Day: August 15, 2016

US: Big data and IoT solve food safety and supply challenges

TechRepublic: Grocery stores operate on paper-thin profit margins, and cannot afford to overstock inventories or to let food go to waste. Grocers and food suppliers also want to avoid food contamination issues that can negatively impact their reputations and discourage consumers from doing business with them.

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Day: August 15, 2016

AU: Food allergy resources for business

Food Standards Australia New Zealand: If you’re a food service business, do your staff know what to do to assist people with food allergies? Allergy New Zealand, with the collaboration of Australia New Zealand Food Allergy Collaboration, has produced an excellent video for food service staff.

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Day: August 15, 2016

NZ: Cancer all-clear given to weedkiller glyphosate by New Zealand scientific review

Stuff.co.nz: New Zealand scientists have reviewed the evidence on the weedkiller glyphosate and announced it is "unlikely" to be carcinogenic and should not be classified as a mutagen or carcinogen under the HSNO Act.

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