Blockchain? What is it? Well, in short, it is sophisticated traceability and ‘proof of provenance’.
BlockChain is increasingly being talked about within the Fresh Produce sector. Walmart’s recent announcement mandating the use of the IBM ‘Fabric’ BlockChain solution for ‘leafy greens’ by 2020 has certainly increased the volume.
IBM’s ‘Fabric’ solution is one of several solutions currently under development. Some say that, as it is based on ‘multiple servers’, it is expensive, particularly for Fresh Produce.,... Read more