Role of Technology in Studying Traceability in Food Chain


Yogesh Kumar Sharma
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graphic Era Deemed to be University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Sachin Kumar Mangla
Plymouth Business School, University of Plymouth, Plymouth, United Kingdom
Yigit Kazancoglu
Department of International Logistics Management, Yasar University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Pradeep Kumar
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, IIT Roorkee, India


Food safety is becoming more and more serious issue globally. In order to handle food safety problems from the practical side, public want a trustworthy food tracing system that can monitor as well as trace the overall duration of food manufacturing, involving various stages from the raw material, farming/rearing, handling, shipping, warehousing, and retailing etc. In latest two eras, with the fast development of the financial system and the constant enhancement of public lifestyle, safety of food has slowly turn out to be the focus of consideration and has been established into a globally issue. Blockchains, the allocated ledger expertise underlying cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, show a brand new and pioneering technical method to achieve distributed trust less systems.

January 16, 2020