Food & Beverage
The food & beverage industry is all companies involved in the processing of raw food materials, packaging, and distributing them. This includes fresh and packaged foods, and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. The raw material used for the production of food and beverage is derived from agriculture. The distribution involves the transporting of the finished product into the hands of the consumer. The industry has adopted the technology and mechanical manipulations to derive the purest form of food. The trend of biohacking owing to increased consumer awareness about the healthy GMO-free, Gluten-free, low-calorie, kosher, anti-biotics, and on-demand access for the source of ingredients, production process, place of harvest, undesirable chemicals, and details of the movement of goods through the supply chain. This is causing food processing companies to become more innovative to bring healthy and nutritional food to attract more customers, and increase profit margins.