The woman using technology to prove where food comes from

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  • The British company Provenance says it is lighting a fire under the retail world.
  • The company has developed an app that allows retailers and customers to see where a product comes from – from origin to point of sale.
  • “Behind every product is a complex chain of people and places, and that’s a really important part of why people buy things,” founder Jessi Baker explains.
  • “Provenance is all about making that information transparent to shoppers, but also to businesses, all along the supply chain.”

Jessi Baker’s firm Provenance tracks the source of food using pioneering blockchain technology.
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The woman using technology to prove where food comes from

  • The British company Provenance says it is lighting a fire under the retail world.
  • The company has developed an app that allows retailers and customers to see where a product comes from – from origin to point of sale.
  • “Behind every product is a complex chain of people and places, and that’s a really important part of why people buy things,” founder Jessi Baker explains.
  • “Provenance is all about making that information transparent to shoppers, but also to businesses, all along the supply chain.”

Jessi Baker’s firm Provenance tracks the source of food using pioneering blockchain technology.
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Remitano P2P Bitcoin Exchange is Completely Independent from Traditional Banking Partners

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  • Banks have a history of harassing centralized exchange platforms.
  • The platform aims to establish itself as the largest Bitcoin exchange platform in other Asian and African countries.

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Remitano P2P Bitcoin Exchange is Completely Independent from Traditional Banking Partners. Bitcoin P2P…
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Euroclear and Paxos launch blockchain for gold settlement in London Bullion Market

  • Financial technology company Paxos has teamed up with Euroclear to work on a blockchain for gold settlement in the London Bullion Market, called Euroclear Bankchain.
  • Paxos CEO Charles Cascarilla said: “We are coming to market with a ground-breaking offering that will drastically impact the post-trade process and overall trading infrastructure within the global gold market.
  • ” the product represents the first concrete blockchain use case for gold settlement in the London Bullion Market and is poised to benefit all investors and key stakeholders through our revolutionary Bankchain TM offering.
  • In July, South Korea agreed with the United States to deploy the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system to protect against any North Korean threats.
  • Remainers warned that traditional allies would spurn us, forcing the UK to “the back of the queue” as global markets shuddered.

Financial technology company Paxos has teamed up with Euroclear to work on a blockchain for gold settlement in the London Bullion Market, called Euroclear Bankchain. The announcement was made during a signing ceremony event at the SIBOS Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, where Paxos and Euroclear
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