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The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology, 2023, 5(12); doi: 10.25236/FSST.2023.051201.

Blockchain-Enabled Smart Packaging: Enhancing Food Traceability and Consumer Confidence in the Chinese Food Industry


Huang Xueting

Corresponding Author:
Huang Xueting

School of Art Design, Guangzhou College of Commerce, Guangzhou, China


This paper explores blockchain-based intelligent packaging in the food industry to establish a transparent traceability system. The main objective is to address information asymmetry, enhancing consumer confidence in food safety. By leveraging blockchain technology, key data points are recorded in a decentralized manner, bridging the gap between producers and consumers. The proposed decentralized food traceability system improves market supervision efficiency and curbs counterfeit products. Consumers gain easy access to trustworthy traceability details, fostering trust in the food supply chain. Ultimately, this technology-driven approach elevates enterprise brand value and reputation. In conclusion, blockchain-based traceable smart packaging revolutionizes food supervision, providing comprehensive oversight across the supply chain. It enhances consumer confidence and promotes transparency in the food industry, driving advancements in food traceability for a safer and more trustworthy supply chain.


Blockchain, Traceability, Food Packaging, Intelligent Packaging, Decentralization

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Huang Xueting. Blockchain-Enabled Smart Packaging: Enhancing Food Traceability and Consumer Confidence in the Chinese Food Industry. The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology (2023) Vol. 5, Issue 12: 1-7. https://doi.org/10.25236/FSST.2023.051201.


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