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The software company is serving local food manufacturers like Big Mountain Foods and TMRW Foods.
The Vancouverite had several bouts with food poisoning throughout his life, but that first one in 1980 Egypt had him lose 30 pounds to the bug. Later on, when he had children who also became immunocompromised with digestive issues he thought, “there’s got to be a technological solution for this.”
To help address foodborne illnesses, Burton launched Richmond-based independent software vendor Icicle Technologies in 2015. The company’s ERP software was originally built on the foundation of food safety, but then dispersed to serve various branches of food manufacturing and processing.