Zespri – Ruling the Kiwi Fruit Ecosystem with Quality and Innovation

Maria was a determined immigrant who arrived in New Zealand with dreams of a better life. Amidst the lush landscapes and unfamiliar terrain, Maria found solace in something unexpected – Kiwi fruit. Her journey into the heart of the Kiwi culture ignited a passion that would soon intertwine with the

Pedaling through Life: Cycling for Smart Aging

In a silent village nestled amidst Norway’s picturesque landscapes, a heartwarming tale unfolded that would change the lives of many. At the heart of this narrative was Slyvia , 90+ year old, whose eyes still sparkled with an infectious zest for life. Despite her age, Slyvia’s mobility had gradually declined,

Silver diet from Gentle Foods

Food is the last thing on your mind after you go through Chemotherapy or any other major surgery. However, food is integral for recovery especially you are a senior (65+ yrs +). There are not many professionally delivered services to address this problem. My Gentle Foods is a Singapore-based organization

Jaga-Me catering to the Silver economy

Are you wondering is silver economy about the silver jewellery and gifts? Not really. It is a term used to indicate the potential for businesses to address the growing market of 65+ olds across the world. Though there are several be-spoke services provided to this customer segment, making it seamless,

Breastscreening Australia breaks the taboo

Breast cancer screening is an essential tool for detecting breast cancer early when it is most treatable. However, there is often a taboo around breast screening, which can prevent women from getting screened. Eligibility for free screening mammograms with BreastScreen Australia starts at 40, with those aged 50 to 74

Tradies get sun smart in Australia

Do you know what’s even hotter than an Australian summer? A tradie without proper sun protection! Luckily, the Australian Cancer Council has come up with a innovative solution to tackle this issue – the ‘SunSmart Tradie Tool Box’ initiative. This initiative is specifically targeted towards the niche segment of outdoor

Singapore Ministry of Ageing and active ageing centers

Singapore has several innovations to its credit and is showcased as a model economy. One such showcase topic is country’s focus on successful ageing. Singapore has set up a Ministerial committee for Ageing, with the tag line I still feel young, which focuses on three key themes:- 1. Care for

Greencare Homes for semi-urban and rural population

With great advances in technology comes the great gift of living longer. The other side of this equation is the challenge of caring for the ageing population. Aged care models has different types of care from self-managed care to caring for people with chronic illness. Netherlands has been in the

Integrating wellness at the point of work

Bundling complementary services has always been a strategy adopted by different business to increase their positioning with new customer segments. Mobile phone with accessory is a classic example. This established strategy becomes innovative when organizations find interesting propositions to up-sell and cross- sell services along with partner products. Large Australian

Smile per hour for healthy living

Science has proven the positive effect of smiling. Laughter therapy is popular amongst several age groups. Taking cue from this, the Australian municipality of Port Phillip launched a social cohesion project, smiles per Hour, to make neighborhoods friendlier. City of Port Philip in Melbourne, have put up ‘Smile per hour’