Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review

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 salads at hospitals had risen from three to five, Public Health England said on Friday. It said evidence suggested the [...]

Why restaurants should implement the Internet of Things

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 issues typically occur at the worst times. Scheduled maintenance procedures can help prevent maintenance issues, but they are far from [...]

By | June 6th, 2019|Enforcement / Legislation, IoT, Sensors, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Benefits of Commercial IoT and Automation

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 of the Internet of Things feel more trivial than others. Humans have been outrunning each other for a hundred thousand years without [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Food safety culture, IoT, LoRaWAN, Sensors, Uncategorized|0 Comments

IoT: An Enabler For Connected Government

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 data feeds from various sources like cameras, weather & environmental sensors, traffic signals, parking zones, shared video surveillance service. The [...]

By | April 17th, 2019|IoT|0 Comments

Integrating IoT into Healthcare, Agriculture and Transportation Use Cases

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 a watch, and by add computing, connectivity and a layer of intelligence to it, you end up transforming the user [...]

By | March 14th, 2019|IoT, Sensors|0 Comments

How the Food Industry Can Improve Quality 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 ongoing. While quality control is integral in any consumer-facing industry, it's absolutely vital in industries that create consumables. How can [...]

By | February 22nd, 2019|IoT, Restaurants, Sensors, Temperature Control|0 Comments

AmbaSense secure business with Premiership football club

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 and freezers holding thousands of pounds worth of stock? Previous attempts to solve this issue by the club had been [...]

By | February 14th, 2019|Compliance, IoT, LoRaWAN, Restaurants, Temperature Control|0 Comments

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

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). Food holds a critical role in human societies, yet inefficiencies in the supply chain and the lack of product and [...]

By | January 26th, 2019|IoT, Sensors|0 Comments

AmbaSense at Google HQ in London #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 before, thanks to lowering sensors costs and software platforms," explains Martin Platt, partner at AmbaSense Ltd, one of the UK's [...]

By | July 5th, 2018|IoT, Temperature Technology, Tiaki|0 Comments

Is IoT the Key to the Future of Food Safety?

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 company. Companies like AmbaSense are integrating smart sensors and devices into the food storage process to create a seamless monitoring system [...]

By | June 28th, 2018|IoT|0 Comments