Open Innovation in the Food and Beverage Industry

Open Innovation in the Food and Beverage Industry
Author: Marian Garcia Martinez
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2013-01-22
ISBN 10: 0857097245
ISBN 13: 9780857097248
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Food and beverage companies are increasingly choosing to enhance internal idea development by pursuing an ‘open innovation’ approach, allowing the additional exploitation of external ideas and paths to market. Drawing on a range of important case studies, Open innovation in the food and beverage industry investigates the challenges and opportunities afforded by the incorporation of open innovation into the food industry. Part one provides a comprehensive overview of the changing nature of innovation in the food and drink industry, acknowledging trends and considering the implications and impact of open innovation. Part two then reviews the role of partners and networks in open innovation, with collaboration, co-creation of value with consumers, the effectiveness of cluster organizations and the importance of network knowledge all discussed, before part three goes on to explore the establishment and varied management aspects of open innovation partnerships and networks. Finally, open-innovation tools, processes and managerial frameworks are the focus of part four, with discussion of the development, application and psychology of a range of initiatives. With its distinguished editor and international team of expert contributors, Open innovation in the food and beverage industry is a unique guide to the implementation and management of open innovation for all food industry professionals involved in management, research and product development, as well as academics with an interest in open innovation across all industries. Investigates the challenges and opportunities afforded by the incorporation of open innovation into the food industry Provides a comprehensive overview of the changing nature of innovation in the food and drink industry and reviews the role of partners and networks in open innovation Explores the establishment and varied management aspects of open innovation partnerships and networks and discusses the development, application and psychology of a range of initiatives

Handbook of Innovation in the Food and Drink Industry

Handbook of Innovation in the Food and Drink Industry
Author: Ruth Rama
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 428
Release: 2008-03-26
ISBN 10: 1560222980
ISBN 13: 9781560222989
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Forget the idea that the food and beverage (F&B) industry is low-tech and slow-changing. The Handbook of Innovation in the Food and Drink Industry goes beyond the traditional perspectives by exploring neglected aspects of technological change in this industry. Economic and managerial aspects of innovation, technological change, new product introduction, and research and development are discussed by leading international specialists in the food and drink industry. Food quality and society, dynamic innovations, the role of biotechnology, and future challenges in the industry are examined clearly in detail. Topics include: • Characteristics of production in the F&B firm • Managements of innovation and the effects on productivity in the F&B firm • Assessment of recent studies on innovation • Internal and external factors of innovation at the firm level • Role of the market and competition • Characteristics and determinates of product innovation • Productivity and innovation effects in the United States food processing industry • Management of knowledge • Innovations in food safety • Innovations in food quality • Biotechnology, information and communication technology (ICT), and the F&B industry • Analysis of the transformation of the Niagara wine cluster in Canada into a regional innovation system • Much more! The Handbook of Innovation in the Food and Drink Industry includes a review of industry literature on innovations, including the most debated topics. Chapters focus on study cases, analyses of large databases and other tools, economic analyses, and crucial survey results. This is a one-of-a-kind text that provides a well-rounded view of the entire industry and where it is heading. The book is carefully referenced and includes tables to clearly present data.

Research on Open innovation Strategies and Eco innovation in Agro food Industries

Research on Open innovation Strategies and Eco innovation in Agro food Industries
Author: Ángela Triguero,Ángela González-Moreno
Publsiher: Chartridge Books Oxford
Total Pages: 134
Release: 2019-05-13
ISBN 10: 1911033492
ISBN 13: 9781911033493
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Research on Open innovation Strategies and Eco innovation in Agro food Industries Book Review:

This book contains some contributions obtained from Project ECO2015-70262-R “Influence of openness on eco-innovation in agro-food industries”. This Project has been funded by the former Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. The main objective of this research is to analyse the influence of open innovation strategies on the development of environmental innovations in the agro-food companies. Eco-innovation has generated a growing body of theoretical and empirical contributions from both quantitative and qualitative perspectives in the last years and this book contains some examples of research and case studies on the topic.

