quality control, lot traceability and recall, TTB reporting, inventory control, production planning, and scheduling. Vicinity’s craft brewing clients include Deschutes Brewery, Highland Brewing Company, Flying Dog Brewery and Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.
About Vicinity Manufacturing
Since 2001 Vicinity Manufacturing has developed software exclusively for the process manufacturing industry. Vicinity software for brewing increases operational efficiency and reduces costs by automating and integrating critical information along the supply chain. As a Microsoft Certified Partner, Vicinity Manufacturing has provided industry leading solutions for batch manufacturing for over a decade. Our clients span across four continents and are comprised of manufacturers from the food, beverage, chemical, paint, coatings, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical industries. Vicinity is available as an onsite application or as a subscription.