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Why A Platform Approach Is Critical To Drive Scale Of Innovations In Agricultural Supply Chain?

  Dec 05, 2020

The Covid times has been challenging for most sectors of Indian economy. However, one sector which demonstrated extraordinary resilience has been agriculture and allied activities. We had a record Rabi harvest and massive Kharif sowing despite a stringent lockdown during April to June this year. The food supply chain kept rolling despite a massive unexpected shock, with no shortage of essential food items across the country. Few sub-sectors and allied sectors like fisheries, poultry and floriculture got adversely impacted but they are very much on the path to recovery…….

Pioneering Ventures is an example integrated platform covering the entire supply chain right from production to post-harvest to distribution in multiple businesses including Desai Fruits Venture (focus on select fruits such as bananas, apple), Milklane (focus on value-added milk and dairy products), Citrus International (processing oranges to make concentrates) complemented by a production company called GrowCo, distribution company called Districo and farmer advisory and fintech platform called Samaaru.

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Yashasvini Kumar appointed as Group General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

  Dec 07, 2020

Pioneering Ventures announced the appointment of Yashasvini Kumar as Group General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer today. She will be based out of both Mumbai and Switzerland and will continue…

Why A Platform Approach Is Critical To Drive Scale Of Innovations In Agricultural Supply Chain?

  Dec 05, 2020

The Covid times has been challenging for most sectors of Indian economy. However, one sector which demonstrated extraordinary resilience has been agriculture and allied activities. We had a record Rabi…