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multiple stress simulation



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extra virgin olive oil



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Projects

EcoPackLab for sustainable and innovative packaging system

EcoPackLab for sustainable and innovative packaging system

The EcoPackLab project aims to create a sustainable and innovative packaging system for quality improvement of packed food during its storage. The project makes use of both University of Bologna laboratorie...
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MACFRUT Workshop – Sustainability of Reusable Plastic Containers – The Pooling System of CPR System

MACFRUT Workshop – Sustainability of Reusable Plastic Containers – The Pooling System of CPR System

on May 10, 2017 - Macfrut (Rimini Fiera). A workshop on sustainability and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) in the pooling system of CPR. The first results of a study conducted by the Food Supply Chain Center. Speak...
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Projects & collaborations with companies

Projects & collaborations with companies

The Food Supply Chain Center collaborates with several food companies on many issues and problems, e.g. the development of innovative packaging solutions and technologies, distribution network design and...
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Catering – CAMST Soc.Coop.srl, 2016/2017

Catering – CAMST Soc.Coop.srl, 2016/2017

CAMST Soc.Coop.Srl Duration of the project: 2 year (2016/2017) Development of new solutions and technologies for the production and distribution of food products in a leading Italian catering company. The...
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2016, Allegrini – Physical/environmental stress analysis in a leading Italian Winery

2016, Allegrini – Physical/environmental stress analysis in a leading Italian Winery

Allegrini is a leading producer in the Valpolicella Classica area and one of the most highly-regarded and award-winning Italian wineries in the world. Aim of this project is the monitoring of physical and e...
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2016, Fercam handling and storage

2016, Fercam handling and storage

FERCAM Logistics & Transport is one of Europes integrated logistic leaders operating in logistics, transportation and handling. Aim of this project is the optimisation of a warehousing system for beverag...
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Project Food Quality by monitoring and simulation (permanent project/lab.)

Project Food Quality by monitoring and simulation (permanent project/lab.)

Project Food Quality: Assessing Product Quality Along The Global Food Supply Chain Globalization is rapidly changing the metabolism between food and humanity. Food is harvested, processed, packed, and distribu...
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Sustainable Agro-Food Supply Chain Compensating Carbon and Energy

Sustainable Agro-Food Supply Chain Compensating Carbon and Energy

Project Food Sustainability: Sustainable Agro-Food Supply Chain Compensating Carbon and Energy Global food demand will double by 2050 and strain agro-food supply chains. The increasing relevance of non-agraria...
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2016, innovative high capacity simulating platform

2016, innovative high capacity simulating platform

Aim of this project is the development of an innovative high capacity (in terms of storage) simulating platform for the analysis of the effects on perishable (and not perishable) products and packaging solution...
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Publications

see the paper (free-access) till sept.2017   Highlights • This paper addresses an open field of research in the supply cha...
A climate driven decision-support model for the distribution of perishable products, 2017
The following study on Meat Supply Chain has been recently presented during the last conference on Sustainable Design and Manufactur...
On Reconciling Sustainable Plants and Networks Design for By-Products Management in the Meat Industry, 2017
free download till June 17, 2017 (use this link) more info at the following link Highlights • In long-ray shipments thermal str...
Accelerated life testing for packaging decisions in the edible oils distribution, 2017
Sustainability in Food Supply Chain and Food Industry Sustainability in Food Supply Chain and Food Industry (link to the flyer), s...
Call for papers on “Food Supply Chain & Food Industry”, Special Issue on SUSTAINABILITY – int.Journal ISI-SCOPUS
FULL paper download Simulating international shipments of vegetable oils: focus on quality changes Z. Ayyad, E. Valli, A. Bendin...
SIMULATING INTERNATIONAL SHIPMENTS OF VEGETABLE OILS, 2017