Cold Chain/Logistics

Controlled-atmosphere company Purfresh purchased by Wheatsheaf Group

Wheatsheaf Group Limited recently purchased a majority stake in Purfresh, a global provider of controlled atmosphere systems. Purfresh systems are ... continue reading »

Proposed Arizona cold inspection facility would broaden fruit, vegetable availability

An Arizona state investment in a cold inspection facility in Nogales is set to broaden fresh fruit and vegetable availability. Governor Doug Duceyâ... continue reading »

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Circular business models deliver sustainability wins

By Suzanne Lindsay-Walker | Columnist Consumer choice is exploding in today’s technologically advanced society, transforming the methods for maki... continue reading »

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Xtend packaging enhances fruit freshness in long deliveries

Keeping fruit fresh during a several-thousand-mile trip to its destination is a challenge. StePac L.A. has developed some packaging technology that’... continue reading »

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French fresh produce storage company opens US headquarters

JMT US, the United States subsidiary of French-based company Janny MT, recently announced its new U.S. operations for the company are to... continue reading »

How packaging can help freeze out frozen produce competition

Healthy lifestyles have been shaking up products across all markets. These lifestyle changes are driving consumers to search for a variety o f wholes... continue reading »

Trimble integrates SmartSense technology to monitor food safety data

Trimble is integrating SmartSense continuous temperature monitoring for food safety systems to provide remote, real-time temperature data for ... continue reading »

Walmart sends letter to leafy greens suppliers mandating blockchain

Walmart and Sam’s Clubs have sent a letter to their leafy greens suppliers asking them to install blockchain technology to track products back to th... continue reading »

AgroFresh unveils SmartFresh InBox in US market

AgroFresh Solutions will now offer its SmartFresh InBox to its U.S. customers. SmartFresh works with the fruit or vegetable's natural ripening process... continue reading »

GCCA releases cold chain customer research report

As the cold chain industry experiences innovation and growth, third-party logistics providers are becoming more responsive, agile, and customer-centri... continue reading »