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Object Solutions Software plc, a leading provider of product management software solutions for the food and beverage (F&B) industry in Europe, today announced that it has acquired the majority share in SpecPage LLC, based in Warwick, RI in the United States. SpecPage is a GS1-GDSN specialist and... - May 06, 2015 - SpecPage
Practical technology meets chic design: The world’s slimmest leather case with an integrated battery and wireless charging technology that provides twice the battery life in a smooth, stylish design with added device protection. - May 05, 2015 - XOvation
In response to customer demand for cloud-hosted migration projects that can avoid the need for the expensive provisioning/dedication of excessive on-premise servers, QUADROtech has enhanced their cloud infrastructure to cement their position as leaders in the migration market. - April 30, 2015 - QUADROtech
This webinar provides an overview of the Halal market, its current status and forecast growth, highlight the key points of differentiation amongst the different Halal certification standards and discuss the importance of a global, harmonized Halal standard. - April 21, 2015 - SGS
Supply chain management remains at the top of the Hot Source agenda.
Some of the key findings of SGS’s global industry survey on “Supply Chain Risk Management: How vulnerable is your supply chain,” completed by industries in 48 different countries, have been included in this issue. - April 21, 2015 - SGS
SGS’s global industry survey on "Supply Chain Risk Management: How vulnerable is your supply chain", completed by industries in 48 different countries, explored current supply chain management practices. - April 11, 2015 - SGS
BOARD International, a leading global provider of software for unified Business Intelligence and Corporate Performance Management, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, in the “Visionary” quadrant of the April 2, 2015 Magic Quadrant for Corporate Performance Management Suites... - April 11, 2015 - BOARD International
Object Solutions Software AG, a global software company, has opened a branch in Chicago, (Illinois), the United States and extended its team with Mike Chapter as Business Consultant.
The provider of customised software solutions for the food and beverage industry (F&B) is a rapidly growing Swiss... - April 10, 2015 - SpecPage
This one hour complimentary webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute Q&A) explores the new BRC Global Standard for Agents and Brokers, the product groups it covers and an overview of the requirements on traceability throughout the supply chain.
This webinar covers:
Background and aims... - March 25, 2015 - SGS
The objective of this webinar is to present the results of the recent SGS global industry survey on current supply chain management practices, challenges and needs. - March 19, 2015 - SGS
SixSq, a cloud solution provider headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, has announced it is taking over the operation, support and management of the innovative Helix Nebula Marketplace (HNX) service, building on the Helix Nebula – the Science Cloud – initiative. - March 13, 2015 - SixSq
SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, and Trace One, a global leader in private label product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions and transparency software for retailers, manufacturers and suppliers, today unveiled SGS Supply Chain Solution powered... - March 05, 2015 - SGS
Loway releases this month the new version of its world renown QueueMetrics call-center suite. QueueMetrics 15.02 is a release centered around usability and changes that make the whole call-center monitoring and management experience richer. - March 01, 2015 - Loway
In this one hour complimentary webinar, two ISO20121 experts from SGS and Global event agency MCI will provide an overview of the standard, share experiences of how it has been successful implemented and detail the business case for investing in ISO 20121. - February 25, 2015 - SGS
The objective of this one hour webinar is to guide organizations that seek to control and understand the ethical and risk-based issues in their value chain. - February 24, 2015 - SGS
SixSq, a cloud solution provider headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, and member of the RHEA Group, will participate at the upcoming Cloud Expo Europe 2015, the largest and best attended Cloud conference and exhibition in Europe. The company will be showcasing its full portfolio of cloud solutions at... - February 24, 2015 - SixSq
SGS has been formally registered as an EU Timber Regulation (995/2010) Monitoring Organization by the European Commission. As a registered Monitoring Organization, SGS is able to provide EU operators – those who place timber and timber products on the EU market for the first time – and traders... - February 14, 2015 - SGS
This is a key webinar in the SGS webinar series aimed at helping organizations to succeed in developing winning sustainability strategies. Key to an integrated and effective organizational strategy is a clear sustainability story – this is central to business in 2015. - February 12, 2015 - SGS
Food fraud and supply chain resilience are listed amongst key areas in need of technical and scientific innovation according to an industry 2015-2017 consultation report recently published by Campden BRI, UK. The consultation consisted of an online survey and face to face interviews with key players... - February 04, 2015 - SGS
Campden BRI, Alchemy, BRC, SGS, SQF and TSI have teamed up to organize a global benchmarking exercise on food safety training practices.
