EDI Interface Suite Expands for CorTec and ChefTec Software Users

ChefTec EDI Interface labor costs

Culinary Software Services, the leading provider of back-of-the-house technology for the foodservice industry, announces the availability of new seamless electronic data interchange (EDI) services with Maines Paper & Food Service, Inc. and FreshPoint Produce. EDI services for other broadline food distributors, such as Sysco, US Foods, Performance Foodservice, Pratts Wholesale Limited, Reinhart Foodservice, UNFI, and Upper Lakes are already available, providing CorTec and ChefTec users powerful time-saving tools for tracking costs and ordering.

ChefTec EDI InterfacePreviously, all Maines and FreshPoint ordering was completed through a separate online program or as a paper and pencil process. These EDI interface services will now enable CorTec and ChefTec to electronically and seamlessly place orders directly to Maines or FreshPoint. In addition, the interface will electronically confirm orders and provide invoices, without leaving theCorTec and ChefTec software program.

“EDI interface functionality is a win-win situation for the foodservice industry,” stated Brian Bennett, president of Culinary Software Services. “Not only does it save ChefTec users money, but it also reduces time spent on purchasing and ordering by up to five times. In today’s economy, it’s vital for foodservice operations to find ways to save time and money while streamlining back-of-the-house processes.”


Culinary Software Services, Inc. is the leading provider of foodservice software to the hospitality industry. Products include CorTec™ and ChefTec® for recipe and menu costing, inventory control, purchasing and ordering, sales analysis and menu engineering, production management, requisitions and transfers, waste tracking, event management and nutritional analysis. Culinary Software Services won the IQ Award for Software Products & Services and ChefTec has won twice the Innovator’s Award for Technology from the California Restaurant Association. Installations include Apple Inc, Whole Foods Market Worldwide, Amazon Go, Dean & Deluca, Momofuku, Morimoto Waikiki, Centerplate, Wild Dunes Resort, PGA Tour Golf Course Properties, and the U.S. Naval Academy. Founded in 1990, Culinary Software Services is located in Boulder, Colo. For more information on ChefTec, visit their website.