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M&S set to use artificial intelligence to reduce bakery waste

Forecasting company BakePlan has secured a £43,600 grant to develop an AI solution for customers including M&S. Under the current BakePlan system, bakery employees must manually record the number of items they produce to calculate how much more is required for...

BakePlan Software receives £43k grant to cut retail waste

BakePlan Software has been given a £43,600 grant by innovation agency Innovate UK to create a system to reduce food waste across retailers. The grant will be invested in machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies to develop a system that can see food...

BakePlan wins UK tech grant

A grant of more than £40,000 has been awarded to a York tech firm to help it develop automated systems for the food industry. BakePlan Software, based in King Street, is receiving £43,600 from the UK’s innovation agency Innovate UK as part of its Emerging and Enabling...

RedBlack Software splits business to focus on supermarket sector

RedBlack Software splits business to focus on supermarket sector RedBlack Software has divided its business in two with the creation of BakePlan Software Ltd. BakePlan will focus on retail and convenience stores while RedBlack continues to serve the independent craft...

Restructuring: RedBlack Software splits into two

Restructuring: RedBlack Software splits into two British RedBlack Software announces a restructure that splits the company into two distinct corporate entities, RedBlack Software Limited and BakePlan Software Limited. RedBlack Software Limited will continue its...

New brand for bakery IT specialist

New brand for bakery IT specialist A YORK business which creates software for the bakery industry is splitting its company into two separate corporate entities. RedBlack Software Ltd will continue to serve the independent craft bakery sector with its range of Cybake...

York software rolled out to all M&S in-store bakeries

York software rolled out to all M&S in-store bakeries A York-based software developer has cooked up a coup with the news that Marks & Spencer is to use its innovative system for predicting sales in all of its 534 in-store bakeries in the UK. RedBlack Software’s Cybake...

M&S introduces Cybake Instore

M&S introduces Cybake Instore Marks & Spencer has introduced RedBlack Software’s Cybake Instore to over 500 in-store bakeries.Sales-based predictive ordering solution Cybake Instore will appear in all 534 of Marks & Spencer’s in-store bakeries in the UK. [Read more…]...

Developer launches automated ordering system for bakers

RedBlack Software has this week launched an automated sales-based ordering system for retail bakers and food-to-go operators. Cybake Instore claims to be able to cut waste and increase shop takings, as orders are “far more accurate” than those made by shop...