This is a year that many will be happy to see consigned to the history books.
Not only did scary developments play across the international scene, but the food-distribution industry was rocked by several events that were not just astonishing in their own right, but which vividly signified change. This special issue of SN chronicles many of those events. Relevant articles are marked by the logo inset just to the right. From the broad perspective, the year's events that seemed most