Visibility of actual daily costs by work centre are critical for large-scale meat processing plants.
With the meat industry workforce forced to scale back to two-thirds in Victoria during the pandemic, food processors could move even faster to robotics.
The Food Agility CRC is urging agrifood and tech businesses to join Mission Food for Life, a $10 million initiative to bolster resilience in food supply chains.
The food and beverage industry can pose unique challenges for inventory management so how can you plan buffer stock to help meet fluctuating demand?
The Fraunhofer Institute has developed an algorithm that helps companies calculate how the risks posed by supply shortages can be reduced at little extra cost.
A national traceability program could help supply chains achieve end-to-end traceability and lift capability across the sector.
From delicate potato chips to heavy milk bottles, MIT researchers have developed soft robotic tools which sense the right touch for the task.
Mainbrace Construction will build an airbridge to connect the Hilton Foods process facility with a new Woolworths distribution centre in Melbourne.
The Axelent X-Guard Contour machine guarding is easily configurable and designed to adapt to a user's machine guarding requirements at a warehouse, factory or facility.