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What is new in Nutritics?

Our development team are always improving and developing new features for Nutritics. This post is updated monthly, listing all new changes.
29th Jul 2021

June 2022 v5.77

  • NEW: Production forecasting tool and generation of inventory list added to My Menus
  • NEW: Waste cost calculator at RRP and Ingredient level added to My Menus
  • NEW: Country of Origin panel on foods to support upcoming Foodprint launch (Sustainability product)
  • Recipes can now be published in batch by database admins
  • Changes to number of servings and product names will now sync to label maker as standard
  • Improved supplier QA - Live badge on supplier data sources will be revoked if supplier is inactive for 6 months
  • Improved handling of tree nut allergens across territories

May 2022 v5.76

  • NEW: Easy-editing panel for ingredient lists on recipes
  • NEW: you can now sign into Nutritics with your Google or Microsoft account
  • NEW: QR element on label maker allows customers to scan for nutrition & allergen information
  • Supplier products can now be customised but still kept in sync with the original
  • Product weights on labels are now kept in sync
  • Upgrades to support allergens from international labelling regions 
  • Added new South African recipes to the recipe ideas folder
  • Improved handling of "may contain" statements on ingredient lists
  • Bug fixes & experience improvements

April 2022 v5.75

  • NEW: Meal plan templates are now available on Nutritics
  • NEW: Add QR codes to your labels and let customers scan for ingredient & allergen details
  • New recipes added to "Recipe ideas" folder
  • You are now prompted to share subrecipes when a recipe is shared with a collaborator
  • 'May contain' statements are now separated on ingr. lists.
  • Pack size added to shopping list exports
  • Menu cycle now export multiple pages to PDF
  • Minor changes to supplier publishing processes
  • Bug fixes & experience improvements

March 2022 v5.74

  • New: You can now add collaborators into groups and share with the whole group at once.
  • New: Label templates are now accessible via Nutritics explorer panel
  • Simplified recipe creator groups & sharing panel for a cleaner workspace
  • Previous item costs are now remembered across products for easier input
  • Minor changes on labels & menus for new calorie labelling legislation
  • New setting allows you to hide foods which do not have customised price attached to them
  • Recipe sharing now prompts you to share sub-recipes
  • Supplier's name now shows on foods which are published directly by suppliers.
  • Improved loading experience for foodservice customers
  • Custom Codes are now available through the API using cCodes attribute
  • Notifications are now automatically marked as read after 5 seconds
  • Improved bruteforce login security on Nutritics and API 
  • Bug fixes & performance improvements

January 2022 v5.72

  • New LabelMagic upgrade allows you to pin the items you use most frequently.
  • A new keyword search has been added to LabelMagic
  • LabelMagic now supports labels attached to foods
  • LabelMagic now has no upper limit on the number of recipes visible
  • LabelMagic loading time has been improved dramatically
  • Readability of fonts on printed labels has been improved
  • Digital Menus has been renamed "QuickDish"
  • New order summary screen on QuickDish
  • New QR code scanner added to QuickDish staff area
  • You can now generate QR codes for each table or bed
  • New export of raw orders data allows custom formatting of order reports
  • Tax is now handled on a product-specific basis and can be configured to only show at the point of checkout
  • Profit-margin is now product-specific
  • New audit trail for foods & recipes. Contact us for a demo
  • New "search by batch product code" feature in search dropdown
  • New setting now allows you to use label nutrition values everywhere
  • You can now sort recipe ingredients into a custom order
  • The recipe panel now highlights missing vegetarian/vegan flags
  • One account can now have multiple usernames/password combinations to facilitate team workflows
  • Collaboration can now be edited in batch via the API 
  • Bug fixes & performance improvements

