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A significant shift is occurring in today’s food market, leaving manufacturers to face new pressures from consumers. One trend specifically — that of food being delivered straight to the consumer’s door — is forcing manufacturers to change the way they handle food safety.
If you need office supplies, you probably wouldn’t think twice about placing an order online and awaiting their arrival on your doorstep. Grocery chains are betting you will soon feel the same way about purchasing asparagus and peaches.
Amazon’s recent acquisition of Whole Foods won’t just change how some Americans shop for groceries. This new e-commerce-driven partnership — along with the growing consumer preference for fresh, wholesome foods it seeks to exploit — is already creating ripples up and down the food supply chain.