Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet and income statement data within the Food and Beverage industry, for the period of 2004-2016. The data is collected from YCharts. Objective: To use the financial balance sheet and income statement data to better understand the state of the Food and Beverage industry supply chains and to determine which companies’ supply chains did the best on the delivery of a portfolio of metrics over the last 13 years. Highlight: The Food and Beverage industry is a story of shifts in consumer demand. Companies are late to sense shifts in demand only to see their products decay in inventory. With so much variety in products, it is imperative that companies in this industry become market driven and implement outside-in processes. In this industry, The Boston Beer Company, Inc. and The Hershey Company emerged as 2017 Supply Chains to Admire Winners.