Russia sanctions have hindered the export of critically needed fertilizers to countries facing food insecurity.
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“Eastern Europe has generated a brilliant generation of tech entrepreneurs whose companies are now reaching maturity,” concurs EWDN chief editor Adrien Henni in his CrunchBase column.
X5 Group, Russia's largest food retailer, is expanding its hard discounter network and betting on continued online sales growth as it aims to boost market share.
The buzz around vertical farming has grown during the pandemic but challenges of cost and scale keep it niche.
Russian tech leader Yandex hit a milestone with a deal to provide self-driving robots for food delivery services at U.S. college campuses.
Effectively solving major environmental problems requires proactive corporate leadership, given how quickly sustainability challenges are predicted to grow.