How well do you know the food on your plate?

Do you know where it came from or what its favourite food once was, or if it took antibiotics and hormones regularly?

Interrogating a meal in this manner might seem odd, but manufacturers, transporters and consumers at every level of the global food supply chain are finding that these and many more intimate questions must be answered of the foodstuffs, ingredients and agri-commodities they deal in if they are to compete effectively. But as the global population continues to increase, and emerging markets continue to improve economically, thereby empowering and improving the lives of hundreds of millions of new consumers every year, the world needs ever-greater supplies of food. And not just any food.

"Consumers are increasingly demanding responsible business. Our experience is that ‘sustainable living brands’ are delivering stronger and faster growth"

Paul Polman

CEO,
Unilever

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