Food Management System Platform (FMS) is designed to meet the food needs of millions of Nigerians who are likely to be left behind in the system and majority of the vulnerable population lives in the following communities:
In addition to the identified vulnerable population, millions of Nigerians are facing serious food crisis among other elements further driving them into hunger driven poverty. At such FBN will ensure these vulnerable populations gain access to:
The unique aspect of Foodbank Networks is the Food Management System (FMS) technology platform. The platform is designed to manage the process of eliminating food waste, hunger and poverty in Nigeria based on its unique algorithm that sorts out the efficient food collection and distribution based on food recipient demand, needs, and location.
An estimated 72 billion pounds of food goes to waste each year and additional 52 billion pounds of food goes to waste in the hands of manufacturers, grocery stores and restaurants. Furthermore, 20 billion pounds of fruits and vegetables are thrown away or left in the fields which equates to $218 billion wasted food each year.
As part of our strategic mission to end food waste in Nigeria and around the world, FBN launches Food Networks Platform (FNP) specifically to provide avenue of linking farmers to food vendors; suppliers; Agro-producers; manufacturers; exporters and distribution chain. Additionally, our unique business to business network will link farmers to regular consumers within their states and region creating an easy access for consumers to shop at their convenient directly from the farmers for fresh produce among other fresh food items. The platform will promote efficiency in farmers ability to sale their harvest to avoid waste.