Essays about: "Food sector"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 348 essays containing the words Food sector.

  1. 1. Impact of blockchain on sustainable supply chain practices : A study on blockchain technology’s benefits and current barriers in sustainable SCM

    University essay from Jönköping University

    Author : Jonathan Berg; Lauri Myllymaa; [2021]
    Keywords : Supply Chain; Blockchain; Transparency; Traceability; Sustainability; Consumer products;

    Abstract : Background: The increasing supply chain complexity has made verification of sustainable practices a challenging objective to achieve. Blockchain has been discussed as a potential solution to improve several aspects of sustainable supply chain management (SSCM), as traceability and proof of origin for products are increasingly demanded by consumers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Communicating for Sustainable Consumption: Lessons from consumer-focused sustainability marketing in the food-product sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Rowan Katherine Drury; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainability; environment; communication; marketing; behavioural change; sustainability communications; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a growing demand from policy makers for businesses to help close the consumer intention-action gap for sustainable product choice and strengthen the green economy. Moreover, there is increased interest from consumers in brands that are transparent about their environmental impact. READ MORE

  3. 3. I think I'll have myself a (local) beer

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Lily Blain; [2021]
    Keywords : Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a consensus in circles of academia and policy that the term ‘local’ is used to differentiate food systems that are not of a global or national scale. While many have looked to define local in specific regional settings and contexts, little has been done to understand the different discourses of local in different sectors of the food & beverage (F&B) industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Roadblocks Hindering a Fossil-Free Stockholm : Research of the Impact of Food Delivery Technology

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Amel Björkbom; Kimberly Nguyen; [2021]
    Keywords : Last-Mile; OFD; Fossil-Free transport;

    Abstract : Online food delivery (OFD) services have become increasingly popular and accessible, allowing customers to choose between a wide range of restaurants conveniently, compare meals and prices effectively, and arrange the delivery of the meal immediately. Thus, the number of last-mile online food deliveries has increased, creating challenges for urban cities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Swedish Nitrogen Flows : A national budget of anthropogenically induced reactive nitrogen

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Vincent Lernbecher; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Nitrogen is a fundamental element in all forms of life and a crucial component of our agricultural productivity and global food security. However, excess nitrogen caused by human activity poses a serious threat to the environment and human health. READ MORE