9-28-17: Hotel Group Honored for Sustainability Tech, Smart Feeders for Preemies, Tech Initiates Resource for Food Processors, Plus Chuice in the Checkout!
FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate
ATL Tech Gives Back 3.0 October 19
|National Key Lime Pie Day||September 26|
|National Chocolate Milk Day||September 27|
|National Strawberry Cream Pie Day||September 28|
|National Coffee Day||September 29|
|National Mulled Cider Day||September 30|
Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary
Smart energy management benefits hospitality companies in other ways aside from reducing the carbon footprint. Just ask InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), a global leader in hotel innovation, who has recently been listed on the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (World and European). This honor recognizes the success of the IHG Green Engage™ system, an online sustainability tool that helps hotels manage and minimize their impact on the environment by tracking carbon emissions, water and energy management, and food waste. IHG America is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
The University of Georgia hosted the Georgia Commissioner of Agriculture and other state leaders during its annual farm tour, showcasing the developing technologies that bolster Georgia’s $13 billion agriculture economy.
Emory Hospital Midtown in Atlanta, Georgia has adopted NFANT Labs’s “smart bottles” in its neonatal intensive care units (NICU) for premature babies, one of the first of such internet-connected devices being approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Georgia Manufacturing Extension Program (GaMEP) has launched an outreach initiative to provide food manufacturers with niche research and tech solutions for food safety, energy management and sustainability.
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THE CHECKOUT: Chuice
Chuice, short for “chewable juice,” uses cold pressurization technology to produce plant-based meals from purees..
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