SOURCE: Intelleflex

Intelleflex, on-demand data visibility solutions for cold chain and asset management

February 09, 2011 09:00 ET

Intelleflex-Sponsored Webinar to Address Tracking, Tracing and Quality Monitoring of Perishable Foods Throughout the Cold Chain

Food Logistics Magazine to Host Panel on Use of RFID Technology in Food Safety

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - February 9, 2011) - Intelleflex, a leading provider of on-demand data visibility solutions, will sponsor a webinar on food safety hosted by Food Logistics Magazine on Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 12:00-1:00pm EST. The complimentary webinar will address how RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) can be used in tracking perishables throughout the cold chain to improve product traceability and address regulations of the recently enacted Food Safety Modernization Act

Event Details

  • Session Title: "Perishables Traceability and Quality: Cost-effectively Addressing Regulations with RFID"
  • Session Description: The recent passage of the Food Safety Modernization Act will directly impact the tracking, tracing and quality monitoring of perishables throughout the cold chain. This webinar, hosted by Food Logistics Editor Katherine Doherty, will describe how pallet-level, in-transit temperature monitoring is being utilized by the State of Hawaii and others to: 1) cost-effectively address new regulations, 2) improve product traceability, and 3) increase quality of perishables and profitability for growers, packers, shippers and retailers.

Date and Time: Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 12:00-1:00pm EST

Panelists

  • Katherine Doherty, Editor-in-Chief, Food Logistics. Ms. Doherty has 25 years of experience in reporting on new developments and processes for monitoring food safety.
  • Dr. John Ryan, State of Hawaii, Department of Agriculture.  Dr. Ryan specializes in closed-loop quality control systems employing real-time traceability and is currently implementing Hawaii's RFID traceability and State Food Safety Certification system.
  • Mike Nicometo, Principal, EmpowerTech. Mr. Nicometo is an expert in cool supply chain management and former director of Global IT/IS for Cool Chain Group AG.
  • Peter Mehring, CEO, Intelleflex. Mr. Mehring leads Intelleflex in the development of state-of-the-art systems for monitoring food quality throughout every step of the cold chain.

To Register: Click here to register for the webinar.

About Intelleflex, Inc.
Intelleflex provides on-demand, data visibility solutions for cold chain and asset management. Based on ISO/IEC and EPCglobal standards, the company's XC3 Technology™ powers Extended Capability RFID™ products and technologies that enable a range of solutions for perishable food and pharmaceutical temperature monitoring, asset tracking for construction and other remote worksites, vehicle/yard management, security and access control, and other applications. These solutions deliver real-time monitoring that can help organizations reduce shrink or loss, more closely track and manage assets, reduce their cost of operations, and increase profitability. For more information, visit www.intelleflex.com.

XC3 Technology and Extended Capability RFID are trademarks and Intelleflex is a registered trademark of Intelleflex Corporation. All other trademarked names in this document are the properties of their respective owners.

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