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 in Asia-Pacific (APAC) depend on technology in their daily lives.   Manufacturers have recognised that innovation and technology adoption is the foremost growth mantra in…

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 a result, many manufacturers are turning to new technology to help them keep up. Here, Darcy Simonis, Industry Network Leader for food and beverage at…

Exploring Technology In The Food And Beverage Industry

With an anticipated global population increase and consumer preferences changing, food and beverage manufacturers must prepare now to ensure that they can meet demand. As a result, many manufacturers are turning to new technology to help them keep up. Here, Darcy Simonis, industry network leader for food and beverage at…

The Value Of Blockchain Technology For The F&B Industry In Asia

Jimmy Ong, EY Asia-Pacific Blockchain Leader, comments on the impact of blockchain solutions for Asian F&B manufacturers. Q What is the rate of uptake of blockchain tech in Asia as compared to the West? The adoption of blockchain technology by companies in Asia-Pacific remains slow. According to an EY poll of…

Asian Companies Lead The Way On Digital Solutions For Food Safety

While not yet widely adopted, digitalisation offers substantial new opportunities to advance efforts on food safety today and will increase in importance moving forward. By DNV GL. Safeguarding the health of consumers is the main driver for food safety according to a recent survey “Food safety: what’s next to assure…

Knowledge At Your Fingertips

Digitalisation, Internet and smart technologies such as smartphones and wearables, have made consumers more connected and aware with increased access to information. Consumers are now empowered since the possibility to be informed and engaged decision makers have increased greatly. By Peter Wennström, CEO of Healthy Marketing Team.   “A result…

Blockchain As A Food Safety Tool: Limitations And Opportunities

Peter Bracher, Managing Director of, NSF Asia-Pacific (part of NSF International) shares anecdotes from his travels through Asia and his interaction with blockchain technology. Food safety professionals attending industry conferences this year will have seen many interesting presentations on how blockchain is the answer to our prayers. A secure traceability…

FHA 2018 Conference: Blockchain Technology Proposed For Food Supply Chain

  The Food Manufacturing Track: Food Safety & Supply Chain conference at FHA 2018 on 25 April 2018 featured the use of blockchain technology to achieve supply chain transparency and traceability. By Grace Chew. As the food industry shines its spotlight on food safety and regulation, traceability and transparency have…
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