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Retailers, fresh suppliers and academics gathered to increase sales and to reduce food waste.

By: processindustrylab

June 8, 2016

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On June 1, 2016, more than 50 retailers, fresh suppliers and academics gathered at the ‘Sell More, Waste Less’ workshop to discuss new findings on how to improve the performance of the supply chain for fresh products. Fresh products include products like fresh meat, fruit and vegetables, dairy, bakery as wel as convenience products like ready-to-cook vegetables and ready-made meals. This workshop has been organised by the ECR Community Shrink and OSA group in cooperation with Eindhoven University of Technology.

Rob Broekmeulen and Karel van Donselaar (TUe/OPAC) opened the workshop with a brief recap of the main findings from the research project they did t... More...

Tugce Martagan and her collaborators won the 2016 POMS Applied Research Challenge

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May 18, 2016

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Tugce Martagan and her research team from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Aldevron received the first prize in the 2016 POMS Applied Research Challenge (POMS ARC) for their work on biomanufacturing operations. Dr. Martagan received the first prize from Professor Chris Tang (UCLA Anderson School of Management) in the award ceremony held at the 2016 POMS Conference in Orlando, Florida. The POMS ARC is a bi-annual paper competition, and its objective is to encourage faculty and students to conduct rigorous applied research that is relevant and innovative.

The competition was chaired by Professor Felipe Caro (UCLA Anderson School of Management). The pa... More...

Honorary doctorate prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte, symposium April 20th, 2016

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April 4, 2016

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Professor Laporte will receive an Honorary Doctorate from the Eindhoven University of Technology during the Dies Natalis celebration festivities. For this special occasion, we organize a symposium honoring Gilbert Laporte on April 20th, 2016.

We cordially invite you for this symposium, organized in the Filmzaal of the Zwarte Doos at the university premises. Participation is free, but registration is required and can be done by sending an email to . We are looking forward to meeting you on April 20th, 2016, prof.dr. Gilbert Laporte and prof.dr. Tom Van Woensel 9.30-10.00 hours Arrival with coffee and tea 10.00-10.30 h... More...

Maintenance Research Day 2016

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February 15, 2016

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Op 4 februari organiseerden de Technische Universiteit Eindhoven (Rob Basten) en de Universiteit Twente (Alberto Martinetti) gezamenlijk de Maintenance Research Day 2016 die plaatsvond in het NS hoofdgebouw in Utrecht. Tijdens dit eerste event wordt een overzicht gegeven van al het wetenschappelijk onderzoek dat in Nederland en Vlaanderen plaatsvindt op het gebied van maintenance. Het is de bedoeling dat het event jaarlijks gaat plaatsvinden. De dag werd met meer dan 70 deelnemers druk bezocht door PhD studenten, onderzoekers en geïnteresseerde bedrijven. Centraal stonden twee gerenommeerde onderzoekers: Rinze Benedictus van de TU Delft en Ruud Teunter van de ... More...