52 million tons of food end up thrown away. 30-40% of food produced in the US, $218b worth, end up in the garbage. It's an odd, paradoxical world when businesses are paying to get rid of food while others are paying to acquire it so they can give it away. We think tech can help with the logistical problems.
We chose to build a broker system between the suppliers (e.g. grocery stores, restaurants, etc.) and those that want to acquire the food (NGO's, food banks, etc).
This project uses the following stack to deliver on the proposed entry: