The Explorer is a one-of-a-kind search engine that showcases profitable climate solutions from all over the world which are part of an ever-growing, curated, and publicly-accessible database. Select your profile, your needs and climate goals to discover the solutions that fit best with your situation.

Explore Learn more

Cancel Confirm

My Search Alerts

The Solutions Explorer lets you create alerts that match your needs. You can create several alerts and you will receive a notification each time a new Solar Impulse Efficient Solutions is labeled and matches your filters.

Your Search Alerts will show up here.


Sign in to create alerts for your filters and search terms.

Sign in

Don't have an account?

Sign up

My Favorites

The Solutions Explorer lets you shortlist your favorite solutions.

Your favorites will show up here.


Sign in to add a solution to your favorites.

Sign in

Don't have an account?

Sign up

Contact the Solution's Provider

You can contact each Solution’s Provider through the « Solutions Explorer » contact form. The team will also follow up to make sure you’ll have an answer to your request.

Your contact form will show up here.




Sign in to contact the Solution's Provider

Sign in

Don't have an account?

Sign up

My Account

Sign in

Don't have an account?

Sign up

Winnow

Food waste reduction by connecting commercial kitchens to the cloud

April 2019
Gallery Winnow 1
Gallery Winnow 1
01.

Identification

Winnow connects commercial kitchens to the cloud allowing them to record and analyse exactly what is put in the bin.

Using a camera, a set of smart scales and the same type of machine learning technology found in autonomous vehicles, Winnow Vision ‘learns’ to recognise different foods being thrown in the bin and calculates the financial and environment cost of this discarded food to commercial kitchens. Businesses and chefs can then adjust their food purchasing decisions accordingly, reducing their spending and tackling a fundamental problem of food waste: overproduction. Winnow has helped commercial kitchens save more than $33 million in annualised food costs which equates to preventing over 23 million meals going in the bin. The new, AI-powered Winnow Vision is already installed in over 75 kitchens and the technology will be rolled out to hundreds more this year.

  • /
Label Date April 18, 2019
From United Kingdom
Maturity stage Medium and large scale commercialization
Looking For Visibility, new opportunities
02.

Implementation Stories

Winnow by Winnow Solutions
Implemented by IKEA (Ingka Group) in Leiden (Netherlands) in 2019

Ingka Group, the biggest retailer within the IKEA franchise system, manages around 400 IKEA locations in over 30 countries.

Result

Ingka Group, has reduced food waste by 54% in its IKEA stores. That translates into more than 20 million saved meals and 36,000 tonnes of CO2e that have been avoided.

03.

The environmental benefits

  • 33 000 000$ in total savings from Winnow users.
  • 40-70% reduction in food waste within 6-12 months.
04.

The Financial benefits

  • Food cost savings in the 3-8% range which improves margins.
05.

Activity Region

  • /
  • Headquarters
  • Activity
06.

Company Profile

Winnow Solutions

Shine a light on food waste in your kitchen

View company profile
Headquarters Londres SE1, Royaume-Uni
07.

Related Topics

Contact the Solution Provider Add to Favorites

The information set out above, is solely for the purposes of information and the Solar Impulse Foundation does not provide any guarantee as to its authenticity, completeness or accuracy. This information does not constitute investment advice or a recommendation to buy into, transact or to enter into any agreement with any of the parties or persons mentioned above. Potential investors or interested parties are solely responsible for their investment or business decisions and for performing any due diligence required by the circumstances. The innovator Winnow Solutions has asserted ownership of the intellectual property rights for images, videos, and content showcased above, affirming full and unrestricted usage rights, and has provided explicit permission for the Solar Impulse Foundation to publish such information designated as "public" in the application form.