Global Food System Name Student ID Lab Section Lab Instructor s Name Date Global Food System Food has a pivotal role in our lives, and thus the way it is grown and processed is worth understanding and advancing. In the past five decades, the global economy has realized rapid transformations. The emerging economies, the escalation of the world s population, and the change in customer preferences are giving rise to the food retail industry. Nonetheless, the global food industry is experiencing a structural evolution as food producers, manufacturers, and retailers attune to fulfill the ever-increasing needs of consumers. Equipped with first-hand knowledge of purchase habits and consumer preferences, food retailers are able to convey this information to other sectors of the supply chain. Along with the popular supermarket format, hypermarkets have emerged in various countries in recent years. The following article discusses the reasons behind the increased importation of fresh [...]
You do not have to read all the PDF file The paper should be between 500-600 words in length (or 2 pages maximum) and it must be written as a formal essay with proper paragraphs (double-spaced, 12-point font, and 1 inch margin). Your essay should be properly referenced and it must include a cover page – indicating your name, student ID, Lab Section, and your lab instructor’s name. References are to be included on a 4th sheet of paper, and a chart outlining your findings in the supermarket on the 5th page.