MARCO Trac-IT Yield Control Module (YCM)
MARCO’s Trac-IT Yield Control Module (YCM) is a comprehensive, effective and reliable system that has proven to deliver productivity improvements of over 30%. It not only eradicates overpack, but also deskills the packing process, enabling operators to concentrate their efforts on product quality and pack presentation. YCM’s convenient single-point line set up allows for seamless product changes as the system holds the full line configuration for each product. This automatic set-up of in-line hardware such as labellers and checkweighers means YCM reduces downtime and deskills the entire packing process.
YCM is just one of the modules in the MARCO Trac-IT MES suite of software, comprising of a unique combination of hardware and software. The system has been specifically developed to streamline your packing process and provide comprehensive data that brings unprecedented measurement and control to your pack house.
Key Features of YCM
- Operator friendly workstations that deskill the manual packing process – One Light = One Fruit
- Automatic optimisation (AO) – this software constantly adjusts target weights to keep average pack weight on target
- Accurate yield data (including operator accountability) over user-defined periods
What are the benefits?:
- Reduce Giveaway/Overpack (normally below 1%)
- Improved productivity (by 30%)
- Reduced waste
- Reduced transport costs
- Increased profits
- Rapid Return on Investment (12 months/One Season)