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    1203, 2018

    An Inspector Calls – How do you monitor your fridge temperature – butter, jelly or Tiaki? By DanH

    By | March 12th, 2018|Categories: Temperature Control, Temperature Technology, Tiaki|

    As a local authority Environmental Health Officer, who inspects food businesses and awards food hygiene ratings, I have seen countless methods used to monitor fridge temperatures. Some work and some clearly don’t. When monitoring a [...]

    1103, 2018

    Why technology holds the key to the future of food safety

    By | March 11th, 2018|Categories: Food Safety News, IoT|

    Rather than posing any sort of “threat”, the digital transformation brings immense opportunities for boosting transparency, organisational efficiency and implementing rigorous monitoring processes. Technology is revolutionising businesses, and the FMCG sector is no exception. The [...]

    503, 2018

    South Africa listeria: Source of ‘world’s worst outbreak’ found

    By | March 5th, 2018|Categories: Food Safety News|

    South Africa says it has finally traced the source of a listeria outbreak that has killed 180 people in the past year - said to make it the worst in history ! The source is [...]

    203, 2018

    TECH START-UP LAUNCHES INNOVATIVE MONITORING TOOL

    By | March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Tiaki|

    Have you read about the launch of our new Tiaki sensor on BQ Live? Exciting times ahead for AmbaSense! #TiakiPower http://www.bqlive.co.uk/food-drink/2018/03/01/news/tech-start-up-launches-innovative-monitoring-tool-30893/

    2702, 2018

    #TiakiPower – The Temperature Sensor with Attitude!

    By | February 27th, 2018|Categories: Tiaki|Tags: |

    Did you know: 1. The Tiaki temperature sensor wireless range is 10 kilometres 2. Two AA-size batteries will power the sensor for over 2 years 3. All data is encrypted and transmitted in secure 128bit [...]

    2502, 2018

    Tiaki Temperature Sensor Alerts – Dashboard View. By MarcelH

    By | February 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

    One of the best advantages of using a Tiaki is that it can alert you to anomalies in the temperature of your fridges and freezers. You can set up alerts (Fig. 1) by selecting criteria (greater [...]

    2202, 2018

    An Inspector Calls – When temperature control goes wrong. By DanH

    By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Compliance, Food Hygiene Rating, Sensors, Temperature Technology, Tiaki|

    As well as helping in the development of the Tiaki temperature, and web-based dashboard, I also inspect food business, which is part of my job working for a local authority. During a recent inspection of [...]

    902, 2018

    The AmbaSense Dashboard – An Introduction

    By | February 9th, 2018|Categories: Tiaki|

    An integral part of the temparature monitoring with Tiakis is the online dashboard. It shows you at a glance how your fridges and freezers are performing. Figure 1 There are 2 different options to view the [...]

    Care Home Management – Temperature Risk for Residents

    November 15th, 2018|0 Comments

    The risks of not monitoring the temperature of your rooms, food and drugs effectively Martin Platt, Partner at AmbaSense talks to Care Home Management magazine about the risks associated with poor temperature control within UK [...]

    Call for mandatory food score display

    October 12th, 2018|0 Comments

    With fewer than half of businesses in England showing their food hygiene ratings to customers, the Local Government Association is calling for displaying ratings to become mandatory in England, as it is in Wales and [...]

    Hambleton Business Awards 2018

    September 30th, 2018|0 Comments

    AmbaSense Shortlisted for Innovation Award AmbaSense honoured to be shortlisted in the Innovation category of the 2018 Hambleton Business Awards. Nine Hambleton businesses are celebrating after taking top prizes at the district council’s annual awards [...]

    Listeria lowdown

    July 26th, 2018|0 Comments

    It’s the most dangerous food poisoning bug you’d probably hardly ever heard of – at least until a few days ago. But now listeria is making headline news and it’s not pretty. The bacterium has caused nine [...]

    AmbaSense at Google HQ in London #tiaki

    July 5th, 2018|0 Comments

    AmbaSense were at Google HQ in London this week to talk about accelerated marketing and IoT technology. "In 2018, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will have the ability to access IoT technology more than ever [...]

    Is IoT the Key to the Future of Food Safety?

    June 28th, 2018|0 Comments

    Sensors are becoming essential components of the supply chain, with temperature, sensors are one of the primary concerns. “Temperature has the biggest impact on food safety”, says Martin Platt, Partner at AmbaSense, a sensor technology [...]

    Brewing Beer? We have the perfect temperature sensor #Tiaki!

    June 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

    Brewing beer. What could be more fun than actually drinking it? A major factor for a good fermentation is temperature. Yeast is greatly affected by temperature; too cold and they go dormant, too hot (more [...]

    Is your fridge making you ill? How to avoid the risk of food poisoning

    April 24th, 2018|0 Comments

    THE COLD truth about most household fridges is they are operating at the wrong temperature and leaving people at risk of food poisoning, a study has revealed. An investigation by BBC One's Rip Off Britain: [...]

    An Inspector Calls – How do you monitor your fridge temperature – butter, jelly or Tiaki? By DanH

    March 12th, 2018|0 Comments

    As a local authority Environmental Health Officer, who inspects food businesses and awards food hygiene ratings, I have seen countless methods used to monitor fridge temperatures. Some work and some clearly don’t. When monitoring a [...]

    Why technology holds the key to the future of food safety

    March 11th, 2018|0 Comments

    Rather than posing any sort of “threat”, the digital transformation brings immense opportunities for boosting transparency, organisational efficiency and implementing rigorous monitoring processes. Technology is revolutionising businesses, and the FMCG sector is no exception. The [...]

    South Africa listeria: Source of ‘world’s worst outbreak’ found

    March 5th, 2018|0 Comments

    South Africa says it has finally traced the source of a listeria outbreak that has killed 180 people in the past year - said to make it the worst in history ! The source is [...]

    TECH START-UP LAUNCHES INNOVATIVE MONITORING TOOL

    March 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

    Have you read about the launch of our new Tiaki sensor on BQ Live? Exciting times ahead for AmbaSense! #TiakiPower http://www.bqlive.co.uk/food-drink/2018/03/01/news/tech-start-up-launches-innovative-monitoring-tool-30893/