Food Industry R D

Food Industry R D
Author: Helmut Traitler,Birgit Coleman,Adam Burbidge
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2016-11-14
ISBN 10: 1119089395
ISBN 13: 9781119089391
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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What we have today and how we got here. A typical food R&D organization -- A typical food R&D organization -- A critical view of today's R&D organization in the food industry -- Understanding intellectual property and how it is handled in a typical food R&D environment -- Possible future of the food industry. The need for a new approach to R&D in the food industry -- Consumer perspectives for change to R&D in the food industry -- University perspectives for change to R&D in the food industry -- Industry perspectives for change to R&D in the food industry -- Disruptive outlook for the food industry's R&D. Outlook to other industries' R&D organizations -- Utopia or visions for the future -- Testing the hypotheses -- Summary, conclusions, learning, and outlook.

Product innovation in the Dutch food and beverage industry

Product innovation in the Dutch food and beverage industry
Author: Christien M. Enzing
Publsiher: Wageningen Academic Publishers
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2009-11-23
ISBN 10: 9086861318
ISBN 13: 9789086861316
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Product innovation in the Dutch food and beverage industry Book Review:

Food and beverage (F&B) companies are increasingly confronted with important strategic and operational questions as the dynamics in their environment constantly create new challenges. These challenges stimulate the management of many F&B companies to become innovative. Innovation managers have to deal with questions concerning the product innovation strategy, the partners with whom they can co-innovate and the management of the innovation process. Four studies have been carried out that all use empirical data on 129 products of the Dutch F&B industry. Data were collected in 2000 and in 2005. The studies focus on the innovative product itself, rather than on the companies. They provide empirical evidence of the relationships between factors dealing with the product innovation process, the innovation strategy, the innovation network and the market performance of the products. Where most studies only deal with short term performance, these studies also deal with the market performance in the long term (seven years after product launch). This book contributes to a better understanding of the key factors in product innovation in the F&B industry that are related to and explain the product¿s successful market performance in the short and long term.

Innovation Strategies in the Food Industry

Innovation Strategies in the Food Industry
Author: Charis Michel Galanakis
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 334
Release: 2016-06-10
ISBN 10: 0128037938
ISBN 13: 9780128037935
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Innovation Strategies in the Food Industry: Tools for Implementation is an indispensable resource for the food industry to introduce innovations in the market, stand out from the competition and satisfy consumer demands. This reference reports the most trend advances of the food science, while providing insights and ideas to overcome limitations for their actual implementation in the industry. Innovation Strategies in the Food Industry: Tools for Implementation fills the gap between strategy developers and technical R&D associates by interpreting the technological adequacy of innovative techniques with the reaction of related consumers. It deals with the interaction of academia and industry, describing innovation and long term R&D strategies to overcome bottlenecks during know-how transfer between these two sectors. Reports the development of cooperative networks for the commercialization of new food products Includes the concept of open innovation, denoting the particular issues that SMEs are facing during their innovation efforts and suggest respective innovation policies in the agrifood sector Discusses the challenges of introducing innovations in traditional food products Describes the sustainability problems and restrictions (safety and energy issues) of innovations in food processing and emerging technologies Exploits the cutting-edge innovation cases of food science and their applications in the food industry Addresses the observed problems and provides solutions to meet market and consumers' needs

Innovations in Technologies for Fermented Food and Beverage Industries

Innovations in Technologies for Fermented Food and Beverage Industries
Author: Sandeep Kumar Panda,Prathapkumar Halady Shetty
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 339
Release: 2018-04-09
ISBN 10: 3319748203
ISBN 13: 9783319748207
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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This book covers innovations in starter culture, production of health beneficial fermented food products, technological intervention in beer, wine and spirits production, marketing of alcoholic beverages, modernization of dairy plants for production of fermented dairy products, non-diary probiotics, development of automatic fermenters, and packaging technology. Furthermore, it includes genetic engineering for improved production and quality improvement of food and beverages, which allows forecasting of the quality of the final product. Specifically this includes applications of hybrid methods combining multivariate statistics and computational intelligence, the role of consumers in innovation of novel food and beverages, and IPRS in respect to food and beverages. Innovations in Technologies for Fermented Food and Beverage Industries is a resource for students, researchers, professionals in the industry, as well as governments in their efforts to adopt technologies of their interest.