Distributed to over 25,000 food companies worldwide, the information collected will provide a global analysis of the situation and trends in food safety training.
By... - February 01, 2015 - SGS
The objective of the one hour complimentary webinar is to explore the ISO 26000 Framework and its application since its launch in 2010. In late 2015 it is 5 years since the Guidance Framework was launched and SGS plot the development as well as take a fresh look at the Framework for those who have not... - January 30, 2015 - SGS
RHEA System S.A., a Belgian Space Engineering Consulting and Software company, has acquired a majority shareholding interest of SixSq Sàrl of Switzerland, a European leader in Cloud Computing. - January 25, 2015 - SixSq
Object Solutions Software AG, a global software company, has opened a branch in Gouda, the Netherlands and extended its team with Roel de Hoop as Business Development Manager Benelux. - January 21, 2015 - SpecPage
The objective of the one hour complimentary webinar (45-min presentation / 15-min Q&A) is to discuss the role of customer loyalty programs such as goodwill policies, warranties, service contracts for the customer experience of the aftersales in automotive.
Date: 19 March 2015
The future... - January 16, 2015 - SGS
In this issue of Hot Source, food supply, security and sustainability comes to the fore front with the publication of new principles for Responsible Investment Agriculture and Food Systems, by the Committee on World Food Safety (CFS) under the auspices of the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the UN (FAO). - January 15, 2015 - SGS
The objective of this webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute Q&A) is to provide an update on available guidelines about key preventive measures that can minimize the risk of food fraud, economically or ideologically-motivated adulteration, criminal or terrorist attacks.
Date: 29 January 2015
Background... - December 30, 2014 - SGS
SGS, a leading global solution provider in food safety, quality and sustainability, will host a Special Session and showcase its unique food safety portfolio at the GFSI’s Global Food Safety Conference 2015. The conference theme is “Food Safety, A Shared Responsibility.” The international... - December 11, 2014 - SGS
Providing a new line of service to its client, investment advisory firm iFexx offers free access to real-time Forex signals via AutoTrade platform. Now, traders and investors from around the world can follow real-time accurate trading signals via Email and iFexx platform.
iFexx has launched AutoTrade... - December 02, 2014 - iFexx
ISO 9001, the world's leading quality management standard, is under revision, with an updated version due by the end of 2015. SGS has a suite of training and advisory solutions to support your organization’s transition from ISO 9001:2008 to the new version.
ISO/DIS 9001, the first formal draft... - November 21, 2014 - SGS
The Global Animal Law (GAL) Project, an initiative that focuses on using the law to create a better world for animals, is now online at www.globalanimallaw.org.
The GAL Project is the brainchild of the Swiss lawyer Antoine F. Goetschel (President) and the French lawyer Sabine Brels (Manager). This project... - November 20, 2014 - Global Animal Law GAL
SGS, leading global solutions provider in food safety, quality and sustainability, will be one of the main sponsors of the Global Food Safety Conference 2015. - November 15, 2014 - SGS
AutoTrade offers premium technology for automated trading and smarter investment. - November 11, 2014 - iFexx
SGS offers complimentary webinars (live and on demand) across a variety of food topics. - November 04, 2014 - SGS
Hot Source brings you up to date on key issues affecting the food industry, at every stage of the supply chain, as well as commentary from SGS’s own experts. - November 03, 2014 - SGS
Loway Switzerland announce that QueueMetrics version 14.10 is now available for download. Release 14.10 offers significant improvements to the QueueMetrics call-center suite package. - November 02, 2014 - Loway
The objective of the one hour complimentary webinar is to provide an overview of the standard and its benefits, including the reputational benefits that organizations are realizing from implementing sustainability events management systems.
