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Supply Chain Transparency Linked with Consumer Buying Behaviour in Recent Research 22nd January 2015 From

Supply Chain Transparency Linked with Consumer Buying Behaviour in Recent Research

According to recent research from Euromonitor, private label consumers are now placing increasing importance on food provenance, sustainability, ingredients, freshness and seasonality. For retail, this means information has to be shared effectively throughout the supply chain in order to secure consumers’ trust. This has in turn made transparency a hot topic, as it forms a crucial foundation to the trust between consumers, retailers and suppliers. Trace One recently conducted a survey of Fortune 500 companies, covering private label retailers, suppliers and manufacturers, to get their insight. The results were interesting to say the least.

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FSA Report Findings: Transparency still a concern in 2013 9th July 2014 From

FSA Report Findings: Transparency still a concern in 2013

The FSA’s Annual Report of Incidents 2013 has demonstrated just how much transparency is needed in the food supply chain. While there have been 43 fewer food incidents (1,562) in 2013 compared to the same period last year (1,604), there are some interesting trends that we can learn from for the year ahead.

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Food supply chain under greater scrutiny 15th April 2014 From

Food supply chain under greater scrutiny

Last week it was announced that there would be a government review into the food supply chain following the horsemeat crisis. The investigation is being led by Prof Chris Elliott of Belfast’s Queens University, who claims more needs to be done to ensure people know exactly what they are eating and where it originates from. Going further, Elliott claims recent statistics suggest only 60% of people now trust major retailers’ products.

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