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8 Tips for launching a successful food startup

Launching a food brand startup is an exciting avenue to pursue for someone with passion for spreading culinary delights. The global food industry’s estimated worth as of 2017 was 5650 billion. This figure will continue to rise in the future, so there is much to...

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How does Brexit affect the food trade?

The referendum on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union took place almost two and a half years ago. The consequences of Brexit - including the European Single Market and the customs union - will be decided these days. Since billions are...

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How do I want to shape my professional future?

I have been working on it for 12 years – the A-Level. Now I can proudly hold my A-Level certificate in my hands and claim: “I made it!”. But suddenly I was confronted with a completely new challenge: I have my A-Level, but what now? How...

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What effects does Blockchain have on food trade?

Blockchain is one of the most up-to-date and promising technological developments of our time. So far, it has been large companies in particular with pilot projects and specialist journals from various sectors that are pushing the topic forward. Since the project IBM Food Trust, the...

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Release of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Since 1 October 2018, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (previously Microsoft Dynamics NAV) is available. Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC brings the full NAV functionality to a SaaS environment and is available for cloud, on-premise and hybrid solutions as part of the larger Microsoft Dynamics 365...

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Why full chain traceability is important for the food industry

Some of the earliest examples of transparency in the food and beverage industry can be dated back to the early 1800’s with wine. Wine cellars were cold and damp, which meant that over time the labels would fade away. When the label had deteriorated, there...

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Microsoft is discontinuing the German data trustee model

In the future, Microsoft will offer its Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics 365 cloud services only as part of its self-managed Microsoft cloud network. The locations of the new data centers are Berlin and Frankfurt. Azure is expected to be widely available in the fourth...

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New Packaging Act: What changes for manufacturers?

Whether online retail or over the counter: Who sells packaged goods, must also take responsibility for the prevention, reuse and disposal. The previously valid packaging ordinance will be replaced on January 1, 2019 by the new Packaging Act – and brings with it some changes....

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How to keep track of a variety of condition types

Whether discounts, bonuses or advertising subsidies - condition management plays a key role in consumer goods trade. Those who rely on several “data islands”, such as Excel spreadsheets or external systems, quickly lose track of things and increase the error rate....