Migros, Switzerland’s Largest Supermarket Chain Implements TE-FOOD For Blockchain Based Food Traceability

August 30, 2019 TE-FOOD International GmbH.

Although a growing number of food companies are launching traceability projects, many of them focus only on the marketing advantages by providing transparent food information to their consumers. However, food traceability can provide more value from easier product recalls to improved supply chain control.

NFI and IBM Launch Seafood Blockchain Pilot

The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is working with IBM’s Food Trust, blockchain-enabled system to begin a comprehensive seafood supply chain traceability pilot program. The work is the first multi company and seafood species effort.

Gartner Predicts 20% of Top Global Grocers Will Use Blockchain for Food Safety and Traceability by 2025

May 7, 2019 Gartner

Gartner, Inc. predicts that, by 2025, 20% of the top 10 global grocers by revenue will be using blockchain for food safety and traceability to create visibility to production, quality and freshness.

Shrimp Tastes Sweeter With Blockchain-Based Traceability

The Sustainable Shrimp Partnership (SSP) has today announced it has joined the IBM Food Trust ecosystem, which will help provide traceability of SSP shrimp from farm to fork. The platform will use blockchain technology to deliver greater accountability and transparency to customers and consumers for every element of SSP’s premium Ecuadorian farmed shrimp production and journey to the consumer plate.

Albertsons Companies to Join Blockchain-based IBM Food Trust Network to Pilot Increased Transparency for Romaine Lettuce

April 12, 2019 IBM

Albertsons Companies is joining the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network and will begin piloting the technology to improve how food is traced from farm to store shelf.