azfoodhub-logoCompany Info

AZ Food Hub
1402 S Jentilly Ln, Apt 103
Tempe, AZ 85281

The AZ Food Hub is a food aggregation and distribution company that sources produce, meats, dairy, and grains from small to medium sized Arizona farms and distributes to restaurants that value local food.

Project Title

AZ Food Hub – Processing and Distribution Logistics

Project Description

This project will entail a group of Industrial Engineering students to come up with the most efficient way to get from farm to restaurant while preforming tasks like processing, washing, and packaging (if necessary). Where traditional food hubs have a central location to preform these tasks, we are looking for creative students to come up with a way perform the same tasks as a warehouse while on the road or outsourcing to other companies.

Required Qualifications

Desirable students should be studying Industrial Engineering or should have a background in logistics.

Other Details

Expected duration/deadline: 2 months / May 1, 2015

Expected number of students: Industrial Engineering – 4-5

Requires US Citizenship: No

Requires Permanent Residency: No

Company Representative: Tommy Verderame

Interested?

Send an email to Karan Sharma <ksharm15@asu.edu> stating your interest in the project. You must be a cohort member of SPARCe to be considered for the project. Not a cohort member? Fill up the student interest form and we will get back to you!