BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech –9-20-17



9-20-17:  Food Tech Startups Take the Stage, Pasteurization Pioneer Gains Logistics Partner, Hotel Chain Leads Mobile Innovations, Plus VeriSolutions in the Checkout! 

FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate

National Punch Day / Rum Punch Day September 20
National Pecan Cookie Day  September 21
National Ice Cream Cone Day September 22
National White Chocolate Day  September 23
National Lobster Day September 25

Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary 


FUELING INNOVATION: Food Tech Startups Prepare to Take the Stage at VC Event

Business People Walking Outdoors the Way ForwardEmerging disruptors to hospitality and foodservice stand out among the early stage companies set to present onstage at upcoming premier investor event Venture Atlanta. Orderly, the leading restaurant purchasing app, and Saige, a machine learning-driven personal chef platform were announced as finalists this week. Agriculture innovator Grubbly Farms will also participate in the inaugural Startup Showcase.

Next-Gen Food Treatment Center Partners with Leading Logistics Provider

ScanTech Sciences has partnered with Freight Handlers, Inc to introduce a new era in food pasteurization and integrated logistics services at the first Electronic Cold-Pasteurization Center in McAllen, Texas.

Travel Tech Startups Headed to France

Two new travel tech platforms have been granted the opportunity to develop beyond borders through the 2017 Atlanta International Startup Exchange. Vayando, a social impact travel organization and Volantio, an airline booking tool for improving flight utilization, will visit Toulouse, France in October during the EmTech Conference.

Non-Profit and Researcher Collaborate on IoT-Enabled Fruit Picking

Atlanta’s pre-agricultural community cultivators at Concrete Jungle have partnered with Carl DiSalvo at Georgia Tech to explore using drones, virtual mapping and sensors to gather fruit. Designing for Foraging demonstrates innovation at the crossroads of humanities, social sciences and technology.


THE CHECKOUT: VeriSolutions

VeriSolutions, a startup in the Advanced Technology Development Center’s ATDC Signature portfolio, offers a cloud-based data management platform for temperature, humidity, and task monitoring in the food service industry..

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