Commercial Partners

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2022 Commercial Partners

Biomax

Biomax Informatics provides services and software solutions for efficient decision making and knowledge management at the intersection of life sciences, healthcare and information technologies.

With AILANI™, the Artificial Intelligence LANguage Interface, Biomax provides unique semantic integration and search capabilities that catalyze digital change and accelerate the innovation cycle. AILANI for Food and Nutrition is one of several personas Biomax offers for the life sciences. Each persona contains specific literature, databases, and tailored ontologies to meet the expectations of the user and can be easily customised by incorporating proprietary data. Using AILANI for Food and Nutrition, experts can search for food products, including all ingredients, nutrition profiles, and brand owners.

With more than 20 years of experience and around 50 employees - including numerous life scientists, data scientists and software developers with a scientific background - Biomax is a competent partner for industry and research institutes.

Participation in multinational research projects keeps the Biomax team up-to-date with the latest research and technology and ensures that Biomax delivers state-of-the-art solutions to all customers.

Biomax was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Planegg near Munich, Germany. The company is certified in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 27001.

www.biomax.com

Centric Software

Gain transparency & product lifecycle efficiency with Centric PLM

Food and beverage companies face the same challenges encountered by consumer goods, fashion and retail businesses: getting more products to more markets, faster. But how can you achieve that without compromising on quality?

If you want to achieve better visibility at every stage of product development, connect teams seamlessly in real time and streamline quality control, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions can support your digital transformation. PLM is the backbone technology that drives all product-related activities from concept to retail, providing an up-to-date 'single source of truth' for product data.

Centric Software's modern and mobile PLM solutions enable food brands and retailers to juggle licensed and own-brand product development, handle complex supply chain arrangements and product co-creation with suppliers, satisfy tight retail deadlines, localize labeling to comply with regulations such as INCO (Information to Consumers) and digitize testing and quality data. Say goodbye to error-filled spreadsheets and thousands of emails!

Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to retail, consumer goods, fashion, footwear, outdoor and luxury companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals. Meet us to discover why 300+ companies trust Centric PLM to support 850+ brands, including Modern Gourmet Foods, Auchan, E.Leclerc and Big Lots.

www.centricsoftware.com

FutureBridge

FutureBridge combines research, advisory and technology adoption expertise to keep its clients ahead of disruption, uncover future breakthroughs, identify new markets and business models.
The food, beverage and nutrition industry is undergoing unprecedented change. As the industry continues to evolve, our clients are looking to transformative technologies and solutions to respond, adapt, and succeed. FutureBridge’s F&N Insider has four key program constituents that deliver on-demand insights and is backed by Analyst Support through hyper-intelligence platform.
Our F&N Insider program covers 4 key industry pillars - Reduction & Reformulation, Sustainability Strategies, Future of Food Manufacturing and Nutritional Enhancement. From research to regulation, we gather data from an abundance of sources and break them down to unveil what impact these developments will have on your company’s strategic direction.

www.futurebridge.com

GNT Group

The GNT Group is internationally renowned for its EXBERRY® portfolio, the leading global brand in Coloring Foods. Coloring Foods are high performance color solutions based on the most natural concept of coloring food with food. EXBERRY® concentrates are manufactured from fruit, vegetables and edible plants using only gentle physical methods such as chopping, boiling and filtering. The brand provides the widest range on the market, comprising more than 400 shades. It is suitable for practically all food and drink, including confectionery, dairy and bakery products, soft and alcoholic beverages and savoury applications.

exberry.com

HowGood

HowGood is a SaaS data platform with the world's largest database on product sustainability. With more than 33,000 ingredients, chemicals, and materials assessed, HowGood SaaS and impact data offerings help leading brands, retailers and investors improve their environmental and social impact. Through in-depth, ingredient-level insights into factors ranging from greenhouse gas emissions to animal welfare to labor risk, HowGood data powers strategic decision-making for the sourcing, manufacturing, merchandising, and marketing of sustainable products.

www.howgood.com

Infor

Infor is a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry. Providing mission-critical enterprise applications to 65,000 customers in more than 175 countries, Infor software is designed to deliver more value and less risk, with more sustainable operational advantages. We empower our 17,000 employees to leverage their deep industry expertise and use data-driven insights to create, learn and adapt quickly to solve emerging business and industry challenges. Infor is committed to providing our customers with modern tools to transform their business and accelerate their own path to innovation.

www.infor.com

Selerant

Founded in 1990, Selerant Corporation is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and consulting services in the food and beverage industry. Our DevEX enterprise PLM software solution addresses the complete end-to-end product development and compliance needs of food manufacturers. With primary operating regions in New York, NY, Milan, Italy, and Shanghai, China, and offices around the world, Selerant has a large global presence to meet the needs of our customers. Our DevEX PLM solution optimizes business processes and leverages an organization’s knowledge—leading to a significant competitive advantage for new product development and product management. Selerant Corporation also provides business process analysis, system design, business process engineering, implementation, training and support services through our world-class, professional services organization. Selerant takes complete ownership of our PLM projects, and leverages best practices from our customers successful implementations to facilitate rapid deployment and technology adoption. In addition to our DevEX PLM solution, our Selerant Compliance Cloud subscription service offers the latest in regulatory legislation and compliance information for over 100 countries throughout the world.

www.selerant.com

Siemens PLM Software

Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit

www.plm.automation.siemens.com

TraceGains

TraceGains is evolving CPG supply chain agility through an innovative networked ingredient marketplace. This modern-day business ecosystem connects people and companies with the vital information surrounding ingredients, finished goods, manufacturers, and packaging. Your current, relevant, and contextual information is published once, assigned permissions, and automatically delivered to users precisely when, where, and how needed. Information is secure and easily shared inside or outside the network with authorized partners, stakeholders or other connected operating systems.

For 15 years, TraceGains has been vital in helping global brands gain control over compliance, increase product development efficiencies, and effectively collaborate across all functional relationships in your supply chain. Nearly 20,000 companies strong, the world’s only networked ingredient marketplace delivers the future agility, resilience, and shared accountability needed to master the dynamics of the modern supply chain.

www.tracegains.com