The George Institute Data Collector App
App overview - The George Institute Food Data Collector App allows users to scan and acquire the barcode of packaged food items and take photos of the product. The photographs are then transmitted to The George Institute for data entry and processing. Data are usually collected within a defined work program with a view to launching a food labelling application.
•Makes collection of nutrition information of food products easy
•Scans and acquires the barcode of packaged foods and allows photos of the product to be attached
•Sends the photos to The George Institute for data entry and processing
•Data are used to support the launch of a food labelling application
•A useful tool for countries involved in the work of the Food Monitoring Group
Notes: After scanning the barcode of a packaged food product, follow the app prompts to take photos of the product as required.