November 2021 v5.7

  • Nutritics now uses "labelling" nutrition values by default for all foodservice customers
  • Nutritics now notifies you on login when items have been shared to you
  • The "replace ingredient" tool now shows a preview of calorie/allergen changes to recipes
  • New - Kitchen dashboard now has auto-print option for new orders 
  • New - Search by keyword or orderID on kitchen dashboard 
  • New - Export kitchen dashboard orders to simple reports
  • New - Compact EU nutrition panel in label designer 
  • Improved control of recipe information synchronisation on label designer
  • Minor upgrades on label designer elements
  • Bug fixes & general improvements

October 2021 v5.69

  • New! Dedicated labelling panel on recipe workspace
  • New! Updated design for custom fields
  • New! You can now add custom products to any food or recipe
  • Product information popups are now available on ingredients
  • Product codes are now shown on reports
  • Custom codes now appear on shopping lists
  • New simple text-only nutrition panel in label maker (EU format)  
  • Label maker now allows multiple distinct date elements
  • New product selector dropdown in LabelMagic
  • New personalisation options in LabelMagic settings
  • New "export by menu" option in batch export
  • Tweaks to batch import interface
  • Added extra product details in batch export
  • Digital Menus now load faster and show loading spinners
  • Digital Menus now support product / pack-size specific photos
  • Orders made while offline will now show a confirmation in staff area on digital menus
  • A bell will now sound in the kitchen when a new order comes in
  • Food databases which have live feeds are now indicated in settings>data sources
  • A new dedicated database server has come online which will make Nutritics faster at busy times of the day
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

August 2021 V5.67

  • New: Label Maker is now available for foods
  • New: Batch publishing dashboard for suppliers & manufacturers
  • Discontinued products are now indicated on search results and recipe ingredient panels
  • FDA labels now have double column option
  • You can now hide % in ingredient lists for your whole account
  • Login screen has been restyled
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

July 2021 V5.66

  • You can now choose which feature to open when Nutritics first loads from the preferences menu
  • Julian dates are now supported in our label maker, enabling easier batch coding for traceability purposes 
  • Label templates from master accounts now appear on LabelMagic
  • Dedicated ward/area URLs for digital menus - open the ward you need instantly
  • Master accounts can now control sharing of specific types of data with their sites
  • 'What Next' popup on digital menus has been replaced with the staff area overview with improved functionality 
  • Improved support for offline ordering on digital menus
  • Digital menus now allow quick ordering for "tomorrow"
  • Contact details on digital menu ordering are now required and are validated before the order can be placed
  • Improved support for using digital menus on small tablets 
  • Custom fields are now available on recipes
  • You can now batch export all recipes at once
  • Batch export now includes recipe custom fields
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

June 2021 v5.65

  • LabelMagic now supports multiple users with access to differnt labels on your account (contact us to add users)
  • Ordering systems now support multiple timezones
  • Editing orders is now more robust
  • Better support for barcode checksums
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

March 2021 v5.64

  • New live template printing in LabelMagic means you no longer need to design dedicated labels for each recipe
  • New 'print date' options in LabelMagic allows printing labels with auto-calculated user by/sell by dates
  • LabelMagic now has dedicated user accounts for site-specific label access and printing
  • Improved performance of multiple docket and label printing requests from android and Mobiprint
  • New: Our digital menus now have in-built auto-translation into 13 languages
  • New: Our remote viewer app has had a facelift and now supports custom branding
  • New: Custom fields can now be added to recipes and subrecipes
  • Recipe custom fields have been added to the API and batch recipe export sheet
  • Bug fix of density / specific gravity allows quantity entry in either volume or weight as per user preferences
  • Improved handling of order cut-off times for meal ordering services
  • Upgraded supplier messenger for International use to notify of product changes with opt-in
  • Upgrade of find and replace function to allow a mass replace of ingredient quantity
  • Meal ordering exports now include a floor by floor or ward by ward breakdown of orders per bed
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

