Nov 26, 2019 at 10:51
Blockchain Technology Making Food Traceability Possible in Italy
A world in which, with your mobile, sitting comfortably at the table, you can know everything in a few seconds, really everything, about the traceability of what you have on your plate and in your glass, is here. Italy is supporting new technologies including blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) to transform the food industry.
Nov 09, 2019 at 08:15
IBM and Coop to Apply Blockchain in Tracking Food Supply Chain
Coop and IBM today announced the first results of a journey that began a year ago, with the launch of a "Call for Ideas" dedicated to the application of blockchain technology to the food chain and in particular to the production of Made in Italy brand eggs.
Nov 02, 2019 at 10:29
Volkswagen to Use Blockchain-Based Raw Material Tracking
Recently, a statement came from Certification of Raw Materials (CERA), the certifying authority for raw materials, announcing that it had implemented a distributed ledger technology (DLT) and blockchain system to trace and track minerals, and many other valuable materials in Italy, U.S. and other parts of the world. The largest automaker by worldwide sales in 2016 and 2017 based in Germany Volkswagen, is also part of CERA.
Footwear Producer Plans to Track Shoes with Blockchain
The giant shoe producer New Balance Athletics Inc. announced on October 17 the roll out of an experimental trial to track the genuineness of its latest sports shoe with blockchain tech to offer reliance and attribution for each customer.
Walmart to put Indian Shrimp on the Blockchain
Walmart is collaborating with IBM’s Food Trust initiative to improve the supply of delicious seafood shrimp from India. Walmart also promised to help small seafood exporters to attain Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification to improve product competitiveness on the global market.
Blockchain to Increase Food Traceability Quality in Italy
The Politecnico di Milano has published a Smart Agrifood Observatory booklet detailing the significant impact of digital innovation on the food traceability process, efficiency and benefits of using blockchain and other innovative technologies for traceability, enhancing food quality and multiplying revenues, opportunities and problems provided by blockchain for product traceability in Italy.