BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Pack Expo 2018: see how TOMRA is helping boost produtivity and profitability for diverse food producers

    Pack Expo 2018: see how TOMRA is helping boost produtivity and profitability for diverse food producers

    TOMRA is the world leader in helping major food growers, processors and packers boost productivity and reduce waste with sophisticated sorting sensors, new technologies and flexible service packages. TOMRA‚Äôs industry leading products and services ensure food is accurately sorted, leading to increased yields and improved food safety. While being the largest food sorting and peeling company, TOMRA is also the industry leader in recycling and mining, and will demonstrate its latest belt sorter, the TOMRA 5B, at Pack Expo (Booth E-7710), October 14 ‚Äď 17 2018 in Chicago, USA. Read more

  • Experience state-of-the-art fruit sensor lab at Tomra & Compac's Asia Fruit Logistica stand

    Experience state-of-the-art fruit sensor lab at Tomra & Compac's Asia Fruit Logistica stand

    Visitors to Asia Fruit Logistica 2018 can bring fruit samples to the TOMRA FOOD and COMPAC ‚ÄėFruit Sensing Lab‚Äô at booth 5E28. At The lab visitors can discover in-depth information regarding the internal and external quality and characteristics of each fruit using the latest sensor technologies. Sensor-bases sorting technology ensures consistent quality. Everyone has heard the expression ‚Äėone bad apple spoils the bunch‚Äô, but in today‚Äôs consumer driven world of choice, one bad apple can cause much greater damage by spoiling the brand. That‚Äôs why the top priority of fresh produce… Read more

  • Five¬†major trends impacting the global nut and dried fruit industry

    Five major trends impacting the global nut and dried fruit industry

    Every year, the International Nut and Dried Fruit Council (INC) hosts their World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress. This event provides a platform for seeking opportunities in the nut and dried fruit industry from networking to updates on industry statistics and forecasts. XXXVII Congress, welcomed more than 1,500 participants to the sunny Seville, Spain. The INC Congress offers a three-day program to exchange knowledge, ideas and experiences. Attendees can participate in a variety of round tables, seminars and presentations ranging in topics from industry statistics, market dynamics, crops… Read more

  • Insight from INC Congress 2018: 5 trends facing the nut industry

    Insight from INC Congress 2018: 5 trends facing the nut industry

    Every year, the International Nut and Dried Fruit Council (INC) hosts their World Nut and Dried Fruit Congress. This event provides a platform for seeking opportunities in the nut and dried fruit industry from networking to updates on industry statistics and forecasts. XXXVII Congress, welcomed more than 1,500 participants to the sunny Seville, Spain. The INC Congress offers a three-day program to exchange knowledge, ideas and experiences. Attendees can participate in a variety of round tables, seminars and presentations ranging in topics from industry statistics, market dynamics, crops and… Read more

  • New concerns about aflatoxins in foods can be addressed with state-of-the-art technologies

    New concerns about aflatoxins in foods can be addressed with state-of-the-art technologies

    Food contamination by aflatoxins, which can cause cancer, is worrying scientists and regulators. New concerns about these naturally-occurring poisons, voiced earlier this year by scientific advisors, have provided a stark reminder of the health risk to consumers and the commercial risk to food businesses. Aflatoxins are a problem most commonly encountered with plants grown or foods stored in parts of Asia, Africa, and the United States. This is because the toxins originate in two species of fungus which favour hot and humid climates. In February 2018, however, the European Food Safety… Read more

  • Quality vs. Quantity? How food businesses can increase margins and reduce risks

    Quality vs. Quantity? How food businesses can increase margins and reduce risks

    What matters more for food businesses, quality and safety or quantity? The long-standing consensus among food growers, packers and processors is that quality is crucial. Delivering a high-quality product ‚Äď uniform in size, shape and color and free from contamination, foreign materials and damaged items. Delivering a safe quality product results in maintained consumer trust and maximized sales and profits, whilst ensuring the brand is protected. But does food quality and safety and food quantity have to be opposing factors, so that as output increases quality suffers? The fact is, food… Read more

  • TOMRA named winner in final of the European Business Awards 2017/18

    TOMRA named winner in final of the European Business Awards 2017/18

    Over 450 business leaders from across Europe came together at the two-day event with politicians, ambassadors and academics to celebrate the business achievements of the companies competing in the final stage of Europe‚Äôs biggest and most prestigious business competition. TOMRA was named one of 13 winners following a final live judging session. The competition began last year with over 112,000 business from 34 countries initially considered. After evaluating this initial group, 2,898 businesses were selected as ‚ÄúOnes to Watch‚ÄĚ in December, and after a further review from a panel of… Read more

  • TOMRA expands global technology division

    TOMRA expands global technology division

    Today, premier sorting software and hardware developer and manufacturer, TOMRA, announces the appointment of Felix Flemming to Head of Digital for TOMRA Sorting Solutions. In this role, Felix is leading TOMRA Sorting Solutions’ rapidly developing capabilities in digital technology and building a team of innovators to support this progress. Read more

  • More advanced sorting solutions now available for cherry growers and packers

    More advanced sorting solutions now available for cherry growers and packers

    As BBC Technologies and Compac come together under TOMRA Food, the organizations will be showcasing their innovative, unified offerings at the Global Cherry Summit in Chile on April 25. There, the following optimized, turnkey solutions will be demonstrated: InVision: Compac‚Äôs world leading size, shape, color and blemish grading platform for cherries. It combines powerful imaging, controlled lighting, and cherry rotation with a robust and maintainable design to enable accurate and consistent grading. Freshtracker: Innovative tracking software to which - data from post-harvest processes is… Read more

  • TOMRA Sorting Food, at ANUGA FootTec, the place for sorting innovations

    TOMRA Sorting Food, at ANUGA FootTec, the place for sorting innovations

    A visit to TOMRA's booth at Anuga FoodTec could pay dividends for food processors looking to drive up efficiency and production on their lines. Consistently high quality, reliable ejection of defective products, as well as optimum recycling and less waste of valuable food - this is what TOMRA Sorting Food, part of the TOMRA group of companies with headquarters in Norway, contributes to with innovative sorting systems. As leading manufacturer of sensor-based systems in the field of food processing we will be showcasing our broad portfolio of optical sorters at the Anuga FoodTec in Cologne.… Read more