Infor PLM for Process to maximize R&D

About Optiva PLM

Infor PLM for Process (Optiva®) is specifically designed for food, beverage, chemicals, and life science manufacturers to provide a unified product view of data and processes across organizations. This software helps manufacturers meet regulatory and labeling compliance via reporting requirements, complying with labeling laws, or supplying ingredient details.

Project management capabilities give the right people the right visibility into project data from concept to final sign-off. Ensure you meet customer and regulatory compliance requirements by continuously monitoring formulas, as well as the complex requirements of food industry ingredient statements.

Streamlined operations from Optiva PLM make the product development process efficient and consistent with full integration to all of your applications, validations, and workflows — from ideation to obsolescence. You can develop new products faster with formulation capabilities that leverage key materials characteristics and costs to leverage raw materials through to the final product.

And integration capabilities with ERP systems provide better insight into costs while what-if scenarios help evaluate best margin opportunities.

Video Overview of Customer Testimonial

Optiva PLM Features

Here are some of the key features of Infor PLM for Process (Optiva):

Collaborative project management

  • Integrated stage-gate methodology
  • Project visibility of status via Gantt chart-like views
  • Complete view of data and processes across the enterprise
  • Full integration of applications, validations, and workflows — from ideation to obsolescence

Regulatory compliance

  • Built-in, global regulatory compliance for labels and nutritional declarations
  • Integrated global formula management — including ingredients and allergens
  • Rule-based compliance automation

Cost optimization

  • Optimization of recipes/formulas to help reduce costs
  • What-if scenarios to evaluate best margin opportunities
  • Integration capabilities with ERP systems helps provide better insight into costs

User Reviews of Optiva PLM

Submitted on November 10th, 2021 by Bob Wimpfheimer from Keurig Dr Pepper

Speed to market is very important to us. We’re in a highly competitive industry, so we’re constantly looking for the next big thing. And our timelines are constantly shrinking. Infor PLM for Process makes it easier and faster for KDP to go to market with new products.