food waste

Delivery & Logistics Interview: DTC Grocery Startup Reduces Food Waste By Selling Ugly Produce

CEO and co-founder Ben Simon explains how his 100% sustainable grocery delivery platform benefits shoppers, local farmers and mother nature by repurposing unpretty fruits and veggies

Food & Beverage Supermarket Shoppers Receive Dynamic Discounts While Reducing Food Waste

Netherlands-based Albert Heijn is testing an algorithm that calculates discounts for products approaching their expiration date, guiding store shoppers to the best deals

Home Consumers Can Ask Alexa When Their Leftovers Will Go Bad

IoT storage containers integrate with Amazon Alexa and display color-coded lights to warn users when food is about to expire, reducing waste

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Sustainable Beer Is Made From Leftover Marks & Spencer Bread

Britain-based Adnams Brewery is working with Marks & Spencer to repurpose extra bread from the retailer's sandwich counters

Retail Low-Cost Meal Boxes Educate Consumers On Food Waste

Flashfood has created a program that diverts food from landfills into affordable subscription boxes, now with support from Tyson

Beauty Interview: How A Sustainable Beauty Brand Upcycles Fruit Waste

Terence Chung, scientist and founder of Fruu, discusses repurposing food waste to make sustainable, organic beauty products accessible to younger consumers

Technology Software Connects Hungry People With Places That Have Extra Food

Researchers from Iowa State University’s Center for Survey Statistics and Methodology developed a platform to make food donation easier and prevent waste

Design Food Container Trackers Will Let You Know When Food Is About To Expire

To help Americans waste less food, the trackers connect to a mobile app that reminds people to use perishables before they go bad

Packaging & Product Engagement 'Precycling' Concept Aims To Eliminate Food Packaging Waste

MIWA is working to help food and grocery businesses take a step toward more responsible practices

Design Food Waste Turned Into Building Materials

A new report created by Arup Group shows how food waste can turn into construction materials

Food & Beverage Hotels Are Beginning To Tackle The Problem of Food Waste

In the future, the hotel buffet may shrink in half but have more available of what guests prefer to consume

Beauty These Lip Balms Are Made From Recycled Fruit Waste

U.K. startup FRUU is looking to turn otherwise wasted fruit into natural cosmetics

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket PSFK 2017: What The Supermarket Could Look Like In 2065

At PSFK 2017, Studio Industries CEO Mike Lee teleported us in a time machine to the grocery store of the future, where experiences will reign over products

Advertising Zero Food Waste Company Turns Scraps Into Cocktails

The Real Dill turns food waste into compost and a Bloody Mary mix