Waikato's Julia Jones is the head of analytics for NZX, which will be running a series of webinars to help businesses through the lockdown.

Digital traceability is about to move into first place in terms of what food consumers will demand post-Covid-19.

NZX's Head of Analytics, Julia Jones, said she would be shocked if changes to increase food safety weren't made as a result of the global pandemic.

"We will be tracing everything around food production, and what we do in terms of managing animals because this (coronavirus) came from animals.

"That's just me thinking from the perspective of consumers. As markets open, they'll want to know exactly how that piece of cheese was produced, as an example."

Source: stuff.co.nz