The Produce News asks Charles Waud about Traceability and Technology Systems

Melanie Richer of The Produce News recently sat down with Charles Waud to discuss traceability and technology systems. “A good inventory system should integrate a traceability component — it’s the smart way to go,” said Charles Waud, president of WaudWare, a software solutions company based in Brampton, ON. PICS software is a complete system you…Read More

Exciting News… we have a new employee!

Please welcome Denis Kharlamov to the WaudWare team, as of April 30, 2012. Denis will be working with us in a programming capacity for the summer. Denis is a member of the team from Sheridan College who have been helping us over the past several months with the re-write of PICS. Email Denis at denis@waudware…Read More

Downey Farms: A History of Quality

The folks at Downey Farms Ltd. have been using the Produce Inventory Control System (PICS) for several years. With Produce Traceability Initiatives (PTI) on the horizon, and to gain more control over their potato packing process, inventory and other needs, Downey Farms decided to implement the PICS Production Module. This will allow them to keep…Read More

Welcome to our newest PICS Customer!

We are thrilled to announce that Magalas Produce of Waterford, Ontario – proud producers of strawberries, sweet corn, zucchini, stake tomatoes, cantaloupe, and roma tomatoes – is our newest PICS customer. Installation will begin shortly. From one family to another… welcome!    

5th Annual WaudWare Invitational Golf Tournament – Thursday, August 2, 2012

A new year is here and we are again in the planning stages for our 5th annual Golf Tournament in support of the Brampton and Area Community Foundation (BACF). Last year we raised in excess of $8,700.00. This brings our total contribution to the BACF to $20,000.00+ in the last four years. A big thank-you…Read More

NetBeans Training Week of March 12-16th

A little pain = mega gain! We may be little slower than usual responding to non-urgent support calls next week (March 12-16). We are fortunate to have an Oracle NetBeans product manager flying in from Amsterdam to provide us with one on one training on the platform we are using to rewrite PICS and other…Read More

Charles Waud interviewed for Americafruit Magazine

The next issue of Americafruit Magazine will include a feature on Food Safety and Traceability.  Maura Maxwell requested an update from WaudWare president, F. Charles Waud regarding the latest product and service offerings for the fresh produce industry, projects WaudWare will be focusing on in 2012 and technological advances that have had the biggest impact…Read More

PICS Rewrite

We are excited to announce that, starting in January 2012, PICS and other related WaudWare products will be completely rewritten. Why are we doing this? One of our fundamental operating philosophies has always been to make business decisions in the best interests of our customers. We attribute our success and longevity (22 years in business)…Read More

F. Charles Waud Appointed Director of The Ontario Produce Marketing Association

It is with great pleasure and pride that we announce the appointment of WaudWare President, F. Charles Waud, to the position of Director with The Ontario Produce Marketing Association (OPMA). Directors of The OPMA have been elected to oversee and manage the association. They are committed to ensuring that the policies and vision of the…Read More

WaudWare Holiday Hours 2011

All of us at WaudWare wish you the best, and hope you and your loved ones enjoy safe, happy and healthy Holidays. For Christmas 2011, we will be closing at 5:00 pm on Friday, December 23rd and re-opening at 8:00 am on Wednesday, December 28th. For New Years, we will be closing at 5:00 pm…Read More