The study opines that the demand for highly perishable foods continues to expand at an unprecedented pace, which in turn continues to hard press food and beverage companies to strengthen their product cold supply logistics/chain.
August 29, 2019
Chillers account for 60% of global spending on truck refrigeration units, according to a study released by Fact.MR, Rockville, Md.
The Mansfield Microfarm Project will provide both training and microfarm kits to approximately a dozen initial producers, and help them farm cooperatively and aggregate their produce for marketability.
May 15, 2019
The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR), Washington, D.C., awarded a matching grant to the Ohio State University, Mansfield, Ohio, to launch a $2 million urban sustainable food system project that will increase access to fruits, vegetables and other specialty crops while supporting the local economy.
North America was the largest market in 2017, due to increased import of fruits and vegetables and high demand for bakery and confectionery in the region.
May 2, 2019
The global micro-perforated food packaging market size is projected to reach $1.96 billion by 2025 expanding at a CAGR of 5.7% during the forecast period, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc., San Francisco.
PBH initiated an extensive behavioral science and consumer data analysis effort to identify effective strategies that could help motivate Americans to meet daily recommendations for fruits and vegetables.
April 23, 2019
The Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH), Brentwood, Mo., revealed its new Have A Plant consumer movement, which replaces the Fruits & Veggies—More Matters public education program, as a transformational approach to shifting fruit and vegetable behaviors.
Miller manufactures and distributes crop protection and nutritional agrichemical products for the fruits and vegetables market.
March 5, 2019
Huber Engineered Materials (HEM), an Atlanta-based division of J.M. Huber Corp., entered into an agreement with Dunes Point Capital, LP, Rye, N.Y., to acquire Miller Chemical & Fertilizer, LLC, Hanover, Pa.
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