Company Encourages Supermarkets To Grow Their Own Fresh Produce

Company Encourages Supermarkets To Grow Their Own Fresh Produce
Design

BrightFarms aims to incorporate greenhouses on the roofs of grocery retailers to reduce carbon footprint.

Yi Chen
  • 22 december 2011


BrightFarms is an organization that ‘designs, finances, builds and operates hydroponic greenhouse farms at, or near, supermarkets’. The company believes that by growing their own produce, grocery retailers can reduce time, distance and cost from the food supply chain. In addition, consumers are provided with a more fresh selection of fruits and vegetables. BrightFarms explains that food produced from a greenhouse uses less land, water and no harmful pesticides are involved. All these factors can ‘dramatically reduce carbon footprint’.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.