BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • AgroFresh to showcase produce freshness innovations at Fruit Logistica, including digital and plant-based Solutions

    AgroFresh to showcase produce freshness innovations at Fruit Logistica, including digital and plant-based Solutions

    AgroFresh Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: AGFS) (“AgroFresh” or the “Company”), a global leader in produce freshness solutions devoted to fighting food loss and waste, today announced that it will be showcasing its innovative products and solutions to global customers at the Fruit Logistica show in Berlin, from April 5 to April 7. Read more

  • AgroFresh deepens its sustainability and ESG commitments

    AgroFresh deepens its sustainability and ESG commitments

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc.(NASDAQ: AGFS), (“AgroFresh” or the “Company”), a global leader in produce freshness solutions devoted to fighting food loss and waste, today released its first Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report. The report kicks off a larger initiative that renews AgroFresh’s commitment to a range of future sustainability goals. This builds on past achievements and reinforces the Company’s dedication to its global customers to deliver products, services and solutions that sustainably help improve produce quality and reduce food loss and waste. Read more

  • Reliable protection for sensitive fruit

    Reliable protection for sensitive fruit

    An unscathed skin preserves the quality and taste of fruit. It keeps them from drying out, and thus from becoming lighter. AGROFRESH drew inspiration from the natural protective membrane when developing VitaFresh. This new coating for citrus fruits, avocados, and mangos is edible and plant-based. VitaFresh offers new opportunities for retailers, helping to influence consumers’ enjoyment of fresh, tasty produce. They are turnkey and easy-to-apply, as part of regular packinghouse operations. The Control-Tec applicator from Agrofresh applies an even coating of this protective layer. It… Read more

  • AgroFresh announces implementation of FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection by Westfalia Fruit to fight food waste

    AgroFresh announces implementation of FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection by Westfalia Fruit to fight food waste

    AgroFresh Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: AGFS), a global AgTech leader in produce freshness solutions devoted to fighting food loss and waste, today announced that Westfalia Fruit, a leading multinational supplier of fresh fruit to international markets, will utilize FreshCloud at its Westfalia Fruit USA operation transforming its quality management systems to support the largest avocado-growing footprint in the world. FreshCloud Quality Inspection is AgroFresh’s proprietary cloud-based platform that digitizes the formerly manual quality control process by capturing, organizing, and analyzing… Read more

  • Squalane, a natural alternative for superficial scald in pears and apples

    Squalane, a natural alternative for superficial scald in pears and apples

    Superficial scald is a significant postharvest disorder of apples and pears, one that’s been in the spotlight since European markets banned residues of diphenylamine (DPA) and ethoxyquin. More than 10 years later, I believe we have an alternative to offer the pear and apple industries. Squalane, a plant-based oil with antioxidant properties, shows strong anti-scald protection in trials I conducted on Packham’s Triumph and Anjou pears, as well as Granny Smith, Fuji and Red Delicious apples in Chile and in Washington — trials I started when I joined Washington State University in 2019. Read more

  • AgroFresh announces implementation of FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection by Starr Ranch Growers to fight food waste

    AgroFresh announces implementation of FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection by Starr Ranch Growers to fight food waste

    AGROFRESH SOLUTIONS, Inc.(NASDAQ: AGFS), a global leader in produce freshness solutions devoted to fighting food loss and waste, today announced that Starr Ranch Growers, a leading Washington produce grower, packer and shipper, has chosen to adopt AgroFresh’s FreshCloud™ Quality Inspection to digitally integrate their quality inspection efforts. The solution uses aggregated data, machine learning and artificial intelligence to sustainably address food waste reduction and derive supply chain insights through the FreshCloud digital platform, allowing for real time decisions with live… Read more

  • VitaFresh™ Botanicals line of 100% plant-based coatings that contribute to reduced food waste and greater sustainability

    VitaFresh™ Botanicals line of 100% plant-based coatings that contribute to reduced food waste and greater sustainability

    In 2021, AGROFRESH, a leading post-harvest solutions company, has launched VitaFresh™ Botanicals, a new line of edible coatings of plant origin. With this, the company aims to meet the growing consumer demand for fresh produce of high organoleptic quality that is safe, sustainable and reduces food waste. At Fruit Attraction 2021, we interviewed Carles DomĂŠnech, Coatings and sanitisers Project Leader at AgroFresh, to explain the main advantages of this new range of "plant-based" coatings. On which products can VitaFresh™ Botanicals be applied and in which countries? It can be… Read more

  • SmartCitrus™ is a quality system designed to meet the specific needs of each of our customers in the citrus postharvest sector

    SmartCitrus™ is a quality system designed to meet the specific needs of each of our customers in the citrus postharvest sector

    Over the last 30 years, the citrus sector has undergone a process of professionalisation and industrialisation, with companies investing heavily in training and technology in order to meet new challenges, commercial requirements and high demands in terms of food safety protocols, the environment, audits and certifications. Therefore, the citrus industry needs comprehensive solutions that ensure and guarantee an excellent transformation process. Aware of this, AGROFRESH has launched SmartCitrus™, whose main objective is to guarantee and serve customers with the specific solution they… Read more

  • New brands for AgroFresh solutions

    New brands for AgroFresh solutions

    AgroFresh Solutions, Inc., a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced the global rebranding for coatings, fungicides, detergents and disinfectants. As the company recently announced, all Tecnidex solutions and operations are now unified under the AgroFresh corporate name. The company has taken advantage of this migration process to renew the trade names of various product categories. Read more

  • AgroFresh Solutions Announces Senior Leadership Appointments in Support of its Long-term, Growth Through Diversification Strategy

    AgroFresh Solutions Announces Senior Leadership Appointments in Support of its Long-term, Growth Through Diversification Strategy

    AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. ("AgroFresh" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: AGFS), a global leader in produce freshness solutions, today announced several appointments to its senior leadership team that are intended to position the Company for consistent, profitable growth and to further drive the Company's diversification strategy. "Following on our commitment to deliver consistent and profitable growth, we recently bolstered our leadership team with several new hires who have seasoned experience to drive a more disciplined execution cadence. I’m excited to add some new capabilities and deeper… Read more