Alibaba (Australia) and a group of founding partners have launched pilot orders through its new Food Trust Framework, a Tmall Global initiative that uses blockchain technology to improve supply chain traceability.
It is crucial we have a global set of standards across the food and beverage industry to support the rise of the digital era which is all about quality data and accuracy of information.
In summer 2017, 15 EU states, Switzerland and Hong Kong were affected by the Fipronil contamination scandal. The scandal originated in the Netherlands but had global effects. Around ten million tainted eggs were imported into Germany, with not only eggs themselves being contaminated, but also egg products such as sandwich fillers. Here, Shan Zhan, Global … Continue reading What eggs can teach us about traceability
The SmartFreight solution has successfully completed GS1 Australia’s Transport Software Certification process.
Australia’s biosecurity will be further strengthened by the delivery of a national reporting scheme for the pork industry.
Detectament has released a new batch of tough traceability tags that are both metal detectable and heat shock resistant, ensuring the delivery of reliable data and batch identity systems.