Managing Profile groups

In this article you will learn about Profile groups, and how to manage them.

Profile groups

“Roasted components” are now called Profile groups.

Many roasters produce a common component that is used across multiple end products. A roaster may use different profiles depending on the number of available roast machines, and batch sizes to get to the same component.

The same component of a final product can be produced with different roasting profiles. A Profile group is a set of different profiles that all create the same product component (e.g. House Blend). 

Adding a Profile group

  1. From our online platform C-sar, go to Roasts > Profile groups.
  2. Click the +Add new profile group button top right.
  3. Enter a Group name.
  4. Add Group notes (optional)
  5. Select Associated profiles to be linked to the Profile group.
  6. Set the Default profile.
    Note: The profile added first to the group is automatically set as the default profile. 
  7. Click the Save button.

Note: An existing profile group can also be assigned to a profile during profile creation

Profile groups on the Production report

Once you have created Profile groups, you may track your production by Profile group via the Production report. By tracking your Profile groups you can:

  • Save time by looking at the production report By Profile groups.

  • Better plan for future green coffee purchases when you need to replace one Profile group in your product.

To access the production report's data regarding Profile groups, please try the following:

  1. From our online platform C-sar, go to Reports > Production report > By profile group tab.
  2. Enter the date range you'd like to take a look at.
    Note: Click on the start date or end date fields to prompt a calendar to choose amongst pre-defined date ranges or enter a custom date.
  3. Enter the unit of time you would like to see the average for (per week, etc.).

  4. Click Apply filters to generate the report.

Note: To learn about the Production report, visit the following manual: Using the Production Report

Congratulations! You are ready to manage profile groups! 

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