The global food and beverage (F&B) sector is showing a healthy growth driven by changing consumer habits over the past few years, and the progress is expected to continue. Consumers driven by a sense of exploration are always on the hunt for new experiences. For this food and beverages, the companies in this arena need to maintain the quality of their service, while simultaneously increasing customer engagement. These ever changing tastes and sensibilities are fuelling greater customization and a drive towards authenticity and more innovation. Technology is going to be a disruptor from within the food and beverage sector, and companies will adopt new ways of engagement with consumers. The convenience element in online ordering, online payments, and digital loyalty reward programs are also changing how consumers relate to the sector.
Technology solutions are addressing the concerns of rising operational costs, stringent government regulations, safety standards and changing consumer trends. Big data in combination with advanced technologies is transforming the entire food and beverages supply chain. Food manufacturers and restaurants are leveraging data analytics to mine quality information on customers to provide customized services. Companies are also leveraging technology solutions for improving brand engagement, product management, and pricing decisions, and optimizing operations.
To assist companies to stay ahead of the competition, CIO Applications puts before you an edition on Food and Beverages. Our distinguished selection panel, comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts, and the editorial board of CIO Applications has shortlisted some of the robust F&B technology solution providers.
We present to you CIO Applications’ “Top 25 Food and Beverage Technology Solution Providers 2018”.