It is now two years since the ISO 20121 standard was launched. - October 17, 2014 - SGS
WombatDialer 0.8.0 is finally out. The theme of this brand new release is to make the experience of it smoother, integrating the feedback of its users worldwide. - October 16, 2014 - Loway
The aim of the webinar is to introduce the significant changes to the BRC Global Standard for Food Safety in the Issue 7 release covering the requirements and the protocol.
Introduction to Issue 7, process for change and implementation timelines
Changes to the requirements
Changes to the protocol
Summary... - October 09, 2014 - SGS
Wearable devices, smart algorithms and the existence of huge, easily accessible health databases are disrupting the health industry. Today, the global size of such smart wearable devices is USD 2 billion. By the year 2020 this market is estimated to reach USD 41 billion. Today, we are at the mere beginning of this deep transformation of the healthcare sector. Future medical care will be highly personalized and new players will change industry dynamics. - October 08, 2014 - Soreon Research
At the EAO congress in Rome, the Osteology Foundation will present its second book of the series “Osteology Guidelines for Oral & Maxillofacial Regeneration.” The book from the editors William V. Giannobile, Niklaus P. Lang and Maurizio S. Tonetti focuses on Clinical Research, and will be available fresh from the press during the congress. - September 25, 2014 - Osteology Foundation
Objective: The objective of this webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute Q&A) is to provide an overview of the Halal market, its current stratus and forecast growth, highlight the key points of differentiation amongst the different Halal certification standards, discuss the importance of a global,... - September 21, 2014 - SGS
Swiss private cloud provider Penta now offers the industry’s highest possible specifications in business continuity and disaster recovery with the completion of a year-long infrastructure project in the Tier-4 rated Lausanne data center.
The Lausanne and central Geneva infrastructures are now... - September 20, 2014 - Penta
Jatropower AG, Baar, Switzerland, a leading developer of elite Jatropha curcas seeds and associated agronomic technologies has acquired most of the assets of Quinvita BV (in receivership).
These assets were generated at Quinvita through activities spanning over 7 years encompassing their comprehensive,... - September 18, 2014 - Jatropower AG
SGS will participate as an exhibitor at MEDICA 2014, taking place in Dusseldorf, Germany, November 12 – 15. Thanks to its strengthened position in the Medical Devices industry, SGS will present at MEDICA 2014 an expanded inspection, testing and certification service offering. In keeping with the previous years, SGS will participate as a co-exhibitor together with the Association of British Healthcare Industries in Hall 16, booth no. G10-5. - September 17, 2014 - SGS
When developments in the medical devices industry require a more in-depth explanation – such as the changes that came into force in 2014 for auditing and technical file assessments in the EU – then sign up for SGS’ complimentary one-hour webinars and stay informed. The SGS webinar (45-minute... - September 17, 2014 - SGS
Food allergies are on the rise. Concerned consumers, retailers and governmental inspectors are more and more concerned about an increasing allergen risk in food production and inconsistent allergen communication. The objective of this joint SGS / METTLER TOLEDO webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute... - August 27, 2014 - SGS
The objective of this webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute Q&A) is to outline plane fuel guidance and measures that can be built into your fuel supply chain to ensure the fuel is fit for purpose.
IATA fuel guidance
Fuel specifications (ASTM D1655, 91-91, JIG)
Outline of the logical... - August 23, 2014 - SGS
SGS is the first professional learning and development organization to offer ISO 14001:2015 (DIS) and ISO 9001:2015 (DIS) introductory training as one-day IRCA Approved CPD courses, and the only organization to obtain this status for both. - August 23, 2014 - SGS
The objective of this one hour webinar is to consider the “Ruggie Principles” and how organizations are considering them in their implementation of good practice in sustainability strategy and to drive development in responsible sourcing practices to deliver reduced risk and enhanced ethical... - August 14, 2014 - SGS
The objective of this one hour webinar is to consider the issues and risks in responsible sourcing practices across Africa and the Middle East. As organizations increase their scope of sourcing and deepen their understanding of operational issues across different geographies we consider the risks of... - August 14, 2014 - SGS