Online grocery has seen a boom in sales as a result of Covid-19. Now, e-tailers are seeking solutions to the challenge of meeting quality expectations on fresh produce There is no more fundamental need than the need for food, and this will never go away.
The answer is just about. With better machines, Farming-as-a-Service andautomation-based technologies, the scope of farm mechanization hasdefinitely moved ahead, but we’re still playing catch up to the westernworld. Given we are an agrarian economy, technology in agriculture is not novel. In fact, it’s been thriving
Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on businesses around the world. That’s more than obvious. How are fresh produce businesses coping? We spoke to Tom Mahoney, CEO of RipePlanet, to gain his perspectives on the Australian situation. This interview was conducted in Apr 2020. Let us start with
Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on businesses around the world. That’s more than obvious. How are fresh produce businesses coping? We spoke to Vivek Dhume, head of the North America fruit and vegetable business at Future Group , to gain his perspectives on the US situation. This
Covid-19 has wreaked havoc on businesses around the world. That’s more than obvious. How are fresh produce businesses coping? We spoke to Karthik Jayaraman, founder, and CEO of Waycool – a B2B food distribution platform. He talks about the situation in India. Since the Corona
None of us can fathom yet how deep is the novel coronavirus’ impact on the retail economy. But when you take a look at the numbers two changes rise to the front a) people are shopping online more for apparent reasons and b) purchasing priorities
Corona Virus has taken the world by storm. Every business has been disrupted significantly, food and agriculture being one of them. Having said that, in these turbulent times, digital innovation offers ways to continue operations with minimal (or even zero) human contact. Here are some
As Coronavirus wreaks havoc on life and businesses around the world, we collated anecdotes of how food businesses are getting impacted.
When it comes to Automation and use of AI, US has always been at the forefront of all the action – including Agtech. What’s behind this agtech boom in the US? Two factors a) low availability of labour and b) high cost of labour. The