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    2601, 2019

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

    By | January 26th, 2019|Categories: IoT, Sensors|

    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). [...]

    1511, 2018

    Care Home Management – Temperature Risk for Residents

    By | November 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

    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 [...]

    1210, 2018

    Call for mandatory food score display

    By | October 12th, 2018|Categories: Enforcement / Legislation, Food Hygiene Rating|

    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 [...]

    3009, 2018

    Hambleton Business Awards 2018

    By | September 30th, 2018|Categories: Hambleton, Temperature Technology, Tiaki|

    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 [...]

    2607, 2018

    Listeria lowdown

    By | July 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

    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 [...]

    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 [...]

    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 [...]