Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Authors are encouraged to submit completely unpublished works, which are not under review in any other journals.

Areas include but are not limited to:

Agriculture & Manufacturing,
Food processing,
Foodservice & Regulation,
Labor and education on food production
Marketing, Wholesale and distribution
Research & Development on food technology
Financial services on modern food industry


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

2024 Speical Issue

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member and at least one external reviewer. The review process may take four to ten weeks.


Publication Frequency

Annual, published in November


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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