Solving the Food Loss Problem: What innovations and solutions are needed? How big is the market opportunity and which main obstacles need to be overcome?
1. We have a broad idea of the US $1.3 trillion dollar opportunity but the market is heavily underfunded and we need regulation to play a role.
2. Consumer education is critical as consumer demands translate back into the supply chain and trigger all kinds of reactions throughout the chain.
3. There is no one size fits all solution. Specific strategies are needed for specific local circumstances.