IBM Food Trust Expands Blockchain Network to Foster a Safer, More Transparent and Efficient Global Food System
IBM Announces General Availability of IBM Food Trust as Carrefour Joins Major Supermarkets and Consumer Goods Leaders
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced growing adoption of its food supply chain network, IBM Food Trust. The blockchain-based cloud network offers participating retailers, suppliers, growers and food industry providers with data from across the food ecosystem to enable greater traceability, transparency and efficiency.
The network is now generally available after 18 months in testing, during which millions of individual food products have been tracked by retailers and suppliers.
The ecosystem of network participants continues to grow, and today, leading global retailer Carrefour announced they will use the IBM Food Trust blockchain network to strengthen their food excellence actions. As one of the world's leading retailers with more than 12,000 stores in 33 countries, Carrefour stores will initially... Full Story »Oct 8 9:28 AM, General News