February 2021 v5.63

  • New advanced order scheduling AI:
    Nutritics now calculates a due time for new orders based on the kitchen's current load and type of order
  • New staff-only area on Digital menus:
    Logged in staff can now overview all orders in and place new orders much more quickly
  • Customers can now choose a time & date for their orders
  • You can now take meal orders for specific events
  • You can now add notes or instructions for customers at the point of checkout or on their order receipts.
  • Automatically send SMS or email confirmations to food order customers
  • Receive an optional email each time an order is made
  • Add a custom service charge to all meal orders
  • You can now create shopping lists from todays orders received
  • Shopping lists can now be exported to Excel
  • You can now batch import clients to Nutritics
  • Improved search speed & server reliability
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

January 2021 v5.62

  • New: Generate a shopping list from menus
  • New: Finely control the publishing schedule for your menus
  • Improved digital menu load time
  • New search features on kitchen dashboard for ordering
  • Improved recipe scaling measurements & styling
  • Improved our allergen scanner for international labelling standards
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

December 2020 v5.61

  • You can now export all meal orders for the day to a printable summary sheet
  • Mobiprint integration for one-click printing on Android & iOS labels, receipts & dockets
  • New option to schedule recurring menus
  • Improved delisting & deleting features for our supplier portal
  • You can now view related products from the right-click menu
  • New Australian branded foods database - AUB18 
  • Bug fixes, UI improvements & feature enhancements

November 2020 v5.6

  • All new drag & drop label designer tool
  • New Label Magic app lets you print labels on-the-fly from a tablet or smartphone
  • Usability improvements for clinical meal ordering
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

September 2020 v5.53

  • Digital Menus now support offline order caching
  • Outlets can now be shared between users
  • You can now drag & drop to re-order menus
  • Personalised food costs can now be added via the API
  • Fitness trackers data can now be imported from Libro
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

August 2020 v5.52

  • New digital menus ordering platform for hospital & clinical use includes filtering menus & orders by bed / allergies / texture grades & other modified diets
  • Our kitchen dashboard now supports printing customer receipts & back-of-house dockets
  • Staff can now log in to menus with special permissions
  • New products panel for suppliers & manufacturers with extra fields for pack weights
  • New portions panel design on foods & recipes
  • Allergens on foods & recipes are now specific to your regional labelling standard
  • Our API now returns imperial units if requested
  • You can now add a 'brand' to your foods & recipes
  • Lots of bug fixes

July 2020 v5.51

  • Digital Menu ordering now accepts customers payments (contact us today to trial it!)
  • New referral program: Spread the word about Nutritics and get a discount on your next payment
  • Health Star Ratings are now available in the recipe builder for FSANZ region
  • Multiple optimisations for building programs
  • Supplier portal accounts now have lots of optimisations for local regions
  • Libro now returns text searches in the language searched
  • Libro now works with Custom DRVs from Nutritics

June 2020 v5.5

  • Client panel has new visual style and allows you to attach client photos, making everything easier to understand at a glance
  • New automatic calculations display clients' waist-to-hip ratio, ideal body weight and more
  • New clinical plugin available for client panel to support texture grades, fluid retention, mobility & stress factors which automatically integrate into energy calculations
  • You can now customise macro or micro targets for each client individually without creating a whole DRV. You can create multiple targets for training or rest days and switch between them
  • Improved integration of video calling in programs to support remote working
  • New digital menu ordering platform for foodservice
  • Digital menus have a brand new design including an optional white theme
  • New menu settings panel lets you control every aspect of your digital menu
  • Food outlets now have a dedicated tab in Nutritics settings with a host of new options
  • New shopping list generator lets you create a shopping list from a recipes, mealplans or menus and choose the number of servings for each meal
  • Logs can now be duplicated in the right click menu
  • New "my labels" section in Nutritics explorer for direct access to your labels
  • Libro timestamps now carry through to batch exports
  • Multiple enhancements to all batch export reports
  • You can now add transparent logos to your account
  • You can now pay for Nutritics in your local currency
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements throughout

February 2020 v5.099

  • New shopping list generator is available in the start menu
  • Nutritics now handles waste better than ever. We have new fields for usable yield and waste during production
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

