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    507, 2018

    AmbaSense at Google HQ in London #tiaki

    By | July 5th, 2018|Categories: IoT, Temperature Technology, Tiaki|

    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 [...]

    2806, 2018

    Is IoT the Key to the Future of Food Safety?

    By | June 28th, 2018|Categories: IoT|

    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 [...]

    2206, 2018

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

    By | June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Food Safety News, Temperature Control|Tags: , |

    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 [...]

    2404, 2018

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

    By | April 24th, 2018|Categories: Food safety culture, Food Safety News, Temperature Control|

    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: [...]

    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


    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

    How IoT Technology is Revolutionising the Retail Industry

    October 12th, 2019|0 Comments

    Like many industries, retail is embracing Internet of Things (IoT) transformation. The expansion of IoT technology in retail is expected to reach more than $35 billion by 2020. Retailers are using IoT technology to enhance customer experience, [...]

    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 [...]

    IoT: An Enabler For Connected Government

    April 17th, 2019|0 Comments

    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 [...]

    Integrating IoT into Healthcare, Agriculture and Transportation Use Cases

    March 14th, 2019|0 Comments

    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 [...]

    How the Food Industry Can Improve Quality Control

    February 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

    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 [...]

    AmbaSense secure business with Premiership football club

    February 14th, 2019|0 Comments

    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 [...]

    Using Blockchain, IoT Sensors and Food-Sensing Tech to Address Food Safety Concerns

    January 26th, 2019|0 Comments

    New emerging traceability technologies including Internet-of-Things (IoT) sensors, blockchain and food-sensing technologies, have the potential to support the positive transformation of the food system, according to a new research by the World Economic Forum (WEF). [...]