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.
The production of pointed peppers is not constant. Peaks in production are followed by troughs, as a result of with the supply and with it the price is fluctuating. A grower of pointed peppers has managed to address this successfully through usage of the FlexFresh Liners.
Top seal packaging (a tray with foil) is very popular in fresh food. For meat, fish, ready to eat meals and salads. It’s only in fruits and vegetables that top seal is lagging. And that’s strange if you look at the advantages it has to offer.
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.
M&S wants to grow their business efficiently while at the same time reducing waste, creating a sustainable soft fruit sector. On the Producer Exchange, a website that supports the M&S Farming for the Future programme they explain how they do it. And share 2 concrete projects on how they achieve this in the soft fruit sector. PerfoTec is honoured to be one of them.
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’.