How Technology Like Blockchain and Cryptocurrency are Being Used in Foodservice
Do words like "blockchain" and "cryptocurrency" make you think "confusing gobbledygook?" You aren't alone: three out of four consumers say they've never heard of blockchain or have no idea what it means. Yet some of the biggest food brands in the world are betting on these technologies to transform the future of the industry. In this month's FoodBytes, you'll discover why and learn the basics behind these potentially revolutionary tools.
FoodBytes keeps you up-to-date on food trends and other hot-button issues affecting the foodservice industry. Geared towards the foodservice industry, depending on the topic, this report may include secondary research, primary survey findings from consumers or foodservice operators, and interviews with relevant professionals.
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