• Blockchain sustainability
    Technology

    Two big announcements show corporate interest in blockchain for sustainability

    The Bumble Bee Seafood Company and Unilever are both planning to use blockchain technology to preserve resources for future generations

    When big food brands embrace blockchain, the usual buzzword is traceability. But as two separate announcements on June 15 show, this technology could prove pivotal in achieving sustainability too.

  • Dole promises farm-to-shelf tracking
    Technology

    Dole promises farm-to-shelf blockchain tracking of all foods by 2025

    Food giant will be use tracking technologies in every supply chain, increasing food safety while reducing food waste

    Dole gave blockchain a core role in its 2020 Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report, promising to expand its use of the technology from leafy greens and fresh vegetables to make sure all products are fully traceable by 2025.