Masilva launches ‘revolutionary’ TCA eradication technology

Cork producer Masilva has launched a new technology called Neotech, which is capable of eradicating detectable TCA from cork granules. Founded in 1972, Masilva has already developed different processes for cleaning corks, such as Onebyone, a screening technology for natural cork stoppers, and Sara Advanced, which uses a…

Samsung develops wine-pouring robot

Tech firm Samsung has unveiled a new robot that can pour a glass of wine, put away groceries and hand you a drink. Samsung made the announcement during a virtual press conference as part of the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Among the new gadgets it unveiled was…

M Restaurants hires Champagne-serving robots

Martin Williams, the chief executive of Rare Restaurants, has recruited Champagne-pouring robots to serve diners at London’s high-end M restaurant chain after lockdown.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Martin Williams (@martinwilliams32) Throughout December two robots, called Bailey and Sage, will serve drinks…

The app that showcases positive reviews only

TWISPER is revolutionising the online review industry through positive word of mouth. The expanding arena of digital recommendations is filled with negative, biased and paid-for reviews. According to Trustpilot, 80% of users think that online reviews are not authentic. Meanwhile, a Nielsen study found that 83% of consumers…

App developed to help whisky lovers find the perfect dram

A Japanese IT company has launched an ‘electronic menu’ for whisky to help drinkers identify drams that are to their liking based on their preferred flavours. RecoMentor, a new application newly developed by Tokyo based Asian Frontier Co, is introducing a new way to order whisky. Designed with…