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  • Surprising results of the Spanish Cherry Season: UNITEC technology Cherry Vision 3.0 keeps its promises

    Surprising results of the Spanish Cherry Season: UNITEC technology Cherry Vision 3.0 keeps its promises

    The Spanish Cherry Season began a few weeks ago and is keeping in suspense the entire cherry supply chain, that is about to complete the work of a whole year. The sector is in turmoil and persistent rains make everything even more complex, but Spanish Packing Houses who have chosen UNITEC technology Cherry Vision 3.0… Read More

  • Job offer, Sales Manager in Spain for one of the leading suppliers of electronic automation in the fruit industry

    Job offer, Sales Manager in Spain for one of the leading suppliers of electronic automation in the fruit industry

    TOPCONTROL was founded by Michael Saltuari in 1991 and is now one of the leading suppliers of electronic automation in the fruit industry. With more than 60 dedicated employees TopControl plays also a vital role in the food sector. To strengthen our sales-team TopControl is looking for a Sales Manager in… Read More

  • A sticker that reduces food waste by extending product shelf life 

    A sticker that reduces food waste by extending product shelf life 

    Approximately one third of food produced for human consumption goes to waste every year, with fruits and vegetables accounting for a significant share. In an effort to reduce the amount of food that ends up in landfills, scientists at StixFresh have developed a sticker that can be applied to fruits to extend their… Read More

  • Macfrut 2019 - Innovative solutions for packaging and logistics management in the fresh produce sector

    Macfrut 2019 - Innovative solutions for packaging and logistics management in the fresh produce sector

    Every year, professionals from the fruit and vegetable sector from Italy and Europe meet at the Macfrut in Rimini. Also this year TopControl was there again to present innovative solutions to the public. A highlight was certainly the semiautomatic multihead processing system MHP1200, which guarantees a significant… Read More

  • VAM WaterTech refreshing agrofood video or how to get continuous supply of pure water, with an efficient re-use of water

    VAM WaterTech refreshing agrofood video or how to get continuous supply of pure water, with an efficient re-use of water

    In a world in which an expanding world population demands increasingly more clean water as a basic necessity and a production resource for healthy food, VAM WaterTech AGF develops innovative water purification solutions for the packaging -and treatment of fresh produce, which makes consumers, the environment and the… Read More

  • Seedless, sweet and productive: spotlight on table grape trends at the Table Grape Meeting

    Seedless, sweet and productive: spotlight on table grape trends at the Table Grape Meeting

    Varietal innovation, but also quality, production techniques and aggregation needs: these are some of the themes addressed at the Table Grape Meeting dedicated to table grapes, hosted by Macfrut on Friday, 10 May. Giacomo Suglia, President of APEO – the association of producers and exporters of table grapes from… Read More

  • Tickets on sale for Asia Fruit Logistica

    Tickets on sale for Asia Fruit Logistica

    The ticket shop is now open for ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA 2019, Asia’s premier business and information hub, which takes place on 4-6 September at AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong. Visitors can save up to 40 per cent on the price of their tickets when purchasing through the ticket shop versus registering onsite in Hong… Read More

  • Properties of canned cardoon hearts in relation to genotype

    Properties of canned cardoon hearts in relation to genotype

    Wild cardoon (Cynara cardunculus L var. sylvestris (Lam.) is widespread in Sicily by several populations and immature flowers were usually collected and cooked during spring utilizing them as traditional starters or for home processing. Sometimes, the capitula heads are sold in local market, both row or already boiled… Read More

  • Blending potato varieties on the rise

    Blending potato varieties on the rise

    Since the humble precursor to modern potato first domesticated in Peru 10,000 years ago, the tuber has branched off into thousands of different varietals. Far from being selectively exclusive, different potato cultivars are often combined during the food manufacturing process to get speciality mixes for unique potato… Read More

  • Constant success: Bizerba again reports record sales

    Constant success: Bizerba again reports record sales

    BIZERBA, a leading provider of weighing, slicing and labeling technology, achieved worldwide sales of 675 million euros in fiscal 2018. Thus, the family-owned company based in Balingen (Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany) again reported record sales like in the same period of the previous year. Bizerba is owned one hundred… Read More