Articles Tagged with ''Supply Chain''


Adapting the supply chain for tomorrow’s food security

Droughts, lagging productivity and food price volatility threaten food security, and the supply chain must react accordingly.
Increases in the number of worldwide middle-class consumers and decreases in the number of companies in the supply chain further complicate worldwide food security.
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Traceability systems needed to increase trust in food safety

A new study from Canada’s Conference Board says one step forward and one step backward in the supply chain is a simple, robust and cost-effective method of traceability.
Recalls in North America and around the world reinforce the need for a robust traceability system.
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New ERP system improves processor’s operations

When an ERP system needs to be reprogrammed to keep up, a new system can save money in the long run
We shape our tools, and thereafter, our tools shape us … for the better.
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Houston's high-rise gin

The Woman’s Christian Temperance Union may be the only organization that has not saluted New Artisan Spirit Inc. for the design and execution of its Roxor gin bottle.
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Voices from the cloud help pet food supplier speed warehouse operations

It’s not God speaking, but this voice management suite lets warehouse workers pick products hands-free.
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Food waste not only a problem in the US

A recent study from a European think tank says food waste in Europe averages to 180kg (397 lbs.) per person every year.
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Making the consumer part of the supply chain

Consumers with smartphones have access to nutritional data, coupons and, soon, the same supply chain information available to stores and distributors.
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Visibility and track-and-trace

In an exclusive interview with FE, PMMI’s Tom Egan looks at the criticality of communications in track and trace.
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HCFC22 refrigerants on the way out

The Montréal Protocol calls for phasing out all refrigerants containing chlorine.
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Risk management summit highlights food safety as key business strategy

Global players disagreed on the answers to current food safety and labor safety challenges while a poll showed nearly one in five businesses concerned with food safety did not treat infection control as a risk.
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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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The October 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores companies that have successfully grappled with "the new business reality" and are coming to terms with it being here to stay. Also, read about the work going on behind the scenes to keep FSMA on track.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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