Release Notes for Genesis R&D Food 11.8.x

Release Date: Initial release: 05/29/2020
11.8.34 Patch Release 7/9/2020

11.8 Initial Release Notes (Version 11.8.x) with Most Recent Patch Notes in Bold

New Features:

  • New Oregon Cannabis Module
    • New THC and CBD Nutrients
    • Added Oregon Cannabis Nutrients To View 
    • New Oregon Cannabis Nutrition Facts label format 
    • New Oregon Cannabis Report
  • New Spec Sheet Reports: Ingredient and Recipe
  • U.S. Sulfites feature
    • Two new Sulfites nutrient fields have been added: Sulfites ppm and Sulfites mg
    • If the recipe total ppm => 10 ppm, a Sulfite statement will appear at the end of the ingredient statement.
  • New Sugar Alcohol Nutrients
    • Lactitol and Maltitol


  • Triggering Show Notes in Preferences should no longer affect ingredients
  • During install if backup fails, database update will be skipped
  • Recipes and Menu Label Sub-Recipes collapsed on opening by default
  • Improved 4k display performance
  • Allow for amounts to be hidden on voluntary nutrients for Aggregate Labels
  • Menu label report: Added a column for the ingredient statement name
  • Added a separator line for the US 2016 tabular dual column label
  • Updated Label Nutrients To View to reflect order expected on labels
  • Canadian labeling now lists the word "Ingredients" before the ingredient statement in upper/lower case.
  • Updated Nutrients To View to include newly added Nutrients where applicable
  • Improved subcomponent analysis message visibility (11.8.34)

Bugs Fixed:

  • Fixed Shortened Footnotes for US and removed option where not applicable 
  • Nutrient Content Claims for Calcium and Protein
  • Fixed a bug where not all insignificant nutrients were remove on Supplement Fact Panels
  • Removed behavior where saving one ingredient cleared unsaved data from others
  • F12 (Open Item) shortcut functionality restored on Menu Labels and Composite Ingredients
  • Cleaned up various descriptions and texts that were incorrect
  • Fixed a bug where US 2016 Standard Adult Simplified %DV was not showing at all when "Show Shortened % Daily Value Footnote" is selected
  • Long Recipe names no longer overlap other text on blue label (Reports PLUS) reports
  • Restored "Insert Item" and "Reset Bitmap Size" functionality 
  • Fixed bugs when using special characters (such as ⁰ ' @ etc )
  • Various crash, minor aesthetic changes and minor bug fixes
  • Cleaned up various help texts with minor errors in descriptions
  • Restored normal shortcut functionality (Ctrl-A, Ctrl-C, Ctrl-X and Ctrl-V) without need for SHIFT
  • Fixed bugs with Single Ingredient Added Sugar Footnote
  • Removed extra black line on Simplified Labels
  • Fixed scenario preventing some recipes from deletion 
  • Corrected Spanish footnote on US 2016 bilingual label
  • Fixed bugs where Insignificant Footnote gets removed
  • Fixed text wrapping on US Dual labels
  • Restored normal Print to PDF functions after using print preview
  • Molluscs now associated with Canadian allergen listings
  • Subrecipes which contain a Yield Adjustment no longer show pre-yield analysis data in spreadsheet report
  • Fixed a bug with Sulfites ppm not updating when Sulfites mg is updated (11.8.34)
  • Reinstated subrecipes yield data if yield is removed (11.8.34)
  • Fixed a crashing scenario with label hidden (11.8.34)
  • Reinstated missing %Daily Value statement on Simplified Supplement Labels (11.8.34)
  • Fixed a bug with %DV footnote in certain label scenarios (11.8.34)
  • Fixed a bug allowing for Protein Claims without a valid PDCAA or PER Score (11.8.34)
  • Fixed a bug with Ingredient Quantity, Measure, and Percent Weight on Open (11.8.34)
  • Fixed incorrect US 2016 Mandatory Nutrients to View Sets (11.8.34)
  • Fixed a bug when printing cutoff after label displayed (11.8.34)

Database Changes:

