Fraunhofer Food Chain Management Alliance

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The High Price of Food

Businesses within the food industry are facing significant difficulties. In an age of global trade, ensuring food security is a great challenge. continue reading...

The Fraunhofer Food Chain Management Alliance is your professional business partner in collecting recent scientific research and using it to develop products and solutions. continue reading…

At Fraunhofer, we develop innovative approaches in food security, microelectronics and logistics that can be easily integrated into the whole food supply chain, ensuring the highest possible added value at low cost. continue reading...

Highlights

Food lab inside your mobile phone

“Food scanner” is becoming a topic of common interest. The European Commission has recognized its relevance and provides funding for the development of the technologies required.

Fraunhofer IPMS filed a patent for a novel device that enables not only food analysis but as well access to quantity and nutrition facts.

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A new leading partnership will drive a transformation towards a consumer-centric and resource-efficient food sector

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced the winner of a pan-European competition on the Food4Future call: EIT Food. EIT Food will build sustainable end-to-end food supply chains realized through transformative innovation and education initiatives, with a central role for the consumer.

OCM-Conference March 22/23, 2017 in Karlsruhe, Germany

3rd Conference on Optical Characterization of Materials

The International Conference on Optical Characterization of Materials (OCM-2017) will be organized by the Karlsruhe Center for Spectral Signatures of Materials (KCM) in cooperatrion with the German Chapter of the Instrumentation & Measurement Society of IEEE.  

Further informations..

Edible Innovations Food innovation and conflicting priorities between technological progress and consumer rejection

A summary of the most important research findings.

Read the White Paper in english.

The survey is only availabel in german.

Contact

Mark Bücking

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Dr. Mark Bücking

Managing Director

Fraunhofer Intitute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME
Auf dem Aberg 1
57392 Schmallenberg, Germany

Phone +49 (0) 2972/302 304

Fax +49 (0) 2972/302 319

Andreas Hengse

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Dr. Andreas Hengse

Deputy Managing Director & Coordination

Fraunhofer Food Chain Management Alliance; Office Berlin
Auf dem Aberg 1
57392 Schmallenberg, Germany

Phone +49 (0) 30/5306 2177

Mobile 0162/744 02 96