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Not 'Human OR machine' but 'Human AND machine’

Recruiting new and retaining existing production workers is becoming increasingly difficult. In some cases, retaining them is even impossible. Workers retire, fall ill for extended periods, or move away. If they do leave..

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System integration for robots in greenhouses

01 August 2023

TNO is working with partners to develop a semantic explanation and navigation system (SENS) that improves communication and information exchange between robots and operators in greenhouses. With the growth of greenhouses...

Snack to the future: The revolutionary food trends of 2040

17 July 2023

Breath-Prints, Me-ganism Diets, Foodgasms, Edible Beauty, 3D Printed Meal Plans, VR Dinner Parties, and Restorative Restaurants: experts predict revolutionary advancements that will transform our food in 2040. Deliver...

GS1's QR code alters data exchange

05 July 2023

GS1 introduceert de QR-code van GS1, een alles-in-één oplossing voor uitgebreide informatie-uitwisseling. Deze geavanceerde QR-code biedt nieuwe mogelijkheden voor het delen van meerdere informatiestromen met handelspart...

Roy Meenderink: Construction plans? Consider IT

19 June 2023

You're having a new building designed? That's great news! But before you get all caught up in the physical aspects of the building, let me remind you not to lose sight of IT in the process. You don't want to be yet anoth...

What is the power of BI for the food industry?

19 June 2023

What is the basic requirement to become a successful data-driven organization? A modern data platform that can process and translate data from various sources into actionable insights. In short: Business Intelligence (BI...

Repak uses smartphone principles in new HMI

19 June 2023

You can prevent downtime by making machines as simple as possible. This does not only work in the manufacturing of the machine, but especially in its operation. Repak has therefore designed a new HMI (Human Machine Inter...

KIC call: NWO speeds up AI revolution in agriculture and food

13 June 2023

NWO announces the KIC call "Artificial Intelligence in Agriculture, Horticulture, Water and Food," expected to be published in August 2023. Researchers, companies and civil society organizations are invited to explore th...

The power of BI for the food industry

13 June 2023

The minimum requirement to become a successful data-driven organisation? That is a modern data platform that can process and translate data from various sources into useful insights. In short: Business Intelligence (BI)....

High-capacity industrial food slicers

30 May 2023

As the world leader in food cutting technology, Urschel is the #1 best-selling supplier of industrial food cutting machines in the world. Urschel designs, manufactures and markets precision high-capacity industrial slici...

The many benefits of an MES implementation

16 May 2023

MES stands for Manufacturing Execution System and is the digital link between the office environment and the production floor. There are several providers of MES Systems, each with its own focus in terms of functionaliti...

Smart robots to make a salad

02 May 2023

Picking and packaging a bunch of grapes with a robot already requires a lot of technology. But it can get even more complicated: automatically preparing a ready-to-eat salad. Researchers from Wageningen University & ...

GS1 and JoinData launch location register for agricultural sector

26 April 2023

GS1 Netherlands and JoinData are teaming up to create a single source for organisation and location data of agricultural companies in the Netherlands. This data will be centrally recorded based on GS1 standards, making i...

High food prices call for sharper management

18 April 2023

Companies in the food chain are facing rising costs due to inflation. Food price inflation rose to a record high of 18.4% in March 2023, while general inflation stood at 4.4%.  This is caused by delayed pass-thro...

MULTIVAC reveals new website and brand identity

11 April 2023

MULTIVAC launched a new brand identity in early March, bringing together all aspects of their expertise in packaging and processing solutions. The renewed website is now online and designed in this new corporate identity...

Roy Meenderink: The key for innovation

11 April 2023

"Are you that old already?" a customer asked me when I recently told them that I have been in the food industry for 38 years. But no, I simply started early. In all that time, I have seen a lot of product innovations pas...