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Feature Definition: Freight Cost Optimization

The food industry is a very competitive business which makes it imperative to manage costs well. Freight costs are probably the next most important block of costs, after yields (management of material costs) and labor efficiencies. Freight costs can have … Continue reading

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Food traceability in the age of google

While I participate in a lot of discussions with thought leaders on food traceability, I currently read the new ‘Googled’ book by Ken Auletta. This posting is an attempt to put the two together. I think the common theme is, that the Internet makes the necessary information available, google and traceability systems make them accessible. Perhaps we should call it Googleabilty. Continue reading

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