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    706, 2019

    Hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak

    By | June 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

    Three hospital patients have died in an outbreak of listeria linked to pre-packed sandwiches. Public Health England (PHE) said the victims were among six patients affected in England and the deaths occurred in Manchester and [...]

    606, 2019

    Why restaurants should implement the Internet of Things

    By | June 6th, 2019|Categories: Enforcement / Legislation, IoT, Sensors, Uncategorized|

    There are many problems that can occur in a restaurant, but one problem that isn’t given enough thought is equipment failure. Food service equipment (like ovens and refrigerators) are prone to breakage, and these maintenance [...]

    605, 2019

    5 Benefits of Commercial IoT and Automation

    By | May 6th, 2019|Categories: Food safety culture, IoT, LoRaWAN, Sensors, Uncategorized|

    Many people have heard of the benefits of consumer-oriented IoT products, but what about the benefits of commercial IoT? IoT can significantly transform your business and improve your customer experience. Some of the current applications [...]

    305, 2019

    Embrace new IoT technology and help your food business increase productivity and profitable

    By | May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

    In recent years, the food and beverage industry has garnered a reputation of being “tech resistant’ however, many food business operators, and kitchen equipment manufacturers are beginning to recognise the efficiencies offered by new technology [...]

    1704, 2019

    IoT: An Enabler For Connected Government

    By | April 17th, 2019|Categories: IoT|

    The vision of any Connected Government in digital era is to develop connected and intelligent IoT based systems to contribute to government’s economy, improving citizen satisfaction, safe society, environment sustainability, city management and global need. IoT has [...]

    1403, 2019

    Integrating IoT into Healthcare, Agriculture and Transportation Use Cases

    By | March 14th, 2019|Categories: IoT, Sensors|

    IoT technologies are expanding into new sectors every day. The healthcare, agriculture and transportation industries, in particular, will get incredible benefits from these new technologies. Isn’t it fascinating when you take a traditional device, like [...]

    2202, 2019

    How the Food Industry Can Improve Quality Control

    By | February 22nd, 2019|Categories: IoT, Restaurants, Sensors, Temperature Control|

    Food contamination outbreaks and recalls seem to be in the news every week, from ground beef coming off the shelves because of E. coli to the massive romaine lettuce recall that started in 2018 and is still [...]

    1402, 2019

    AmbaSense secure business with Premiership football club

    By | February 14th, 2019|Categories: Compliance, IoT, LoRaWAN, Restaurants, Temperature Control|

    AmbaSense were recently approached by a leading Premiership football club to solve an ongoing problem.  How do you keep track of food storage temperatures within 75,000-seater capacity stadium housing 26 kitchens with hundreds of fridges [...]

    Due diligence for food businesses

    December 25th, 2019|0 Comments

    The AmbaSense team consists of experts in the software and hardware development plus 2 Chartered Environmental Health Officers. We have considerable experience in food safety and see how businesses operate on a daily basis. Quite [...]

    Why Smart Temperature Management Needs To Be A Priority For Your Supply Chain

    December 24th, 2019|0 Comments

    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) defines food loss and food waste as “the decrease in quantity or quality of food along the food supply chain.” According to FAO, food loss occurs along [...]

    10 Ways The IoT Is Changing The Food Industry

    December 20th, 2019|0 Comments

    From food safety to smarter beer, here's 10 ways the Internet of Things is impacting our lives and the food industry. 1. Makes your food safer The Internet of Things helps ensure higher levels of [...]

    The United States Explores Food Traceability Options

    November 25th, 2019|0 Comments

    Back in April, the acting commission of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the deputy commission announced plans to develop a "Blueprint for a New Era of Smarter Food Safety." The FDA has [...]

    4 Ways in which IoT will Change Retail in 2020

    November 24th, 2019|0 Comments

    According to a report by Markets and Markets, the use of IoT in the global retail market is expected to hit $35.64 million by 2020. IoT has several use cases in the retail industry, including monitoring [...]

    Listeria outbreak: Sandwiches were ‘kept warm in ineffective fridges’

    November 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

    Sandwiches were kept warm in "ineffective" fridges at a hospital where a patient contracted listeria after eating one and died. Cancer patient Ian Hitchcock, 52, died on 8 June after eating a pre-packed sandwich while [...]

    Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review

    June 19th, 2019|0 Comments

    A "root and branch" review of hospital food has been ordered by the health secretary after two more deaths were linked to an outbreak of listeria. The number of deaths related to pre-packed sandwiches and [...]

    Food safety, everybody’s business’ – the first World Food Safety Day 2019

    June 10th, 2019|0 Comments

    Everyone has the right to safe, nutritious and sufficient food. Still today, almost one in ten people in the world fall ill after eating contaminated food. When food is not safe, children cannot learn, adults [...]

    Hospital patients die in sandwich listeria outbreak

    June 7th, 2019|0 Comments

    Three hospital patients have died in an outbreak of listeria linked to pre-packed sandwiches. Public Health England (PHE) said the victims were among six patients affected in England and the deaths occurred in Manchester and [...]

    Why restaurants should implement the Internet of Things

    June 6th, 2019|0 Comments

    There are many problems that can occur in a restaurant, but one problem that isn’t given enough thought is equipment failure. Food service equipment (like ovens and refrigerators) are prone to breakage, and these maintenance [...]

    5 Benefits of Commercial IoT and Automation

    May 6th, 2019|0 Comments

    Many people have heard of the benefits of consumer-oriented IoT products, but what about the benefits of commercial IoT? IoT can significantly transform your business and improve your customer experience. Some of the current applications [...]

    Embrace new IoT technology and help your food business increase productivity and profitable

    May 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

    In recent years, the food and beverage industry has garnered a reputation of being “tech resistant’ however, many food business operators, and kitchen equipment manufacturers are beginning to recognise the efficiencies offered by new technology [...]