A Brief History Of The Food Supply Chain

July 2014
Food Logistics;Jul2014, Issue 158, p34
The article offers information on the history of the food supply chain. Topics include the nomadic existence of early man, the slow development of population centers that established trade with other villages, and the early Egyptians' use of the Nile to transport goods throughout the basin effectively. It also discusses the impact of the Industrial Revolution on food transportation and preservation.


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