Food & Beverage Manufacturing, Food Processing Software

Food & Beverage manufacture involves a total sequence of food operations, including the growth and selection of raw materials, harvesting, processing, preservation, and distribution. These goods are then sold mainly to the retail or hospitality sectors, which then sell to end consumers through shops, supermarkets, restaurants, bars, etc. In general, the aim of all food manufacturing operations is to extend the availability of seasonal crops to year-round use. Food manufacturing is not solely involved with the preservation of food but is also concerned with the addition of additives such as flavours, colouring agents, preservatives, texturising agents and the final operation is packaging. Supply Chain software for the Food and Beverage industries enables streamlining and automating business processes throughout the supply chain to improve planning, optimise inventory levels, reduce costs, and respond quickly to changes in customer and supplier demand.

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How can artificial intelligence help the food industry?

How can artificial intelligence help the food industry?

There's a lot of talk about artificial intelligence (AI) as the next best thing since sliced bread. But what does AI really mean for the food industry and what are the implications, asks Stephanie Duvault-Alexandre, a consultant at software provider FuturMaster?

Food & Drink Supply Chain Conference – Efficient, Collaborative, Innovative

Food & Drink Supply Chain Conference – Efficient, Collaborative, Innovative

Mission-Critical Change: Survive Brexit, Technology & Market Disruption: Future-Proofed, Collaborative & Agile Food & Drink Supply Chains Which Drive Value & Efficiency.

£4.8 billion worth of British products hang in the balance following Brexit

£4.8 billion worth of British products hang in the balance following Brexit

With the Brexit transition completing at the end of 2020, the UK will need to negotiate new terms for €5.5 billion (£4.8 billion) worth of food and drink products with the EU and third countries, according to insights from Informa's Agribusiness Intelligence.

XPO Logistics expands support of Daloon Foods

XPO Logistics expands support of Daloon Foods

XPO Logistics has renewed its longstanding supply chain support of Daloon Foods, part of the Izico Food Group. Daloon is a top producer of frozen ethnic and meat-free products sold under its brand name and private label.

Delivery Hero selects NewVoiceMedia as contact centre partner to transform global customer experience

Delivery Hero selects NewVoiceMedia as contact centre partner to transform global customer experience

NewVoiceMedia, provider of cloud contact centre and inside sales technology, has announced that Berlin-based food-delivery service, Delivery Hero AG, has selected its platform to transform its global customer experience.

Linkfresh 365 approved for Microsoft AppSource Marketplace

Linkfresh 365 approved for Microsoft AppSource Marketplace

Linkfresh, provider of supply chain ERP solutions for the fresh food industry, has announced that its Microsoft Dynamics based Linkfresh 365 suite, for the Fresh Produce and Agricultural sectors, is now available on the Microsoft AppSource Marketplace.

Foodex returns to offer 360° view of the UK food and drink manufacturing industry

Foodex returns to offer 360° view of the UK food and drink manufacturing industry

Foodex 2018, the UK trade event for the food and drink processing, packaging and logistics industries, will return to the NEC Birmingham from 16-18 April next year.

METTLER TOLEDO Safeline develops new fully integrated conveyorised metal detection system

METTLER TOLEDO Safeline develops new fully integrated conveyorised metal detection system

Industrial metal detectors can bring important benefits to the production line for food, non-food and pharmaceutical applications.

Food executives to plot Brexit course for UK’s largest manufacturing sector at Food & Drink Business UK Conference

Food executives to plot Brexit course for UK’s largest manufacturing sector at Food & Drink Business UK Conference

The Food and Drink Business UK Conference, a leading gathering of food and beverage industry professionals, takes place on the 7th November in the Ricoh Arena, Coventry with a focus on Manufacturing, IT, Data, Logistics and more.

Proactive Solutions helps to keep the Reynolds fleet on the road

Proactive Solutions helps to keep the Reynolds fleet on the road

Goodyear Proactive Solutions, the vehicle-to-fleet operations management system, has helped a leading UK distributor of fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy and cheese, reduce its tyre costs by almost 25%.

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