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Inkjet printer cracks egg coding challenge for Spanish producer

Inkjet printer cracks egg coding challenge for Spanish producer

A Spanish egg producer is using a coding solution from Markem-Imaje to mark 180,000 eggs an hour, while cutting operational costs by at least 20%. The continuous inkjet solution allows the company to change consumables without stopping the printers and reduces the number of printhead cleaning operations, while still meeting its traceability obligations with a high-quality code on each egg.

‘Use your loaf’: Bakers Basco boss warns of tensions in bakery supply chain if panic buying reaches pre-lockdown levels.

‘Use your loaf’: Bakers Basco boss warns of tensions in bakery supply chain if panic buying reaches pre-lockdown levels.

Paul Empson, General Manager of Bakers Basco, is warning the general public to ‘use one’s loaf’ and avoid panic buying as the possibility of a second nationwide UK lockdown hangs in the balance, to ensure demand doesn’t outstrip supply.

Grilstad selects Blue Ridge supply chain planning solutions to execute a better S&OP process

Grilstad selects Blue Ridge supply chain planning solutions to execute a better S&OP process

Blue Ridge, the supply chain planning solutions provider, has announced that Grilstad, the producer of meat products in Norway, has selected solutions from the Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning platform  to execute a best practice sales and operations planning (S&OP) process. One of Norway’s largest producers of meat products, Grilstad began as a cured meat factory in Trondheim in 1957.

A simple idea leads to a water pump with the power to change the world

A simple idea leads to a water pump with the power to change the world

Using Solid Edge enables farmers in the developing world to exchange five hours of carrying buckets for one hour of pumping.

How BH Cosmetics took its cruelty-free vegan and inclusive products global with the help of Techcloudpro and Avectous

How BH Cosmetics took its cruelty-free vegan and inclusive products global with the help of Techcloudpro and Avectous

When the vegan and cruelty-free cosmetics company BH Cosmetics wanted to take its inclusive product line global, they knew the challenge involved in scaling to become a mass supplier globally, at a competitive price, and providing the same customer experience across geographies.

Buyers and suppliers to get tucked in at virtual food and drinks trade show

Buyers and suppliers to get tucked in at virtual food and drinks trade show

Product Guru, the product discovery platform that allows brands to showcase their products to retail buyers, is continuing to champion emerging brands by launching The Pantry Live, a virtual alternative to food and drink trade shows.

Avebe, global producer of potato starch products, leverages Mendix low-code for efficiency gains in factory planning and logistics

Avebe, global producer of potato starch products, leverages Mendix low-code for efficiency gains in factory planning and logistics

Mendix, a Siemens business and enterprise low-code solutions provider, has announced that Avebe, the global cooperative of potato starch varieties and potato-based food derivatives, has developed Internal Starch Flow, a software solution designed to streamline logistical and planning processes for Avebe plant facilities and cooperative farmers.

Vanderlande introduces HOMEPICK for fast and efficient online grocery fulfilment

Vanderlande introduces HOMEPICK for fast and efficient online grocery fulfilment

As part of its next generation of scalable solutions (evolutions), Vanderlande is introducing HOMEPICK. It is a solution that seamlessly integrates the company’s systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services to create a cutting-edge concept that will support food retail operations.

Stop the touches: How to eliminate labelling mistakes from your production line

Stop the touches: How to eliminate labelling mistakes from your production line

Worldwide, operator error is one of the top causes of labelling mistakes, necessitating costly product recalls which can have a devastating effect on a company’s brand reputation.

Animal feed supplier Adisseo optimises supply chain with FuturMaster

Animal feed supplier Adisseo optimises supply chain with FuturMaster

Adisseo, a global provider of nutritional additives for livestock and animal feed, has chosen a demand planning solution from FuturMaster as part of its ambitious growth plans and to improve service levels.

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