Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION
Chapter 2 SUMMARY
Chapter 3 OVERVIEW
Chapter 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FOOD TRACEABILITY TECHNOLOGIES BY TYPE
Chapter 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FOOD TRACEABILITY EQUIPMENT
Chapter 6 GLOBAL FOOD TRACEABILITY END-USER MARKETS
Chapter 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FOOD TRACEABILITY END-USE APPLICATIONS
Chapter 8 FOOD TRACEABILITY SERVICES MARKET
Chapter 9 FOOD TRACEABILITY SOFTWARE MARKET
Chapter 10 INDUSTRY DRIVERS AND CHALLENGES
Chapter 11 SUPPLIER LANDSCAPE AND COMPANY PROFILES
Chapter 12 FOOD TRACEABILITY SOFTWARE PRODUCTS
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY
SCOPE OF THE REPORT
INTENDED AUDIENCE
SOURCES OF INFORMATION
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
ANALYST’S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
FOOD TRACEABILITY MARKET: AN OVERVIEW
DEFINING FOOD TRACEABILITY
ESSENTIAL COMPONENTS OF A TRACEABILITY SYSTEM
INTERNAL TRACKING: DEFINITION AND BACKGROUND
STAKEHOLDER ANALYSIS
TRACEABILITY SYSTEM STAKEHOLDERS
KEY TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
REGULATORY FRAMEWORK BASED ON GEOGRAPHY
FUTURE TECHNOLOGIES
MAJOR FINDINGS OF THIS REPORT
STRATEGIC RECOMMENDATIONS
INTERNAL TRACEABILITY
CHAIN TRACEABILITY
TAG AND LABEL MANUFACTURERS
PRINTER MANUFACTURERS
SCANNER MANUFACTURERS
SOFTWARE COMPANIES
SYSTEM INTEGRATORS
RESELLERS AND DISTRIBUTORS
WMS ON DEMAND
NANOTECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN TRACEABILITY
DETECTION OF RANGES FOR SMALLER HF TAGS
DEVELOPMENTS IN SAW RFID
INCREASING USE OF MOBILE CELLULAR NETWORKS
DNA TECHNIQUES IN BIOMETRIC TRACEABILITY
NUCLEAR TECHNIQUES FOR TRACEABILITY
PUBLIC SECTOR STANDARDS
PRIVATE SECTOR STANDARDS
INTERNATIONAL AND COUNTRY-SPECIFIC STANDARDS
DATA STANDARDS
PRINTED ELECTRONICS
NANO-BARCODES
IONTOPHORESIS
FOCUSING ON THE SMALL-SCALE PRODUCER
MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS OR VOLUNTARY IMPLEMENTATION OF TRACEABILITY SYSTEMS
KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER FROM DEVELOPED TO DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
TECHNOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS IN COMPLIANCE WITH MARKET NEEDS
ADOPTING PHASED-IN DEADLINES FOR STANDARDS COMPLIANCE
RISK-BASED APPROACH
COMPLEXITY-BASED APPROACH
PHASED ADOPTION APPROACHES
INFLUENCE OF CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY IN TRACEABILITY
UNDERSTANDING THE COSTS OF TRACEABILITY IN THE RIGHT CONTEXT
INTRODUCTION
TECHNOLOGY TYPES
BARCODE EQUIPMENT IN FOOD TRACEABILITY
RFID/RTLS IN FOOD TRACEABILITY
GPS IN FOOD TRACEABILITY
INFRARED IN FOOD TRACEABILITY
BIOMETRICS IN FOOD TRACEABILITY
Types of Barcode Equipment
Advantages of Barcoding
Standards and Regulatory Framework
Regional Markets for Barcode Applications in Food Traceability
RFID Applications
Regional Markets for RFID/RTLS in Food Traceability
Impact of GPS
GPS in Traceability Systems
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Regional Markets for GPS in Food Traceability
Devices Used in Near-IR Spectroscopy
Key Advantages of the Technology
Types of NIR Online Analyzers
Regional Markets for Infrared in Food Traceability
Biometric Techniques Used for Animal Traceability
Iris and Retinal Pattern Recognition
Facial Recognition
Other Techniques
Regional Markets for Biometric Applications in Food Traceability
Barcode Labels and Scanners
Barcode Printers
Barcode Verifiers
Procurement Source Data
Highlighting Specific Batches or Lots
Shipping/Container Identification
Pallet and Case Identification
Tracking of Environmental Conditions
Distribution Channel Tracking
Remote and Non-Contact Sensors
By-pass Sampler
Fiber Optic Probe
Muzzle Pattern Recognition
Visual Pattern Recognition
TYPES OF EQUIPMENT
PDA DEVICES WITH GPS
THERMAL PRINTERS
BARCODES
SCANNERS
DURABLE LABELS AND TAGS
SENSORS
Smart PDA with GPS
Types of PDA Devices
Combining Wireless Communication Technologies
Global Market for PDAs with GPS Used in Food Traceability
Advantages of Thermal Printers
Developments in Technologies and Products
Global Market for Thermal Printers Used in Food Traceability
Barcode Scanners
Types of Scanning Technologies
Global Market for 2D and ID Scanners Used in Food Traceability
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Tags
Types of RFID Tags