Food Industry Design Technology and Innovation

Food Industry Design  Technology and Innovation
Author: Helmut Traitler,Birgit Coleman,Karen Hofmann
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2014-11-17
ISBN 10: 1118733266
ISBN 13: 9781118733264
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Food Industry Design Technology and Innovation Book Review:

Food products have always been designed, but usually not consciously. Even when design has been part of the process, it has often been restricted to considerations of packaging, logos, fonts and colors. But now design is impacting more dramatically on the complex web that makes up our food supply, and beginning to make it better. Ways of thinking about design have broad applications and are becoming central to how companies compete. To succeed, food designers need to understand consumers and envision what they want, and to use technology and systems to show they can deliver what has been envisioned. They also need to understand organizations in order to make innovation happen in a corporation. The authors of this book argue that design has been grossly underestimated in the food industry. The role of design in relation to technology of every kind (materials, mechanics, ingredients, conversion, transformation, etc.) is described, discussed, challenged and put into proper perspective. The authors deftly analyze and synthesize complex concepts, inspiring new ideas and practices through real-world examples. The second part of the book emphasizes the role of innovation and how the elements described and discussed in the first parts (design, technology, business) must join forces in order to drive valuable innovation in complex organizations such as large (and not so large) food companies. Ultimately, this groundbreaking book champions the implementation of a design role in defining and executing business strategies and business processes. Not only are designers tremendously important to the present and future successes of food corporations, but they should play an active and decisive role at the executive board level of any food company that strives for greater success.

Low Cost Low Tech Innovation

Low Cost  Low Tech Innovation
Author: Vijay Vyas
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 164
Release: 2014-11-13
ISBN 10: 1136686673
ISBN 13: 9781136686672
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Low Cost Low Tech Innovation Book Review:

Like much of SMEs research, innovation studies of small enterprises have commenced later and are less numerous. The focus of such studies remains high-technology enterprises, which continue to attract both academic and popular interest, oblivious to the innovative endeavours of people in traditional low-tech industries. This book attempts to address this imbalance through a comprehensive analysis of innovation in this largely neglected area. Based on case studies of seven small innovative food companies, this book presents an in-depth analysis of innovation in the Scottish food and drinks industry and unravels a lesser-known approach to effective low-cost product innovation, which is simple and economical, yet elegant and successful. Using careful data collection and rigorous statistical testing, the analysis and findings in this book address a wide spectrum of interests: academics in business schools, policy makers in governments and executives and entrepreneurs in food and other low-technology sectors.

Open Networked and Dynamic Innovation in the Food and Beverage Industry

Open  Networked and Dynamic Innovation in the Food and Beverage Industry
Author: Stefano Bresciani
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2017
ISBN 10: 9781787545755
ISBN 13: 178754575X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Consumer Driven Innovation in Food and Personal Care Products

Consumer Driven Innovation in Food and Personal Care Products
Author: S R Jaeger,Hal MacFie
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 704
Release: 2010-08-30
ISBN 10: 1845699971
ISBN 13: 9781845699970
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Consumer Driven Innovation in Food and Personal Care Products Book Review:

Experts from around the world present changes in the global marketplace and developments in research methodologies underpinning new product development (NPD) in this essential collection. The business and marketing aspects of NPD, sometimes neglected in books of this type, are addressed alongside methods for product testing. Trends, processes and perspectives in consumer-driven NPD in the food and personal care product industries are addressed in the opening chapters of the book. Specific topics include evolution in food retailing and advances in concept research. Hedonic testing is the focus of the next section. Different viewpoints on consumer research methods and statistics for NPD are reviewed in later chapters. The final part of the book looks towards the future of innovation, covering the implications for NPD of topics such as human genetic variation in taste perception and neuroimaging. Several chapters are not standard scientific articles. Rather they are written records of conversations between two people on a particular topic related to consumer-driven innovation in foods and personal care products. In them the interviewees speak freely about their views and experiences in NPD, providing unique insights. Consumer-driven innovation in food and personal care products will broaden readers’ understanding of the many approaches available to NPD personnel and ways in which they can be used to support innovation activities. Provides expert insight into the changes in the global market place and developments in research methodologies underpinning NPD Examines the business and marketing aspects of NPD, sometimes neglected in books of this type, are addressed alongside methods for product testing Chapters review the different viewpoints on consumer research methods and statistics for NPD

