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Innovation tools for food waste recovery

By Dr Charis Galanakis, Research & Innovation Director of Galanakis Laboratories The recovery of valuable compounds from food wastes is today one of the most emerging topics in the area of food science and sustainability. However, despite the omnipresence of related studies and patented methodologies, the market existing products derived […]

The Essentiality of Nucleotides

The Essentiality of Nucleotides. By Rachel Hoyle CEO, Nucleotide Nutrition Ltd A category of micro-nutrients until now considered only “conditionally essential” might be about to be recognised as being seminally important for good health. Based on its plethora of properties and activities, ranging from its role in DNA repair to […]

Seaweed, the Food of the Future

Seaweed, the Food of the Future – Today Seaweed is no longer only perceived by many just as the stuff you see at the seaside, but increasingly as an incredibly nutritious, tasty and natural sustainable food and ingredient. With over 10,000 species globally, seaweed is a diverse group that offers […]

ColdBake: Next Generation Nutrition

ColdBake:  The Next Generation for Nutrition and Medical Food  By Dr Richard Horton, Carritech Research Ltd “Our food should be our medicine.  Our medicine should be our food.”  Hippocrates, 460-377BC, Greek Physician and ‘Father of medicine’.  Is ColdBake set to fulfil this very modern but ancient need?Everyone who has a ‘smartphone’ or […]

Food Manufacturing 4.0 – responding to consumers right to choice

Food Manufacturing 4.0 responds to a consumer right to choice. We are in the middle of a food revolution: Food Manufacturing 4.0; our knowledge of nutrition and dietary health is increasing at an alarming rate and what we knew about the impact of our food on our well being is […]

Food Industry expert, Steve osborn

Trendspotting at the Food Tech Expo and Summit in Mexico City

Trendspotting at the Food Tech Expo and Summit in Mexico City By Steve Osborn, Principal Consultant, Food and Beverage, The Aurora Ceres Partnership, Banamex Mexico City, Mexico, 14-Oct-2015 What are the hottest trends in food and beverage in Latin America? Steve Osborn, principal consultant, food and beverage, at The Aurora Ceres […]

Food Manufacturing 4.0. Achieving Ultra Yields in Chilled Food

Food Manufacturing 4.0.  Achieving Ultra Yields in Chilled Food   Imagine a chilled food production line that delivers ultra-yields (sub 1% losses), welcome to Food Manufacturing 4.0 The UK is recognised as the world leader in chilled food production with c£10Bn annual sales yet inherent process problems mean manufacturers typically […]

Food Manufacturing 4.0 – Paperless systems help ensure food safety

Food Manufacturing 4.0- Going paperless to Ensure Food Safety Over 1,650 metric tonnes of paper is used every year in UK food manufacturing. Paperwork is the core component of any Quality Management System from recipes, through specifications to on line quality control checks, quality assurance audits, hygiene audits, metal detector […]

Food waste : Does Voting Help You Waste Less?

Food Waste: Does voting help you waste less? First published by Food Science Technology Show 30/04/15 We have something of an issue in the UK. We are suffering from a western disease; being fat and wasteful. It may be surprising to consider that these seemingly separate issues are driven by the […]