Why we have to reduce food waste?
One-third of leftovers from every meal, every single day, goes to a landfill. This produces almost 30% of our world’s greenhouse gases, while businesses bleed an annual $1.2 trillion on food waste.
How long does it take to install the scanner?
Not like other competitor, Nuviscan don’t need actual scale to measure the amount of food. So, It usually takes about 10 minutes.
How long it take to recognize the food? How about accuracy?
Our AI food scanner can recognize the amount and type of food within 0.5 second. Accuracy is over 85%.
What kind of information can we get from installing Nuviscan?
For eco-cafeteria solution, we provide the customers intake/leftover rates so that the restaurant and cafeteria can predict the actual servings. We also provide the reason of the food waste and this make the restaurant can optimize the food ordering system and reduce the wasted cost of food materials. Since the restaurant and cafeteria can figure out the customer preference per menu and can control food quality by AI scanner, they can easily raise the customer satisfaction as well. And when it comes to the healthcare solution, we provide the information about user's eating habit and manage one's healthy diet based on user's nutrition intake and leftover.
Where can I get the information?
Users can receive various information through mobile phone applications and administrator web pages. Also, if you use KakaoTalk, Korean chat application, you can get information about various events and eating reports by adding KakaoTalk plus-friends.
Why is it important to manage eating habit when it comes to healthcare?
According to the research, there are nearly 2 billion obese people worldwide. According to OECD, obese people have a 10% decrease in life expectancy compared to those who do not, as well as a 25% increase in health care costs. At the same time, the problem of child obesity is also serious. For modern people, the most basic thing in preventing obesity and controlling weight is careful management of eating habits. In addition, the number of diabetes patients worldwide was tallied at 425 million in 2017, and 629 million people are expected to suffer from diabetes, up 45 percent by 2045. Diet management the most critical factor in managing diabetes. Also, eating habit management can help prevent cancer and adult diseases as well.
How many scanner have installed?
90 scanners have installed in 15 facilities like school cafeterias including middle school and high school, college cafeterias, and company cafeterias.
What is NUVI Lab’s ultimate goal?
Nuvilab's ultimate goal is to establish the integrated food platform based on people’s eating habits. Through smart restaurants with Nuviscan, smart home service, and personal mobile devices, we are going to understand individual's pre-cycle eating habits and expand them in various fields to utilize them in health care, medicine, and marketing.
Is a healthy eating habit really that important?
A healthy eating habit affects the growth rate of the body and brain. According to a study by King’s College London published on Nature Genetics, your eating habit has a bigger influence on you than genetics and even has the power to change your genes.