Microencapsulation in the Food Industry

Microencapsulation in the Food Industry
Author: Anilkumar G. Gaonkar,Niraj Vasisht,Atul R. Khare,Robert Sobel
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 590
Release: 2014-06-30
ISBN 10: 0124047351
ISBN 13: 9780124047358
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Microencapsulation is being used to deliver everything from improved nutrition to unique consumer sensory experiences. It’s rapidly becoming one of the most important opportunities for expanding brand potential. Microencapsulation in the Food Industry: A Practical Implementation Guide is written for those who see the potential benefit of using microencapsulation but need practical insight into using the technology. With coverage of the process technologies, materials, testing, regulatory and even economic insights, this book presents the key considerations for putting microencapsulation to work. Application examples as well as online access to published and issued patents provide information on freedom to operate, building an intellectual property portfolio, and leveraging ability into potential in licensing patents to create produce pipeline. This book bridges the gap between fundamental research and application by combining the knowledge of new and novel processing techniques, materials and selection, regulatory concerns, testing and evaluation of materials, and application-specific uses of microencapsulation. Practical applications based on the authors’ more than 50 years combined industry experience Focuses on application, rather than theory Includes the latest in processes and methodologies Provides multiple "starting point" options to jump-start encapsulation use

Sustainable Culinary Systems

Sustainable Culinary Systems
Author: Colin Michael Hall,Stefan Gössling
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2013
ISBN 10: 0415533708
ISBN 13: 9780415533706
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sustainable Culinary Systems Book Review:

There is increasing public and academic interest in local and sustainable foods and food tourism. These interests have been reflected in such diverse elements as the growth of farmers markets, green restaurants, food miles, crabon and sustainability labelling, concerns over food supply and security, Slow Food, Fair Trade, and a desire to buy and 'eat locally'. Food related hospitality and tourism is integral to this process because of the way in which it simultaneously acts to globalise and localise food consumption and create new foodways and commodity chains. This book therefore aims to provide an integrated understanding of the contemporary interest in food and food tourism through the use of an international collection of illustrative case study chapters as well as the provision of a novel integrative framework for the book, a sustainable culinary system. This is the first volume to examine the concept of sustainable culinary systems, particularly with specific reference to tourism and hospitality. Divided into two parts, firstly the notion of the local is explored, reflecting the increased interest in the championing of local food production and consumption. Secondly treatment of sustainability in food and food tourism and hospitality in settings that reach beyond the local in a business and socio-economic sense is reviewed. The book therefore, reflects much of the contemporary public interest in the conscious or ethical consumption and production food, as well as revealing the inherent tensions between local and broader goals in both defining and achieving sustainable culinary systems and the environmental, social and economic implications of food production and consumption. This book provides the reader with an integrated approach to understanding the subject of how culinary systems may be made more sustainable and will be valuable reading to all those interested in sustainable food and food tourism.

Innovation in Healthy and Functional Foods

Innovation in Healthy and Functional Foods
Author: Dilip Ghosh,Shantanu Das,Debasis Bagchi,R.B. Smarta
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 616
Release: 2016-04-19
ISBN 10: 1439862699
ISBN 13: 9781439862698
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Innovation in Healthy and Functional Foods Book Review:

The focus of food science and technology has shifted from previous goals of improving food safety and enhancing food taste toward providing healthy and functional foods. Today's consumers desire foods that go beyond basic nutrition-foods capable of promoting better health, or even playing a disease-prevention role. To meet this need for innovation,

Innovations in Food Packaging

Innovations in Food Packaging
Author: Jung H. Han
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2013-10-03
ISBN 10: 0123948355
ISBN 13: 9780123948359
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Innovations in Food Packaging Book Review:

This new edition of Innovations in Food Packaging ensures that readers have the most current information on food packaging options, including active packaging, intelligent packaging, edible/biodegradable packaging, nanocomposites and other options for package design. Today's packaging not only contains and protects food, but where possible and appropriate, it can assist in inventory control, consumer education, increased market availability and shelf life, and even in ensuring the safety of the food product. As nanotechnology and other technologies have developed, new and important options for maximizing the role of packaging have emerged. This book specifically examines the whole range of modern packaging options. It covers edible packaging based on carbohydrates, proteins, and lipids, antioxidative and antimicrobial packaging, and chemistry issues of food and food packaging, such as plasticization and polymer morphology. Professionals involved in food safety and shelf life, as well as researchers and students of food science, will find great value in this complete and updated overview. New to this edition: Over 60% updated content — including nine completely new chapters — with the latest developments in technology, processes and materials Now includes bioplastics, biopolymers, nanoparticles, and eco-design of packaging

