Flexible Manufacturing: Adapting Quickly To Changing Markets & Events

Technology
Flexibility is a goal for many manufacturers, and with good reason. Across industry segments, the organisations that have been able to demonstrate flexible operating models…
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AVEVA: Improve Your Discrete Manufacturing Productivity, Flexibility, Reliability & Cost Competitiveness

Technology
AVEVA Discrete Lean Management is a commercial off-the-shelf software that improves discrete manufacturing productivity through a set of ready-to-use digital tools for Lean Management. It…
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Digitising The Supply Chain To Reduce Food Waste

A commentary by Dr Felix Flemming from TOMRA Food The scale of the global food waste problem is staggering. According to reports*, 1.6 billion tons…

GEA Filling & Packaging Launches New GEA Premium Support Platform

Aseptic filling technology has developed rapidly throughout its history. But not all progressions in aseptic filling are related to the technology itself. Automation and digitalization,…

Would You Like A Side Of Mould, Sir?

When former British Prime Minister, Teresa May, proclaimed that she wasn’t opposed to scraping off mould from the top of a jar of jam and…

Combating The Curse Of Food Wastage With Digitisation

The F&B industry is in the throes of a ‘food-tech’ revolution, which is already posing some tough questions on business sustainability for many operators. Food…

Kerry Trendspotter Enables Food & Beverage Brands To Develop Faster Consumer-Preferred Products To Market With IBM

  Kerry Group and IBM have launched a predictive artificial intelligence (AI) tool, Kerry Trendspotter, hosted on IBM public cloud, to forecast future trends in…

Disruptive Technologies Improve Productivity

Individualistic and empowered consumers desire to take control of all aspects of their needs and lifestyle preferences. GlobalData’s 2018 Q4 consumer survey substantiates how consumers…

Sidel: Top 3 Packaging Trends For 2020

Sustainability Vincent Le Guen, Vice President Packaging at Sidel: From a global perspective, we are witnessing the implementation of an increasing number of measures towards…

Market Outlook 2020: 3D Printing—A New Frontier Of Food

Sci-fi fans will probably recall Star Trek’s Replicator machine, capable of turning any molecule into a meal. While synthesising meals on demand may seem like…

Rapid Smart Testing Via Big Data

The need of the food industry is very clear—a method reliable enough to get fast indication in real time in order to make decisions on…

Exploring Technology In The Food & Beverage Industry

With an anticipated increase in global population and changing consumer preferences, food and beverage manufacturers must prepare to ensure that they can meet demand. As…