Release Notes for The FoodMesh Marketplace

Release v1.12.0 -Release Date: May. 2, 2019


  • When Consumer checks out a ‘Share Impact Metrics’ popup is displayed on the Receipt page. Consumers can share their purchase/donation metrics on Twitter


  • A ‘spinner’ is displayed when map view is loading
  • Added the location slider when ‘geofiltering’ by city
  • Added location indicator to grid view


      • When a listing is sold out, the listing visibility is changed to closed and any emails notifications that are in queue, are now deleted. Now, Consumers won’t receive notifications when a listing has already sold out.


    • Added a new message to the Log In page about where to register
    • Added a message to the Registration page about the Food Recovery program

    Bugs Fixed:

    • Register Page: Changed the top right link to Log In instead of Register
    • Log In Page: changed the top right link to Register instead of Log In.

    Release v1.11.0 – release date: March 28, 2019


    • Suppliers can adjust an order, allowing them to decrease the quantity or remove items
      • The supplier can adjust the order from pressing the button on the email, selecting it in the drop down of statuses, or clicking the button on the order detail page
    • Consumers can then Accept or Cancel and Adjusted Order
    • This also updates the shipping cost if the order has been adjusted to an amount that was no longer eligible for the current shipping
    • Added produced and use by dates to the Order receipt


    • Grid view is now the default view on the Browse page
    • Changed the wording for preferred quantity and min order to just ‘quantity’
    • Moved the comments box to the bottom of the Listing Detail page


    • Added a Documents page that will contain anything that can help you become a super FoodMesh User!

    Bugs Fixed:

    • Fixed the logo being cut off on the Shop and Registration pages

    January Release v1.10.0 – Release Date: January 30th, 2019


    Creating a listing:

    • You can now enter up to 5 categories for a listing

    Bugs Fixed:

    • When using a custom company as the visibility option, for listings, the companies selected were not shown. This is now fixed.


    Bug Fixed:

    • You could not enter a smaller min order when the listing was set to OBO. It is fixed now to allow you to enter something smaller than the expected minimum quantity.


    • You now have the ability to download a Fresh Sheet in .csv format, and .pdf

    December Release v1.9.0 – Release Date: Dec. 28, 2018

    New Listing Form:

    • Added Unit and Other as options for UOM

    • Ability to view a preview of images BEFORE posting

    • Updated all Tooltips

    Update Listing:

    • When deleting a listing, a prompt is displayed to confirm deletion

    Browse Listings:

    • Ability to Filter listings by

      • FREE

      • Delivery Options Available

    • Made the Map View links easier to see

    • Allows spelling mistakes on searching by city under the LOCATION filter

    • Ability to clear the LOCATION filter but keep other filters on listings


    • Made the Map View links easier to see
    • Allows spelling mistakes on searching by city under the LOCATION filter
    • Ability to clear the LOCATION filter but keep other filters on listings


    • Added the ability to Download a Receipts, this is for ALL of the orders on the receipt page


    • Added the ability to Download a receipt for a specific order, this is for only the order on that page
    • Listing Detail
    • When deleting a listing, a prompt is displayed to confirm deletion
    • Added a banner to show if delivery is included
    • Add created and last modified dates
    • If there are no other listings by this supplier, there is a button to follow or unfollow that company to receive notifications next time they post a listing

    Accounts Management

    User Accounts:

    • Easily change Primary Contact to another user by toggling the checkbox


    • Ability to delete a shipping method now, a prompt is displayed BEFORE it is removed

    Private Network:

    • Easily add a company to a list when a company is selected


    • New, simpler login page

    November 2018 Release Notes – Release v1.8.0

    BROWSE Listings page:

    • Has a grid, list, and map view!
      • The selected view option will be saved so that if:
        • Grid view is selected, it will also be selected on My Listings page.
        • Map view is selected, it will also be selected on Community page.
    • The ‘Add to Cart’ button, immediately adds the minimum quantity to your cart.

    COMMUNITY page:

    • Has a list and map view
      • View option saved here so that if map is selected, the user will also see a map on the browse page
    • You can now see your own company in the list


    • Location hours has an ‘Apply to All Days’ button to apply the hours selected on MONDAY to all the other days that are NOT closed


    • You can now login by connecting your LinkedIn account!

    NEW For Suppliers

    MY LISTINGS page:

    • Has a grid and a list view
    • Added a ‘deleted listings’ filter, so you will never lose track of listings you may have mistakenly deleted

    SHOP page added to our marketing site,

      • This is to encourage potential businesses to register on FoodMesh. Right now there is no way for ‘unregistered’ businesses to see the type of products available.
      • Suppliers can opt out of having their listings publicly viewable, but not accessible, on their Accounts Management -> Company Profile page: Publicly Viewable Listings

    Listing DETAILS Page:

    • A comment section has been added so users can have a conversation about the product.

    Listing Create/Update:

    • Suppliers now need to put a minimum of 50% off the product’s market value. This is to encourage more sales, and less waste

    Please get in touch if you have any questions about these new features.

    – The FoodMesh Team