Applicability in the Food Traceability Industry
Challenges Surrounding UHF Tags
Product Developments in HF and Microwave Tags
Global Market for Tags and Labels Used in Food Traceability
Wireless Sensor Technologies
RFID Sensors
Biosensors
Global Market for Sensors in Food Traceability
OTHERS
Mobile Printing Solutions
Alternative Labeling Technologies
Global Market for Other Equipment used in Food Traceability
GPS Enabled PDAs
Omnidirectional Scanners
Camera Readers
CCD Scanners
Laser Scanners
Pen Readers
Smartphone Scanners
Active RFID Tags
Passive RFID Tags
Battery-Assisted Passive Tags
Imaging Systems
Laser Etching
TYPES OF END USERS
FOOD MANUFACTURERS
FOOD RETAILERS
WAREHOUSING/PACKAGING
DEFENSE AND SECURITY AGENCIES
OTHER GOVERNMENT AGENCIES
OTHERS
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used in Food Manufacturing
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used in Retail Food
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used in Warehousing/Packaging
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used in Defense and Security
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used by Other Government Agencies
Global Market for Food Traceability Systems Used by Other End-User Types
APPLICATION TYPES
MEAT TRACEABILITY
DAIRY PRODUCTS
BEVERAGES
FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE
FRESH PRODUCE AND SEEDS
OTHERS
GLOBAL MARKET FOR FOOD TRACEABILITY APPLICATIONS BY REGION
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in the Meat and Poultry Industries
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in the Dairy Industry
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in the Beverage Industry
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in the Seafood Industry
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in the Fresh Produce and Seeds Industries
Global Market for Food Traceability Applications in Other Application Industries
ONLINE TRACEABILITY SERVICES
SERVICES IN INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY
CUSTOMIZED SERVICES
OTHERS
PREDICTIVE MODELING AND THE COMBASE INITIATIVE
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
WAREHOUSE SOFTWARE
FARM SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS
ERP
QUALITY MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS
CLOUD COMPUTING
LABORATORY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (LIMS)
OTHER HYBRID SOFTWARE
KEY TRENDS IN WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS
MEETING INTERNAL TRACEABILITY NEEDS
ROLE OF ERP SYSTEMS IN PRODUCT RECALLS
CLOUD COMPUTING AS A FINANCIALLY VIABLE SOLUTION
CLOUD COMPUTING LAYERS
KEY OPERATIONS OF LIMS
FOOD SAFETY MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
FUTURE TRENDS IN SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS
Increased and Better Integration of Logistics Product Suites
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Recent Trends in the Industry
Client
Application
Platform
Infrastructure
Server
Management of Samples
Integration of Instruments and Applications
Electronic Data Exchange
DRIVERS
CHALLENGES
FOOD SAFETY CONCERNS
BIOTERRORISM AND ITS IMPACT ON FOOD TRACEABILITY
AVOIDING EXPENSIVE PRODUCT RECALLS
TRACEABILITY OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOODS
GAINING A COMPETITIVE EDGE
CONSUMER CONFIDENCE AND LOYALTY
STANDARDS AND REGULATORY FRAMEWORKS
DEMAND FOR TRACEABILITY FROM HEALTH-CONSCIOUS CONSUMERS
ADDRESSING A CHALLENGE OF GLOBAL PROPORTIONS
CHALLENGES WITH REGARD TO STAKEHOLDERS
CHALLENGE OF SMART PACKAGING SOLUTIONS
A2B TRACKING SOLUTIONS
ACURA GLOBAL
ADASA INC.
ADC TECHNOLOGIES
AFS TECHNOLOGIES INC.
AHEARN AND SOPER INC.
ALIEN TECHNOLOGY
ASSA ABLOY AB
AVERY DENNISON
BARCODING INC.
BAR CODE INTEGRATORS INC.
BIO-RAD LABORATORIES INC.
CARLISLE TECHNOLOGY
C.H. ROBINSON WORLDWIDE, INC.
COGNEX CORP.
DATALOGIC S.P.A.
DENSO CORP.
FOOD LOGIQ CANADA INC.
FORT SUPPLY TECHNOLOGIES
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC.
IBM CORP.
IMPINJ
INFRATAB INC.
INTERNATIONAL TRACEABILITY SYSTEMS LTD.
LOTPATH INC.
LYNX SYSTEM INTEGRATORS LTD.
MASS GROUP INC.
MERIT-TRAX TECHNOLOGIES INC.
MINOTAUR SOFTWARE
MOJIX INC.
RFXCEL CORP.
SATO VICINITY PTY LTD.
SMARTRAC N.V.
STID ELECTRONIC IDENTIFICATION LTD.
SYSCAN RS
THIN FILM ELECTRONICS ASA
TYCO INTEGRATED SECURITIES
YOTTAMARK, INC.
ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES
ZEST LABS CORP.