The craft beer market in the United States is worth over $25billion per annum and now accounts for nearly 25% of the total beer manufacturing revenue. With a market share this large it’s no wonder craft breweries the world over are looking for manufacturing efficiencies. A brewer in North Carolina has done just that using IoT technology and in our opinion it’s marvelous!

Let’s set the scene. A successful company that makes beer is always on the lookout for solutions to improve their business. They wanted to produce better quality products and reduce wastage. Their primary issue was foam which caused issues with quality and wastage.

They asked a technology company to come up with a solution. Their solution, setup cameras to monitor the bottling process and artificial intelligence to determine if the picture meets quality standards. Sounds simple and it worked wonders. Read the full article.

IoT is an incredibly powerful tool for enhancing businesses. Essentially it boils down to identifying real-world problems and asking critical questions of the business to help find solutions. TechThrive is a business-minded IoT implementer – we’re able to consult with businesses to help them understand the impact of 4th industrial revolution technologies can have on their overall outcome. Contact us on 010 007 1717 or info@techthrive.co.za or visit our website www.techthrive.co.za.