Materials handling & storage and supply chain > Supply chain & traceability (RFID/barcodes)

Which technologies will validate Australia's agricultural products?

04 August, 2016

A study has evaluated the emerging technologies that can help consumers and exporters validate the authenticity of agricultural products.

Meat spoilage during storage and transport

04 July, 2016

Spoilage bacteria grow faster than pathogenic bacteria during the storage and transport of meat.

SICK RFU65x RFID device

14 June, 2016

The RFU65x RFID from SICK is a measuring RFID device with integrated passage and direction detection.

Closed supply chain key to clean, green food exports

19 April, 2016 by Andrew Spence

A closed loop supply chain and a strong contact network in Asia are behind the success of an emerging premium food company from South Australia.

GS1 Australia upgrades product recall portal

31 March, 2016

GS1 Australia has launched a new version of its electronic product recall notification management system.

Riverina food industry to gain two rail hubs

22 February, 2016

Two regional rail hubs and business parks in NSW's Riverina district will be master planned and developed by Vaughan Constructions.

Keeping your pallets secure using unhackable RFID

09 February, 2016

Researchers have developed a new type of RFID chip that is virtually impossible to hack.

Explosive growth and the global cold chain

04 February, 2016

Rising disposable income, growth in the food retail market and rapidly growing demand for frozen food are forecast to drive high growth in the cold chain industry.

Australian dairy delivers reassurance to China's parents

01 February, 2016

Camperdown Dairy International has adopted a new platform to allow Chinese consumers to check the authenticity and provenance of its products using their smartphones.

Beston to release food traceability app

09 December, 2015

Beston Global Food Company will release an app to enable retail customers to instantly trace the origin and safety of its food products on their smartphone or tablet.

Tetra Pak instructs suppliers to provide ethics reports

23 November, 2015

Tetra Pak has informed its key suppliers that they will be expected to file ethical performance reports on the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange (Sedex).

Food safety — from farm to fork

27 October, 2015

Identification solutions enable companies to trace back the trajectory of their products from the producer, through the processing stages, to retailers — meeting consumer and regulatory demand for transparency on the provenance and authenticity of foodstuffs.

RFID streamlines automated tomato harvesting

24 September, 2015

RFID technology from SICK allows tomato processor Kagome to ensure product traceability, leading to increasing efficiency in the production process.

ISO/IEC approves farm-to-fork traceability standard

21 September, 2015

Two supply chain visibility standards that enable farm-to-fork traceability have been approved as international standards by the ISO and IEC.

Uni students develop wine industry software that could "help feed the world"

25 June, 2015

A software system for the viticulture industry developed by a team of Australian university students could one day be applied to global food production.

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