  • Continued updating data to support 2016 U.S. Nutrition Facts labels
    • Including:  Added Sugars, Dietary Fiber, Vitamin D and Potassium values
    • About 600 selected ingredients from the USDA Food & Nutrient Database for Dietary Studies
  • New Manufacturers and Brands: A'mond, Anthony's Goods, Artisan Tropic, BEAR, Beetnik Foods, Better Body Foods, BFY Brands, Bohana, Bonafide Provisions, Brad's Plant Based, Brass Roots, Brazi Bites, Cadia, Calbee, Caulipower, Chirps, Cricket Flours, Crispy Green, Dang Foods, Dave's Killer Bread, Dr. Praeger's, Evolved, Forager Project, Fourth & Heart, Gathered Foods, Germinal Organic, GOCO, GoMacro, Good Culture, Good Karma, Hakuna Brands, Hardbite, Harmless Harvest, Hilary's, Hint, Hippeas, Hope Foods, HopTea, Hu, Huel, Icelandic Provisions, Imag!ne, Intakt, Just The Cheese, Kate Farms, Katz Gluten Free, Ken's Foodservice, Kern's, Lakanto, Lavazza, Lesser Evil, Lifeway, Lily's Sweets, Little Secrets, Lotus Biscoff, Love Beets, Made In Nature, Malk, Maple Hill Organic, Marzetti's, Milkadamia, Modernist Pantry, Mom's Best, Moon Cheese, Munch Rights, Munk Pack, Mt Capra, nutpods, NOKA, Nona Lim, Nova Crisps, Nutricet, Oatly, Ocean's Halo, Off The Eaten Path, Optavia, Partake, Peckish, Pescavore, Pig Out, Pipcorn, Plant Snacks, Portland Sangria, Powerful Foods, Purely Elizabeth, Quinn, Real Coconut, Rhythm Superfoods, RightRice, Rule Breaker, Sensus America, Serenity Kids, Shrooms Snack, Siete, Simple Mills, Smart Baking Company, Smashmallow, Solely Inc, Som Cordial, Soylent, Speka Bar, Spice Barn, Spinato's, Suja Organics, Sunfood, Sweet Earth, Taali, TCHO, The Jackfruit Company, This Saves Lives, Terrasoul, Violife, Wanna Date, Wild Planet
  • Updated Manufacturers and Brands: 8th Continent, ACH Food Companies, AIPC, Alter Eco, Amy's Kitchen, Applegate, Balance Bar, BelGioioso, Biena Snacks, Bistro Collection, Blount Fine Foods, Blue Diamond, Blue Marble Brands, Boar's Head, Bob's Red Mill, Canyon Bakehouse, Cargill sweeteners, Chef Pierre, Clif Bar, Dannon Good, FAGE, Farmhouse Culture, Flatout, French's, Folger's, Franklin Foods, General Mills, Golden Grain Mission, Go Raw, Grain Millers, Hershey's, Innophos, Juice Press, Kettle Foods, Manitoba Harvest, Mariani, Mars, Max Muscle, McNeil Nutritionals, Mead Johnson, Metamucil, Michael Foods, Monin, Morinaga, Nancy's, Nasoya, Nature's Path, Nestle, Nikken Foods USA, PB Leiner, Pedialyte, Pitaya, POM Wonderful, Pringles, Real Food Blends, Sara Lee, Seapoint Farm, Stahlbush Island Farms, Stonewall Kitchen, Sun Orchard, Tasty Bite, Trader Joe's, Tyson Food Service, VeggieLand, Vitasoy, Whitehall Specialities, White Oak Frozen Foods, Whole Foods Market
  • New & Updated Restaurant Information from: Back Yard Burgers, Bob Evans, Burger King, Caribou Coffee, Culver's, Domino's, First Watch, Five Guys, Hissho Sushi, KFC, Old Spaghetti Factory, Pizza Hut, Planet Sub, Sonic, Subway
  • Structure Version: 11.8.0
  • USDA Database: SR-Legacy (aka SR-28)
  • Canadian Database: CNF 2015 
  • Total foods in the database: 85,000+

Compatibility Changes:

  • ESHA Port version updated to 4.8.3
  • ESHA Security version (No Change)
  • Genesis API version updated to 4.1.4 and 3.3.2
  • Notes for the newest ESHA Port and Security versions can be found here.

System Requirements:

  • Internet Connection required for installation. 
  • Minimum of 4GB RAM
  • Client OS: Windows 7 (SP1),  Windows 8.1, Windows 10
  • Server OS: Windows Server 2008 R2 (SP1), SBS 2011 (SP1), 2012, 2012 R2 (Update1), 2016
  • SQL Server versions supported: SQL Server 2012 or Newer (including Express versions)
  • .NET Framework 4.6.2
  • Visual C++ 2017 32 bit (installed with application)
  • Click here for instructions on running the program on a MAC.  Mac OS v10.12.x or higher required to support the Microsoft RDP client.
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