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You Are What You Eat: The Place of Blockchain in the Future of Food

As food producers and restaurants come under scrutiny for their quality and content, blockchain has found itself in a whole new emerging market in the form of food tracking. Universally Eating Across cultures and countries, one thing that is consistent between human beings from all walks of life is food. […]

Major Companies Plan to Track Sea Food and Clothing Using Blockchain

Blockchain has found a tremendous use case in supply chain management. A Forbes post published May 15, 2019, revealed that Bumble Bee Foods plans to use blockchain for seafood tracking. Also, a press release on PR Web explained how Avery Dennison and EVRYTHNG’s partnership with 1017 ALYX 9SM will allow […]

Bitcoin on Wallstreet: BTC Related Companies Trading on the Stock Exchange

Photo: Thomas Hawk / Flickr The recent price surge for Bitcoin is waking up investors around the globe, including Wallstreet. Aside from investors, publicly traded companies are also shifting their resources into Blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies. Apollo Global Management, Stock Symbol: APO Apollo Global Management (NYSE: APO) is an American […]

Nestle, Walmart, Unilever, Kroger Might Be First Grocery Giants To Fully Use Blockchain Tech by 2025, Says Gartner Reports

The benefits blockchain technologies present are quickly being realized by enterprises across an array of industries, especially those involved with supply chain management such as grocers. According to a new report by Gartner Inc., a leading research and advisory company, 20% of the top global grocers will be using blockchain […]

Unspoken Side of Blockchain in Food and Beverages Industry

Trust is fragile and highly rated these days, especially with all new technological innovations and inventions that make the world a digital market. Once a mistake or breach has occurred in an industry sector, repairing the lost trust or data becomes twice as difficult as it was the first time […]

Forbes Releases ‘Blockchain Billion Dollar List’, Binance is Not On It

Photo: Eden, Janine and Jim / Flickr According to International Data Corp, total corporate and government spending on blockchain should hit $2.9 billion in 2019, an increase of 89% over the previous year, and reach $12.4 billion by 2022. When PwC surveyed 600 execs last year, 84% said their companies […]

IBM Food Trust Blockchain Signs Up World’s Second Largest Supermarket Company

Albertsons Companies will start piloting IBM Food Trust to help overcome the hurdles appearing when a traceback is initiated for high-risk food products. Albertsons Companies, the US leading food and drug retailer that operates a network of 2,300 stores across America, has announced joining the blockchain-based IBM Food Trust network. […]

World’s Second-Largest Grocer Joins IBM Food Trust Blockchain

Albertsons Companies, the world’s second-largest supermarket company by sales, has joined IBM’s Food Trust blockchain, a digital system for tracking and tracing food between retailers and suppliers. Announced Thursday, Albertsons will begin with a pilot involving suppliers of romaine lettuce – a product which was last year linked to a widespread […]

Mexico’s Central Bank Partnering with Amazon About New Mobile Payments

Photo: Banco de México / Flickr The CoDi payment system built by Banco de México will let users make online and in-person payments through a smartphone without an additional charge. A pilot of the system is expected later this month as it’s said in an announcement. More than half of […]