Copefrut Announces its Sustainability Policy and Establishes its Commitment in Social, Economic and Environmental Matters

August 8, 2022 Copefrut

The Chilean company that produces and exports traditional and organic fresh fruit has taken on the challenge of knowing, measuring and managing the impact of its activities, thus joining the UN’s sustainable objectives and becoming one of the pioneers in the industry in promoting this issue.

Inflation Hits Organic Fresh Produce in Q2; Sales Increase 3.7 Percent, Volume Declines 2.8 Percent

August 8, 2022 Organic Produce Network

Higher retail prices of organic fresh produce during the second quarter of 2022 generated a 3.7 percent increase in total organic dollars but also contributed to a decline in organic volume of 2.8 percent, according to Q2 2022 Organic Produce Performance Report issued by the Organic Produce Network (OPN) and Category Partners.

USApple NextGen Silent Auction to Benefit Apples4Ed Bid Now on a Variety of Items, Experiences

August 8, 2022 U.S. Apple Association

The U.S. Apple Association’s NextGen fellows today kicked off a silent auction to benefit USApple’s school nutrition grant program, Apples4Ed. The silent auction, open to everyone, is at: https://secure.qgiv.com/event/usappleauction/items/ or via the Givi app on mobile devices (you must first register on the auction site). The auction runs through August 18, with 100% of the proceeds going to Apples4Ed school grants.

Inteligistics Reduces Bottlenecks and Increases Efficiency with Facility Yard Management Tools

August 8, 2022 Inteligistics

Inteligistics, which has built a suite of smart digital products to monitor and improve efficiency for logistics, supply chain and cold chain management for companies producing and selling perishable products, now brings their technology solutions to bear on a common chokepoint in cold storage facility operations. “Whether it’s because of traffic in a yard, or facilities not ready to load or unload when a truck arrives, a truck that is not moving, is not making money for the grower or shipper or the end customer,” said Rao Mandava, Inteligistics Chairman and President.

Kapi Kapi Makes Major Headway In U.S. Expansion

August 5, 2022 Kapi Kapi Growers

Kapi Kapi Growers, with a commitment to sustainability through the years, is making its presence known in the U.S. market. As one of the leading producers of premium pineapples and bananas in the world, Kapi Kapi has operations on the east coast of the U.S. and is prepared to expand throughout the country. Its dedicated, passionate business development and logistics team is growing partnerships to efficiently and seamlessly manage new produce programs.