The Alliance for Corporate Growth hosted their monthly lunch at the Hilton Gallery on April 17th, 2018. This event was focused on several local companies that specialized in advanced food technologies. Their stories on how they are revolutionizing the food industry and paving the way for an entirely new age of healthy food was inspiring.
Some of the major challenges facing society is the level of overall illness that has been created by the current agriculture and food industries that are more focused on profits than actually on the nutrition and health of their products they are selling to consumers. Another global challenge is the exponential population growth rates in many countries around the world. This increase places huge food production and transportation issues for the industry. One statistic shared stated that in the next 40 years we will have to grow 4000 times the amount of food that we have in the past just to feed the world’s population. The talk also covered more Trends that are impacting the food industry overall. Continue reading “ACG – Food Technology”