The demand for packaged fruits and vegetables is growing, but the knowledge and experience that companies have in packaging fruits and vegetables is limited. That’s why PerfoTec has installed a packaging machine with laser to enable growers, processors and retailers to experience how AMAP packaging can improve the quality of their fresh produce.
PerfoTec has received the Internatioal FoodTec Gold Awards 2015 on March 24 during an Award ceremony. The International FoodTec Awards are made every three years.
Below the press release from DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft / German Agricultural Society), one of the organizers.
Rabobank has highlighted three ways The European Food & Agribusiness (F&A) can recuperate €60bn in losses from food waste by; harvesting and handling crops, packaging food; and monitoring fresh produce.
Read in the full article from Foodproductiondaily.com to find out why PerfoTec is ‘one to watch’.
Rabobank: Innovation Can Turn Around Food Waste
The European Food & Agribusiness (F&A) industry is currently losing EUR 60 billion of value each year through food that is wasted in the supply chain and never reaches the consumer. According to Rabobank’s latest report, it is vital that the industry looks to address the issue and F&A companies have much to gain themselves from doing so. Rabobank sees innovation as the most effective means of making an immediate difference to reducing waste. However, for it to be successful, optimisation of supply chain processes and business models may be required.
Read the full report from Rabobank
PerfoTec is the winner of the gold medal in the International FoodTec Awards with their Respiration Control System. This was announced by the DLG (The German Agricultural Society). The prize will be received on the 24th of March, during the Anuga FoodTec, the international trade fair for food technology in Cologne.
From 23 to 25 March 2015 we will be attending the Global Berry Congress in Rotterdam. Learn about new growth opportunities in the global berry market from expert presentations, panel discussions, and business networking.
Press release,Tampere, Finland – Amerplast is to offer the European fresh produce industry a world leading technology that advances the shelf life of fresh produce, thereby reducing waste and cost, following the signing of a cooperation agreement with PerfoTec BV.
PerfoTec introduces an innovative bulk bag, the PerfoTec Flexfresh Liner, at Fruit Logistica, this February in Berlin. Smart plastic bags that can be used in existing crates and boxes. The main benefit of the new bulk bag is that it saves money for traders. The extended shelf life results in less weight loss and better preservation of the quality. Additionally, it enables cheaper transportation methods and new export opportunities.