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Tech firm’s plant-based scanner works to a tea

July 19, 2019

Local start-up teapasar has devised a faster and more economic way to authenticate and identify plant-based food and drink.

The food-tech company’s ProfilePrint portable scanner was unveiled on Friday (July 19) at the Singapore Tea Festival at Jewel Changi Airport.

Your Money Monday, 29 July

July 29, 2019

Local food tech start-up teapasar has developed a commercial portable device that is faster and cheaper to identify the authenticity of a plant-based food and drink – such as tea, herbs and spices. Alan Lai, Co-Founder & Executive Director of teapasar shares more.

How to CSI Your Tea: ‘Fingerprint’ authenticity technology aims to revolutionise sector

October 10, 2018

New Singaporean retail-tech startup teapasar aims to use unique new ‘tea-fingerprinting’ technology revolutionise the way the world buys and consumes their tea.
Teapasar platform fights fraud, links growers with consumers

September 05, 2018

Teapasar will offer access to hundreds of uniquely identified teas, including rare exclusive blends, giving the tea community a peace of mind thanks to its fingerprinting technology and machine-learning predictions. Its co-founder Alan Lai hopes it will become “the sanctuary for all tea lovers and merchants.

New Test ensures Tea Transparency

October 22, 2018

[T]his is a true and welcome innovation that may be a pivotal addition to the flood of first-rate work in tea science and biotech, supply chain integration and transparency. It also signals the value of collaborations. Perhaps it will soon be a necessity, among tea growers, packagers and sellers with biotech, software and food science specialists. Innovation hubs provide models and Teapasar an example of the avenues open to small firms.

Biotransformation: The secret sauce of organic-based, multi-billion dollar industries

March 13, 2019

Singapore-founded tea marketplace Teapasar, for instance, has developed a technology called ProfilePrint with the National University of Singapore’s Food Science and Technology Program and ASTAR’s Biotrans that can identify the origin, terroir, cultivar, and harvest date of tea leaves. The company uses ProfilePrint to fight tea fraud.

可確保茶供應鏈透明度的新技術

November 20, 2018

Teapasar是新加坡的是一個初創的線上茶葉市集,於2018年9月推出,其中運用創新思維模式的兩種服務工具-ProfilePrint和TasteMap,可透過科學方式敘述茶葉特性及客戶偏好,並提供最接近客戶需求的茶葉品項。

茶指纹识别

January 31, 2019

人类有生命图谱和基因检测,谁能想到茶叶也会有“指纹”?新加坡的一家公司就在近期让这件事变成了现实,他们创立的线上平台tea pasar为茶叶提供了独一无二的身份标识,而顾客恰好可以通过这种方式,进一步确认和锁定目标,完成“配对”。