Optimizing Worplaces and Workflows

Work Smarter Not Harder – Optimize Lab Processes Using Lean Laboratory

Lean manufacturing principles are increasingly being adopted in the laboratory environment. If Lean Laboratory is properly implemented, the results can be impressive, delivering simpler workflows and processes, reduced lead times, and increased laboratory efficiency. A lean laboratory is one which is focused on delivering high quality results in the most efficient way  ̶  in terms…

Improved Production Yield Through Computer Based Formulation

High Detection Sensitivity and Low Power Options for Tall, Rigid Container Inspection

Tall, rigid containers are used extensively across the food industry; typical segments include beverages, dairy products, condiments, fruit and vegetables, infant foods, meat and ready meals. These products are frequently packaged in metal cans, foil pouches, cartons, composite cans/tubes and glass containers.  Manufacturers are increasingly integrating x-ray inspection systems into their production lines to minimise…


Partnering To Revolutionize Supply Chain Transparency

SGS and Transparency-One are working with Mars Food and Blippar to revolutionize end-to-end supply chain transparency. Mars Food, with its partners, is exploring new ways to map its supply chains end to end and to connect customers with farmers through verified transparency and image recognition. Introducing The Next Frontier of Supply Chain Transparency Reinventing and revolutionizing the…

Comply With Regulatory Requirements

Validation, Verification and Monitoring – Comply With Regulatory Requirements

This White Paper gives guidance on the essential processes of validation, verification, and routine performance monitoring for in-line product inspection equipment. It is primarily aimed at Quality Managers and Production Managers in food manufacturing organizations, although manufacturers in other industries may also find it relevant. The terms validation, verification, and routine performance monitoring are often…