Food and Beverage Management

Food and Beverage Management
Author: Bernard Davis,Andrew Lockwood,Ioannis Pantelidis,Peter Alcott
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2013-01-11
ISBN 10: 1136001220
ISBN 13: 9781136001222
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Food and Beverage Management Book Review:

This introductory textbook provides a thorough guide to the management of food and beverage outlets, from their day-to-day running through to the wider concerns of the hospitality industry. It explores the broad range of subject areas that encompass the food and beverage market and its five main sectors – fast food and popular catering, hotels and quality restaurants and functional, industrial, and welfare catering. New to this edition are case studies covering the latest industry developments, and coverage of contemporary environmental concerns, such as sourcing, sustainability and responsible farming. It is illustrated in full colour and contains end-of-chapter summaries and revision questions to test your knowledge as you progress. Written by authors with many years of industry practice and teaching experience, this book is the ideal guide to the subject for hospitality students and industry practitioners alike.

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Foods and Beverages

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in Foods and Beverages
Author: Vellaichamy Chelladurai,Digvir S. Jayas
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 326
Release: 2018-11-15
ISBN 10: 1351649205
ISBN 13: 9781351649209
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Potential applications of nanotechnology in food industry include: encapsulation and delivery of substances in targeted sites, increasing flavor, introducing antibacterial nanoparticles into food, enhancing shelf life, sensing contamination, improved food storage, tracking, tracing, and brand protection. This book provides a basic understanding of the nanoscience and nanotechnology and their applications to different food industry sectors, covering both benefits and drawbacks using nanotechnology in food processing and discussing the development of an international regulatory framework.

Microbiological Research and Development for the Food Industry

Microbiological Research and Development for the Food Industry
Author: Peter J. Taormina
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 355
Release: 2012-09-26
ISBN 10: 1439834849
ISBN 13: 9781439834848
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Microbiological Research and Development for the Food Industry Book Review:

Research and development on microorganisms in food has evolved from a luxury to a necessity for companies competing in the global marketplace. Whether research is conducted internally or externally through contract laboratories and universities, microbial research in foods is crucial to the safety and integrity of our food supply. Microbiological R

Green Technologies in Food Production and Processing

Green Technologies in Food Production and Processing
Author: Joyce Boye,Yves Arcand
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 686
Release: 2012-01-11
ISBN 10: 146141587X
ISBN 13: 9781461415879
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Green Technologies in Food Production and Processing Book Review:

This book will review the current status of the agriculture and agri-food sector in regard to green processing and provide strategies that can be used by the sector to enhance the use of environmentally-friendly technologies for production, processing. The book will look at the full spectrum from farm to fork beginning with chapters on life cycle analysis and environmental impact assessment of different agri-food sectors. This will be followed by reviews of current and novel on-farm practices that are more environmentally-friendly, technologies for food processing that reduce chemical and energy use and emissions as well as novel analytical techniques for R&D and QA which reduce solvent, chemical and energy consumption. Technologies for waste treatment, "reducing, reusing, recycling", and better water and energy stewardship will be reviewed. In addition, the last section of the book will attempt to look at technologies and processes that reduce the generation of process-induced toxins (e.g., trans fats, acrylamide, D-amino acids) and will address consumer perceptions about current and emerging technologies available to tackle these processing and environmental issues.

Colour Additives for Foods and Beverages

Colour Additives for Foods and Beverages
Author: Michael J. Scotter
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 260
Release: 2015-02-04
ISBN 10: 1782420207
ISBN 13: 9781782420200
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Colour Additives for Foods and Beverages Book Review:

Food colour additives have been the focus of much research in the last few years, and there is increasing consumer demand for natural and safer synthetic colours. This book reviews the natural and synthetic colours available, their properties and applications, as well as regulatory, sensory and analytical issues. Part one covers the development and safety of food colour additives. Part two covers properties and methods of analysis, and part three focuses on specific food product applications and future trends. Reviews the natural and synthetic colour additives available for foods and beverages, looking at their properties and applications as well as regulatory, sensory and analytical issues Expert analysis of natural origin colours, synthetic origin colours, overview of regulations, safety analysis and consumer health Comprehensive coverage of properties and development in food colours: chemical purity, colour stability, and consumer sensory perception