All automation and digitalisation cases and articles

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How can the food and beverage industry reduce water consumption?

How can the food and beverage industry reduce its water consumption? This article explores some areas where the right technology can make a real difference.

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Standardising FrieslandCampina’s factories

OT standardisation, along with Tetra Pak’s standardised automation framework, reduced project costs, lead times and start-up times for FrieslandCampina.

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Fact-based line performance analysis

Our customer performance dashboards enabled a US dairy to understand the cause of performance issues by gaining visibility into operations of the entire plant.

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Improved visibility of cleaning operations

CIP optimization enabled a performance driven culture across the whole company. This is how we helped a producer of fermented milk products in Brazil.

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Control operations with automated mixing area

Our customer got control over operations and food safety secured with a fully automated mixing area.

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Premium juice producer expands market share in Mexico

The premium juice segment has grown rapidly in recent years in Mexico. Here we explain how one producer used a scan and win campaign to increase its share

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Scan and win promotion: Boosting consumer engagement

Read how an Ecuadorian dairy used a modern digital promotion to boost consumer interest in traditional white milk products.

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Loyalty program revived sales after COVID

Sales of portion packages took a hit during the pandemic. A Peruvian juice and nectar producer ran a loyalty program and managed to boost sales by 18%.

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Restoring plant operations after a cyberattack

A saved server backup helped us restore a customer’s operations after a devastating cyberattack halted their production.

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Tetra Pak expert sessions

Are you ready to create the factory of the future based on optimal decisions made by empowered people and driven by reliable data? View our videos to learn more

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Countering the cybersecurity challenge

Cybersecurity is a top strategic challenge today. Cyberattacks are a real and growing threat. We explain the risks and offer one prime way to counter them.

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How to protect against cyber threats

What can food and beverage producers do to protect their systems against cyber threats? Our five-point guide brings you up to speed on what you need to know.

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Efficient production with Tetra Pak Plantmaster

Become more efficient, secure and competitive with Tetra Pak PlantMaster, the world’s most innovative manufacturing automation and information solution for food

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Automation improves efficiency, quality, waste

Comparative research among different plants show that automation solutions result in significant improvements in efficiency, quality, and waste.

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Scan and win promotion builds consumer loyalty

A dairy company launched a scan and win promotion in the run-up to Christmas. The promotion was a success that far exceeded expectations. Sales rose by 28%. They sold 300,000 litres more milk in December 2020 compared to 2019.

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Virtual currency boosted sale

The collecting of virtual coins to exchange for prizes was an incentive for consumers to purchase and scan packs of nectar. Coins could be exchanged for prizes during this scan and win campaign. As a result, sales of the brand of nectar rose by 10%.

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Harnessing data for profitable sustainability

Consumers today are demanding more sustainable products, whilst shareholders are also pushing organisations for higher profit margins. Couple this balancing act with a shift in consumption trends, driven by the Covid-19 pandemic, food and drink manufacturers have been forced to pivot quickly

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Increase sales by 3.5% with Tetra Pak® Connected Package

Using Tetra Pak® Connected Package during a triple campaign period increased sales with 3.5% for a European multinational dairy producer.

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Boosted brand awareness with Tetra Pak® Connected

A Russian juice and nectar producer boosted their awareness with a promotion based on Tetra Pak® Connected Package Platform. 44% of the total visitors registered on their site.

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Increased capacity for milk, whey powder producer

Tetra Pak PlantMaster enables a milk and whey-based powder ingredient producer to streamline their daily production, make quick changes and ensure full traceability throughout the plant.

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Efficient production site for milk, juice

Thanks to Tetra Pak PlantMaster a fresh milk and juice producer gained a fully automated new plant with full traceability and all quality reports accessible in one tool.

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Increased profitability for juice producer

A juice, nectars and still drinks producer achieved a completely automated plant with full control of food safety and quality, and in-plant traceability thanks to Tetra Pak PlantMaster.

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Opportunities in digitalisation and connectivity

Digitalisation and connectivity are changing the food and beverage industry as we know it. They offer unprecedented opportunities to increase food safety

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Consumer engagement increases brand awareness

A producer of coconut water and coconut milk in Latin America created greater awareness of its brand via our Consumer Engagement Solution.

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Accessing customer information for a dairy company

A fun and educational campaign, created via our Consumer Engagement Solution, gave a dairy company in Europe access to a wealth of information about their custo

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Sales of yoghurt increased by 12% in China

A dairy company in China created brand loyalty with a scan and win promotion using our Consumer Engagement Solutions and Tetra Pak® Connected Package Platform.

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How consumer engagement increased sales by 18%

A company in Latin America increased sales by 18% when using a Connected Package scan and win promotion with relevant content about fitness and health.

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Customisation is key for TINE

Tetra Pak worked closely with TINE, Norway’s leading dairy producer, to provide filling equipment and automation solutions for its new plant at Bergen

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Frontiers of intelligent package

By giving every package a unique code and combining this with the intelligent use of data captured throughout the value chain, you can transform your packaging

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Technical paper: Industry 4.0: Productivity

Industry 4.0 is helping food and beverage manufacturers improve their productivity by improving throughput and utilizing customers’ existing equipment.

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Technical paper: Industry 4.0: Flexibility

Industry 4.0 is helping food and beverage manufactures respond to the need to be more flexible by improving their forecasting, develop more responsive product p

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Industry 4.0: Dream big, start small

Industry 4.0 and connectivity is transforming the food and beverage industry. Get started on your Industry 4.0 journey.

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Hellenic Dairies' integrated plant management benefits

A major investment in Hellenic Dairies plant in Romania resulted in the installation of a comprehensive range of end-of-line and warehousing equipment.

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The changing role of packages as digital tools

Unique QR codes on packages let food & beverage manufacturers interact with consumers and track products. Tetra Pak’s digital platform connects the value chain.

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Optimized milk homogenization for longer shelf life

Bright Dairy in China wanted one solution to integrate all processing and packaging operations in their entire plant

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State of the art, Vinamilk’s mega dairy

Vinamilk’s mega dairy is a fully automated UHT factory, using some of the most advanced solutions in the world from Tetra Pak.

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Helping Oatly grow with advanced automation

Oatly has seen a dramatic increase in demand for its innovative range of products. Learn how the business is planning to expand its global production capacity.