Gartner Research

How Safe Is Your Food Supply Chain?

Published: 13 September 2008

ID: G00181676

Analyst(s): Lucie Draper, Lora Cecere, Simon Jacobson


Food safety is a top-of-mind issue for food manufacturers, consumers, and retailers--and for good reasons. In this article, AMR Research shares insights from a quantitative study of 251 food manufacturers on the current state of the supply chain in delivering on the brand promise. We also note three actions companies should take to avoid product recalls.

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