Bread is a Compact Food Ration (emergency meal) made from wheat.
Bread is able to provide humanitarian aid and disaster relief during food crisis.
Bread, when maintained dry in its sealed pouch, has unlimited storage time.
Bread is represented by the FOOD token available on the Polygon Blockchain.
Bread is a digital receipt that represents proof of ownership for each meal.
Bread also acts as a stablecoin locked to the value of a US dollar (US$1.00).
A rapid response Compact Food Ration designed to provide humanitarian aid and disaster relief during local, regional and national food crisis.
Approximately 815 million people suffer from hunger worldwide, with more than nine million people dying of hunger each year according to world hunger statistics. Globally, natural disasters are increasing in both frequency and severity with food shortages becoming commonplace during these events.
Supply chain disruptions have now become chronic due to a range of severe restrictions. Conflict related displacement is also impacting food availability, resulting in food shortages and widespread famine in many areas. Food security is now poised to be the dominant global issue in the next three years.
The Bread Project
The Bread project is designed to provide rapid and widespread access to emergency meals with the intent to alleviate suffering for the people affected by food shortage events. The concept works seamlessly across borders providing support to aid agencies, sovereign nations, charities and individuals wishing to secure their food supplies or assist the needy. Whilst the Bread system has a broad multifunctional aspect in deployment and operation, it is fundamentally a compact emergency food source with unlimited shelf life.
The system allows emergency food stocks to remain on location for extended periods pre-empting disaster relief requirements while ownership remains in digital currency form.
The Bread Food
The Bread food is currently produced as a hardened small disc 60 x 24mm in size. They are completely vegetarian and consist of the following ingredients:
The ingredients are mixed, compressed, baked and dehydrated producing a hard ‘Unleavened Bread’ that is vacuum packed.
Sale of Bread
Occurs online providing easy access to the global community. Each Bread meal receipt is issued as a token on the Polygon blockchain, providing complete transparency and security. Most national currencies are accepted for purchases through PayPal and Stripe. Contact us to pay with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Tether USDT, USDC, Sterling or Coin.
We also provide 24/7 and 100% liquidity for Bread token sales through the PIPx exchange.
How to buy Bread
- Download our or any Polygon compatible wallet.
- If not our wallet, add the Bread token to the wallet.
- Complete your Bread purchase below.
Bread emergency meals are packed in lots of 100. You will receive the digital receipt (FOOD tokens) as proof of ownership while we store your meals at no cost to you. You can take delivery of your Bread Meals at any time by redeeming your proof of ownership (FOOD tokens) here.
Storage of Bread
Storage of Bread is free-of-charge until the receipt (token) holder elects to take delivery. Bread that remains in storage will be stockpiled geographically to expedite delivery to the end user or token recipient.
Delivery of Bread
Delivery of Bread occurs when the digital receipts (tokens) are redeemed on this site for delivery. Similar to other online sellers, delivery and shipping will be handled by postal services, couriers or freight forwarders (depending on volumes) at prevailing rates.
Bread as a Stablecoin
The Bread (FOOD) token functions like a stablecoin with fixed price value at $1.00 US dollar.
The token provides secure storage and direct ownership of emergency food rations while enjoying the flexibility of a stable digital currency with real intrinsic value.
The Bread food stablecoin also provides aid agencies, sovereign nations, and individuals the opportunity to prepare themselves for food shortages and assist people in need with a rapid response meal or digital currency for exchange.
How Does It Work?
Buy Bread here or on the PIPX Exchange. Receive your Bread digital receipts (FOOD tokens) in your wallet.
Use your Bread (FOOD) tokens as a stablecoin for payments or exchange them for USDT or USD fiat currency on the PIPX Exchange.
Redeem your Bread (FOOD) tokens on this site for Bread emergency meals. Every FOOD token gives you one Bread Emergency Meal.
Redeem your Bread digital receipts (FOOD tokens) 1 for 1 for Bread Emergency Meals at the Bread Redemption site.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Bread?
Bread is a unique solution that combines three valuable products into one asset.
1. Bread is a Compact Food Ration (emergency meal) made from wheat.
2. Bread is a digital token representing proof of ownership for each meal.
3. Bread is also a Stablecoin locked to the value of a US dollar ($1.00USD).
How do I acquire Bread?
Bread Compact Food Rations are purchased online and delivered to stockholding facilities in selected regions worldwide. Purchasers receive their receipt with proof of ownership in digital coin form. The Bread coin functions as a cryptocurrency while the Bread Compact Food Ration remains in storage.
What is the cost to store my Bread?
There is no charge or cost to store Bread Compact Food Rations.
How do I collect the Compact Food Ration?
Bread coins can be redeemed for Compact Food Rations by completing the redemption and delivery process on this site.
How long does it take for delivery?
Delivery times vary according to the quantity redeemed and delivery location.
What is the shelf life of Bread?
Bread has unlimited shelf life while it remains sealed in the original packaging∗
What does Bread taste like?
Bread has a neutral unflavoured taste.
How do I prepare and eat the Bread Compact Food Ration?
Bread can be consumed using several methods,
1. Add water to the Bread food ration and wait until it is soft to eat
2. Add the Bread food ration to a pot of water to make a meal
3. Crush the Bread food ration into small pieces to eat dry
4. Mill the Bread food ration into a flour consistency for use
Why does Bread have no flavour?
Bread is designed for emergency use and long periods of storage. This is best achieved by the removing flavour contents that diminish shelf life.
Can I add flavours and seasonings to Bread?
Flavours and seasonings can be added to Bread to meet individual tastes.
What if I have special dietary requirements?
Bread meets vegetarian, vegan, Halal and Kosher requirements.
Does Bread contain gluten?
Yes, Bread contains gluten
Do I have to redeem my Bread coin?
Bread Compact Food Rations can be left in storage indefinitely. The Bread coin can be held, exchanged or transferred peer to peer at any time or kept as a currency of stable value. What you do with your Bread coin is entirely up to you.
If redeemed, what are the costs to deliver my Compact Food Rations?
Delivery costs vary depending on quantities redeemed and the final destination for delivery of Compact Food Rations. Delivery options are outlined at www.redeem.bread.ax by selecting the Redemption or Delivery tab for details.