January 2019

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ISO certification

ISO 22000: 2018 - Are you prepared?

Nuno Soares talks about the importance of ISO certification and its recent update.

Find your balance - BNF

British Nutrition Foundation launches a handy guide to get portion wise

The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched a practical guide to portion sizes entitled ‘Find Your Balance’ which aims to help people understand not just which foods to eat, but how often and in what quantities, in order to maintain a healthy weight and have a balanced diet.

The guide uses simple hand and spoon measurements to help us estimate appropriate portions, when cooking and serving food. It is designed to complement the Government’s Eatwell Guide, which provides guidance on the proportions of the main food groups that make up a healthy diet.

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things Network Plus launches 2019 pilot projects funding call

The Internet of Things Network Plus has launched the 2019 pilot projects funding call.

The Internet of Food Things Network Plus was set up by EPSRC to stimulate and coordinate inter-disciplinary research into the digital transformation of the food production and supply chain through the application of new technologies such as IoT, AI, smart packaging, blockchain, new business models, and other forms of innovation. The pilot projects funding calls play a key role in achieving this.



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