November 2019 v5.098

  • Recipe exports are now mobile optimised
  • New label designs for EU Front of pack and US back of pack
  • New website design
  • Mobile website is now a little faster
  • New quick tutorials have been added to the start menu
  • Label maker tweaks & UI improvements
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

October 2019 v5.097

  • You can now convert a diet log to a meal plan to start planning based on your client's existing diet
  • You can now access labels directly from the start menu
  • Recipes now show 1 serving portion in the portions panel
  • Lots of new fixes & tweaks for the supplier portal
  • Users of supplier products are now notified of product updates when they log in
  • New user manual as been added to our support center
  • New onboarding experience for new users
  • New nutrition panels are available in the label maker
  • Other tweaks and improvements in label maker
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

August 2019 v5.096

  • You can now quickly add features to your Nutritics account via the start menu
  • Upgrades to batch import
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

July 2019 v5.095

  • Drag & drop support for tablets
  • Customisable disclaimers on digital menus
  • API now supports recipe analysis without storing
  • New search box on remote viewers (read-only accounts)
  • Bug fixes & UI improvements

June 2019 v5.094

  • Nutritics was migrated to a brand new high-speed server
  • All new menu builder with drag & drop, portion management & independent grouping
  • Menus now display nutrition per serving rather than per 100g
  • Meal planning tool now maintains a link to inserted recipes, allowing finer portion control
  • Preparation & cooking instructions for recipes now appear on meal plans

April 2019 v5.093

  • Libro users can share recipe reports to social media
  • New audit panel for enterprise users tracks all changes to recipes
  • Label maker now supports time on all label dates
  • New option to hide certain group headings from Digital Menus
  • Menus are now available through our API

March 2019 v5.092

  • Menu users can now attach their food outlet to Nutritics to show their menus in Libro
  • Suppliers can now add a support email for their customers
  • You can now choose where to send feedback on our feedback form
  • Crowd-sourced users foods are now available in Libro (blog post on this coming soon)

December 2018 v5.09

  • Build complete health & fitness programs for your clients in Nutritics program builder
  • Extended cost analysis system to include packaging, staff, transport and more
  • You can now reorder recipe ingredients by drag & drop
  • Digital menu update - includes cross-contamination disclaimer, & nutrition label image
  • New grouping system for monitors on folders & groups
  • Improved handling of blank vs zero values throughout the software

October 2018 v5.042

  • New Drag & Drop from Search Results into Foods, Recipes, Groups, Menus and Meal Plans
  • Tree Viewer & My Menus Performance and Usability Improvements
  • Improved tutorial experience for first-time users

September 2018 v5.04

  • New data portal for Food Suppliers & Manufacturers to upload their data to vendors in real time 
  • Warning system to improve accuracy when weight change factor is missing from cooked dishes
  • Portion images shown system wide and available to upload on recipes
  • Brandbank branded food products live for UK & Ireland  
  • Barcode generation for digital menu items that can be scanned / logged with Libro smartphone app
  • Batch find and replace ingredient account-wide
  • New sharing & collaboration manager for batch sharing
  • Reports shared by URL can now be password protected
  • GI data added for AUSNIT 2016 (Australian Food Composition Database)
  • Batch Import features upgraded
  • Settings panel moved to the left to maximise space
  • Various UI tweaks and improvements

July 2018  v5.031

  • Record your clients allergies in the client pane
  • Search engine and mealplans/logs now flag foods incompatible with the active client
  • Rich text notes in client panel with full screen editing
  • Style updates to Nutritics Explorer (tree viewer) & groups
  • Kamut & Spelt gluten allergens removed and merged with wheat allergen system-wide
  • Australian Branded Foods Database of 29,000 items live
  • Regional label rounding rules added to API data requests

June 2018 v5.030

  • Country of Origin label generator added for FSANZ-type labels
  • Libro password reset and onboarding optimisation
  • Bug fixes & style tweaks