What is an Ingredient?

Introduction to item management

Published on 08/07/2021Sébastien Vassaux

An ingredient, is the term used to designate an ingredient or any other food or non-food product. It most often corresponds to a merchandise from an order received, and will be used in the preparation of recipes.

Creating a list of ingredients is an essential step when starting out on Melba. If it seems like an effort for the user, it has been extremely simplified by our product teams so that the creation of an ingredient can be done in an intuitive and flexible way according to everyone's business habits! This data is at the heart of the Melba system and the more the ingredient sheets are filled in with quality information, the more value the tool can generate.

With Melba you can manage all of your data and standardize product information:

  • designation
  • internal code
  • category
  • allergens
  • food composition
  • nutritional information
  • weight loss
  • DLC
  • management units
  • purchase information
  • stock information
  • sales information
  • comments
How to create ingredients?

Steps and tips for creating multiple ingredients