The Fresh Index: A Real-Time Shelf Life Indicator

Ritter Eva, Richard Lehmann


The Fresh Index acts as a new shelf life indicator for food instead of or in addition to the static best-before date. It is based on the manufacturers’ hygiene data and the existing storage conditions and is implemented in a cloud application. By this, the Fresh Index helps to reduce food waste in food supply chains.

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ISSN 2194-511X


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