It is not normal that in the 21st century, people in a developed country will essentially die from food poisoning!
Katrin Liivat: Why not e-Food Board?
It’s unlikely that any business today in Estonia could imagine their life without the services of the e-Tax Board, while food safety matters still involve quite cumbersome and extremely time-consuming paperwork, writes Katrin Liivat, a founder of FoodDocs.
The Estonian digital food safety solution already has 3,000 users
The FoodDocs digital food safety solution, which has been operating for 1.5 years now, has already proved its value to 3,000 users in Estonia, Ukraine and Germany.
Weekly start-up: FoodDocs makes food handling companies paperwork super easy by artifical intelligence.
FoodDocs is an Estonian start-up, which helps restaurants, cafes, big food stores but also home breweries or pie-makers keep up with the complicated paperwork and demands in cooking.
The first official meeting between the Estonian Embassys first secretary and FoodDocs in Ukraine
The first official meeting between the Estonian Embassys first secretary in the field of economics, Mr. Risto Roosi, and our FoodDocs team in Ukraine, took place at the Estonian Embassy in Kyiv
What does Estonian government and authorities think about FoodDocs?
The Veterinary and Food Board and the Ministry of Rural Affair have both facilitated the creation of the FoodDocs digital food safety dashboard
SEB Growth Program participant FoodDocs expands successfully on large foreign markets
FoodDocs, offering a digital food safety platform, is creating a digital dashboard for food handling companies in the growth program. The real-time dashboard gives the companies an overview of the food safety at any given time, simplifying thereby their document management.
Is food your business? Then start from FoodDocs
When starting with food business it becomes clear very fast that a large number of paperwork needs to be kept in order to be successful.
Food Safety Plan – what it is and how to compile it?
Whether it is a cafe, retail chain or You make food at home – everybody who is selling food, has to ensure food safety. In other words, every food handler must have food safety plan. What is it exactly?
Notification of economic activity or activity licence – which one does the food handler need?
Entrepreneur operating in food industry needs to fill requirements described in different legislations. The law insist that every food handler must submit notification of economic activity or activity licence to The Veterinary and Food Board (VFB). How do You know which one You need?
In FoodDocs, submitting an activity licence and notification of economic activity is fast and convenient
In FoodDocs, You can conveniently, easily and quickly fill in the activity licence or notification of economic activity and send it straight to The Veterinary and Food Board (VFB) with Your food safety plan.
Nadja, who prepares delicacies in her home kitchen: "I would not make any cakes today if FoodDocs did not exist!"
The cake master Nadježda Kaarma is a living legend, who shows, how easy is to start with your food business with help of FoodDocs. Also we will hear, how simple is to create technical descriptions that you need, if you sell your products to another company.
Digital food safety program now available in five languages
FoodDocs has developed a multilingual food safety desktop which makes ensuring food safety much easier for food handler. You can compile digital food safety plan in five different languages with the program.
11 important reasons why digital food safety plan is better than a paper one
Why have a lot of food handling companies started using FoodDocs’ digital solutions instead of its’ paper alternative? They believe that the greatest challenge in food safety lies in the outdated or un-manageable food safety plan. It creates unnecessary risks that no one wants to see happening.
Head chef in hotel Tallink: “Using FoodDocs will make you understand how many unnecessary moves You can skip.”
Working in restaurant business for almost two decades, Kristjan Kelder is working as a head chef in Tallink hotel restaurant Sume since the end of last year. Under the leadership of Kristjan, many restaurants have chosen digital HACCP solution FoodDocs. Kristjan doesn’t even want to think about keeping track of food safety on paper like he used to do.
Food retail leader of Estonia: "Digital HACCP system is our daily tool. It is like getting from Stone Age to nowadays!”
Retail leader of Estonia, Selver, sees that digital HACCP system is a solution how to make daily tasks more effective and how paper solution does not enable that. When getting to know FoodDocs, they had no doubt to digitalize all their 54 stores. Iris Hansom, the regional manager of North region, is sharing what the digitalization brought along.
Fooddocs, SaaS for smart food safety management raises seed round of 300 000€
FoodDocs, compliance-as-a-service solution for digital food safety management, has raised 300 000€ in seed capital.
Fill Your monitoring sheets conveniently on Your phone
Thanks to the newest updates of FoodDocs You can fill Your monitoring sheets conveniently on Your phone or tablet. All the operations are done only with two clicks.
Why digital food safety plan is better than paper-plan or word?
I think this is the first question that comes into your head when you hear from digital food safety plan? I will bring out 5 reasons why food handling company should use digital food safety plan instead of paper-plan or word.
FoodDocs to head from too small Estonian market to Germany with help of Tehnopol
The Tallinn science park Tehnopol is to help Prototron and Ajujaht winner FoodDocs achieve success on one of Europe's largest retail markets, Germany, where 25 percent of the company's potential customers are as the Estonian market is simply too small for the startup offering a digital food safety platform solution.
The next ingenious IT-solution from Estonia: The winners of Shark Tank broke the code how to open up four food business within an hour.
Food technologists, entrepreneurs Katrin Liivat and Karin Repp created the team with the programmers that gave birth to FoodDocs – the winner of Ajujaht this year.
The winner of Estonian Shark Tank will free hundres of food handling companies from cumbersome bureaucracy
This is a typical so-called self-control basic package for the companies who one way or another sell foodstuff for people, and which comprises a detailed description of the food handling process from how the carrot or radish grows on the garden patch to how they are chopped and served in a dining place.
How often medical certificate needs to be renewed?
Many food handlers have recently raised the question of whether and how often the employer needs to ask their employees for a medical certificate renewal.
Who, when and how often needs to make water analyses?
If you as a food handler use in your establishment only central drinking water, you have to make water analyses only once before starting with the business activity.
Estonian Rescue Board invited FoodDocs to their yearly conference of safety supervision.
This is very important to us that other sectors are also interested in similar transparent, understandable and traceable solution like FoodDocs.
Meeting with the Deputy Director General of Veterinary and Food Board Olev Kalda
Founders of FoodDocs, Katrin Liivat and Karin Repp met Deputy Director General of Veterinary and Food Board, Olev Kalda last week. Also chemical and biological Food Safety Bureau representative Ingrid Vesmes was participating in the meeting.
Ajujaht winner: 30 million turnover in 3 years
Digital food safety platform FoodDocs that wishes to attain an annual turnover of 30 million euro in three years, won the largest competition of business ideas in Estonia – Ajujaht.
Prototron winners of 19th round bring out solutions in unexpected areas
Prototyping foundation Prototron’s 19th application round was focused on digitalisation. About 200 ideas were submitted, and the most useful ones for people and industry made it to the final top. Four teams received funding, the total sum was 30 000 EUR
Digital developments in the agriculture sector simplify everyday work
Digitalisation and the use of e-solutions are one of the opportunities of creating additional growth potential for the agriculture sector and rural areas and developing the field.
The winner of Shark Tank of Estonia is in the TV show Terevisioon
FoodDocs has been created to make the life of food handlers easier. They help make the documents, necessary for food handling conforming to the requirements, and at that also paper-free.
SEB predicts: FoodDocs will win Shark Tank of Estonia
We, as a bank, review hundreds of applications of start-ups every year. We have for ourselves given meaning to the qualities that help bring success in business.
FoodDocs won Ajujaht (Estonian Sharktank)
The digital food safety platform FoodDocs won the largest competition of business ideas, Ajujaht, and was awarded with the grand prize of €30,000.